What My Baby Taught Me | Breastfeeding + Formula

Breastfeeding is a journey. A long, constantly-evolving journey. Sometimes breastfeeding looks like these photos — beautiful, peaceful, connected. And sometimes it looks distracted, squeamish, impossible. This is the start of a new video series I’m doing, titled “What my Baby Taught Me.” The focus will be on lessons learned from my boy, shared in a minute-long video you can watch quickly (they’ll be posted to Instagram each week). This first one…. 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

BUMPdate: Nine Months Pregnant

NINE months pregnant?! omg. Part of me feels like I just shared the news with you here. And now, here I am, nine months pregnant and waiting on the baby to make its appearance. I’m officially 38 weeks tomorrow. I wonder if the little one will be socially early or fashionably late? If he or she takes after mama, we’re looking at late. So far, there’s no sign baby will…. Read more

Baby Mobile DIY for the Nursery

My mind is (finally!) starting to become more focused on the nursery. I spotted some adorable baby mobile DIY’s on Pinterest and felt motivated to try it myself. But in typical Pinterest fashion, most of them looked far too difficult to even attempt… (who has the time to hand sew a series of baby elephants)?!  I kept eyeing ribbon mobiles, and loved the idea of something so simple hanging in…. Read more