My Earliest Lessons in Motherhood | Happy Mother’s Day

Today marks my second mother’s day as a mama to Ev, but in a special way it still feels like a first for me. This time last year, my boy was just a few weeks old and I my mind was foggy from those early days as a mom. I remember it almost felt strange celebrating mother’s day then, because I hadn’t really settled into my new role yet. This…. Read more

Postpartum Workout Series | Body After Baby

I am now one year into motherhood — (how does time pass so quickly?!) — and finally back into my normal workout routine. My postpartum workout journey was truly that — a journey — that required a lot of patience on my part to allow my body to heal and recharge. I remember feeling really eager to jump back into workouts as soon as my doctor gave me the green light, but I quickly…. Read more

Finally! Our Nursery Tour

FINALLY, here’s a look inside our baby’s nursery! In true #momlife fashion, I’m a little late to the party. I actually photographed the space before little Evan Grey arrived, not knowing if I was having a boy or girl at that point (we kept it a surprise until delivery day)! But I decided to hold on sharing the space until Ev had some time to really make it his own….. Read more

Baby Food 101 | My Boy’s Not Loving It

Don’t you wish YOU looked this cute with food all over your face?! BUT, as enthusiastic as Ev looks in some of these photos, he’s notttt that into anything other than my milk. Which, by the way, means my body is struggling to keep up… (hello, pumping six times a day and taking every herbal milk boost you can think of). But really, doesn’t he know how trendy greens are right…. Read more

Dear Baby | I Don’t Want This Year to End

Dear Baby, It’s the end of 2017. You were born this year, on a Sunday morning from a hospital room overlooking the Hollywood sign. It was California magic to its fullest, and you danced your way into this world to George Harrison’s ‘Here Comes the Sun.’ This year answered prayers, fulfilled dreams, and multiplied love. This year caused tears, created strength, and cultivated trust in God’s bigger plan. Admittedly, a…. Read more