• Brave is 8 months and honestly, HD and I finally feel like we have this parenting an infant thing down! Everyday is a new learning opportunity for us but we officially-officially have a system that works for our baby boy and it feels great to have a little sense of normalcy because nothing about being a new parent feels normal… [Continue Reading]

    Everything We’ve Learned As New Parents Thus Far
  • Blogging right now has been a real struggle, between balancing being a new mommy, all of the craziness in the world, and so much of it weighing on my heart, I just haven’t been feeling inspired. Despite being inspired, I realized I have some mama’s following me that need all the tips and recommendations they can get as their little… [Continue Reading]

    My 6-9 Month Must-Haves
  • I remember when I was pregnant, I knew I had it figured out. In my mind I was prepared for motherhood. I was auntie of the year to over a dozen nephews and nieces, and I knew all about babies. There’s literally a new baby born in my family every year so I figured I was covered with experience. It… [Continue Reading]

    10 Things No One Told Me About Becoming A New Mom
  • Not gonna lie –getting back in the swing of things after having Brave was much harder than I thought. He’s practically 5 months old and I’m just now getting around to doing my first styled post. It felt good to be back out-of-the-house creating content, and I must admit, it was a plus that my 5-month hiatus fell right through… [Continue Reading]

    Bright Sweaters: My Transition To Spring Style
  • If you know Brave you know he’s an extreme arm baby. He loves to feel snuggled, like he’s being held. So for the first 12 weeks of his little life, he only wanted to be in the arms of someone. While I was pregnant and finding all of the items on my must-have list, I knew I would need a… [Continue Reading]

    How Oribel High Chair Saved My Life

How Eloquii & Reese Witherspoon’s Draper James Collection Stole My Southern Heart

*Please read this in my deepest southern draw.* Now sweetheart listen, when I learned that the most southern belle of them all, Reese Witherspoon was teaming her lifestyle brand Draper James with my favorite plus size brand, Eloquii, for a limited edition spring collection … well, I nearly fainted! Seriously, Draper James x Eloquii, it doesn’t get any better than this!…

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How To Dress Sexy And Not Trashy

“If you got it, flaunt it, boy I know you want it …” People always ask why I’m so quick to throw on a ‘freakum dress’. The truth is, I just love the way my body looks in them! I’ve learned over the years there’s a huge difference in dressing sexy versus dressing trashy. I’m talking Jada Pinkett-Smith, Tracee Ellis-Ross,…

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Fighting Anxiety By Being Present

One of the hardest things for me is to let my guard down enough to just … be. I over plan, over analyze, and some times it forces things to spiral out of control. The fact is, I can’t control everything. HD constantly reminds me to “chill”, and surprisingly that’s the toughest thing for me to do. This year I’ve…

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My 3rd Day Curly Hair Routine With The Doux

Hey guys! So guess what, I’ve found a hair care system that works perfectly with my fine loose curls! The Doux is a hair care system for curly and straight hair. What I love about the product is how fun and full-of-life the system is. From it’s 90s inspired hip hop theme to it’s vibrant scents that leaves your hair…

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How To Be Confident When You’re Not In Your Comfort Zone

My most frequently asked question is, How am I so confident? The truth is, being confident is a choice, even when I’m not feeling so ‘confident.’ I’ve learned that I can either believe in myself, even when I’m not so sure, or I can fall deep into self-doubt; and that just hurts too much! Here are a few ways I’ve…

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