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Penny’s Fall/Winter Capsule Closet

Posted on Oct 13, 2017 in Mom Life, Organization, Style-ish | 0 comments

The concept of a Capsule Wardrobe is really appealing to me. You follow a checklist of clothing items to cover your bases and give your child about 2 weeks worth of clothing. You buy just what you need in coordinating colors. It saves money and time since all the clothes match and work together! Eliminating those random, unmatchable items and the urge to be...

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More Puddles

Posted on Aug 8, 2017 in Life, Mom Life | 0 comments

Yesterday we had a legit thunderstorm. It’s rare for them to pop up here in Reno, and it almost feels like a holiday when we get one. The temperature drops nearly 30 degrees, the typically bright, clear sky gets dark, cloudy and broody, and the dry, sandy ground gets soggy and soft. The surge of water transforms the high desert, even if it only lasts...

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Living Simpler // Shampoo

Posted on Aug 2, 2017 in Earth Love, Life | 0 comments

A few weeks ago I decided to become more intentional about what I bring into our house. There’s a laundry list of products I use every day that contain ingredients that are known to be harmful. So today I went to order shampoo and conditioner from Amazon and without thinking twice I almost bought two bottles of our old standby brand. Thankfully, as I...

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Breastfeeding-Friendly Clothes

Posted on Jul 26, 2017 in Life, Mom Life, Style-ish | 0 comments

Breastfeeding comes with a handful of challenges. One of those challenges that I didn’t really think or plan for was finding clothes that are easy to breastfeed in. Typically I’m looking for clothes that keep “the ladies” covered, not clothes that allow them to be easily exposed. Ha! So I figured I’d write a post sharing a few...

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Maybe she’s hungry…

Posted on Jul 20, 2017 in Life, Mom Life, Thoughts | 0 comments

So I’m not a fan of spreading negativity. That being said, this morning I hit my limit and so I’m going to vent in hope that getting my irritation out here keeps it from growing in my heart. “Maybe she’s hungry?” I can’t tell you how often I hear this phrase. It comes as a suggestion from strangers when she’s...

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