The Ultimate Baby Shower Gift!

Family, Life

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying, “There is more joy in giving than in receiving.” I really do feel that way. I absolutely love giving gifts! Wedding gifts, baby shower gifts are probably my favorite.  Making gifts personal to the recipient is so fun, and I try to get something they may never buy for […]

May 11, 2018

English Strawberry Tea Cake


This week I decided to share one of my favorite cake recipes with you! English Strawberry Tea Cake is light, delicious and perfect for a Spring or Summer dessert.  What a better time to share it since strawberries are officially in season here in North Carolina!  Last weekend we took the short trip to Patterson […]

May 7, 2018

Strawberry Picking at Patterson Farms, Mt. Ulla NC


Who says you can’t escape the city for some good ole fashion fun on a farm? This past weekend we made a short trip (about 40 minutes) north of Charlotte to Patterson Farm in Mt. Ulla, NC for strawberry picking.  The landscape at Patterson Farm is so picturesque. Sprawling strawberry fields, beautiful old red barns […]

May 3, 2018