Playing Outdoors with My Girls #C2Play2Day

The weather is finally cooling down here in Columbia, SC. Before now I hated to even walk outside to my car and its less than 7 steps away from my door. It was just too hot! Now that the weather is cooler, and that summer will be over tomorrow, I feel more comfortable spending more time outside with my girls. Join me and my girls, along with thousands of other families, and pledge to play outside with Clorox2. You can find the Clorox2 Play 2Day Pledge hub here: We … [Read more...]

Hopefully Moving Next Year – Finding the Best Places to Live in Charlotte


If lifestyle, affordability and economic growth are factors you look for when deciding where to live, look no further than Charlotte, North Carolina. The cities that surround greater Charlotte area are just as breathtaking and have something to offer for finding your next house. North Carolina offers the nation's sixth largest coastline, and the state has everything from sandy dunes, peaceful wildlife preserves, and some of the best residential areas you could want. Best Areas to Live In … [Read more...]

Juice in the City: $4 for $8 Worth of Healthy Food & Drinks at Berrybrook Farm #JITC #Charlotte #Juicy Deal

About Berrybrook Farm Berrybrook Farm, established in 1972, the same year I was born, bills itself as “oldest and most well-established natural food store in Charlotte, North Carolina”. This natural food pantry offers special orders, mail order, and even has a juice bar with sandwiches, smoothies, soups, and juices!   The Deal Get 50% off your try-it when you spend $4 for $8 worth of healthy food and drinks. Good food, made daily, served fresh. How can you go wrong? Besides the local … [Read more...]

Juice in the City – $5 for $10 at Nothing But Noodles #JITC #Charlotte


About Nothing But Noodles Nothing but Noodles is a fast-casual restaurant dedicated to providing the highest quality, best tasting, made to order noodle and global pasta dishes available. We fill the void between the typical fast-food outlet that so many people frequent due to lack of choices and time constraints and a full service dining experience that is both costly and time consuming. Within 15 minutes of entering the store, customers are enjoying a wok-seared bowl of noodles or a garden … [Read more...]

Juice in the City: 1/2 off Coffee Drinks at Lake Wylie Coffee House #Charlotte #JITC


About Lake Wylie Coffee Lake Wylie Coffee found the best blend of taste, roast, and flavor to create the fabulous and freshest coffee in the county. They are the only coffee house in Lake Wylie, true enough, but even if there were 100 coffee houses in Lake Wylie we'd still be knocking on their door bright and early every morning for a cup of their tasty brew. They also serve yummy food too - ice cream, gyros, sandwiches, pastries, and more - all day long. But we say you check them out on a … [Read more...]

1st Day of School – My baby is a big girl!

Today was the 1st day of school for Lulu and Coco. I’ve been waiting for this day for 5 1/2 years – LOL! Coco started kindergarten today and Lulu started 2nd grade. Although Lulu is an old hat when it comes to starting school, they were both new students today since we’re in a new school district. What was funny to me was that, as I was getting in the shower they both woke up (in my bed!!), and hugged each other and started talking excited about school. When I got out of the shower and was … [Read more...]