Southern Spotlight: Carolina Pearl

Southern Spotlight: Carolina PearlWell-considered details have always mattered most at Grit & Grace, beginning with Rachel’s selection of the name. It echoes an encouraging mantra penned by Rachel’s late mother, Rebecca, in countless letters she wrote her daughter while battling breast cancer.

Southern Spotlight: Carolina Pearl“Her words of inspiration were always, ‘You have grit and you have grace, and so whatever you’re going through, you’ll be okay,’” says Rachel. For years, while Rebecca sat in a hospital chair for chemotherapy, Rachel watched in admiration as her mother wrote thank you notes and heartfelt sentiments to loved ones. “It was the epitome of grit and grace,” says Rachel.

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Photography by Reese Moore, Jenna Marie, and Merriwillow Photography.

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