What’s in My Hospital Bag

Here’s what i’m packing for delivery this week! I learned less is more last time, and the hospital provides the necessities. Note: Some decisions are super personal surrounding birth plans and health preferences, so please keep this a judgment-free zone… we all make choices based on our experiences, concerns, and wants. Toiletries: Summer Fridays CC Me Serum, Jet Lag Mask, Lip Butter Balm + Babymoon Belly Balm • Ole Henriksen…. Read more

Pregnancy Health | Prenatals, Vitamins, Powders and More

Taking care of my body this pregnancy has felt a lot more intuitive compared to my first — it feels less terrifying that i’ll get something wrong, and overall I feel more deeply in tune with what my body is asking for and leaning into that. I wanted to share some of the vitamins, nutrients + resources that have served me well the last nine months for those of you…. Read more

Looking Back on 2017 | My Best Year Ever

Happy almost 2018! I am so excited to be spending it at home this year for the first time in years. Jake and I are cozy cozy cozy at home with our boy, and it feels really calming. This year has been so beautiful, so tiring, so euphoric, so challenging. Everything in my life dramatically changed over the last 12 months, and yet I feel more at home with myself…. Read more

My Birth Story | Meet Evan Grey

HE is finally here! Evan Grey Ireland arrived fashionably late, on Easter Sunday. My boy weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces of pure bliss, and measured 18 inches long. After working his way into this world overnight, he fittingly made his debut at 9:15 Sunday morning, to the Beatles’ Here Comes the Sun. Those seconds were overwhelmingly emotional. Meeting him marked the most life-changing moment, and yet, it felt like nothing…. Read more

Pregnancy Roundup: My Journey to Motherhood

How are we here?! It’s still surreal to me that my pregnancy is nearing an end. In days (or weeks), my heart will grow to new lengths and my sanity will be stretched! My journey to motherhood will grow and evolve in ways I cannot prepare for. For now… I wait. The really special part about having this site is that it oftentimes serves as a life ‘diary’ of sorts. I…. Read more