SHOP TALK: LOU BEE CLOTHING

these are the sweetest little girls clothes i’ve ever seen. the stylish cut out tank and the printed leggings and the chevron hoody.  my goodness.  i’m dying.  go check out the rest of the goodness here. and is this little mini model not the cutest thing ever? oh man…melts my heart!

SHOP TALK: WHISTLE & FLUTE

these tops from whistle and flute are looking so so good for my little (and future littles too)! that ice cream tank just kills me. my wallet is looking a little empty.

E & A IN SEPTEMBER

august snuck away from me but i’m back with our little project to document some of mine and addison’s favorite things this month. this is what erin and addison are doing in september. eating: tomatoes from my parents garden that taste like candy // peaches reading: kinfolk magazine(s) // the sign language book (somehow she always manages to get after that one and tear up the pages) playing: with my macbook air // with every…

8 TIPS FROM A NEW DAD

For today’s post, I’d love to talk about new fatherhood.  Over the last six months, Andrew and I have talked about things that we were surprised happened or things we didn’t think we would do before we had children.  He revealed some funny and good tips to me.  Here were his eight tips about being a new dad in his words… 1. You can plan, plan, and plan but you will never follow your plan…

JUST BECAUSE IT’S TUESDAY

First things first, I’m a realest.  But for real I have had this no good very bad sore throat turned major stuffy nose turned nasty cold since the 20th of July.  You guys.  That’s like three weeks.  I’m pretty sure I’m dying from this…whatever this is.  Lest you think I am exaggerating…well I am always exaggerating. In other news we took our five month old to the zoo.  She probably would have had an equal…

A DIFFERENT KIND OF NECKLACE (GIVEAWAY)

I’ll admit that I wasn’t the most in tune person when it came to motherhood. I didn’t know much about diaper genies or baby food and I certainly didn’t know much about teething babies. Or how they put everything in sight in their mouths when they are teething. Holy goodness. A few weekends ago, I went to Strawberry Festival with a good friend and her eleven month old. As we were walking back from the…

MAKING YOUR OWN BABY FOOD (GIVEAWAY)

When we had Addison’s four month check up a few weeks ago, we got the all clear to start her on rice cereal.  These past few weeks have been quite the journey for her with getting her acclimated to a different texture and way to eat.  By journey, I mean rice cereal everywhere: her hands, face, clothes (somehow even on her pants), my clothes, my hair.  It’s really been a great time. She is still…