How to Negotiate like a Badass – 12 Negotiation Tips for Success

How to Negotiate like a Badass – 12 Negotiation Tips for Success

NERD ALERT, folks! Negotiation is something I’ve always been *fascinated* by. Namely because one of my biggest interests has always been in psychology – consumer psychology/behavior, hence why I studied marketing + management in school –…

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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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5 Tricks for Becoming a Morning Person in One Week

5 Tricks for Becoming a Morning Person in One Week

Goooooood morning! Are you a morning person? Or, are you interested in becoming a morning person? Who’s ready + rearing to go on this sunshine-y Monday? Not aye – it’s a sunshine-y, snowy Monday in Philadelphia today,…

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The 3 Types of To-Do Lists you Need to Truly Change your Life

The 3 Types of To-Do Lists you Need to Truly Change your Life

Ah, to-do lists. If you’re anything like me, you know ’em, you lovelovelove ’em, you use ’em like the Bible or oxygen. But for the longest time, I was G-U-I-L-T-Y of making the crappiest to-do…

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The Ultimate Mexico Packing List : What to Bring on your Trip to Mexico

The Ultimate Mexico Packing List : What to Bring on your Trip to Mexico

¡Hola! y feliz “hump”. Didja catch that? 😉 One thing they don’t tell you is how stinking hard it is to transition back to normalcy after a “workweek” in Cancun. (Missed the trip recap? See…

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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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14 Self-Love Solutions for However you’re Feeling Today

14 Self-Love Solutions for However you’re Feeling Today

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY, friends! It’s the day of lovelovelove, so you KNOW I’m all about it. 😉 J + I are keeping things super relaxed this year since it’s our first V-day with the nugget (fun…

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How to Get Sh*t Done when you Don’t Feel Motivated

How to Get Sh*t Done when you Don’t Feel Motivated

Alright alright alriiiiiiiight – it’s HUMP DAY! Today’s post is straight from the good ol’ 2019 Reader Survey request box. I lovelovelove it because last week, we talked all about how to stay focused when…

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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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26 Things Worth Buying that will Change your Life Most Dramatically

26 Things Worth Buying that will Change your Life Most Dramatically

I know, I know…what a dramatic post title, amiright? But you guys. I’m being serious. These things are a.) 100% worth buying, and b.) will actually change your life. Of course, I’m not talkin’ change-your-life…

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How to Stay Focused and Get Things Done Without Overwhelm

How to Stay Focused and Get Things Done Without Overwhelm

Haaaaappy Monday + Happy MLK Day + Happy Bachelor Monday + Happy SNOW DAY! So much happy happening on this bright n’ snowy Monday. I recently asked y’all over on Instastories what sorts of things…

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19 Ways to Get More Organized in 2019

19 Ways to Get More Organized in 2019

One of THE most popular requests from you for funky fresh 2019 content was on getting ~organized~. And, I mean…I don’t blame ya. Everyone and her mom is binging Marie Kondo on Netflix right about…

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73 Days in the NICU.

73 Days in the NICU.

Here we go, folks. I haven’t exactly been looking forward to this post. But my hope is that it serves as a bit of a memory bank for us, a peek inside for outsiders, +…

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My 20 Best Amazon Purchases of 2018

My 20 Best Amazon Purchases of 2018

Whoaaaaaa, it’s the weekend tomorrow! Dontcha just lovelovelove a solid short work week?? It’s like last week was Christmas, yesterday was New Year’s, and now BAM – FriYAY. No complaints. And ICYMI…Olivia came home!!!!!!! Biggest…

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The Best of 2018 from Coming Up Roses

The Best of 2018 from Coming Up Roses

HO HO HO + Happy Thursday…how the heck was your Christmas?!? I hope you had the *best* time with family + friends. If you follow along on Instagram, you already know that Olivia was unfortuantely…

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The 10 Best Christmas Movies on Netflix this Year

The 10 Best Christmas Movies on Netflix this Year

HO HO HO, friends – it’s Friday and it’s CHRISTMAS TIME. Break out the gingerbread + deck the halls, because ’tis the season. Obviously one of the best things about right about now is snuggling…

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10 ways to Become a Morning Person

10 ways to Become a Morning Person

When was the last time you woke up at 5 am? Not because you had to lest you be late to work, but because you wanted to, in the name of productivity? Or in the name of…

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#AskE – New Mom Edition, Part 1

#AskE – New Mom Edition, Part 1

TGIF, friends! Yesterday I asked y’all on Instastories what post you wanted to see tomorrow versus later, so here we are with another #AskE Q&A post – hollah! The funny part: EVERYTHING asked was/is about Olivia,…

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What no one tells you before getting pregnant…

What no one tells you before getting pregnant…

Happy MONDAY, friends. How was your weekend? We’ve been through a bit of a ringer lately, but I reaaaaally feel like being able to look at the positive/funny/rosier side o’ things has been the key…

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