Basics with a Twist

I’m a jeans and basic tee girl through and through, but sometimes adding one additional piece to take my daily look to the next level is necessary. Kimonos are my go-to for doing just that. They’re easy, usually have a fun print, and are totally versatile. When I buy a kimono (or duster), I know […]

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Nine Months

I know I’ve said this before, but this is my ACTUAL favorite age. Riv is stable enough to sit or crawl around without me worrying about a fall every three seconds, he can totally entertain himself if you give him a few toys or a wide open space, and he laughs at pretty much everything […]

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine's Day Gift Guide - Go Get Your Happy On

Is it too soon to start dropping hints for Valentine’s Day or..? (Yes, babe, I do need another freaking lipstick and pair of shoes) But, seriously — whether you’re shopping for your gal pal, your mom, your sister, or just looking for something hot to rock on a date with your significant other, I’ve got […]

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Kid-Friendly Guide to Los Olivos

Kid Friendly Guide to Los Olivos - Go Get Your Happy On: Want to find kid-friendly places to eat and drink in Los Olivos? Recommendations here!

When I was trying to think of where to take Sam for his 30th birthday, I had a few must-haves in mind: fun spots to eat and drink, kid-friendly, walkable, and doable over a long weekend. Los Olivos fit the bill perfectly. Sam and I kind of have an unspoken tradition of surprising each other […]

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Hair Care: Tips and Tricks

I’m going to kick this Friday off with a couple fun facts about me. The first one is that I won “best hair” in high school. This sounds like a super jerky thing for me to mention, but I’m only doing it because it softens the blow for my second fun fact. When I was […]

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Sleeping Training: Our First Week

At three months old, River was sleeping 10 hours most nights. Yes, ten hours of complete, uninterrupted sleep. When I’d tell people this, their jaws would literally drop in disbelief. I wasn’t really doing anything to make this amazingness happen, so I’d just kind of shrug and admit to being lucky. I truly thought Riv […]

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Finding the Inspiration to Cook

At the beginning of the week, I posted on the ‘Gram about a big change happening in our house. After years of eating delicious food prepared by my hubby, the tables have turned and I’m about to take a stab at cooking on the reg. Sam just started paramedic school full-time, which means he’ll be […]

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Eight Months

We’re getting uncomfortably close to that one year mark and I’m trying really hard not to freak out. Riv is seriously the most fun EVER right now. He’ll pretty much laugh at anything and when he does, he throws his head back and giggles until he can’t catch his breath. I feel like I say […]

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Friday Favorites // 1.5.18

First time typing out ’18 and whew–what a trip! I’m a freak and MUCH prefer odd numbers, but I’m embracing this year regardless. I’m not one for resolutions, but one of my ahem intentions is to be more consistent. That means more consistent with my attitude, my patience, my goals, my health, and this freaking […]

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Bell Sleeve Top feat: PinkBlush

I seriously can’t handle the fact that tomorrow is Christmas Eve! We’re in the desert right now, in someone else’s home, without a festive decoration in sight, so it just kind of feels like any other time of year. We head home to my parents’ tomorrow where there is all kind of holiday cheer up […]

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