My Summertime Bucket List

I’m convinced my family could swap our home for life under a beach umbrella (ya know, if there was no high tide or a bug in site) 😉 We love summertime, and it’s always a season that we create some of our happiest memories. Growing up, I used to split my summers between beach time on Lake Michigan and in Malibu (my parents lived in opposite cities), and so my…. Read more

My Morning Makeup Routine

I’ve been obsessed with a NO makeup makeup look this season. I’ve always loved a natural vibe, but I still need to wear something to coverup the redness/breakouts/#momlife under eyes LOL. So I wanted to put this list together of some of my go-to’s when it comes to my morning makeup routine. Of course, I’m a believer that it all starts with your skin. When you skin feels its best,…. Read more

Dear Baby | Two Years of Magic

Dear baby,  You are TWO today! Wow, I am so proud to be yours. You, my sweet boy, are really beginning to grow into YOU — you’re wild, eager, and fast. You’re aware, compassionate, and happy. And sometimes your stubbornness over wanting that second chocolate chip cookie or an extra minute with the hose reminds me of the innocence that is toddlerhood. Your happiness is fueled by life moments I…. Read more

Breathing New Air | In my Levi’s

Every now and then, #momlife goes from chaos to magic in a matter of seconds. It’s as though everything slows down — if even for a moment— to breathe new air into my lungs. That happened on this night at the Malibu pier, during the middle of golden hour on an unusually cold night. What better way to celebrate World Water Day than in this very spot? More and more, I…. Read more

The One Piece Edit

Little Evan just turned 13 months old, which means our Summer forecast is sunny with a major chance of chasing our curious little boy around! We plan on being beach bound for a good portion of the Summer, between Malibu and my hometown on the lake in Michigan. I am currently stocking up on one piece swim suits, the best way to be comfy and cute while running after Ev!…. Read more