Grateful for Classical Beauties

Grateful For Classical Beauties

Times, they are a’changing, but the things I’m grateful for this month are classic and hopefully stand the test of time. Without further ado… Instagram Do you believe in miracles? Well, I have proof they exist. Somehow Instagram (at least the...

State of the Union

You’ve Got a Friend In Me

You guys, it’s time. I’ve debated making any grand political statements in relation to The Real Good Life but when the business = me (and one behind the scenes, like-minded gal), I think I’m doing a disservice to both the business...

Lucy on the Chocolate Line is Exactly How I Feel

A Rewrite for the Golden Rule in 2017

Earlier this morning I stepped out of the shower and started my normal morning routine. It begins by looking down and being discouraged by the cellulite bumps and love handles looking back at me. It continues as I scrutinize every pore...

OAW Chapter

Do It Now: Open Your Own OAW Chapter

One of my goals this year is “seek out adventures with my girls, Randy, by myself, and with friends.” February will be all about the girls (Eggroll specifically – she’s going to be three and she starts her first dance class...

Gimme Some Sugar

New Contest Alert!

Y’all… We need some loving around here, stat! For all sorts of reasons (not the least of which is winter, blah!), I know a lot of folks are feeling grumbly right about now. Fear not, dear friends, because the month of love...

Grateful for Things to Combat Winter

Grateful for Things That Combat Winter

Last weekend I went to my last holiday party for the season. There, instead of a white elephant exchange, we did a favorite things exchange. I walked away with a lovely lemon sugar body lotion, Madame J’s raspberry jam, and an 8-pack...

The Best of 2016 #GirlBoss Books

My Favorite #Girlboss Books of 2016

As I shared on Instagram, I had a (crazy) goal of taking in 75 books in 2016. All that time in the kitchen and on the road allows for quality time with my audiobook selection. (That is unless it’s election season...

2017 Phrase of the Year

2017 Is All About Quality Time

In the past, there have been three words. There have been full-fledged strategic plans. This year, with the help of Lara Casey’s PowerSheets, I have a little bit of both. If you’re a goal-setting nerd like me, then definitely check out...

Today I am grateful for you

Together, We Did It

It is not a complete holiday season for me until I’ve watched the National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation movie at least four times. Short of the tree starting on fire, that was every Christmas I had growing up. They were stressful, hilarious,...

Kitchen is closed until January 4th.

Closed for the Holidays

I hope y’all are in the mood for pizza delivery, because this gal is on vacation next week. That’s right – I’ve got big plans to hang with the hubby, my ladies, and my daydreams. I’ll be back next Wednesday evening...

Happy Healthy Halloween Event

Happy Healthy Halloween Event This Sunday

Ever get sick of the candy overload on Halloween that makes your kids CRAZY and sugar-crazed? So do the good ladies behind the MKE Moms Blog! I am so excited to join them for the Happy Healthy Halloween event this Sunday (October...

Sold Out

September 21 Delivery Sold Out

Oh my gosh, you guys. It barely took 24 hours and we are sold out again! As a staff of one, time is my biggest constraint. I guess I might have to start investigating hiring some help. Jeez. I hoped this...

Dinner Table

Our First Menu Is Live!

Here we go, friends! The menu for The Real Good Life’s first delivery is open for orders. We will deliver between 2 and 5 pm on Wednesday, September 14th. For more details about how this works, please check out these pages....

Riverworks 2016 Dolphin Pool Contest

The Real Good Life Is A 2016 Dolphin Pool Finalist

Okay, so I still have a little work to do before we should truly celebrate, but let’s get excited anyway. The Riverworks Center has included The Real Good Life in a group of six finalists for their 2016 Dolphin Pool contest. (WOO!)...

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