Mama Category Archives

Losing The Baby Weight: 5 Tips

Alright, let’s just get this out of the way first: take the time to enjoy your baby. It takes 9 months to put the weight on, so it’s perfectly normal for it to take 9 months for it to come off. Weight ain’t nothin’ but a number. Love your body at any size. 

Phew. Now that that’s over, let’s talk about what’s on the mind of 98.6% of mama’s minds: losing the baby weight.

Mamas. Hear me out. You can

Mama Life: Baby Girl 6 Month Schedule + Update

6 months. 183 days. 26 weeks. 1/2 year.

Any way I write it, my mind still can’t quite come to terms with it. Maybe it’s because Evy is our last baby, but I’d really love for time to slow down. Maybe even pause for a second or two.

I have been trying to soak up as much of these little moments and changes and milestones as I possibly can. But, it’s just all going too fast.  

Evy is such a

Embroidered Chambray + 5 Ways I’ve Screwed Up At Motherhood This Week (So Far)

Because let’s just keep it real around these parts, k? (But first things first, let’s discuss my love for chambray.)

This embroidered chambray shirt was hands down one of my favorite purchases from the Nordstrom Sale. It’s a fun twist on the classic, but not so crazy that it’s going to be out of style next season. It runs true to size, but if you’re in between sizes, I would size up. I can’t stop tying knots in my shirts,

5 Things They Don’t Tell You About Having Two Kids

OK, I admit: I don’t really know who “they” are and anyway, they probably HAVE told someone these things but no one told ME these things, but that wouldn’t have made a very compelling blog post title. 

So. Here are 5 things that I didn’t know about having two kids and learned them when I was knee deep in motherhood and all of the feelings and things that come along with it. 

YOU WILL FEEL LIKE A NEW MOM AGAIN.

Mama Life: Baby Girl 5 Month Update

I know I start all of these posts by saying I can’t believe how quickly time is going and that I can’t believe baby girl is already x months old…but, I can’t believe how quickly time is going and that baby girl is already 5 months old. 

Time is a thief and I feel that now more than ever. I want it to slooooooow down. 

OK. So let’s just say that baby girl has suffered from the second child syndrome