Dress: PinkBlush | Shoes: Michael Kors (no longer available) very similar MK ones here | Purse: Michael Kors (no longer available) but very similar MK version here | Sunglasses: Karen Walker | This dress is super comfortable - the fabric is so soft. I bought it when I saw it on another blogger, probably about 3 months ago, but [...]
Month: August 2019
Encouraging Creative Play with our Kids
My Dress: PinkBlush (on sale!) |Headband: Lele Sadoughi | Elle's Dress: Jessica Simpson (on sale!) | Doll & Book: Lulujo When it comes to child development, playtime is SO important. According to research, pretend play or creative play, such as caring for dolls, teaches children responsibility, creativity, communication skills and how to empathize with those around them. Specifically, researchers say pretend play [...]
Happy 70th Birthday, Mom!
My mom turns 70 on September 3rd. Since my siblings and I all live in different places, we took the opportunity to surprise her with an early celebration, while we were all home in Cape Breton! We kept it simple and intimate, with just us (her children) and our families. We planned a weekend getaway [...]
Happy 6th Anniversary to Us!
Maternity Dress: PinkBlush | Sandals: Steve Madden | Purse: Clare V. (gently used!) or new here I love Sundays. Growing up, it was a rule that we always went to church as a family (my father was a minister, so hard to not be a rule). Then we would do Sunday brunch at a restaurant, following church service. When I was [...]
Pretty Maternity Dresses
Shoes: Sam Edelman | Purse: Chanel (gently used - great price) Dress: Pink Blush I've been loving the maternity pieces I've purchased at PinkBlush, so when they contacted me to become an ambassador, it was an easy decision. They have been my go-to for anything maternity & pretty during this pregnancy. They recently gifted me this beautiful [...]
Shopping Non-Maternity Maternity
Dress: No longer available, but similar these are some similar styles, ASOS (maternity), ASOS (maternity) Shopbop (non maternity) | Purse: Clare V. | Shoes: Steve Madden You really don't have to restrict yourself to only wearing maternity clothes when you're pregnant. I thought I did for the first few months of my first pregnancy, then I realized that I [...]