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7 best pieces of advice for new moms

7 best pieces of advice for new moms Every mom feels it - excitement and nerves. Reading compulsively, wondering if now is the time to move/buy a new car/order 100s of diapers in the just-in-case scenarios.  We've compiled a list of the 7 best pieces of advice for new moms. Enjoy! You will need nap time more than they will Sometimes all you need is a quiet shower The days are long, but the years are short Being a mama doesn't mean you have to stop being you Don't borrow tomorrow's troubles - just focus on today... or even the next 10 minutes  Asking for help is a sign of being a great mom Follow your gut - it's probably right We...

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summer into fall

it's officially fall now, but down here in austin we're still hitting 90 degrees. the "cool" mornings are high seventies, low eighties. i'll take it! it feels amazing. here are some options for the man (and little ones) in your life...

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quick beauty routines (aka how to not look like a schlumpadinka)

when you've got a little one (or ones) to chase around, you need a few shortcuts in your beauty routine to get you out the door. here, i've rounded up a few tricks that i use myself...  the knotted bun will pull it together in a messy, French kind of way (and ps - i like the rest of the look, too) ysl's touche éclat will hide the bags under your eyes lipstick for the every day (from mac) - this is just enough color to look pulled together and finally, perfume to hide the fact that you probably didn't fit a shower in this morning.

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and we're live!

hello there, and welcome! i'm so glad to meet you - take a look around, and let me know if you have any questions! in the future, you can expect to see posts about style, things to do, what to shop for, food to eat, motherhood, parenthood, the 'hood. ok, joking around now. but seriously! please tell me if you want to see more or less of anything - i love feedback!

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