Born to Sparkle 1st Birthday Party at Home

Of course I went all out for Rowan’s 1st birthday party!! Decorating and party planning is my creative outlet. Plus, it was much more than a birthday party. It was an opportunity to gather close friends and family from as far away as Hawaii. And that, my friends, is what life’s celebrations are all about.

My Baby Registry Checklist & Guide

As a first time mom, I was clueless what we’d need for our babe. I remember walking into buybuy Baby, where they make you feel like you need the entire store, and the minimalist in me was more intrigued by what we didn’t need. So I’ve waited to compile my list based on the things we actually use(d) and love(d) and some of the things we could’ve done without. Plus, I’m recommending where to register and why. I hope it’s helpful!

Matching Family Christmas Pajamas

Holidays are more meaningful with our 8 month old, Rowan, and establishing family traditions are important to us for bringing our family close and creating memories. Something we began this year was dressing in matching family Christmas pajamas and driving around town to see holiday light displays. I’ve included 15 matching sets to choose from below, along with some of my favorite accessories—all with shipping options to receive just in time for Christmas!