Shopping

11.30.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in November

What I Bought in November I made some big purchases this month. After …

What I Bought in November I made some big purchases this month. After almost 4 years with my computer, it was time to upgrade to something that runs a little more efficiently. And you know – one that charges. 😏 There were some sales going on, so I purchased new …

Holiday

11.24.21

The Best Black Friday Sales to Shop (And What to Buy)

After three cups of coffee and 7 hours scouring the internet’s Black Friday …

After three cups of coffee and 7 hours scouring the internet’s Black Friday sales, I’m here with  what I think are the best sales right now. You do not need every single thing in this post and should spend always spend responsibly, but if you have holiday shopping to do …

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11.16.21

10 Women-Owned Fashion Brands to Shop This Year

Back with another female-founded post – this time, sharing my favorite women-owned fashion …

Back with another female-founded post – this time, sharing my favorite women-owned fashion brands! From shoes and cashmere to jewelry and everything in between, here are the 10 women-owned fashion brands to shop this year. Let’s support other women and shop these amazing brands this holiday season. 🤍  See more …

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11.09.21

22 Women-Owned Baby and Child Brands to Shop This Year

From clothes to toys (and even decor) I love shopping small for my …

From clothes to toys (and even decor) I love shopping small for my girls. The quality and style can’t be beat, and as always, there’s something so special about supporting other women (often moms) who are following their dreams. As a mom to two girls, it feels especially important to …

Holiday

11.02.21

2021 Holiday Gift Ideas: My Favorite Things

Last year, I got a set of drinking glasses for Christmas. There wasn’t …

Last year, I got a set of drinking glasses for Christmas. There wasn’t anything I really wanted and they’re beautiful, so I was thrilled. Today, I’m going to pull an Oprah and share all of my favorite things that I would have loved to receive as a gift if I …

Shopping

11.01.21

28 Women-Owned Stores to Shop This Year

It’s November, so if all the holiday shopping posts were too much last …

It’s November, so if all the holiday shopping posts were too much last month, it’s officially safe to say that most of us are ready by now? With Hanukkah only 26 days away, it’s time. I’ve made it a focus to shop small as much as possible this year. And …

Shopping

10.29.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in October

The perfect white tee, a classic button up, clean beauty products, and some …

The perfect white tee, a classic button up, clean beauty products, and some essentials for the girls. Here are my recent purchases: what I bought t in October. You can shop more of my favorites in my shop.  Recent Purchases: What I Bought in October AMO The Perfect White Tee …

Shopping

10.13.21

50+ Women-Owned Brands to Shop This Year

Women supporting women – it’s one of the things I love most about …

Women supporting women – it’s one of the things I love most about what I do. I know firsthand how it feels since I’ve felt so supported with my fundraising efforts, and by those of you who visit my blog and want to use my affiliate links, like my posts, …

Holiday

10.04.21

12 Best Small Shops for Holiday Cheer & Decor

I snuggle my 3-year-old for a few minutes every morning before we start …

I snuggle my 3-year-old for a few minutes every morning before we start our day. She loves telling “Olaf candy cane Christmas stories” (we make them up) and is asking a lot of questions about the holidays. It’s only October, but my Christmas shopping is (mostly) done, and everyone seems …

Shopping

10.01.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in September

Changing seasons, growing babies, and a big one…the sale of my company. I …

Changing seasons, growing babies, and a big one…the sale of my company. I bought a classic watch that’s been on my list for a while now. It was a splurge, but the sale felt like the time to do it. And we can’t forget our biggest purchase. 😍 Here are …

Shopping

09.30.21

Shop Small and Give Back

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is coming to an end, and I truly cannot …

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is coming to an end, and I truly cannot believe that we raised $100,000 this month. I’ve been able to partner with some of my favorite brands to donate thousands of dollars to our Alex’s Lemonade Stand fundraiser to help fund life-saving research options for pediatric …

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 …

Shopping

07.29.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in July

These posts always make me want to not buy anything the following month …

These posts always make me want to not buy anything the following month because how did I buy so much? Oof. But then  I look at these purchases, and they all make so much sense. 🙃 Lightweight summer masks, something for the girls to climb, fridge organization, beauty essentials, etc.

Shopping

07.16.21

What to Buy at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

If the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale content feels like too much for me (and …

If the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale content feels like too much for me (and it does), it probably feels like too much for you. Nordstrom affiliate conversion is fantastic, but it feels like everyone’s pushing the same stuff that no one actually needs. I had plans to skip the sale like …

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06.28.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in June

Another month has come and gone. I’ve done more cleaning and organizing, and …

Another month has come and gone. I’ve done more cleaning and organizing, and as a result, purchased a few organizing essentials. After a year of not organizing anything, it feels so good to get rid of what we don’t need and to find a place for everything. I’ve become a …

Shopping

06.21.21

The Amazon Prime Day Deals You Don’t Want to Miss

I know, I know. Someone else talking about Amazon Prime Day. I’m not …

I know, I know. Someone else talking about Amazon Prime Day. I’m not usually a fan of sale posts (skipped the Nordstrom sale altogether) because it’s always the same stuff over and over. But since I’m always getting questions about my favorite toys and must-have products, I decided put together …

Shopping

06.03.21

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Conor and I didn’t do Mother’s Day and Father’s Day gifts this year.

Conor and I didn’t do Mother’s Day and Father’s Day gifts this year. Instead, we chose to buy some new patio furniture. A gift for everyone.  I bought the bocce ball set for Conor for his first father’s day – it’s a splurge but so well made and aesthetically pleasing.

Shopping

05.24.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in May

Summer weather came early and I’ve been wearing dresses (that’s code for getting …

Summer weather came early and I’ve been wearing dresses (that’s code for getting dressed) most days and just trying to get out with the girls as much as I can while I can. Conor and I are planning a picnic date this week and it is my hope that we’ll …

My Home

05.10.21

The Best Bath Towels

Years and years ago, I remember reading that nice towels were the first …

Years and years ago, I remember reading that nice towels were the first thing Oprah splurged on, and I couldn’t help but think how nice nice towels are. There are few simple pleasures better than getting out of a hot shower and grabbing a soft, cozy bath towel. I think …

Shopping

05.04.21

Recent Purchases: What I Bought in April

The most popular (or most asked about) purchases of the month were my …

The most popular (or most asked about) purchases of the month were my Peloton “desk” and our backseat organizer. April was a little shopping-heavy since I needed some warm-weather essentials for the girls, snagged some of my most-used beauty items at the Sephora sale, and I prepped for Margot’s upcoming …