A Classic Glam Look

Happy Wednesday! A few months ago I was shopping in Nordstrom trying to find different brands that fit into my style and budget. Usually, I gravitate toward the most expensive items in every store, but I actually found a brand that I loved that fit into my classic, glam style. The brand is Leith, and…

Lennon’s 9 Month Update

Happy Tuesday! Last Tuesday, the 9th, Lennon turned 9 months old! I can’t believe how quickly time is passing by and how fast he is growing! He has learned so many new things, and is getting so strong. Let’s start off this post with pictures taken since the previous update! New to Lennon: We celebrated…

5 Essential Things for Breastfeeding with Inverted Nipples

Happy Wednesday, Lovelies! More breastfeeding talk in today’s post, but it’s a piggy-back on my last post – My Breastfeeding Journey – The Pain Filled Truth. While I already shared my story, I wanted to share the 5 critical things that helped me through the pain of breastfeeding with inverted nipples. I wanted to list these things…

Lennon’s 5 Month Update

You know the drill… before I share the information via words, let’s look at some pictures of Lennon since his last update! New to Lennon: Since Lennon’s 3 Month Update, we went to Oregon! This was his first time in Portland at Grandma and Grandpa Laughlin’s house. We absolutely loved the weather there, since we…

Lennon’s 3 Month Update

Before we jump right in, let’s look at some pics of how Lennon has grown!!! New to Lennon: The biggest is probably his international traveling experience. Long flights, time changes,  and meeting family! We went to England to meet Auntie Hollie and Uncle Al. Then we headed to Switzerland to meet Auntie J and Uncle…

Lennon’s 1st Bucket List

When I was in Oregon with my family, my mom threw me a baby shower! My favorite activity of the evening was putting together baby’s first bucket list. The guests at the shower wrote down one or two things that our boy should do in the first year of life! Lennon’s First Bucket List Sleep…

Lennon’s One Month Update

First of all, I CANNOT BELIEVE IT’S ALREADY BEEN A MONTH! Seems like just yesterday we left the hospital… Time flies when you’re having fun! New to Lennon: We just moved to Austin, TX so we are adjusting to the new apartment, weather, and atmosphere. We are still working on getting 100% moved in, so…

My Natural Birth Story to My 11.5 lb Son

I think it’s important to say that any woman who brings a child into the world is incredible! Whether the delivery be vaginal or cesarean, medicated or not, that woman has sacrificed herself — emotionally and physically — because of the love she has for her child. The main reason why I want to share my…

Favorite Skin Care Product for Pregnancy

In all honesty, I try products with skepticism. I have tried plenty of skin care products with a variety of claims, and often times, they don’t work as well as I would hope.  I focused on products that would reduce dark spots and scars. A few years ago, my friend recommended Bio-Oil to me while…