Mama Life: Baby Girl 3 Month Update

As I started writing this update, I realized it is just as much an update about motherhood and my journey through the 4th trimester as it is about my sweet baby girl. 

The past 3 months have flown by. How is it that we’re half way to six months? A quarter of our way through her first year? Done with the 4th trimester? 

These first months crawled by with Harper. I counted down to milestones and freedom, which made them

The Perfect Denim Jacket + A Peplum Tee (Each Under $40!)

Hi, friends! This weekend was one for the books. It wasn’t anything super special, but it was filled with a whole lot of quality time with my little family. The whole weekend I had so many of those #blessed moments. You know those, right? The Mister and I even made time to sneak out for a quick date night. Pretty damn good. 

I posted this peplum tee on my Facebook page last week because I couldn’t wait to share the

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas + A $500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Hi, friends! 

Yes, you read that right! I’ve teamed up with some amazing bloggers, and we’re giving away a $500 Amazon gift card! Scroll to the bottom of the post to enter…

OK, we all know how much you love your mama, but sometimes it can be tough to find a gift that is just right. Enter: my mad online shopping skills…. 😉

Most of these gifts are under $50 (how amazing are these at $38?! And

The Prettiest Floral Top + Block Heels

Happy May, friends! How was your weekend? It was rainy and gloomy all weekend in Chicago. I don’t even think I left the house. Boo! It’s a good thing we snapped these pics of this gorg top last weekend… 

How pretty is this floral top?! I have a major floral obsession lately, and this one is so good. You can’t really tell in the photos, but it has ruffles on the sleeves. Ruffles + Florals?! Yes, please. A ladylike

My Kind Of Sweat: Postpartum Fitness Challenge Results

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Phew. I did it. The April Postpartum Fitness Challenge is over! 

With the exception of 2 days, I worked out every single day of the month. (Yes, I know the month isn’t quite over, but this is the last post. I’ll finish the month strong!)

As a planner, the toughest thing was not being able to plan out and do exactly what I’d planned. I had to adjust my plan almost every day (mom life