Travel // Flying Solo with Baby, 10 Months

Misc, Travel

When I wrote this post after flying with Livy at 3 + 4 months, I was confident…and naive.  At 3 months she was just starting to grow into her personality, giggling here and there, a bit of squirming, but overall a great sleeper and a pretty pleasant travel buddy.  With all of the planning and […]

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Mom Life // Save vs. Splurge


Mom Life, Pregnancy, Style + Beauty

When I found out we were expecting our first little babe, I hit Amazon and started building the registry of my dreams to include every product I had read was a MUST have.  Although I did reel it in a bit with a second draft (thanks to a reality check from my dear husband), between […]

July 8, 2018

Mom Life // Packing for A Beach Day With Babe


Mom Life, Travel

On our recent trip across the pond to our home state, we were so excited to introduce Olivia to the beauty that is Lake Michigan.  Tyler and I are both born and raised Michigander’s, and grew up never far from one of the Great Lakes.  Although in true Michigan fashion the weather didn’t always cooperate, […]

July 3, 2018

Travel // Alsace Region, France


Europe, France, Travel, Travel

Summer is right around the corner and with sunny days and warmer temps, it’s the perfect time to visit the Alsace Region of France. At a short 1.5-2 hour drive from Stuttgart (and a super quick train from Paris), Strasbourg, Colmar, and the charming French towns dotted in between, are the perfect place to escape […]

June 3, 2018

Lifestyle // Father’s Day Gift Guide


Mom Life, Style + Beauty, Travel

We’re just a few weeks out from Father’s Day (Sunday, June 17th), and I’m so excited to share some top gift picks from my baby Daddy himself!  (I of course had to chime in with commentary!)  Check out our favorite gifts for the Dad in your life. Shinola Men’s Chrono 47mm Runwell Watch // What’s not […]

June 1, 2018

Travel // Flying Solo with Baby, 10 Months


Misc, Travel

When I wrote this post after flying with Livy at 3 + 4 months, I was confident…and naive.  At 3 months she was just starting to grow into her personality, giggling here and there, a bit of squirming, but overall a great sleeper and a pretty pleasant travel buddy.  With all of the planning and […]

May 26, 2018

Lifestyle // Mother’s Day Gift Guide


Mom Life, Style + Beauty

We’re approaching my first (official) Mother’s Day, and to celebrate I’ve curated a list of some of my favorite gifts, as well as some items I have my eye on (hint: Tyler!).  Besides some rest and relaxation (because ALL the Mamas need that!) what are you hoping your kiddos and/or partner surprise you with this year? […]

May 4, 2018

Travel // What To Wear : Morocco


Africa, Travel, Travel

In the weeks leading up to our trip to Marrakesh I was in a tizzy about what to pack not only for myself, but for the whole fam.  I researched, I pinned, I gathered as much information as I could, so that we could enjoy our trip worry free (at least in terms of avoiding […]

May 1, 2018

Gifts For Mama-to-Be


Mom Life, Style + Beauty

Around this time in the life of a millennial, the Facebook notifications turn from engagements and weddings, to babies, babies, and more babies!  As a new Mama myself, I love watching friends become parents and start this wonderful new chapter of life (and it certainly doesn’t hurt to have more Mom friends to play “Is […]

April 16, 2018

Travel // Budapest Baby!


Eastern Europe, Europe, Travel, Travel

To us, Budapest was one of those places we had [of course] heard about, but didn’t actually believe we’d ever explore in person.  When planning our holiday road trip, Tyler suggested a stop in Budapest on our way to Italy, and it seemed to me like the perfect fit.  We had thrown the visit together […]

March 28, 2018