My name is Grace and I’m glad you’re here! This is the place where you can find new ideas and encouragement to help live your best life! Now’s the day to try something new, and I’ll be right there with you along the way. Stay awhile and give life a go ❤

A Woman’s Legacy

It’s the Summer of ’97. The morning sun overflowed into the living room while we sat together next to the corner window. With my orange flavored Push-Up, the pull out couch still unmade, and Bob Barker explaining the rules of Plinko on the television, it was a classic start to a beautiful day with Grandma. … Read More

Small Town Series: Tarpon Springs, FL

Welcome to Florida’s beautiful Gulf Coast! Just under an hour North from the famous St. Pete Beach, and a quick 30 minutes away from the super popular Clearwater lies a Pinellas county beach side town that holds a name all of it’s own. Named after the abundant amounts of fish filled waters, Tarpon Springs is … Read More

Small Town Series: Maryville, TN

Far off to the Eastern side of Tennessee lies a close suburb of Knoxville that’s ready to make a name all of it’s own. Sometimes overshadowed by the nearby bustling city and it’s mountain neighbor of Gatlinburg, the town of Maryville is here to be seen as a captivating college town, a Smoky Mountain getaway, … Read More

Healthy and Delicious Blueberry Smoothie

I have been on the lookout for a morning drink that will not only boost my energy and health, but also actually taste super yummy. This smoothie is perfect for those in that similar search. This super simple recipe is something that my brother, a personal trainer, created and really stands by. When I first … Read More

“From the mountains of Virginia to the Texas Plains

there is a Southern way of life and it begins with

hospitality and a proper emphasis on good cooking.” 

-Winifred G. Cheney