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

Bliss + Breakdowns | First Weeks of Motherhood

My boy is a MONTH! A part of me already cannot imagine life before him. And yet, another part of me is still transitioning away from the freedom that once was. Motherhood is selflessness in every sense, and I am forever changed. I am learning the love for a child is limitless and knows no bounds. I am learning how to give up parts of myself for him, while still hanging…. Read more

Oh, BABY!

Oh, BABY, I’m bumping! I have butterflies writing to you today. I feel all the feels… grateful, excited, scared, ready, prepared (and unprepared) all at once. Jake and I are incredibly happy to share this little secret we’ve been keeping. Baby Ireland will be joining the squad in early April. I’m four months in, and our first-born (our pup, obvi), is still getting used to the idea of a HUMAN…. Read more