Vogue Knitting Live 2018

I had so much fun at Vogue Knitting Live! Spending time with family, touching all of the yarn, and meeting up with Instagram FiberFriends made the day perfect (I learned the term “FiberFriends” from GGMadeIt). Click the video to watch my highlights from our Saturday adventures. I’m not the type of person to walk up…

Summer Skin Care Reminder

Today is the first day of summer and if you’re anything like me you’re looking forward to days at the beach or park or somebody’s cookout. With all the fun that we have planned, we need to make sure that our fun in the sun is actually safe. There is this misconception that people with…

Shelton Family Trip: National Museum of African American History

My husband and I took our 3 kids to visit the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture earlier this month and our time exploring our rich history was eye opening and inspiring. I was in awe from the moment I spotted the museum. Its big brown structure with crisp sharp edges definitely…

We Need to Check the Facts

What do you do when someone tells you, no? Do you go with the flow, accepting their explanation of why you cannot have what you asked for? Do you walk away upset, but move on to the next bullet on your agenda? Or do you get your life in order and check the facts? Well,…