Dear 2018 | My Best Year Ever

Dear 2018, You changed me. You made me laugh and you made me cry. You made me proud and you made me scared. You gave me superhero powers that I never knew I had. You also reminded me that even superheroes need to sleep sometimes. This was by far my most transformative year of my life, and it opened my eyes, my heart, and my mind to lenses I could…. Read more

Baby Style | Shop My Favorite Toddler Brands for Ev

You asked — I’m answering! I get more questions about Evan’s looks than mine nowadays (LOL) — and I don’t blame you… he is v cute in everything he wears! You’ve been asking for a roundup of my favorite baby clothing brands, alongside my coziest picks for fall into winter. I am (impatiently) waiting to take Ev on another trip someplace cold because is there anything cuter than a baby in…. 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

My Fall Bucket List | Apple Picking and More!

At the start of each season, I make a bucket list of things I want to do, see, or explore. Sometimes, they’re simple ideas — like painting pumpkins or making spiked apple cider. Other times, it’s a trip somewhere I’ve never been to, or a date night under the stars someplace away from home (a girl can dream, right)?! This year, most of my bucket list is for Evan. It…. Read more

My Earliest Lessons in Motherhood | Happy Mother’s Day

Today marks my second mother’s day as a mama to Ev, but in a special way it still feels like a first for me. This time last year, my boy was just a few weeks old and I my mind was foggy from those early days as a mom. I remember it almost felt strange celebrating mother’s day then, because I hadn’t really settled into my new role yet. This…. Read more