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This Oregon Artisan Is On A Mission To Keeping Woo...

Inspired by furniture designer Sam Maloof, along with Danish modernist icons Finn Juhl and Hans Wegner, former U.S. military officer and woodland firefighter Justin Nelson began Fernweh Woodworking out of his Bend, Oregon, garage workshop in 2015. A self-taught woodworker who is just as passionate about design, Nelson has a catalog of small-batch minimalist tables (such as the Tripod Tables, below) and chairs, all designed and produced in-house. “I view myself as just a beginner woodworker and designer, and to some extent I hope to always feel that way,” he says. “No matter how much you learn, you should always...
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BALANCE: HOME, HEALTH + EXPECTATIONS | ft. Marceil...

This is the third of our “Remain Calm” livestream series. Hosted by Daniella Squicquero of The Hilton Head Life + The Beaufort Life. This session, I’m joined by the gorgeous and multi-faceted Marceilla Beach, mom of two adorable littles and owner of two successful businesses. In this video, we talk all about balance — what it means, both in the home and for our health. We also dive into the world of expectations, and how they have shifted not only with the rise of social media, but in the new (albeit temporary) world of even more abundant time to scroll....
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SBA, PPP + Small Business Tips: Financial Market U...

This is the second of our “Remain Calm” livestream series, hosted by our very own Daniella Squicquero.   __________ This session, I’m joined by my friend, the knowledgeable and wonderfully genuine Mark Cutler, Assistant Vice President and Branch Leader of Truist Bank (formerly BB&T) in Beaufort, SC. We talk insights and updates on the financial market, and you’ll get the inside scoop from an industry pro on some hot button issues: SBA, the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), and more. During this time of uncertainty, I hope you’ll find value in the words and insights of several awesome pros in various...
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Bi-Coastal Real Estate Market Update: From SC to A...

This is the first of our “Remain Calm” livestream series. Hosted by Daniella. Joining me in this first installment is my beautiful, real estate rockstar, Hall-of-Famer friend, Audra Soto, all the way from Arizona. We swap insights and updates on the real estate market, as well as some discussion on self-care and its importance not only now, but always. It was so wonderful to have her on and hear what’s going on in her neck of the woods, as well as her ideas on how best to stay safe, healthy and sane with those things within our control. During this...
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