2019 Alice Fest

Alice Fest returns to Durham, N.C., on Sunday, March 10, 2019! What is Alice Fest? Alice Fest is a one-day film festival. The tagline is “Films by women. For everyone.” It is typically held in March in honor of Women’s History Month in the Full Frame Theater in Durham, N.C., in association with the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. Alice Fest is free and open to the public.

Casseroles for Christmas Morning

When the holidays roll around each year, I have these grandiose visions of cooking a big breakfast for everyone. (Just call me Clark!) It never really works out quite right, though. I end up a little more stressed than I wanted. The timing on our food is rarely right. And, somehow, the kitchen is messier than ever. But this year I finally figured out how to work smart, not hard.

2019 MCDFF

The 2019 Meredith College Documentary Film Festival is happening on Sunday, January 27th, starting at 2:00 PM. It’s free and open to the public. I’ll be returning to my Alma mater to host the festival this year! More information about the films screening at the festival is available on the Meredith College website. Not familiar with the Meredith College campus? Download a map for free. The festival is held in Carswell Auditorium. Follow me

2018 Year In Review

It’s the end of the year. I have a few year-end rituals. Do you? One of my favorites is the year-in-review blog post. I like taking the time to stop, reflect, and appreciate all that transpired over the last 12 months. I find that filling my heart with gratitude for what happened – both the good and bad – gives me strength for the new year. (Related: Read my 2017,

My Baby Registry Must Have List

Samantha just turned one. I am still having a tough time believing she’s a toddler. But now that a few friends and family are expecting the arrival of their own littles, I find myself reflecting on pregnancy and our first year with a baby. Holy moly, it’s been a wild ride. There are a few things that made that first year much easier. If you’re expecting and feeling overwhelmed by