Thanksgiving Prep | Healthy Recipes

You know it’s going to be a good week when STUFFING is involved. I am (obviously) already prepping for my food coma, and the table of pies that my in-laws promise year after year. BUT, in case you’re looking to offset those incredibly delish indulgences, I rounded up my favorite Thanksgiving recipes that are on my healthy list. Some of these are from friends and food bloggers, and a few…. Read more

This is 31 | Birthday Reflections

Thirty One 🎈 Another year alongside my greatest loves. A lot can change in a year. I heard the sound of my baby’s footsteps pattering across our kitchen floor. I heard his soft voice utter “I love you” for the first time. And we blew out his first candles together. This was also the year of Summer Fridays. I watched our little blue tube appear on Sephora’s homepage for the…. Read more

Evan Grey’s Playroom | The Tour!

I am so excited to share Evan’s playroom! This wasn’t something I thought we’d create, but once it became clear how much STUFF babies have, it felt necessary. My one-year-old was slowly (but very surely) taking over our living room one rainbow-colored toy at a time. UM, hello, did my baby not get the memo I like neutrals?! Fisher Price prefers neons, and so does my son. So Jake and…. Read more

My Merry Message + Holiday Roundup

Merry Christmas weekend! I fall in love with this time of year over and over again. I wanted to share our holiday card. In true California style, we faked the snow with gold confetti. I’m growing a baby, Jake’s growing a beard, and Jett’s growing the nerve to admit he’s not ready to share the spotlight (UM, do you see how thrilled he is?!)… Nonetheless, our first-born looks pretty handsome in…. Read more

Mind Ready Monday: Finding Balance

I’m feeling sleepier today than on most Mondays. I think it’s all the dancing [and maybe the dirty martinis] at my cousin’s wedding this weekend. Over one of those martinis, my grandmother said she missed me. My heart broke. She misses me?  I’ve been traveling a lot and working longer hours than normal. Hence, why I haven’t been around. A few martinis later, I was feeling guilty. Guilty for not seeing…. Read more