Webster defines "nurture" in the following ways: (Verb) 1. care for and encourage the growth or development of. (Noun) 1. the process of caring for and encouraging the growth or development of someone or something. Synonyms: encouragement, promotion, fostering, development, cultivation, upbringing, education, and environment. Apx. 16 years ago, I stood up in a small [...]


Webster defines "free" in the following ways: 1. Not determined by anything beyond its own nature or being. 2. Relieved from or lacking something and especially something unpleasant or burdensome. 3. Not bound, confined or detained by force. It's not ironic that today is celebrated as Independence day for our nation, and that this is [...]

The Blue Ridge Chick

Hey Yall! I'm Brooke; the maker, artist, designer and dreamer behind all things Blue Ridge Chicks! I am Mountain girl, Born and raised in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina. I love to create lovely things that uplift, motivate, and stir up inner potential! I am a little hippie, and a [...]