FALL KIDS FASHION FAVES

Fall is my absolute favorite season for fashion!! So many rich colors, yummy knits, cool layering pieces. High fashion isn’t just for adults anymore and so many kid brands are stepping up their game. After all, why can’t our kids be as cool and stylish as we are?? I really love how these three fall… Read more »

RAISING GIRLS IN 2017

I hope you will indulge this post as I’m going off topic a little bit today. Today’s post doesn’t have anything to do with fashion, food, or the best finds but it does have to do with what is EXTREMELY important to me and that is raising my girls to be strong, confident young women… Read more »

YOU’RE A FEMINIST EVEN IF YOU DON’T KNOW IT.

It’s always fascinating to watch female pop stars’ take on ‘the f-word’ and how they handle the loaded question. Amidst the Dior, Balenciaga, and Alexander McQueen tulle, lace, and sequins, since the ’90s, there has always been one pushy paparazzo asking leading ladies whether they were feminists. Surely, these women at the apex of their… Read more »

I HAD A BURNOUT AND YOU PROBABLY HAVE TO.

I think you’ve experienced a burnout” my rosy, Afrikaans, steadfast therapist uttered. “It dawned on me last night that that’s what I think you’ve been through.” I stared at her blankly as her face started to defocus and fade into her fussy ornaments in the background. Blink. Blink, blink, I heard my eyelids monotonously unfurl… Read more »

PARENTING FAILS

‘I had my first child at 19 and I’ve been running late ever since’ O.K, so that line might be stolen from the film Bad Moms, but it sums me up pretty well. I’ve never claimed to be the worlds best mam; I’m always late, I forget everything, I feed them junk food, I give in if… Read more »