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…

Rise and Shine Goji CaCao Protein Bowl

Doing breakfast the right way.Breakfast seems to be a pretty hot topic these days-there are studies that claim eating breakfast helps you lose weight, and others whose data argues the opposite. Regardless of the studies and information out there, what I can tell you is that for me, eating a…

Pumping for the Working Mom

One of the hardest parts of breastfeeding for me was the return to work, and trying to keep up with little C’s demand while I was gone.  Per my lactation consultant at The Pump Station in Santa Monica, an AMAZING breastfeeding resource, I pumped every three hours, which mimicked the…

Breastfeeding & Pumping: How to Boost Supply

One of the most widespread issues that I run into when talking with other moms is the question of how to boost or maintain supply.  After going through the process of trying to increase milk supply myself, I developed some pretty fail-proof practices, and sharing them with fellow moms is…

Cauliflower Pizza Dough

Behold. The gluten-free answer to pizza. Amazingness in your mouth.  I have been searching for the perfect cauliflower pizza recipe for some time now-making dinner that both the hubs and the baby will like that are time-efficient (oh so important), healthy, AND tasty are pretty hard to find.  Sidenote- I…