Mother’s Day Wishlist | Gifts with Amazon Handmade

Thank you to Amazon Handmade for collaborating with me on this post. I always love an excuse to celebrate Mother’s Day a few times over again, so I happily accepted an invitation to spend a sunday with Amazon Handmade. It was equally a mama’s/kiddo’s heaven, with a Peekaboo ice cream cart (which magically puts veggies into every scoop without a kiddo suspecting it), delish cocktails and GIFTS! One of my…. Read more

Creating Memories | Our Holiday Traditions with Ev

This holiday season has felt especially sweet, now that our boy is big enough to really feel the joy of Christmas. He belly laughs over Santa’s beard, is enchanted by twinkling lights, and happily screams for just one more sip of hot cocoa (his new favorite). He may or may not have experienced the joy of his first sugar high this season, but I’m counting it as a #momwin because…. Read more

What My Baby Taught Me | It Takes a Village

I’ve always heard ‘it take a village’ to raise a child… and that line is proving to feel increasingly true as I attempt to juggle work and mom life. I brought Ev to New York Fashion Week this month. It marked our second trip to the Big Apple together for work, and this time around was really, really different from September’s trip. He’s bigger now, more aware, and certainly makes…. Read more

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

Strollers + Stilettos | NY Fashion Week Mama Style

Happy Monday! I’m back home in Cali-land this morning and reflecting back on my trip to the Big Apple for New York Fashion Week. This was little Evan Grey’s first trip to NYC and he made the whole experience so much HAPPIER. Perhaps the irony of it all is still sinking in — but prior to having my boy, NYFW felt a lot more rushed and stressful. I was attempting…. Read more