Adventures in Potty Training

READER BE WARNED: if potty training and the things that go along with it make you squeamish, nauseous, anxious, or straight up terrified for impending parenthood, then don’t read this. There is no need. However if you, like me, enjoy the comedy that is little people and their bathroom antics,…

Unicorn Birthday Bash

Over the weekend we went to Little C’s best friend’s ‘Unicorn Rainbow’ birthday party-it was gorgeous and perfectly girly in every way.  The festivities were held in a beautiful shaded park up in the Palisades and had tons of fun baby-driven activities: Butcher paper on the tables so kiddos could…

Healthy and Delicious Tomato Soup

Our house is currently the sick ward. Little C recently started preschool, which means germs galore! When I’m sick with a cold, all I want is hot soup, and this recipe from my amazing friend Bridgette seriously hit the spot; plus it’s so easy to make that even a current…

Spaghetti Squash

Why squash? Winter is on the way, which means that winter squashes such as spaghetti squash, butternut squash, and more are coming back in season. We try to eat seasonally as much as possible in our house-eating produce that is in season is not only better for the environment, it’s…

Peanut Butter and Honey Balls

Ever since I was little my mom has made these wonderfully simple, protein packed peanut butter balls with honey.  Now that my own little one is in school, I try to make sure that she is getting lots of healthy, whole foods to keep her going throughout the day.  Little…

Outfit of the Day

My Go-To: Rocker Tees, Blazers, Booties Wardrobe staples-we all have them. Mine tend to be booties, skinny jeans, cool vintage tees, and blazers. I can not emphasize enough the importance of having some good basic blazers. Throwing on a fun blazer not only adds dimension to an outfit, but it…

Steal vs. Splurge: The Black Bootie

Screw the little black dress, let’s talk about the little black bootie.  Every woman needs a pair-they are versatile, work with everything from skinny jeans to minis, and never EVER go out of style.  However, I am incredibly finicky about my black booties. The heel has to be perfect (chunky,…

The Birth of Steal vs. Splurge

I  love clothes. I love fashion. I love everything about it-except the price point.  If it were up to me, I would be draped in Prada and Givenchy and would have an unlimited amount of funds to dedicate to my wardrobe. HOWEVER. That is not the case-I’m a mom, I live…

San Jose del Cabo-traveling with Baby

Preface: I always enjoy blogs that include pictures and stories about the writer’s life, not just their favorite products or fashion lust-list, so Mom Life will also have details about trips we take and reviews of the places we stay; focusing on kid-friendly resorts and adventures that are baby-approved. Where…