Finding Your Sacred Space – SOS

Chicago Botanic Garden

I’ve been thinking, lately, about the idea of having a sacred space, a place where each of us can go and, quite simply, breathe. For me, that sacred space is the Chicago Botanic Garden. When I visit I slow down and am brought back to center.   It’s not far from the city but feels… 

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Besh Cabinets – Going Green

Kitchen by Besh Cabinets

You know those people you immediately like? Instantaneously? Like they were created just to be in your inner circle? Becky Shankle is one of those people. Our first meeting was at Busy Bee in Raleigh where we each ordered a beer and discussed her newest entrepreneurial adventure (great start huh?). It’s an extension of her… 

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Ruby Toys

Ruby Toys

I was born in 1949 and brought up in the north west London suburb of Harrow, most famous for its school, the school to which Winston Churchill went in the last decade of the nineteenth century. But to young boys in England in those early post war years, one of our greatest delights was to… 

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Winter Beach – SOS

Winter Waves and Rocks

One of my most favorite things EVER is the beach in the winter. In North Carolina, we are lucky enough to enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches along the East Coast. I think this opinion can be backed up by the sheer number of Ohioans and New Jerseyites that flock to our coast in… 

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Proverb – SOS

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Our Something on Sunday (SOS) series is a collection of little thoughts, images and ideas to brighten your day.  Sunday is either the beginning or end of the week, depending how you look at it. We hope our SOS posts will help you finish your week on a high note, or inspire you for the… 

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