10 tips for traveling with a baby

Monday, August 1, 2016

For our first family vacation, we went on a full on adventure. We took Ellie on an airplane, drove through three states on a four hour car ride, and stayed in a tiny town in Wyoming surrounded by wildlife. Clearly we had lost our minds, but somehow we both knew ...

Easy Snack & Lunch Ideas

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

I am not the type of person who can just eat a piece of avocado toast and be okay. My blood sugar needs to be satisfied on the regular or I turn into a literal monster. Before I had Ellie, I finally gained a deep understanding on what my body ...

An Ode to Clairsonic

Friday, June 10, 2016

Oh Clairsonic, how much I love thee Your vibrating bristles gently scrub away dead skin And leave my face shining bright like a diamond My life is incomplete without you You rock. Seriously though, the Clairsonic is a complete game changer. I was having issues with acne a few years ago and I received this ...

New Momma Sanity Checklist

Friday, May 20, 2016

Is it just me, or does it seem like we are having a baby boom? Everywhere I look, I see pregnant ladies! On this gloomy Friday, I wanted to share some quick essentials to have in place right before delivery. Go get a manicure and wax as close to your ...

Product Review: Rainforest Jumparoo

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

When Ellie went in for her 4-month checkup, our doctor let us know that a jumper might be a toy she would enjoy. Right when we got home I started searching for this fun new toy!View post

Chocolate chip cookie dough bread

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Not to toot my own horn or anything, but I make some pretty great chocolate chip cookies. So great, that when I make a batch, Nick and I eat all of them. All of them. Therefore, I have avoided making them because they are just dangerous. I have also tried ...

Don’t sacrifice style for breastfeeding

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

When I was finally ready to leave the house with Ellie I wondered, how on earth am I going to easily feed her on-the-go? Do I need nursing tops? As a clueless, first time mom, I thought, "yes!" and proceeded to the nearest online store that sold said shirts. When ...

Fly as a mother: Kate

Friday, May 6, 2016

I am so excited to introduce the "Fly as a Mother" interview series! Here we will explore the experiences of pregnant women and mom's alike. In my opinion, the moment you realize you are pregnant, the identity of a mother starts to sink into you. Indulgences like alcohol and unpasteurized ...

The trick to achieving the softest skin…ever

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

My battle with dry, flakey, itchy skin has finally been won. By throwing out my towels. Through the years I have tried lotions a-plenty, some better than others. But regardless of what I used, Lubriderm to coconut oil, I still found my skin to pull and crack after a few ...

Natural deodorant that works

Friday, April 29, 2016

I have been a natural deodorant convert for the last five years. When I discovered that traditional deodorants contain aluminum, parabens and plethora of other chemicals, I made the change pretty quickly. At the end of the day, we are built to sweat. It is an important way for our ...