Sparkle & Shine: An AFFORDABLE Holiday Outfit (Under $80 Total!)

Sparkle & Shine: An AFFORDABLE Holiday Outfit (Under $80 Total!)

One of the TOP requested types of content for the season from my recent reader survey was for ~dressier~ holiday outfit inspiration for all of the Christmas parties and seasonal shindigs on the calendar. And…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 57

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 57

Happy Weekend, and happy WEEKEND READING! This weekend is a FUN one for us – we had the best Friendsgiving party last night with our game night group, then are heading to UPenn’s Homecoming game…

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1 Thing, 3 Ways: SPANX Leather Leggings

1 Thing, 3 Ways: SPANX Leather Leggings

If there’s one piece worth investing in for the fall/winter season, it’s Spanx leather leggings. Katie bought her first pair in this year’s NSALE and has been *itching* to break ’em out for the season…

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What’s on your Christmas list? (Let’s brainstorm holiday content together!)

What’s on your Christmas list? (Let’s brainstorm holiday content together!)

Fa la la la laaaaa la la la la! ‘Tis the season, and these online halls are about to be DECKED the heck out for the holidays. You ready? ๐Ÿ˜‰ย I feel like I say it…

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My $21 Dress for the Holidays (Easy Thanksgiving Outfit!)

My $21 Dress for the Holidays (Easy Thanksgiving Outfit!)

The clock struck midnight on November 1st and Jingle Bells rang through the air – ’tis the season, yo. I’m one of those people putting the Christmas tree up early…as in, it’s already up. ๐Ÿ˜‰…

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I’ll Stand Back Up.

I’ll Stand Back Up.

One of my favorite things on the planet right now is experiencing Olivia learning to walk. Have you ever done it? Watching a baby try to walk? It’s this hilariously endearing combination of wobbling and…

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WEEKEND READING, Vo. 56

WEEKEND READING, Vo. 56

Hello weekend and hellooooooo November! Can you believe October is OVER?!? In slight (OK OK, total) disbelief over here. Today we’ve got an event for J’s work, and tomorrow we *might* bring down the Christmas…

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What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

EMERGENCY – are you prepared for one? Rather, is your bank account prepared for one? Emergencies are like accidents – you never really think it’ll happen to you until you’re stuck in the eye of…

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Introducing THE SPICE GWYNN’S (+ Halloween SALES!)

Introducing THE SPICE GWYNN’S (+ Halloween SALES!)

Happy Halloween from the Spice Gwynn’s! Old Spice, Pumpkin Spice, and Baby Spice at your service. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Poppin’ in quick to say HAPPY HALLOWEEN, and to share a few Halloween Sales happening now…because there’s nothing…

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AMAZON FALL HAUL (15 pieces!)

AMAZON FALL HAUL (15 pieces!)

It’s PRIME TIME – so stoked to bring you a huuuuuuge Amazon Fall Haul today! This Walmart fall haul was a smash hit, so I figured ’tis the season to haul all things fall and…

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Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove – Monthly Favorites, October 2019

Cool Sh*t I Lovelovelove – Monthly Favorites, October 2019

You guys…get through today and there’s only 8 more Monday’s until Christmas. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Can you believe it? October is one of if not my favorite month of the year; there’s just something in the air…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 55

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 55

Happy WEEKEND. I’m hoping for a chill one because LORD KNOWS I need it badly. Especially after this week. Phew. If I can get caught up on some work + laundry, read a book AND…

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7 Shifts to your Skin + Hair Routines to Stay Hydrated this Season

7 Shifts to your Skin + Hair Routines to Stay Hydrated this Season

Friends…there are CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS at Walmart now. CHRISTMAS IS COMING. You know what else that means is coming? Jack Frost and his ice blasts. Maybe you’re #blessed and live somewhere reminiscent of a palm tree…

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Everyday Makeup Look for Fall (All from the Drugstore!)

Everyday Makeup Look for Fall (All from the Drugstore!)

Fall is justย the best for a whole buncha reasons. Better coffee, better candles, better weather…and also, better makeup. ๐Ÿ˜‰ There’s just something about warm tones and golden glows that make everything better amiright??? And even…

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My Probably Too-Honest Thoughts on using a Menstrual Cup

My Probably Too-Honest Thoughts on using a Menstrual Cup

Fair warning, this post is entirely TMI. But, so was this and you liked it. So in the name of helping womankind everywhere, we’re doin’ it. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Fair warning, we’re talking about periods. We talk…

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The Reality of being a Work-at-Home Parent (+ Our Schedule, 3-12 Months)

The Reality of being a Work-at-Home Parent (+ Our Schedule, 3-12 Months)

Probably one of the MOST frequently asked Q’s since Olivia entered stage left was, “What’s your schedule like?” and also “How do you get it all done??????”ย Oh, sweet friend…I don’t. Simple as that. One of…

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WEEKEND READING, Vol. 54

WEEKEND READING, Vol. 54

My baby is now ONE YEAR OLD. I’m in denial. I’ve spent the week forcing her into snuggle submission and playing with every V-tech toy in our house until I know the jingles by heart.…

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Our ONEder Woman – Happy Birthday, Olivia Grace!

Our ONEder Woman – Happy Birthday, Olivia Grace!

MY BABY IS ONE. Olivia Grace, The OG, THE ONEder Woman, is officially one year old today. Granted, she was born two months early, but today’s the day! (If this is news to you, check…

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#AskE – (Breastmilk vs Formula, dirty hair bun tutorial, Cry it out? etc)

#AskE – (Breastmilk vs Formula, dirty hair bun tutorial, Cry it out? etc)

I’m gonna keep this intro short n’ sweet because HOLY MOLY, do we have a humdinger of an #AskE post for you today! We’re getting right into with the #real stuff, which I lovelovelove –…

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5 Fun, Affordable Blazers for the Office (All UNDER $40)

5 Fun, Affordable Blazers for the Office (All UNDER $40)

Calling all my working women – today’s workwear post is fo’ you! Going through my own fall closet, I found quite a few blazers and was fondly reminiscing about my days at UPenn (a super…

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