tips & advice



my family and

little ones



Raising little ones is all consuming. We worry if we are doing enough… we worry if we are doing too much… We find ourselves concentrating so hard on our littles & wonder what is left of the person we were before their arrival. Mama, we all feel it. Let’s journey together, lift each other up & be a village for one another…



Some days, I am crushing this stay-at-home order. Other days, I am drowning in the need for solitude… See, I have no issue being at home all day most days – I rather like the little bubble we have built. I enjoy the time with my people. I am lucky enough to have a yard […]

As I #stayathome and reschedule yet another family portrait session, I find myself get melancholy for my families that had so been looking forward to capturing all the stages of their family, from baby to teen… I know that longing to capture every tiny moment to look back on through the years. I know how […]

So usually I am sharing about things I already own and love, but as we sit at home with “stay-at-home” orders from our cities, I am really feeling like now is the time to give some new products and tools a whirl. I mean, what else am I going to do with the hours I’m […]

I’ll elaborate as I get time, but for now, here is a running list of my beauty & skin care must haves: Sunday Riley Good Genes Sunday Riley ICE Ceramide Moisturizing Cream Sunday Riley Luna Sleeping Night Oil Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation BeautyCounter Counter+ No. 2 Plumping Face Oil BeautyCounter Counter+ No.1 Brightening Facial […]

With all the craziness in the world right now, it seems pretty likely that Easter Sunday will look different this year from the usual. Since we will likely be watching a service from our home instead of dressing up in our best… so I got to thinking, instead of lamenting over the Easter attire that […]

So here we are at the one week mark of life in the time of Coronavirus… or at least one week for our household. Because the reality, this virus has been circulating in the world for 3 months now — but I suspect that most will mark the start of it as the time it […]