Category: Gifts

Giveaway: SCOUT Bags, Tweed, & RVA

Giveaway: SCOUT Bags, Tweed, & RVA

Today combines three of my favorites – SCOUT bags, Tweed and RVA! I love SCOUT bags and use them for so many things. They’re my go-to summer bag for the beach and the pool, and my favorite for running around town. Not to mention how […]

A Blooming Business

A Blooming Business

Carrie Walters is Paper Rose. You may have seen her beautiful flowers at the Brunch Market this past spring, or in various places around RVA. Her flowers are truly amazing. I loved getting to know the creative artist behind these beautiful works of art. What […]

Duck Favorites

Duck Favorites

Friday Favorites is all about Duck, NC! In addition to the beautiful beaches, Duck, NC is a charming little town and one of our favorite vacation destinations. It’s a beautiful spot between the sound and the sea and there are so many fun places to […]

Local Finds at Shops at 5807

Local Finds at Shops at 5807

Let’s talk about one of RVA’s many eclectic, fun, local gift shops! The Shops at 5807 is a concept store, owned by sisters Leigh Johnson and Anne Brasfield, located at 5807 Patterson Avenue. It’s a unique shopping experience for the customer, as well as a […]

Celebrating MOM!

Celebrating MOM!

Today’s Friday Favorites are all about MOM! I know it sounds so cliché and every mom says it, but honestly we mean it when we say our favorite gifts are the ones our kids make…and time…time is such a great gift. Ok…so maybe a little […]

Celebrating with an Evelyn Henson Giveaway

Celebrating with an Evelyn Henson Giveaway

“Evelyn Henson is dedicated to creating colorful fine art and gifts that inspire you to lead a brightly decorated life.” I had the pleasure of chatting with Evelyn and she’s as joyful and colorful as her artwork! Evelyn graduated from college and wasn’t quite sure […]

Celebrate Your Teacher!

Celebrate Your Teacher!

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week! Although our schools celebrated last week, along with many other schools, most schools will be celebrating this week. Wow, our teachers are amazing! We’ve had some fantastic teachers over the years who truly love what they do and we love […]

All Things Pineapple

All Things Pineapple

I have always loved pineapples. I love the southern meaning behind them “hospitality” but I’ve also loved the newest slogan I share with my teenage daughter often “Stand Tall, Wear a Crown, and Be Sweet on the Inside.”   Last week I found some really […]

Friday Favorites from RVA Living

Friday Favorites from RVA Living

What’s better than Friday? How about a look at a few Friday Favorites from RVA Living? One of the things we love about RVA is the incredible selection of unique things to do, see, eat, and enjoy. That’s why we’ve designated Friday as a special […]

Turning Passion into Business

Turning Passion into Business

I love Etsy. It’s my go-to place for fun finds. It’s a wonderful place for unique gifts. And it’s just a great place to browse for inspiration and fun anytime. But most of all, I love Etsy because I can find really unique gifts and […]