Treat yo’ self mama! HOLY CHIC!

Alright ladies, lately I have been all about learning to treat myself a little more often. When I first became a mom the only one being spoiled – and I mean SPOILED – was Max. I have partnered up with two of my absolute favorite businesses to help one of you lucky ladies spoil yourself […]

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PurseN – the answer to all my organization dreams

You all already know I love a good organization hack and I have found the HOLY GRAIL of organization essentials! Introducing PurseN… PurseN is a full collection of high-end travel accessories that make traveling and organization seamless! With all of the traveling Max and I have been doing (see travel post over on Haute Mess […]

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To the single mom on Mothers Day

To the single mom on Mother’s Day… I love you. It’s 2:30 am, the Friday before my first Mother’s Day and I can’t help but lay in bed and cry. I am looking back at all these pictures of Max and seeing how much he has grown in such a short time. How is this […]

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One month down a million more to go! 

Max and I are sitting here on this chilly Sunday morning waiting for volunteer service to start at church and I can’t help but become overwhelmed with how fast time is flying by. Max is just shy of two months old and I feel like I had him just yesterday. Everyday he is growing and […]

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Postpartum journey : my honest, raw reflection

We are officially on week 2 of our “staycation” and still aren’t fully adjusted. Each morning we set up camp with everything Max and Mommy may need. Whether that be mommys water and snacks, what feels like a whole case of diapers , our dock-a-tot, swaddles and pacis or a beer for mommy when she […]

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Max makes his entrance 

I told myself I wanted to get Max’s birth story written ASAP because it all happened so fast and I didn’t want to forget one second of it but… then motherhood started, and you know how that goes! Well, the day I had been waiting for – and secretly dreading – has come and gone. […]

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I’ll take a Venti…

Thank you so much to all of the news and media channels that have taken the time to cover my story and help me spread the word about the #bellyartproject ✨ Find all of the articles below! News Coverage: http://www.cosmopolitan.com/food-cocktails/a8961808/starbucks-maternity-photoshoot/ http://www.refinery29.com/2017/02/142210/starbucks-maternity-photo-shoot http://www.self.com/story/starbucks-themed-maternity-photoshoot?mbid=social_facebook http://933flz.iheart.com/onair/scotty-davis-47411/this-starbucks-maternity-shoot-is-pure-15586526/ http://latestnewsnetwork.com/starbucks-fan-paints-the-logo-on-her-pregnant-belly/ http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-4254646/Starbucks-fan-paints-logo-pregnant-belly.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490 https://www.buzzfeed.com/michelleno/starbucks-maternity-shoot?utm_term=.tdXYm2MJ6g#.ubP2OEQ8D7 I’ll take a Venti Strawberry Acai Refresher: 1/3 lime, […]

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Shake it up baby! 

Finally! Baby bottle buying made easy! Stop spending hours upon hours browsing your local stores (who am I kidding, TARGET) for the perfect bottle! I have found just the one!  Check out my latest review on TwistShake Baby Bottles! . . I think I’ll be okay at this whole mom thing, this is pretty much […]

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9 ways you know you’re 9 months pregnant

Any day now Max will enter this world but let me tell you… I can not wait any longer! I have become the sassiest impatient woman ever and to my friends, I apologize. Here are the 9 ways you know you are 9 months pregnant. Please excuse my sass but Momma’s, you know you’ve thought […]

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Max’s Oasis 

When I found out I was pregnant I knew exactly I wanted for my babes nursery… a girl baby that is! And when I found out I was having a baby boy my initial thought was -there’s no way his room is going to look like Spider Man threw up in there-. I wanted his […]

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