The Best Yes by Lysa Terkuerst.

The Best Yes blog tour at www.thesoutherninstitute.com

This post is part of Lysa TerKeurst’s “The Best Yes” Blog Tour which I am delighted to be a part of along with many other inspiring bloggers. To learn more and join us, CLICK HERE. Does the quote above speak to you in any way? It does … [Continue reading]

On friends and sunglasses.

Firmoo review atwww. thesoutherninstitute.com

Last year turned out to be a pretty great month. I turned forty years old… FORTY! Do you remember the fundraiser for Enchanted Makeovers that I posted about? Maybe you contributed! If so, thank you so very much, because you were one of the many … [Continue reading]

SONP 2014: Old Navy Re-Fashion

dress sitting

What it the Summer of No Pants series, you might ask? The Summer of No Pants, or SONP, is a summer-long handmade style series. From the first day of summer to the last, we ditch our pants in favor of skirts and dresses. We’re celebrating … [Continue reading]

Lime-Coconut Krispie Treats

Lime-Coconut Krispie Treats from The Southern Institute

Rice Krispie Treats are one of our favorite treats to make. They're gluten-free and just plain yummy. I've loved them ever since I was a child. Abby and I have had a lot of fun experimenting with different flavors and shapes over the past several … [Continue reading]

I’m Forty! (A Fundraiser for Enchanted Makeovers)

Enchanted Makeovers

1974. The year I was born. Yesterday I turned 40 years old, and I kind of can't believe it. For the last few months I have been pretty excited about this birthday milestone. It seems like forty is the age where you're past a lot of the "hard" … [Continue reading]