DIY Geode Bath Bombs

We LOVE bath bombs in this house. I mean, really love them. If you’ve been following along, what I am about to share won’t come as a huge surprise to you: bath bombs are probably releasing a lot more than just colored fizz into that soothing tub of hot water. Most bath bombs are LOADED with…

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My Love Language: Blake’s Nursery

This is my love language, right here. I am sharing some pictures of the baby’s room because I recently came to a realization: creating beautiful spaces, preparing meals, being organized, etc. – it is my love language! In the past I have received thinly-veiled criticism for being a “perfectionist” and at times I have found…

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Documenting it All: Maternity Photo Shoot

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Guess who is having a baby in a couple of days?? This girl right here! I kind of can’t believe it is time. I simultaneously feel like I have been pregnant for ages and also like I just found out we were going to have another baby. I am feeling a…

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Giving ‘Em Lip in 2020!

I am not afraid to give ‘em a little lip when necessary!  How cute are these 3 limited-edition lipsticks to celebrate 7 years as clean beauty pioneers?! Looking to make a sweeping overhaul and reduce my family’s toxic burden, I initially joined Beautycounter (almost 4 years ago!) for the product discount.   I quickly came…

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Thoughts from Me, on Being Fearless.

Consistent, Confident, Vulnerable, Persistent. These are the first four words scribbled across the top page of my notes from my trip to Phoenix last weekend, where I attended Beautycounter’s L.E.A.D. conference.  We were tasked with writing down attributes that come to mind when we think of a fearless leader.  (Mine was Gwyneth Paltrow..if you’d like…

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A Hoppin’ John New Year

Every year I make this classic Southern dish to celebrate New Year’s.  Hoppin’ John is one of those dishes that comes with many versions, stories, and flavors – but my personal favorite is this recipe I am sharing today from “The Joy of Cooking”, the most authoritative cookbook in America (it says so on the…

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