Imagine a world in which all children can see themselves in the pages of a book. For example, my family is multiracial. Twenty years ago, I wouldn’t be able to find a children’s book that portrayed our uniqueness. Even...
"Chic," "modern," and "on-trend" may not be the first words that come to mind when you think about your local thrift stores. But with a little creativity and inspiration, you might just be able to transform your living space...
I hate filing taxes! This task is an unhappy annual tradition for all working adults. Except for my husband, who at the moment of our marriage and the words "filing jointly," discovered he didn't need to worry about taxes...
Thunder was grumbling in the distance as the warm, wet cloud of humidity wrapped around my skin. The cicadas in the trees serenaded me as my feet sloshed through the warm puddles not yet soaked into the grass, and...
Want to get away? Do you wish you could go on an adventure but don't have the money? All you have to do is crack open a book. Reading has always been my way of escaping reality. Through books,...
It was last spring when those squishy creepy-crawly wannabe butterflies first came into my life. My son happened across a book at the library about raising monarch butterflies. He read through the book and then showed me a picture...
As a local small business owner who has had the doors open for just over one year, we were on cloud nine. We had spent the last 12 months continuing to be creative in what we offered in order...
May 4th marks a commemorative day in our house. Something we observe along with many other people in the world. I never thought I would be one of those people, but when your husband is a fanatic and you...
Almost instantaneously, as soon as I knew I'd be a parent, I became hyper-aware of anything that could affect my son's well-being. With that, having a green(er) house became a priority. So, I began a quest to find greener...
During these troubled times, it is wonderful to have a mental escape, and there is no better way than through a good book! I believe children almost universally enjoy being read to, even well after they have learned to...

In + Around St. Augustine

Learning to Love a Florida Fall

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Leaves falling on the ground, football, apple pie baking, PSL, and Hocus Pocus continuously playing on my tv — all signs that fall is...