How to rock white jeans and the power of a beautiful, lightweight kimono. Two things you can style endlessly, and two things you need in your closet ASAP.Read More
Sometimes I feel like this needs to be a disclaimer that pops up every time you open up Facebook or Instagram.
Like... hey, friendly reminder: You're probably not going to scroll your feed and see photos of people's kids screaming with snotty noses or an Instagram photo of your friend and her cellulite.Read More
Here is what happens when two sweet toddlers get together for a Valentine's playdate. Spoiler alert: yes, it's adorable.Read More
I have partnered with Gwynnie Bee to do a fun campaign this month, as I am sure you've seen on my Instagram. Here is this fun Valentine's day look I styled for them. I absolutely love the way this dress fits and moves when you walk!Read More
Weekend VIBES, am I right?! Let me break this down for you. First of all, I am obsessed with this style of jacket for my type of body. If you've been following me for awhile, you may remember this one from last Fall that I love. The length and the weight of this one is perfect as we transition into Spring. Easy to dress up or down as well.Read More
A quick roundup of our family trip to Franklin & Nashville, TN.
We've been to Nashville several times, but this was our first family trip with Emaline. Enjoy the photo highlights!Read More
Let's talk about this cozy sweater I had to have after I saw my friend Callie wearing it. It comes in Spring colors too (Navy and Lavender) and it is SO cozy. I'm wearing an XXL but I could have sized down. BONUS - it's from the Nordstrom Juniors Dept so it makes me feel a little younger, naturally.Read More
I am a SUCKER for soup. It fills me up, makes me think I'm eating something hearty and heavy, and leaves me satisfied. This is a quick recipe I have come up with through the years, probably inspired but lots of other recipes. I like to cook this at the beginning of the week and eat it for lunches and dinners! It also fits easily into all of my GF/DF dietary restrictions.Read More
Am I a super weird person?! Or is this what we call motherhood? I get SO emotional about everything! Today, we took my daughter to the aquarium for the first time and we saw the dolphin show. I got chills the entire time and teared up constantly. I also couldn't stop thinking about Free Willy which wasn't helping.Read More
I started writing this in November. I'm not sure why it has taken me so long to publish, but what started out as an informational post turned very emotional.
Let's start from the beginning.Read More
Omg. Am I an outfit repeater now?! I LEGIT have worn this skirt more than 5 times in the last two months which is huge for me. I am in the process of teaching myself the power of a great staple wardrobe, so thanks for coming along with me on this new "journey" of mine...Read More
Wow, it's been 13 WEEKS since I committed to being a better version of myself. Guys. I am in such a clearer mental state than I was when I started this. That alone is reason enough for me to continue with a healthier lifestyle.Read More
I struggle with prepping healthy lunches in advance, so I came across this recipe and thought I'd give it a whirl. I love it, and it lasts for days. It makes a lot of servings. According to the Tone It Up plan, it's a great choice for your first 3 meals of the day (Breakfast, snack, or lunch).Read More
Details from our enchanted forest themed 2nd birthday party for Emaline.Read More
Here are a few small, but impactful lifestyle changes I've made in 2018 so far, and you can do them too!Read More
Hi, I'm Ashley, and I used to be afraid of working out. I would see my friends go to these classes at fitness boutiques and think "I would be SO out of place there."Read More
Still over here wearing this jacket like it's my bestie ya'll. I got this one from the N-SALE last Fall, but now they are 40% OFF! I am wearing the XL in this Cognac brown color.Read More
The pressure to have your "mind right" for the New Year is real - especially throughout social media. It's the 2nd week of January, and I just now feel like the fog is started to clear and I'm ready to focus. I see you, 2018. I see you. And I have a lot of goals.Read More
Here I am again, wearing leggings as pants and do I look like I care? NOPE. This time of year I find myself gravitating towards stretchy things with room rather than jeans that have to button... #holidays.Read More
Our sweet, precious, hilarious daughter turned TWO! We are throwing her a birthday party next weekend, so on her actual birthday we decided to keep it low key. We slept in and had a lazy morning. Later, we took her to eat at our favorite local taco shop, followed by coffee (hot chocolate for her) and treats! It was a fun little family day, just the three of us.Read More