• There are so many things they don’t tell you about the realities of having a baby. Like how you wake up the next day, and suddenly you have no clue who you are anymore. Nothing is the same as it was before you went into labor. Suddenly you’re living for someone else, your hormones are raging, your body is rapidly… [Continue Reading]

    Learning To Love Your Body Again …
  • We are almost 2 months into having Crown home with us, and it finally feels like we are finding our groove. They say going from 0 to 1 is much harder than going from 1 to 2, and I agree in some aspects, but sheesh, it’s been rough finding our way. The saying is true, in the aspect of already… [Continue Reading]

    Life Update: Smith Party of 4
  • If you keep up with me on social media, then you’ll know our baby girl made her debut on December 14th. It’s been the most beautiful, evolving experience of our lives. Her name is Crown Sephora, and we are absolutely in love. While Crown’s birth story started off rocky, it evolved into a very beautiful experience that I am so… [Continue Reading]

    Crown’s Birth Story
  • Baby Girl … We are patiently waiting your arrival, and I sit in awe of the fierce one you will be someday. Truthfully, I always knew I’d have a daughter, but I never knew you’d show yourself as quickly as you did. You were always meant to be, etched in history. Your name has been yours for as long as… [Continue Reading]

    A Letter To My Daughter
  • If you would have told me when I first had Brave that I would still be breastfeeding 10 months later, I wouldn’t have believed you! This has by far been the hardest thing I have ever done. It is a continuous journey that takes on a life of it’s own. I remember when I first started nursing Brave, I purposely… [Continue Reading]

    How I’ve Successfully Breastfed For Over 300 Days

Blood Oranges

I’m slightly obsessed with blood oranges. I’ve always heard of their amazing health benefits but never saw them in any local supermarkets until recently. I must say, I’m hooked! Here’s a rundown of the blood-like colored oranges. Blood oranges are like your typical orange but with magical powers times 10. No seriously, whereas your typical premium orange gives you about…

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Lush Spring Lips

  We’re officially itching to put away winter lip colors … it’s time to pull out your spring haul! I’m sure I’m not the only gal who’s ready to pair Pink Nuevo nights along with fun accessories and bright nail polish! If you’re looking to up your lipstick stash, here are a few of my favorite dupes! Xo, Triena  

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