My Mama Must-Haves | Traveling Baby

I get some serious panic feels while trying to leave the house with Ev somedays. Babies require SO. MUCH. STUFF. Do I have milk? Pacifiers? Backup pacifiers (god forbid I cannot find the paci). Chewing toys? Noise machine? The stroller?? OMG did I pack diapers??? And what about when he has a meltdown in the backseat?? Are you panicked yet?  A traveling baby requires us mamas to plan ahead and be super…. 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

Lake Life | Michigan Travel Diary

We are (finally!) back in our groove after taking a two-week trip to Michigan this month. What a crazy magical time to indulge in some lake life with our Evan Grey. It marked the first time I brought our boy to my hometown in Holland. He traveled like a champ and didn’t have a total breakdown on the flight, which I consider a major WIN. In those two weeks on…. Read more

Babymoon Bliss in Maui

Babymoon’s are bliss. Especially when they’re in Maui. Jake and I escaped together one last time, just the two of us, before baby Ireland arrives. We had gone back and forth on whether to go, because we had been traveling a lot for work and family trips. But I’m so happy we did, because it was truly one of the most beautiful experiences we’ve shared. Maybe it was the Maui…. Read more

Winter Bliss: Aspen Travel Diary

I just spent a week in the North Pole. Hot cocoa, white lights, snow angels… the magic was everywhere in Aspen. Even the people seemed happier than Santa himself. I couldn’t ski this trip because of the sweet babe in my belly. I had expected to feel a little disappointed to be missing out on the slopes, but instead I was able to explore the town in a way I never…. Read more