Seven Months Old

August 16th, 2015

My, how you’ve grown, my son! I just love spending time with you. You’re getting so expressive, and it’s fun to find the things that make you laugh. Here’s to seven months.

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How easy it is to “scare” you. I love hiding behind a wall and jumping out to say “Boo!” You love it.

You’re first true crawl! While you’ve been thinking about it for a long time, it finally happened last week. You may fall down a lot and substitute belly crawling sometimes for hands-and-knees crawling, but one fact remains–you’re mobile. Read the rest of this entry »

Six Months Old

July 15th, 2015

A whole half of a year that’s how long it’s been since you entered our lives. It’s been a really fun ride so far. In the past month you’ve continued to race ahead in your development. I want things to slow down, but I’m having a blast watching you discover the world.

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Your flipping and flopping all over the floor!

How you’re THIS close to crawling, but for now you just scoot backwards little by little. Read the rest of this entry »

Five. Oh. Ones.

July 13th, 2015


Ok, Levi’s, you got me.

I am in L.O.V.E. with these 501CT’s.

The hubs suggested I try them, but I think I wasn’t really convinced until I read somewhere that it was the one pair of jeans style bloggers simply have to own. Signed, sealed and delivered.


I bought two pairs the day I tried them on–one in this light-wash, CT (“custom tapered”) version and a stone-washed, destroyed, regular 501. I wear both pairs lots.

Ladies, I definitely recommend you try a pair or three.


Levi’s 501CT jeans | Journal Standard sweater | Madewell necklace | Troentorp clogs

The Bomb

June 23rd, 2015

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I don’t wear dresses much these days. (Any woman who’s breastfed and/or pumped breastmilk can appreciate the reasoning here.) But when I do, I feel pretty darn great, especially after being big and pregnant for what seemed like forever. Read the rest of this entry »

Summer in Prague

June 17th, 2015

Next stop on my summer tour in Europe: Prague.


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Five Months Old

June 15th, 2015

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Your second tooth. I can’t believe you have two now.

Your impressive ability to entertain yourself with just about anything. Like when we were at a restaurant the other and gave you a coffee sleeve and you turned it over and over in your hand curiously.

Your super-speed feedings. You had a lot of issues with breastfeeding in the beginning, but now you have it down, plus you speed through meal time. Read the rest of this entry »

Just Drapey Enough

June 4th, 2015

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My weekends have become an excuse to wear the coziest of clothes and pass them off as outfits. Although, truth be told, I’d wear the same to work. (Thank goodness I work in a casual office!) And true to San Francisco style, it’s always about the layers and the scarves. I’ve become fairly expert at putting these outfits together, if I do say so myself.

(By the way, I’m selling a couple of my drapey pants on Poshmark, here and here, in case you’re interested!) Read the rest of this entry »

Summer in Paris

June 2nd, 2015

I’m heading to Europe this summer for a week and a half, and I couldn’t be more excited. I’m already planning my outfits and dreaming of the food.

First stop: Paris.


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Not Worth It.

May 28th, 2015

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I sometimes like to cook.

Other times, it just seems like a chore.

I’ll get excited about a new recipe–like these stuffed cabbage rolls. Don’t they look delicious and so much fun to make? Little pillows of meat smothered in a sweet tomato sauce. Read the rest of this entry »

Amateur Hour

May 26th, 2015

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A few weeks ago I took maternity photos of my pal Sarah and her husband. She’s 34 weeks along now, glowing and gorgeous, and I was honored to snap some photos of them around SF. Read the rest of this entry »

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