Land of Nod-tober GIVEAWAY!

Happy October, everyone! We have the most amazing giveaway to share with you all today with Lately Lily and Land of Nod and Delta Vacations®. You all know of our love for Lately Lily and Land of Nod separately, so this event on October 25th in Chicago is basically a giant collaboration of amazingness and they want to share it with YOU! They are offering flights courtesy of Delta Vacations® for a family of four to Chicago AND $1000 Shopping Spree at Land of Nod’s gorgeous flagship store. Check out all the ways to play and participate in this awesome event … Read more

FRYday : Emily

You guys, I’ve written three different Frydays, attempting to be inspirational or profound when really, I just want to talk about poop* for a second, is that cool? We potty-trained our little guy Cal this Summer and it has taken me months of simmering enough to want to share something mortifying with you. But first, some back story. This poor kid, since the day I weaned him at sixteen months old, has had a rough go of… the topic* of this post ever since. I avoided potty training for months, and it consumed so much of my thoughts I could’ve … Read more

it’s bedtime!

We’ve teamed up with Lamps.com – a family owned lighting business that dates all the way back to 1914, Happy 100 Year birthday to them! – today to share a peek into the blessed, highly sought after, at times bittersweet, bedtime at our homes. Some days we might think forward to it a little too much, or anticipate maybe a little too early in the day, but when it all comes down to it, bedtime is such a sweet time as a parent. So many wonderful hushed conversations, time to talk and giggle and of course, time to read and sing … Read more

Meet a Small Fry: Beckham

We have a very special Meet a Small Fry today in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Cancer is the number one cause of disease related death’s for kids so you can see why research and awareness are so vital! We’re really grateful to have Sarah sharing the story of her four year old fighter Beckham today, first let’s get to know this little guy better! (For those of you who want to help, at the bottom of this post we’re including shops and vendors that have items for sale with proceeds benefitting Childhood Cancer causes.) 1. What is your … Read more

favorites

It’s been awhile since we’ve shared OUR latest favorites! This one is all about our Fall routines. Filled with things we won’t live without and things we wholeheartedly recommend. NICOLE: 1. Mohair Sweater: When I found this Zara sweater a few weeks ago my heart stopped beating. Cozy and warm yet structured and sleek? A match made in heaven. The neutral grey is so pretty with black, denim or even white. And I also discovered I like wearing it inside out, too! Try it out! 2. Brightener in Albatross: This is a multi purpose staple. There are a few places on my face … Read more