Three Decades In | Thirty Things I Learned by Thirty

I turned thirty this month. Admittedly, I started lathering my skin in coconut oil and cleaning out my closet of high stilettos that scream twenties, because what new mom wears 5-inch heels?? But as I found myself staring at a sheer crop top I once rocked when I was 22, I started to question whether we all seem to place this weird stereotype on 30? Maybe my skin has a few more…. Read more

Baby’s Day Off in Central Park

You know that giddy feeling you got as a kid when you had a school day off?? That’s what it felt like to bring my boy to Central Park for the first time. Evan couldn’t stop giggling! I brought him to ‘Sheep’s Meadow’ in Central Park while in NYC for fashion week. He was THRILLED. I’m not sure if it was the skyline, the street sounds, or the sorority girls…. Read more

Lu’s Mama Diaries | Evan Grey at Four Months

My boy is four months! Time has never felt more fleeting that it does as a new mother. I am trying ever so desperately to hang onto the feels, the smells, and the euphoric joys of new motherhood. There’s something about nurturing a new life that is so pure. Life is beautiful through the eyes of such joy and innocence, and I am infinitely grateful to see this world over…. Read more

Sweet Dreams, Baby | How My Boy Sleeps Through the Night

Sleep is (quite literally) gold when you’re home with a new baby. I remember the early days with our Evan Grey, when I’d doze off while trying to merely brush my teeth. No amount of coffee can help a new mama stay awake. Thankfully, our little guy wound up being a stellar sleeper by about 8 weeks, and started to sleep through the night (from about 8:00 pm-6:30 am). It changed…. Read more

My Mama Must-Haves | The First Three Months

Okay, mamas… let’s chat all things that keep me sane. AKA, a list of my mom must-haves. Last week, I shared my baby favorites that I love for Evan. This time, I wanted to spill my mama secrets. Because when it’s 8am and you’re already covered in puke (and probably poop), you need a little pickmeup… or a giant glass of wine with breakfast. Here’s a list of some of the…. Read more