Pumpkin pie brownies (grain-free, dairy-free)

I’ve created a monster. Quite a few of you have told me that you’ve made these pumpkin bars multiple times already. (Thank you for letting me know if you’ve made them; I love getting your feedback on recipes and anything that’s on the blog!) I’m right there with you ....more

Family: Nursery Peek

Hi friends! I’m kind of in shock that we’ll likely be meeting our newest member of the family THIS WEEK. It feels like all of the holidays rolled in one; such a magical surprise, and we’ve been waiting in anticipation ....more

Acai what you did there

Hiiiii How’s the morning going? Hope you’re enjoying the day and that those of you who are off today are enjoying the long weekend. It’s still wicked hot here, and I told the Pilot that my dream would be to spend the afternoon floating on a pizza raft....more

The final stretch with Motherhood Maternity

This post is sponsored by Motherhood Maternity®....more

Friday Faves

Hi friends! Happy Friday! Hope you’re enjoying the morning ....more

Family: Core training during pregnancy

aka tips as you work your way to a reverse six-pack Core training during pregnancy was something that I was totally clueless about when I became pregnant with Liv. I did as much research as possible, and at the time, was teaching in Tucson at a health/fitness resort (so I had a lot of amazing resources to ask!), and was able to determine a few hard and fast rules for core work during pregnancy. I also have an incredible resource here in San Diego: my good friend Jess, who is a Physical Therapist, Certified Pilates Teacher and group fitness instructor ....more

a new mantra

Hi friends! Happy almost-Friday. What are you up to this morning? ...more

advice for the newborn days + a preschooler

This is one of those times when I’m asking for your invaluable words of wisdom. <3 Right before we had Liv, many of you shared the most awesome advice for the newborn days....more

Breakfast salad

This can be a thing, right? Helloooo! How’s the morning going? ...more

el fin de semana

Hiiiiii friends! How’s the day going? So glad you’re excited about the Fair Trade giveaway! ...more