We’re going into the chillier months in the PNW which means a lot more time indoors for me. One thing you all have to know about me is that If I’m at home, I’m usually wearing comfy pants and not jeans. In fact, I went through a phase (like a year!) where I never wore jeans after having Cole! Now I own (ONLY!) two pairs of blue jeans because comfy pants are definitely my #1. I recently got these steel blue crushed velvet pants from PinkBlush and Oh my goodness, they are SO cute, and I was happily surprised with how soft they are. Continue reading “Thanks Living”
What else speaks fall than a slouchy sweater and beanie?!? This dusty rose knit and burgundy beanie are from the cutest local shop called Cedar & Pine. The other day, I had the opportunity to check out this boutique in Stanwood, Washington. I pretty much wanted to try on everything in the shop! They carry trendy clothing pieces as well as home decor (and even seasonal decor!). Continue reading “Fall Cozies from Cedar & Pine”
Can you believe that we had the first day of fall on Friday, and we are fast approaching October! My goodness, time flies especially when you have kids, and life is full. But I really do love this time of year. Some things I am looking forward to are: Continue reading “Fall Vibes”
I know the stereo type of someone into makeup would be that I sit for hours in front of the mirror. Well, no I don’t. I’m pretty quick most days-well you kind of have to learn how to do that as a mom (though in high school I definitely spent a long time getting ready). In fact, I’m a pretty expedient person now a days when it comes to getting things done or wanting to see results. It’s like when I check my abs a few days after working out for the first time, hoping to see something other than my post-baby pooch. I’m hoping I’m not the only one that does this! Continue reading “Patience to Wear the Necklace”
I feel like I do this every spring. I start thinking about summer and swim suit season and think to myself, “I’m going to work out so that by summer I have at least a four pack and look all toned in a swim suit.” But every summer rolls by and this never becomes a reality. I end up sticking with my one pack (i.e. my tummy) and “chicken arms” (my term for my skinny arms). I can laugh at it as I write this, but I was reminded that summer is definitely a season, where insecurities about my body run a little deeper. I think most women would agree. Continue reading “Swimsuit Insecurites”
Hey ya’ll! Today I bringing you this SUPER easy outfit inspiration for when you want something just chill and comfy. Ya know, on those days you want to lounge on the end of a diving board like I did in this shot! 😉 Or maybe more like my everyday reality of running after two little children and working up a sweat! Yes, that sounds more like it. A few thoughts about this outfit and why it’s the ideal summer pick: Continue reading “Summer Outfit Inspiration + Tips”
Today I’m bringing you a fun collaboration with Pink Blush. I feel so honored to work with them on this post! Pink Blush is a shop for women in whatever stage of life they are in. They offer pieces that can be worn from pregnancy, through nursing, and beyond. You all know how much I love versatility. Now if only I had know about this company when I was pregnant with my kids or nursing!