Fashion

09.29.21

Fall Capsule Wardrobe

  I wasn’t sure if I was going to do a fall capsule …

  I wasn’t sure if I was going to do a fall capsule wardrobe this year. I am still fairly isolated and don’t go out much. On the days I work from home, I usually wear sweats or workout clothes. Now that we have this project coming up, I already …

Style

09.27.21

My Favorite Fashion Brands

I’ve gotten a few requests for a fall capsule collection so I’m going …

I’ve gotten a few requests for a fall capsule collection so I’m going to work on that this week. I thought it might help to share some of my favorite fashion brands that I’ve been wearing for years, along with a few newer brands I find myself wearing on repeat …

Style

09.25.21

My Favorite Timeless, Classic Jewelry

I love timeless, classic jewelry – pieces that are beautiful and easy to …

I love timeless, classic jewelry – pieces that are beautiful and easy to wear when you’re just running or hanging out at home, which is me most days. Some I’ve owned for years, and others are new to me, but I haven’t taken them off since I got them – …

Childhood Cancer

09.24.21

Why does Childhood Cancer only Receive 4%?

I’m so excited to partner with Alice and Wonder again. When my daughter …

I’m so excited to partner with Alice and Wonder again. When my daughter was diagnosed with Leukemia, I couldn’t shake the stats. How and why does childhood cancer only receive 4% of government funding allocated to cancer research? Last year, we designed tees and sweatshirts to benefit our hospital’s oncology …

Baby and Kids

09.23.21

Kate’s Neutral Nursery Tour

Kate will be fifteen months this week, so it’s about time I shared …

Kate will be fifteen months this week, so it’s about time I shared her nursery with you. 😉  This room, which was my former office, is (this might shock you) more neutral than I wanted it to be, but after adding some molding and art, I’m happy with how it …

Baby and Kids

09.22.21

Kids Room Art Prints

I am so excited about this collaboration. A few months ago, I randomly …

I am so excited about this collaboration. A few months ago, I randomly messaged Sara Fitz after seeing her prints (and wallpaper) pop up over and over. We had never messaged until that day, but I said hello and told her I loved her work. And I asked how she’d …

Organization

09.21.21

The Clean House Checklist: Habits to Keep Your Home Clean

My home was always clean before I had kids. It took some time …

My home was always clean before I had kids. It took some time (almost three years) to get into a groove that had me feeling like my home is clean more than it’s not. That’s not to say that my home is always clean. Toys are scattered and stuff piles …

Baby and Kids

09.20.21

The Best Single and Double Strollers

A stroller is a huge investment, and unfortunately, the one you love for …

A stroller is a huge investment, and unfortunately, the one you love for one child might not be your favorite for two (in fact, it won’t). If you’re like me, you might find yourself trying half-a-dozen strollers before figuring out which one(s) are the best. That number might seem excessive …

Career

09.15.21

What If You Don’t Want to Be a Leader?

When the company I cofounded began to grow, I found myself in a …

When the company I cofounded began to grow, I found myself in a leadership position for the first time in my life. I was a boss – a role I hadn’t given any thought to, and one I was not prepared for. It often left me feeling out of place …

Personal

09.14.21

Walking Away From My Start-Up

This is the start of a new chapter, and it’s one that I …

This is the start of a new chapter, and it’s one that I am excited to share with you. The sale of my half of The Everygirl is now finalized. I am no longer an owner and am no longer a part of The Everygirl or The Everymom. This is …

Baby and Kids

09.12.21

The Cutest Fall and Halloween Pajamas for Babies and Kids

We love kicking off the holidays with festive pajamas, and that starts with …

We love kicking off the holidays with festive pajamas, and that starts with Halloween. I love seasonal and themed pajamas, and already ordered fall and Halloween pajamas for the girls. We have a little more than a week left of summer but some of these prints are starting to sell …

Life Lately

09.10.21

Life Lately: How We Spent August, Fundraising, and House Updates

We had a fun and slow (but nonstop) August and early September. That’s …

We had a fun and slow (but nonstop) August and early September. That’s life with a 1 and 3 year old. Lots of time with the girls since our nanny was off, a little fundraising, and shocker – some organizing and house updates. Here’s what we’ve been up to the …

Shopping

09.07.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in August

I’m a little late on this post but getting those auctions up by …

I’m a little late on this post but getting those auctions up by Sept 1 took over my life the last few weeks of August. I can’t believe summer is coming to an end. Hoping to make the most of it with outdoor movie nights. Our new projector is the …

Shopping

09.01.21

The Labor Day Sales to Shop This Weekend (and What to Buy)

I’m rounding up some of the best sales to shop this weekend, and …

I’m rounding up some of the best sales to shop this weekend, and put together a list of what to buy. Some of the items I own and others are on my list. The first two shops are giving back to Alex’s Lemonade Stand for childhood cancer awareness month and …

Auction

08.31.21

2021 Auctions for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Hi, Friends. First, let me start off by saying a heartfelt thank you …

Hi, Friends. First, let me start off by saying a heartfelt thank you to everyone who has shared our story, donated to help our cause (every dollar counts), and to the wonderful brands for their support. I’m so excited and honored to hold these Auctions for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Q&A

08.29.21

Q&A: Life-Changing Stain Remover, Patio Update, When it Got Easier with Two Kids, and Link Requests

I’m back with another Q&A. Talking about my life changing stain remover, motherhood, …

I’m back with another Q&A. Talking about my life changing stain remover, motherhood, our home, a patio update, and lots of link requests. Let’s get to it. Life-Changing Stain Remover and a Patio Update Can you please share your stain remover again? Of course! Here it is. If you purchase …

Fashion

08.23.21

Late Summer Outfit Ideas

There’s that thing that happens as we inch closer to September. The air …

There’s that thing that happens as we inch closer to September. The air feels like the same, but a few trees have already started changing colors, and it’s knowing that summer is fleeting. I’ve started to feel a shift – a need to get outside and make the most of …

My Home

08.21.21

Playroom Ideas for a Basement Playroom

I shared our basement before and after two years ago and today, want …

I shared our basement before and after two years ago and today, want to share some updates I made over the last year. This was such a fun space to create for my girls and in an effort to make the space one we could all enjoy, I ordered some …

Baby and Kids

08.20.21

Our Kids Art Table and Wall Storage

In preparation for at-home preschool and another winter at home, I wanted to …

In preparation for at-home preschool and another winter at home, I wanted to wanted to make our art table a little more fun. What was once a plain wall is now a place that inspires creativity and learning. A fun and functional craft area that houses books, art supplies, and …

Style

08.17.21

What to Wear for a Weekend at the Lake

It was our first time taking the girls to a lake house and …

It was our first time taking the girls to a lake house and we had so much fun slowing down and being just steps from the beach. I chose and packed my outfits about 20 minutes before we had to leave, so I pulled out a few favorite outfits, put …

Q&A

08.13.21

Q&A: My Maiden Name, Family Estrangement, The Pandemic, and Requested Links

I’m back, and answering your questions. Today, I’m talking about my maiden name, …

I’m back, and answering your questions. Today, I’m talking about my maiden name, family estrangement, the pandemic, and requested links. Q&A: My Maiden Name, Family Estrangement, The Pandemic, and Requested Links Expecting my first and am estranged from my own mom. Tips on how to navigate those emotions? First, I …