The Myth of Doing It All

I hope you had a great weekend! I was originally going to structure this as an outfit post, but decided to change it up and chat about the question I get asked most frequently: how I do I manage being a mom, working, and blogging? To be totally honest with you I’ve hesitated to cover this because I don’t feel…
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5 Ways to Balance Motherhood and Work

Being a mom is the most incredible experience. Sometimes it doesn’t feel real to look at Juliana and know this smart, beautiful, funny three year old is my daughter and I get to be her mommy. To me watching her become her own person when a few years ago she didn’t exist is the craziest thing. Motherhood is fulfilling in a way I cannot express…
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Valentine’s Reflections

I thought I’d take today’s post in a different direction given Valentine’s Day and what it means for me. 🙂 From when I started dating through my first serious relationship, I was a sweet and hopeless romantic. I was a girl that genuinely cared- and showed it. I put my guy first and tried hard to be a “good” girlfriend.…
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Balancing It All

A question I’ve been asked a lot lately is “how do you do it all?”. Sometimes it comes “how do you have time for everything?” or “I don’t know how you do it all”, but it seems to be the same curiosity: how I balance my role as a mom, having a career, and now the blog. It’s a legitimate question, and…
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Our 21st Century Love Story

Boy meets girl, they date, fall in love, he proposes, they get married, a family–and live mostly happily ever after. That’s how I grew up thinking it would go. But that’s not quite how it went. It was a Friday night five years ago 12/17/2011. I was living in Honolulu and went out with my friend Megan to blow off steam after a long work week. After several…
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