Summer Sandals Splurges and Steals

            This is the mood of a mom who’s down to the last week of school drop off, activity chasing and corralling the circus into the car every morning. Looking forward to a massive life slow down, taking our time getting up in the morning and of course an easy, … Continue Reading

Surviving The Fourth Trimester

Malia Noemi – Born 10.14.18 7lbs 14 oz   Hello, hello!  If you are reading this, thanks for sticking with me! It’s been a wild journey adjusting to three kids, but I am starting to feel myself again and back in the blogging groove. My baby girl is three months old! We officially wrapped up … Continue Reading

Maternity Photoshoot

Maternity Photoshoot   I was on the fence whether to do maternity photos or not, but I am so happy I did. Pregnancy and motherhood have been my favorite chapters in life and I’m happy I can look back on these photos for memories. It’s amazing how much you forget! I plan on printing some … Continue Reading

Back to School Cool

  Back to school is here! After the long weekend, my preschooler and kindergartener are back in routine and we are all back on-the-go! I have been finishing up the kid’s back to school shopping, and in this post I am sharing our top picks this year. For Isaiah, I tend to lean toward joggers, … Continue Reading

Slides for Fall

    WHOA BRO! School orientations are next week, labor day weekend is around the corner, and we are just creeping up on that back to school action. Pregnancy hormones to blame,  I’ve been an emotional cyclone thinking about Maya entering Kindergarten and my baby boy in school everyday. Distracting myself from the inevitable growth … Continue Reading

NYC with the Family

      We recently went back to NYC as a family. I sold it as a babymoon and me and the kiddos tagged along on David’s work trip. It was our first time returning to New York since we had moved, but it felt so homey. As much as I love our new life … Continue Reading

Surviving a Summer Pregnancy

  Summer Essentials for Pregnancy Apparently the world is having a heat wave and even the most eager sun seekers are ducking for shade and blasting the air con. Typically, I have a high tolerance for record-breaking temps, but being in your third trimester during the dog days of summer can be awkward, sticky, and … Continue Reading

Vintage River Style

          VR Styling the Bump This summer, my maternity fashion goals mirror my non-pregnant fashion inspo, balancing  “put together” and comfortable simultaneously.  One day, after sitting in mounds of clothes in my closet, half-naked with nothing to wear , I packed my three-year old in the car and raced over to … Continue Reading

What to wear to the Lake

Lake Life OOTD: Maternity Style     Summer is in full swing and we’ve been living the lake life. We escaped back to Lake Chelan for a change of pace and to unplug from schedules and the daily grind back home. The past week was a bit non-stop with The Lake Chelan Memory Cup golf … Continue Reading

Stylish Maternity Tops

Maternity Friendly Tops There is an awkward time in pregnancy, when your stomach has not quite popped, but your clothes do not fit the same. This is usually the first trimester, when some people are still keeping their news to themselves, but the “turkey dinner” belly is making it hard to conceal. I have always … Continue Reading