Long Flight with a One Year Old : A Survival Guide

Do you have a long flight with a one year old coming up? When my family flew to California from Nashville, it was our son’s first flight and I was beyond nervous that we’d be dealing with hours of meltdowns and rude comments from fellow passengers the entire time. However, because we were prepared...

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San Diego with a One Year Old

I’m posting this almost six months after our trip, but I wanted to make sure to share it! We went to San Diego for my 30th birthday (and our 5 year anniversary) and had the best time! Hewson, our son, had the time of his life! We’re from Nashville, so I was a little...

Why you need two baby registries

Why You Need Two Baby Registries (and only two!)

So you’re having a baby! Yay! Congratulations!! Do you feel ready? If not, that’s okay! That’s totally normal! But, as I’m sure you’ve figured out, babies require a lot of stuff and getting ready for baby can be really, really overwhelming. It’s hard enough to know what you need, but also where you should register!...

Loving Lately List: Snow Day Edition

Y’all, it has been snowing in Nashville and as I write this I’m curled up on my couch buried under a pile of blankets. Everyone’s out there posting their cute pictures of their families outside, I’m still getting over the stomach flu so there’s no way we’re going outside today. Anyway, even though I’m...

Life isn't always what it seems on instagram

Real Life v. Instagram

This morning my son rubbed my expensive electric toothbrush along the base of the toilet. How did he get it? I gave it to him. Why? Because I needed just 3 seconds of peace to answer a text message. Just three seconds. One Mississippi. Two Mississippi. Three Mississippi.   I assumed he would play...