Teacher Gifts: What My Kids are Gifting

Happy Monday! We are in the home stretch! Field day, Fifth Grade Day, awards day, class party, Memorial Day…safe to say Bodie isn’t learning a whole lot of new material these next two weeks. And that’s okay! He’s having fun with his friends and savoring his last few days of elementary school. Emery finished middle […]

Back to School: Teacher Surcee

Happy Monday! Summer vacation is dwindling down (but not the temps) in many parts of the country and I set aside some time this week to make sure the kids have everything they need for back to school. This includes surcees for teachers. I’m not above a little bribery, especially when I know my children […]


Happy Hump Day, friends! It’s been a week and I want to celebrate making it to the halfway point with a fun giveaway. The giveaway is over on my Instagram feed, so enter there. My handle is @emerybodie if you don’t follow along already. I received my first Christmas order yesterday, which inspired the giveaway. […]

It’s Oyster Season!

September 1st kicks off oyster season in South Carolina. As the saying goes, only eat oysters in months with an “R.” Therefore, September, October, November, December, January, February, March and April are the safe oyster eating months. Steer clear of them in the warm summer months when bacteria levels in the water tend to be […]

Small Business Saturday: Modern Forestry

Modern Forestry is a local candle company here in South Carolina that produces the most amazing candles and they’re all totally safe; no icky chemicals. I am pleased as punch that my fall and holiday scents are here! “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” is my motto, so I stuck with the best sellers […]

Spring Is Here at Emery Bodie!

I’m so excited to share new merch available on my Shopify site.  I placed my order for these fabulous new Swig prints MONTHS ago and they finally arrived.  I couldn’t wait to slap some vinyl on these babies.  The new designs are Hawaiian Punch and You Glow Girl.  Hawaiian Punch is a seriously bright, vibrant […]