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Our Christmas Cards

Our Christmas Cards

CONFESSION: I made our 2020 Christmas cards back in September because I just couldn’t wait a second longer…and falalalalaaaaaa ’tis the season to deck the halls and bring some cheer up in here amiright??? 2020…

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MEET THE GWYNN-STONES (Happy Halloween!)

MEET THE GWYNN-STONES (Happy Halloween!)

GWYNN-STONES, MEET THE GWYNN-STONES! So stoked to debut our 2020 family Halloween costume: The Flintstones! Just dropping in quick to say HI HELLO HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Honestly, I was NOT a big Halloween person in the…

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TWO: A Letter to Liv

TWO: A Letter to Liv

My baby turned TWO this weekend. HOW. Man. You know how we all hated hearing cliches from random “old people” when we were kids, but then we grew up and they always turn out to…

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Olivia’s Favorite Books (12-24 Months)

Olivia’s Favorite Books (12-24 Months)

It’s Liv’s birthday week and I’m still feelin’ all the feels. It’s like what’s next – Kindergarten? A driver’s license? College?!? I told her to stay my baby forever and she’s not, so I think that’s grossly…

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Taco TWOsday

Taco TWOsday

Fair warning: This is LIV’S WEEK on CUR. Why? Because girlfriend turns TWO this coming weekend, and I simply cannot deal. I can’t deal, I can’t hang – I’m a big ol’ mess because HOW…

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FOUR YEARS

FOUR YEARS

Whoaaaa, baby – what a week. It started off with a truly delightful little press trip with my friends at ShopRite to a quaint inn in the Hudson Valley. Then yesterday, Olivia had her eye…

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A Few of Olivia’s Favorite Things

A Few of Olivia’s Favorite Things

These are a few of her favorite things…are you singing The Sound of Music yet? 😉 I recently realized that Coming Up Roses has been LACKING in kid content lately – and for that, to…

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Our 2020 Family Photos

Our 2020 Family Photos

Literally STILL pinching myself about how our 2020 family photos turned out. In a year that’s been nothing short of a circus – we needed this little win. Ha! Seriously though, it’s been a rough…

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BIG NEWS…

BIG NEWS…

…WE’RE MOVING! WE BOUGHT A HOUSE!!! This has been one of the hardest secrets to keep from y’all, right up there next to Caffeinate Your Soul and being pregnant with Liv. HA. 😉 But we…

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20+ Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

20+ Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

In case you’re also confused about what day of the week it is, it’s Thursday and almost the end of April already, which means MOTHER’S DAY is right around the corner. Say whaaaa?! This is…

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18 Months with Olivia Grace

18 Months with Olivia Grace

I often catch myself just staring at Olivia in amazement and joy and also sadness that this time is so short lived. She is so curious, so fun, so clever, so hilarious. I like just…

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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. 😉 Poppin’ in quick to say HAPPY HALLOWEEN, and to share a few Halloween Sales happening now…because there’s nothing…

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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??????” Oh, sweet friend…I don’t. Simple as that. One of…

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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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33 Ways to Prepare for a Baby

33 Ways to Prepare for a Baby

Who’s so beyond ready for a shortened work week?? *ALL RAISES HANDS* Lately, it feels like everyone and their sister has got babies on the brain. Maybe it’s just my Instagram feed, or maybe it’s…

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Wonder Woman (Olivia Grace Updates…!)

Wonder Woman (Olivia Grace Updates…!)

I cannot contain my excitement. Today is a BIG BIG DAY on the blog, folks. Because we’ve got some BIG BIG news on the Olivia Grace front. Namely…THE TUBE IS OUT! FOR GOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I’ve got…

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Life Updates + $15 Transitional Dress

Life Updates + $15 Transitional Dress

I sat down late last night with absolutely zero thoughts or motivation to whip up something for today, so it felt about time for a life updates post on a bit of what’s been going…

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10 Ways we’ve been Babyproofing our House

10 Ways we’ve been Babyproofing our House

TGIF, friends! There’s still snow on ground in Philly, but I’m convinced sprring is right around the corner – namely because Daylight Savings us happenings this weekend, so springing ahead HAS to mean sunshine +…

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Our Must-Have Baby Things (+ what we didn’t use…)

Our Must-Have Baby Things (+ what we didn’t use…)

This post is so ironic. Namely because it was supposed to be up, oh, a good 9 hours ago? HA. Newborn life, I’ll tell ya. It’s been comical because one of the most requested thing…

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#AskE – New Mom Edition, Part 2

#AskE – New Mom Edition, Part 2

Happy FRIIIIIIIIYAY! Who’s excited?? I’M EXCITED. I’m especially excited because it’s my dad’s birthday weekend! He’s taught me a lot over the years, and this birthday’s a biggie. So it should be a fun one!…

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