We are just weeks away from our faaaaaaaaavorite vacation of the year. SEASIDE here we come!!!! I’ve been eyeing all of the cute swimsuits for myself & for the girls, and thought it would be fun to round up a few of the things I am loving!!
I had to have that scalloped leopard swimsuit the second I saw it, I love the pops of pink and the scalloped details!! It runs small, so size up. Also, high waisted swimsuits are my favorite! The plunge swimsuit (number four above) is my ALL time favorite swimsuit, it is so flattering, especially if you have a small chest and it just fits so well (true to size)!!!! I have had it for probably three or four years and it’s always the suit I grab first.
Are you vacationing somewhere warm this year?! Would love to hear your fave travel destinations! In the meantime, hope you are all getting a little sunshine wherever you live!! Happy Monday, friends!!!
Harper turned EIGHT last week, which seems crazy to me since she was definitely just a baby yesterday. She has grown into such a smart, funny and kind kiddo. We are so proud of her and just love watching her grow up, she cares so much for her sisters and her family. We loved celebrating her this weekend & of course plan to keep the celebrations going all month long.
For the last few weeks, she has been talking lots about wanting to rearrange her room and make it feel more “grown up” so we decided to surpriser her for her birthday with a little room makeover!! After she left for school on Valentine’s Day, we got right to work, chugging coffee, rearranging her room, adding a new chair for her desk plus a bunch of new accessories and wall decor. It was so much fun!!
She came home from school and was SO surprised!!! Her favorite things were the pin board & her new CD player! One of our favorite traditions to do together is to stay up late and watch awards shows, I usually put all the girls to bed like any normal night, and then sneak back upstairs to get her after her sisters fall asleep. We eat popcorn and drink sparkling water and watch all of the red carpet goodness. The art on her pin boards are all of celebrities in their red carpet gowns, plus Harper really wants to be a fashion designer when she grows up, so these are so special to her for many reasons!!
We got her the new Taylor Swift album to go with her CD player, but then she used all of her birthday gift cards to buy a few more over the weekend. It is actually so sweet to take a step back in technology and not use a streaming service, she is really excited to grow her very own music collection.
I feel like eight is such a sweet age, a glimpse into what they are going to be like as a teenager but also some bits and pieces of their little toddler self still sticking around. It’s also just the right age for a big girl room and we are so happy she loved it! And if you need me any time soon, I’ll just be over here crying about the fact that she is now halfway to sixteen.
Happy Valentine’s Day, friends!! It’s been a whirlwind of snow days, birthday party prep and procrastinating classroom valentines until the last possible minute. Say it’s not just me. I thought it would be fun to round up a few of my Valentine’s inspired favorites, really just all the pink things + all the heart eyes!!!
These red & pink pajamas have been at the top of my wishlist since after Christmas & I cannnnnot wait to wear them all Spring! I have them in purple and they are sooo soft. They pair perfectly with fuzzy slippers, a glass of red & a cozy night in!
What are your Valentine’s plans?! We are going out on an early date night to our favorite dive bar & then home to snuggle up for a movie with the girls. I LOVE Valentine’s Day!! Hope yours is the best one yet! XO
PS. Also needed to add, if you need a good flick for the evening & haven’t seen the movie Valentine’s Day, WATCH IT. Soooo sweet & such an amazing cast. Bradley Cooper (and Julia Roberts) forever!!!!!