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

DIY: Peppermint Face Scrub

This time of year, I want everything to smell like peppermint and pinecones. Even my beauty products! I whipped up this super simple Peppermint Face Scrub and trust me, it smells like Christmas morning! All you need are three ingredients: peppermint oil, coconut oil + brown sugar. Peppermint provides great AMAZING benefits   including boosting energy, relieving headaches, and calming inflammation. Plus, it smells delicious (Even Jett loves it!) Ingredients:…. Read more

Home Sweet Home for the Holidays

This our family’s first Christmas together, and we’ll be home sweeeeeet home for it. Nowhere to be, nowhere to go. Just home for the holidays. I started to pull out the Christmas decorations a few days after Thanksgiving, because I wanted to indulge in all the happy feels with my boy for the first time. It all started out promising, until Ev started to (quite literally) eat everything. My dreamy…. Read more

This is What Fall Taught me about Motherhood

Fall reminds us change is beautiful. It’s nature’s way of proving the passing of time creates a new beginning — one that always seems to come too soon, yet is so remarkably needed. I needed that reminder this year. Time never feels more fleeting than it does as a new mother. Somehow my baby’s newness is beginning to feel more routine now, and he’s more of a boy than a newborn….. Read more

Caramel Apple Popsicles

The only thing better than a caramel apple is… a caramel apple POPSICLE! Since Cali-land still feels like summertime, I wanted to pair ALL the fall feels with a cool twist on a traditional thanksgiving treat.  I teamed up with my favorite Chicago foodie, Caitlin Lee, on this post. Her site featured my ‘November Pops’ this month, and I think you’ll love them as a tasty snack this season. Below is…. Read more