You don’t really realize how much stuff kids require until you have one of your own. It becomes especially apparent when you need to leave the house with your little one, and it feels like you’re packing up half your nursery to go with you. With some trial and error, you learn what you really… Continue reading Diaper Bag Essentials
We’ve been living in Orange County for almost half a year now, and so far we’re loving it! Weekends are for family and fun, so we try to explore and find cool things to do around where we live. I’ve decided to compile a short list of things to do in Orange County, so enjoy! … Continue reading Fun things to do in Orange County
*This post is sponsored by JORD, all opinions are my own.* Father’s Day is quickly approaching, so it’s time to find something that will show the dads in your life how appreciated they are! I am lucky to have not one, but THREE amazing fathers in my life (four, counting our Father in heaven,… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift Guide ft. JORD watches
I can’t believe how fast time flies! I found out I was pregnant, and then I blinked, and had my baby, I blinked again, and he was turning one, I blinked once more, and now he’s a toddler who acts like a teenager sometimes! Time needs to slow down! But while I know that’s not… Continue reading First Birthday Photos!
When we were dating, my husband and I went out together at least a couple nights a week. After we got married, we still had frequent date nights, probably at least once a week. But once we had our son, date nights definitely became less frequent. Now that we’ve moved away from all of our… Continue reading Date night outfit
Before you decide that I’m the world’s most terrible mother, let me explain. Yes, my son is well taken care of. He has all the clothes and toys he could want or need, and more(mostly thanks to his grandparents). But that’s not what I mean when I say I want to spoil him. The kind… Continue reading Why I’m okay with Spoiling my Child
Before I had my son, before I was pregnant, before I was even married, I always loved shopping for little girls’ clothes. I loved being invited to baby showers or birthdays for girls because that meant that I had the opportunity to peruse aisles upon aisles of bows, sequins, and ruffles. There were (and still… Continue reading Dressing a Boy
Makeup is so much fun, and it’s an awesome way to get a little confidence boost., while simultaneously releasing some of your creative energy. Plus, there is so much different makeup out there! Honestly, there are millions of different products that you can try! You can feel like an artist with a paintbrush. But sometimes,… Continue reading 10 minute Makeup Routine
When my husband and I decided to make the move from Sacramento to Orange County, we knew that our lives would require quite a bit of traveling between the two places, since our family and friends are still in Sacramento. My biggest concern was, of course, my son, who was only about 16 months at… Continue reading Traveling with a toddler; Road trip edition.
People always say that motherhood is magical and there’s nothing quite like it, and while that may be true, motherhood is also one of the most challenging experiences in life. Of course, there are countless moments that bring you joy and happy tears (believe me, I know this, and I am beyond blessed to be… Continue reading Motherhood is lonely.