Sail into 2017 with Sperry

One of my 2017 New Year’s goals is to learn to sail. Sailing has been a long-time fascination of mine ever since I went on a week-long sailing adventure in the Bahamas when I was in college as part of a photojournalism class I was taking. The trip was part pleasure (lots of great photo […]


Now is probably a good time to introduce you to my obsession with Lilly Pulitzer. Let’s just get that out of the way…! In 2002 I had no idea who Lilly Pulitzer was. But turns out one of my good friends did. That’s because one of my best friends since the second grade named Jenny Mac, […]

The Pampered Pup


Did you know that coconut oil is not just good for cooking and good for your skin, but also good for your dog?! Neither did we! And you can actually make coconut oil doggie treats (thanks Pinterest) that are super easy and will make your dog’s coat shine and keep their joints and teeth healthy too. We […]

Safe Sun Protection?

Over the years we’ve become increasingly more concerned about what we put in our bodies and on our skin. With the prevalence of cancer in our society today, it’s no surprise we’re finally paying attention to potential toxic culprits, especially those that may lurk in our personal products (like sunscreen) and food. Gone are the […]

Sounds of Summer

What music are you listening to this summer? Do you have a beach jam playlist or workout mix that inspires you to keep movin’ and groovin’ or just chillin’ poolside all summer long? If it’s winter where you are, what jams instantly transport you to those endless hot summer days? We’ve made a list of […]

Wilson Grand Adventures

Traveling Full-time in our renovated RV

Recipe in a Bottle

Connecting to Friends, Old and New, Through Recipes, Gardens, and Dinner Parties

Kind Food, Kind You

Kindness and tolerance toward all people, all creatures and the environment. Appreciating differences. Ways of eating that promote the saving of animals and health for ourselves.

Maryland Housewife

Working harder at home than I ever did at work


Hope in the goodness of Humanity.