emma rose

born 9/11/16 little ball of perfection daddy’s girls are all doing well big sister madison is enamored let the adventure begin! (and thank you to everyone who has reached out & stopped by & helped make this transition easier – we love you all)  

oh JOY!

I am slightly obsessed with Target’s “OH JOY” line which was curated by blogger and girl boss Joy Cho. it’s colorful & bright & beautiful, just as the world should be. These are also some amazing baby shower gift options to wrap up alongside diapers &  pacifiers & all the necessities. You’ll definitely see baby…

baby peachy…

I wanted to write to you to apologize mainly. It isn’t that you’re an after thought, because you most certainly are not, it’s just that this time is different. I simply don’t have the luxury this time around to dote over every milestone. I can’t just lay around for hours on end resting and admiring…

reed krakoff – and best summer bags under $100

i’ve always been a big Reed Krakoff girl so you can guess my excitement when i heard about a Kohl’s collaboration – these are my favorite bags from the new collection and the best part is….. they’re all under $100!! one / two / three/ four / five / six   other favorite bags for…

#almostMrsDelia

congrats again to this beautiful bride and one of my best friends. i can’t wait till the wedding is finally here and we can make this thing official. ps: my dress (on sale now!) / shoes / locket (on sale now!!)

happy mother’s day

 my dress (on sale now) / her dress (similar here) photo credits: tony d photography ——————– she is the exclamation mark in the happiest sentence that i could ever possibly write first of all this video, sob fest. i mean really and it’s true, i wish i could slow down time and somehow bottle up…

pink or blue?!

we all know what madison is rooting for… and i know i said we weren’t finding out, but being in the room yesterday and looking at “baby peachy” on the screen, i had to know. i looked at brian and i asked if he wanted to know. we still struggled with our decision but in…

maternity style under $40

DRESSES (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR TOPS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR PAJAMAS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR PANTS/SHORTS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR JUMPSUITS (left to right) ONE / TWO

THE cutest toddler shoes

because we are obsessed with shoes… 1.) pink sneakers 2.) rose gold slip on sneaker 3.) high top sneaker 4.) fringe sandals – also available in pink 5.) new balance sneakers 6.) polka dot high tops 7.) birkenstocks 8.) stephen curry 2 9.) gold and white sneaker 10.) leopard sneakers 11.) tiger sneakers 12.) rio…

yay moms (mother’s day gift guide)

because YAY moms!! for everything we do. for everything we have endured. for all the love that we have given and continue to give. for the late nights and open arms. for never wanting to trade a single second of the chaos. there is nothing like your mother and there never will be. no one…

thoughts on family & a birthday party

yesterday after spending the day with my extended family i started really thinking about what family means. lately we have been over the place. we are all so busy in our respective lives and we all have our own busy schedules to keep. sometimes we forget how important phone calls & text messages can be….

dear teenage madison…

DEAR TEENAGE MADISON, If you are anything like your mom (and I hope you are so much better than me) you are going to be rebellious and argumentative and think you know everything that’s best for you in this world. I know because I was there. And you might even roll your eyes now, and…