Parenting

Helping Your Toddler Adjust To A New Baby

I don’t know that you can ever fully prepare your toddler for a new baby joining the family. I remember in the months and weeks leading to the delivery of our daughter that I spent quite some time looking…

Style & Beauty

Who What Wear Event in Portland

I had a lot of fun attended the Who What Wear event for the launch of their new App SHOP Who What Wear last night in Portland. Their new App allows you to shop all of your favorite stores…

Style & Beauty

Favorite Trend: Statement Sleeves

Lately I have been all about those statement sleeves. From ruffles to bell sleeves and beyond, I have a new love for this style. The problem with “trends” is that they may not last longer than one season and…

Travel

Portland’s Best Farmer’s Markets

We’ve been going to Farmers Markets almost every Saturday morning this summer. We are up early with the kids anyways so we figured we might as well make it a summer tradition. Most markets open at 8 or 9am…

Style & Beauty

Lotus Boutique

I hope you all are having an amazing Friday!This is going to be a short post because I have so much on my to-do list today!…

Style & Beauty

Pretty White Sun Dresses

Summer is in full force over here in Portland. It’s been hotter than hot these last couple of weeks with these last few days being in the 100’s! It’s almost unbearable to be outside and the humidity doesn’t help…

Style & Beauty

Why I Blog

I’ve had people ask me why I blog and how I find the time to blog with a job and two kids. Sometimes people ask because they are inspired that I am blogging and are thinking of starting something…

Parenting

How To Survive With a Baby That Won’t Sleep

Try sleep training If your baby isn’t sleeping, the first step is to always try sleep training. There are several different methods and I recommned trying all of them. Each baby is different so one method might work and…

Style & Beauty

Favorite One Piece Swimsuits

We celebrated our seven year anniversary last weekend with a road trip along Oregon’s coast. We started at the top and drove down Highway 101 all the way to the bottom. We ended with a tour of Oregon’s wine…

Parenting

Summer Activities for Kids

Summers are where memories are made. As a kid I have some of my best memories in the summertime because school is out, the weather is great and the days are long. As an adult I still love summer…