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

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

Lucky Locks: DIY Leave-In Conditioner

Ladies, your Monday beauty routine is about to get a boost. I’m sharing my favorite DIY leave-in hair conditioner. This conditioning spray is quick to make with a few at-home ingredients, and it creates super soft ends. Plus, everything in it is au natural, which means I’ve been using it throughout my pregnancy. One thing I’ve struggled with is finding products I love, while ensuring they’re not packed full of…. Read more