Real Mom Style: What to Wear to Pure Barre #RealMomStyle


I have a new obsession and it’s one that is good for me, Pure Barre!

For Valentine’s Day my husband got me a one month unlimited membership to Pure Barre. And yes this was an amazing gift!

I have been trying to get back in shape, unsuccessfully, and it has been a bumpy up and down road. I just have not found the thing that  I love and fully embraced. I start and stop and I just needed to find the right thing for me. I finally found it in Pure Barre.

Pure Barre for me is the perfect combination of total body workout, stress relief and relaxation/energizing. I know it makes no sense, I guess you will just have to try it for yourself to understand.

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Spectacular Specs from Visionworks


People notice your glasses. When you look someone in the eye who wears glasses you can’t help but notice they style of their glasses so picking a pair of frames is a big deal. In the past I have bought my glasses and prescription sunglasses from my eye doctor and while I love them I felt very limited on my selection especially for prescription sunglasses. Then I discovered Visionworks and I felt like a kid in a candy store, so many selections! Continue Reading

Decorating with Maps – Modern Map Art


I love maps and as I redecorated my living room I decided to incorporate them in my new decor. Maps make great art but if they have personal meaning then they are more than just decor they have meaning. We live in Columbus, Ohio and really love where we live. It’s where all of our family is and it is where we have always lived. My husband and I met in high school here in Columbus, Ohio and we both went to Ohio State so this really and truly is home.

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M/I Homes Coming to Minerva Park


Columbus, Ohio is a growing city.

Did you know that per the Census Bureau the population of Columbus, Ohio hit 2,021,632 in 2015, up about 1.2 percent from 1,997,308?

The city of Columbus, Ohio is ranked the 15th largest in the country and the the metro area is ranked 32nd.



Columbus, Ohio is growing and that means we need more housing. The millennial generation is finally settling down, they are getting married, starting families and buying houses. Where do millennials want to live? Inside the 270-outer belt. If you have looked much around Columbus, Ohio finding a new build inside the outer belt is like finding a needle in a haystack… until now. M/I Homes Minerva Park is building 250 new homes not only inside the outer belt but as part of the Village of Minerva Park with Westerville City Schools. This is a big deal!

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Spring Style: White Embroidered Jeans and Cold Shoulder Sweaters


It’s the first day of spring but the weather in Ohio somehow doesn’t know it. I am patiently waiting to wake up to a day without frost so that I can start wearing super cute spring clothes like these white jeans with embroidery on them. I found these mid rise embroidered best girlfriend jeans in white at GAP (on sale for $47.99) and they are fabulous. These white jeans are cropped and not too fitted plus the embroidery down the leg is not only on trend but super cute!

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