Milestones, Motherhood 1st Birthday! June 25, 2018

Happy Birthday to our baby boy!! We had the most fun weekend celebrating our son’s first birthday with family. We wanted to keep the party intimate and simple so we decided on a small family gathering at our house. I chose a cactus themed party because I thought it would be a cute way to...

My Why… June 7, 2018 in From the Heart, Motherhood

It occurred to me recently that I’ve never really shared who I am, exactly WHY I started this blog or why we live our lives the way we do. So here goes! Me: Hi! I’m Stephanie. I’m a reformed introvert and frivolous consumer! From...

Teething – The Natural Way May 24, 2018 in Favorite Products, Motherhood, Oils

Our baby boy currently is 11 months old and has 7 teeth. I don’t know much about the timing of when teeth should come in but to me that seems like a lot for his age! All that to say, I think we’ve been...

Reducing Chemicals in your Kitchen April 19, 2018 in Home, Lifestyle

I’ve been feeling the tug to get back to writing about things that originally inspired me to start this blog. Of course I love writing about our adventures, mom stuff, and things I find beautiful but truly this blog was started as a way...

Favorite Spring Dresses April 4, 2018 in Fashion, Lifestyle

As promised, here is a round up of my favorite spring dresses right now! Several are under $50 and many are bump or nursing friendly! I wore this dress to our son’s dedication at church and received tons of compliments. It is so light,...

Falling in love with San Miguel, Mexico March 28, 2018 in Lifestyle, Travel

We fell in love with San Miguel de Allende. The purpose of our trip was to attend a friend’s wedding. Before receiving the invitation, neither of us had even heard of San Miguel, much less knew it was a popular destination wedding spot. After...

Airplane Travel Essentials for baby February 28, 2018 in Favorite Products, Motherhood, Travel

I know I’m not the only person who thinks airplanes are so gross! The stale air, the confinement, the germs on every surface, the bathrooms, UGH need I say more?! As if it’s not intimidating enough to take a young baby on an airplane,...

Our Trip to San Francisco February 24, 2018 in Travel

This was my third visit to San Francisco. I knew my experience this time would be quite different with our little one in tow but I was so excited to get to see a new side of this gorgeous city with my sweet friend....

How to meal plan – A look into our Kitchen February 1, 2018 in Home

You’ve probably noticed I post stories on Instagram every Sunday that highlight our weekly meal prepping. I wanted to give you a little insight into how we make that work each week (or most weeks) but first here is a little information to show...

Pumping at Work – What’s in my bag January 19, 2018 in Favorite Products, Motherhood

Pumping – it’s like one the most taxing parts of early motherhood. It’s daunting, time consuming, uncomfortable at times, and just plain hard to keep up with. Like really hard. I cringe every time I know I have to walk to “my little room”...