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A Moto Jacket + 5 Universal Motherhood Truths

Motherhood is tricky. I’m pretty sure my girls currently have some sort of pinkie promise, conspiracy thing going on right now, because both of them have been fighting their naps this week. Hard core. Like, I need to hide in the closet and binge on chocolate, hard core. 

OK, mamas. This got me thinking: we need to band together. I don’t want to make it out like it’s an US vs. THEM kinda thing, but you guys. I’m pretty sure

Tips To Help Dogs And Babies Live Happily Together

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One of my biggest concerns when I was pregnant with Harper was how my old pup, Scout, would welcome her into our life. I got him when he was only 10 weeks old, and he had years of having me all to himself. So of course, h

Mama Life: Baby Girl 7 Month Update

Wait. Are we sure? Is it truly time for the 7 month update already? Because I can’t quite wrap my mind (or heart) around it. 

Time has flown, but we have done our best to fill this last month with a whole lot of summer fun. Baby girl loves swinging on the swings at the park, putting her tootsies in the sand at the beach and watching her big sister do pretty much anything. 

OK. Can we talk baby books

8 Things You Need For Baby’s First Year (+ 3 You Don’t!)

I know. There are a million (at least) blog posts out there claiming that you need SO MANY THINGS for baby’s first year. It can be overwhelming and Google is a scary place when you’re a new or expecting mama. Believe me. I KNOW. 

So, I’ve narrowed it down to 8 things you need….

(But, first, let’s get something straight: are we really talking a NEED here? No. We’re talking a first world need. Like a cushy life kinda need.

A Tired Mama’s 5 Beauty Must-Haves

Pretty sure I could just call this “A Mama’s 5 Beauty Must-Haves” and leave it at that (you know, because “tired mama” is redundant). Either way, as mamas, we could all use a little help. I know I need it.

Recently, I’ve gotten some requests for a beauty routine post, which is kind of funny because these days I don’t have much of a routine. (Well, except the routine of sprinting downstairs to make my coffee the second my eyes