Winter Beauty Faves

Sometimes I want an excuse to go glam – if even only for a date night. Typically I never veer far from my natural makeup, but it’s fun to switch it up with a bold lip or a shimmery eye when I want to step things up from my typical #momlife look. Here are a few of my favorite ways to go glam this winter – that don’t require any…. Read more

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

Throw a Party on Super Bowl Sunday

Super Bowl Sunday is one of the happiest days of the year. Mostly because it’s totally appropriate to overeat, drink and cuss at your television— even if you have no clue what you’re cussing over.  My family always celebrates with a big party, which inspired me to share a few fun and easy entertaining ideas. They’ll work regardless of what foods you’re planning to serve. Just mix in these fun…. Read more

Get Cozy with a Christmas Cocktail

Merry Christmas Eve! I hope you’re indulging in cozy fires and large cups of hot cocoa. I’m working a short day this morning, then hurrying home to wrap gifts while sipping on a pre-Christmas cocktail. Maybe it will kick my cold to the curb. Why do illnesses always hit at the holidays?! Treat yourself to a festive drink tonight. Here are my favorites (which are almost too pretty to drink). More…. Read more

Holiday Hues of Gold

Gold, glittery goodness. That’s how I feel about this maxi skirt I scooped up at Anthropologie.  It’s fun. It’s flirty. And it’s a perfect fit for a festive holiday party. Hues of gold make me giddy. As in, I do a little happy dance. I think it’s because gold reminds me there’s something great happening, something special, something worth celebrating. December is worth celebrating. It represents family, gratitude and gift…. Read more