I was recently stopped in my tracks by 2 images I saw on Pinterest, one that said, "Stop the glorification of busy" the other, "You don't get a gold star for being busy."
I was struck by how closely the concept of being busy tugs at
My kids were born 9 days and 3 years apart. Figuring this is the only year they will let me throw them a dual birthday party I wanted to find a theme that could accommodate Julien's love for costumes and pirates, and Catalina's first birthday
My New Year's resolution is to not be Super Woman, and not feel bad about it. If I was Super Woman, I would be perfect, and that would be boring, where's the mystery in perfect?
My kids don't want perfect, they want a mom to pay
These images are more dramatic in black and white aren't they? And all natural light!
I love my little man to death and wonder if my heart is going to double in size when the little girl arrives. Do any of you moms feel the same
I didn't take maternity pictures when I was pregnant with Julien in 2010 and I regret it. This time I was blessed to schedule a shoot with Kelly Allison, who I adore, to shoot my family and my big belly. I was about 35 weeks
I have admittedly gone overboard with Julien's last 2 birthday parties. The Bluegrass Birthday Jamboree with that Lemon Vodka Hooch? And his James Bond 001 birthday that was featured on Apartment Therapy? Overboard. So this year I wanted to take it down a notch, both
So it's the Fourth of July this week and June is gone?! What?! Somewhere between Cinco de Mayo and Independence Day, we felt the elation of not one but TWO successful Forth Chicago Salons. Inspirational women who do amazing work. For their clients, their families
I was tickled pink when Vana Chupp of Le Papier Studio asked me to do an online video series about how to run a successful online business.
She = Savvy online product boutique owner with tons of street cred and adoring followers.
Me = 15+ years branding online