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Mom Jeans, Mules + Mastitis

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Mastitis sucks, right? (Oops. I mean: Happy Monday!) I’ve been hit with it 3 times with Evy and once with Harper and if you’ve never had it, count your sweet stars because WHOA. 

The last time I had it, I reached out to my mama tribe for some home remedies and some ideas to help prevent it. And as always, they came through. I’m sharing them at the bottom of the post in case you’ve

5 Simple Tips For Stylish Family Photos

Hi, sweet friends!

We had our family photos taken about a month ago and I’m so in love with them. (Side note: if you’re in the Chicago area, I highly recommend Jessie of jessie hearn photography. You won’t be disappointed. Tell her I sent you!)

When I scheduled a sunrise session, I thought I was crazy. I spend all of my days trying to get my girls to sleep, and now I was going to have to WAKE THEM

Mama Life: Baby Girl 8 Month Update

Hi from the beach! We are having so much fun under the sun – eating sand, chasing seagulls and peeing in the ocean. (Some of us, that is.)

Baby girl is 8 months old. HOW ON EARTH THOUGH. Time needs to slow down, because this mama isn’t ready for all of this growing up that keeps happening. I’m trying my best to cherish those sweet snuggles before she is too busy for her mama. 

Today I’m sharing breastfeeding, sleeping, solids

The Sweet Edit | No. 8

Happy Friday, friends! 

This is called the Sweet Edit because I want to share the things I’ve loving with you each week. Those things that make life sweeter.

This week is a little bit different, because I’m sharing one thing I did NOT love. In fact, I pretty much hated it…

But, just so we don’t go into the weekend on a sour note, I’ve also included those things I’m loving. Because love still trumps hate. Right..?

Also, if your

The Coziest Tunic For Fall (And Thoughts On Being Superficial + Materialistic)

Happy October, friends! (How the heck did that happen? Isn’t it still last fall?) Today I’m bringing you the coziest tunic in all the land.

But first, can we talk about something for a second…?

You guys know I love fashion. I like to share my latest finds with you. I like to show you how to style a certain item. I enjoy the challenge of converting trends to every day mama life. 

BUT.

Sometimes, talking about clothes and