4 Inspirational Books for Women Perfect for Summer

Summer is upon us! The kids are home from school, family schedules slow down and more people take a few days off to rest and relax. Diving into a few inspirational books for women as you lounge poolside is a great way to pass a lazy, summer day. Or, maybe you’re heading to the beach and want a light read with a moving message. Beach reads aren’t always known for being great literary works, but do you really want to be reading “War and Peace” while you soak up the sun? Here are some of the best inspirational books to read  Here are … [Read more...]

Summer Foot Care Tips for Beautiful and Healthy Feet

Summer is almost here and with temperatures rising I am looking forward to tank tops and flip flops.  In fact, a lot of the time I don't even bother with the flip flops.  I have a tendency to wander around barefoot...including in the garden which sometimes makes for a few painful moments!  Because my feet get abused quite a bit, I need all the help I can get when it comes to summer foot care tips.  My feet tend to have calluses and when I DO want to go show off in a pair of strappy sandals I want to make sure they are looking their best.  If … [Read more...]

Must Have Summer Fashion Accessories for a Bold and Beautiful Wardrobe

I live in the south and it's already close to 90 degrees some days.  I pull out my summer clothes around mid-March and they stay in my closet all the way through early November.  Since I spend so much time in summer clothes, I don't mind spending a few extra dollars for something that is high quality.  Of course, pants and a shirt are only the basics when it comes to your wardrobe.  While I don't spend a ton of money on hundreds of extras, there are a few basic summer fashion accessories that I try to include in my summer wardrobe.  What sort … [Read more...]

Easy Ways to Stay Cool in Summer

With the oppressive heat of a southern summer already here, I am looking for easy ways to stay cool in summer. I grew up in New England and while we certainly had our fair share of hot weather, summer was generally bearable.  Fast forward a few  years and after college I headed down to Texas and then on to Georgia, where summers are brutal and the humidity is so thick you could cut it with a knife.  Most summer days have us holed up in the house with the air conditioner struggling to keep the temperature below 80 degrees.  While living in the … [Read more...]