Me, Too. | My Story

    October 18, 2017

    I am passionate about the rape culture epidemic in our society, so I felt led to bring the conversation to the blog. I will be sharing my story, and subsequently the stories of other anonymous women who have reached out to me. This post took a tremendous amount of courage to write and share. Please note that if you are triggered or affected by stories of sexual abuse, this may not be something you should read. Discretion advised.…

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  • Mickey & Minnie Mouse Sibling Halloween Costumes

    The Halloween struggle is real, y’all. I always vacillate between full DIY and some cheap one piece costume from Target. Not only that, but I always wish my kids matched/coordinated. Unfortunately, I think those…

    October 17, 2017
  • How To Create The Perfect Gender Neutral Nursery

    Fact: I’m obsessed with all things colorless. My husband says my house is fifty shades of beige. But here’s the thing, I love it. Neutral never feels like an over-commitment to any particular color…

    October 3, 2017
  • How To Do Microdermabrasion At Home

    This post is sponsored by PMD. All opinions are mine. Holy California dry air, Y’all. Coming from Georgia where the humidity hits you like a brick wall, my skin has had quite the shock…

    September 29, 2017
  • Meatless Sweet Potato and Black Bean Hash

    This post was sponsored by Bush’s Beans. All opinions are my own. I’m trying to eat a lot cleaner and prepare more food at home. You have probably seen/heard me talking about that. After…

    September 24, 2017
  • How To Maintain A Smart Diet As a Busy Mom

    This post is sponsored advertising content by Sargento Foods. One thing I never expected to be so difficult, was to maintain a healthy diet as a busy mom. Many of us have been pregnant…

    September 22, 2017
  • Transitioning Your Newborn From Bassinet to Crib

    This post was sponsored by Halo. All opinions are mine. My kids are SO. DIFFERENT. All of them. It blows my mind how three siblings can be so very different in personality and temperament.…

    September 20, 2017
  • 24 Hours in Carmel-By-The-Sea | a Travel Guide

    It’s time to say goodbye to summer! I don’t hate summers on the west coast, y’all, ESPECIALLY on the beaches of California. As opposed to the east coast beaches I am used to, Northern…

    September 11, 2017
  • Dear Moms of Older Kids: Be Our Lighthouse

    Being a mom of small children is not easy 99% of the time, and that seems to be universally understood. We hear things from friends and strangers in the grocery store like “You have…

    September 9, 2017
  • Goodbye Twelve & Six, Hello Typical Katie.

    Happy Friday people! I am admittedly the slackest blogger on earth lately. If anyone can tell me how to continue adulting and mothering WHILE maintaining my blog, I would love to know the secrets.…

    September 8, 2017
  • Why is Adult Acne a Thing?

    This post was sponsored by TrophySkin. All opinions are mine. But, really. Why? Why is adult acne a thing? Didn’t I serve my time as an awkward teen? Between environmental causes, hormonal fluctuation, and…

    September 4, 2017
  • How To Survive Having a Newborn and a Toddler

    Several people have messaged me and asked if I have any tips on how to adjust to life with a newborn and a toddler. Disclaimer: I’m only six weeks in to this chaos, so…

    August 31, 2017