Inspirational stories, with the occasional sweet treat

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Immeasurably More

Immeasurably More

Happy Friday my beautiful people!  After many weeks of neglecting Sugar and Strength, I feel I can finally take a deep breath and relax from all of the hustle and bustle that has been occurring. Now I know all four of my faithful readers will […]

Motivation Tuesday

Motivation Tuesday

I know I know…”motivation” and “Tuesday”, don’t rhyme….sorry, no fun hashtags for this one.  Since today’s weather is pretty crappy outside in Upstate South Carolina, I wanted to send some uplifting vibes to brighten the day.   Someone once told me to not bite off […]

Ashley M.

Ashley M.

I am all about this warm weather!  I love warm weather, the only time I like cooler weather is October-December, after  that I’m over it.  To go with this uplifting weather, I have another inspirational story for you all.  Today’s story comes from Ashley.  I […]

Made Worthy Boutique

Made Worthy Boutique

Happy Friday friends!  A few months ago, I decided I wanted to start promoting small business owners in the area to help inspire those who are also looking to become entrepreneurs, and I featured The Honeycomb Hair Salon.  Well today I am so incredibly excited […]

Tina A.

Tina A.

Happy Tuesday!  So I know I have been a little M.I.A with posts the last few weeks, but believe me when I tell you there is SO much going on in our lives, that I will definitely write about at a later time, and I […]

Jade C.

Jade C.

It’s Feature Friday time! I had the pleasure of meeting Jade last December at a Christmas party.  All of the wonderful things I had heard about her prior to meeting in person, proved true.  She has a strong faith and a powerful story that I […]

Facing Modern Day Goliath

Facing Modern Day Goliath

The past week I have been very slack on putting any content on my blog…really on my social media as well.  My mind has been mush.  There is so much going on that my brain does not want to function or process.  Don’t get me […]

Chia Pudding Pancakes

Chia Pudding Pancakes

I am in love with South Carolina weather this week, it’s absolutely perfect.  Something about the spring weather that seems to put everyone in a better mood.  Or maybe it’s just me that is in a better mood, and I’m more pleasant to be around […]

Andrea B.

Andrea B.

Happy Friday to you-you beautiful people you!! Today’s feature on the blog is my sweet friend Andrea.  I love her story because she talks about the importance of putting in the work to achieve her goal of running a half marathon.  Sometimes in life (whether […]

Mandy O.

Mandy O.

It’s FRI-DAY!  I am SO glad it’s finally here.  Don’t get me wrong, I truly enjoy my job, and the awesome team of women I get to work with, but I also love my weekends with my husband.  Plus my husband is participating in a […]