I have been a furniture painting machine lately. Of course, it hasn't been my furniture, but whatevs...Read More
Over past few months I've been learning a lot more about how to use essential oils to replace the chemicals and not-so-great products in our home. There are sooo many benefits to using essential oils in your diet, skin care regimen & household cleaning products! Today I want to share one of my new favorite bath and body products with you!Read More
I want to give you a few tips on choosing the right candle for you & I have a FREE Candle Care Guide to help you extend the life and quality of any candle!
Did you know that there is more to choosing a candle than just deciding which fragrance is your favorite? I'll admit that I didn't; not until five years ago.Read More
Have you ever sat in a room in your house and thought to yourself, 'This room just isn't working for me. It doesn't seem like anything fits.' But when you start trying to figure out what to move, you find you like it all?
This is exactly what was happening with me, only it wasn't a room in my house.Read More
Since we brought Lula home there have been many times when I have asked myself why I thought I had time for a puppy. I’m forced to shorten my days away from home. When I am at home, inventory creation can only happen in managed chunks of time. When I’m working online I have to be efficient and take breaks to play tug with my energetic puppy.
It’s almost like having a toddler...Read More
Jennifer and I are so excited to bring this vision to life. Our focus is on style & comfort for plus size fashions. We will be hosting a sneak peak event at Vintage Warehouse of Spartanburg January 27th from 10a to 4p. Come see what we have to offer and bring a friend who is looking for more options in plus size design!Read More
I was chatting with a friend over coffee and she was talking about her martial arts practice. One of the first things they learn is how to fall without hurting themselves. I was overwhelmed with the feeling that this - Fall - was my focus word. It took a couple more weeks of reflection to understand exactly why.Read More
Ecclesiastes 3 has always been somewhat of a touchstone passage for me. When things seem to be crumbling I try to remind myself that it is just a season and things will get better. It can be hard to stay positive when it seems like the troubles keep coming one after another. In fact it becomes incredibly easy to start going backwards and list out every thing that has gone wrong in the past year, two years, even five years.Read More
It happens to the best of us. We find a cute piece of fashion jewelry that we love and we wear it every day for months. After a while we notice that it's starting to look a little rough...Read More
Suddenly, I'm commiserating with Bathsheba. I didn't cheat on my husband & I don't think that God took my son away, but It's been a really hard couple of years. I would be lying if I didn't admit that in some of my darker moments I question if I'm somehow to blame for losing my son.Read More
"This is Danielle, she's number one." That's how Daddy introduced me. Anytime he talked about his daughters he would tag our number after the name for reference. I was the oldest, so I was number one, on down to the youngest, number four.Read More
This Sunday will be James’s first birthday. There will be no smash cake, no adorable photo shoot, no big party to celebrate our baby getting another year older. Just reminders of all of the things we missed out on this year. No first laughs, no sleepless nights because he isn’t feeling well, no tummy time or learning to crawl.Read More
The Essential Necklaces take an hour and a half to two hours to create making the price point a bit higher than my other designs but the versatility of this piece makes it worth the investment! In this video I go over 5 different ways to wear the Essential Necklace and how to pair it with with my Essential Pendant to take it to the next level.Read More
I get asked all the time how long is takes to make a candle from start to finish. The answer? Three Days. Of course, I can produce 30-50 at once if I have the bottles, but it is not a simple process.Read More
In South Carolina we love college football & our state flag! This Collection really steps up your game day outfit! You are going to be showing these off to all our your friends. Even better, you can personalize them for no extra charge!Read More
I have a love for stories. I just love to know more about the people we share this earth with. I also have an insatiable appetite for inspiration. The more stories I hear the more I think of creative ways to tell those stories.Read More
My heart is so heavy. The past few weeks have been full of moments that slam the breath right out of me and drop me to my knees with overwhelming grief. Two weeks ago, in the middle of an ordinary day, something as simple as a promotional mailer set my world in a bit of a tailspin that I haven't pulled out of yet.Read More
Mothering isn't solely reserved for the women that gave birth to a child. Even those of us with wonderful mothers also have a village of women and men who impacted our lives and raised us up to be who we are.Read More
Yesterday marked a year since we saw those two pink lines that said we would be parents. This Christmas has been incredibly difficult for Jason and I but it was filled with love and family.Read More
From the moment I began designing James's Joy I started thinking of other scriptures and songs that inspired me and I decided that I would create a special line for these designs. This Blessings Necklace is the second in that collection.Read More