Post image for Silent Sunday: the last Sunday in July…

Silent Sunday: July 27, 2014 Silent Sunday is a photography series I created on my personal blog to capture the small, ordinary moments of a Sunday. The intention of the series was to instill a growing appreciation and gratitude for these moments and all the ones like them to follow…           […]


Post image for 4 Ways to Set Boundaries With Technology

I’m a blogger, an Internet salesperson, and an on-call doula… as far as lifestyles go mine is fairly reliant on technology. If I’m at home I am writing posts, updating my social media accounts to drive traffic, checking out other blogs, and doing research for future posts. If I’m out an about I am checking […]


Post image for Life Through Photos | Lactation Cookie Party

Getting together with other nursing moms and making lactation cookies? Yes Please! Three of us got together one Sunday afternoon to have a Lactation Cookie Party. It was a great idea. We all had little nurslings (5 months or less) who were in attendance as well. This was a great way to talk about breastfeeding and mommy hood […]


Post image for Our Employee Pick of the Month: July

July’s Employee Pick of the Month comes from Raquel.  She recently relocated to North Carolina after spending most of her life in Brooklyn.  Her daughter, Anaïs, just turned two this past April.  These two are kind and generous, and can usually be found in the front of the store or off practicing/teaching yoga. Raquel’s pick […]


Post image for Smart Bottoms Smart One 3.1

Although I’m fairly new to cloth diapering (my oldest is 2 ½), I’ve tried almost everything currently available on the market. After testing a Smart One 3.1 all-in-one diaper by Smart Bottoms, I’m ready to buy all of their bold solid colors and bright, pleasing prints! Owner and creator, Christy Malone, started Smart Bottoms after […]

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Goodbye, Durham

by Sarah on 11 July, 2014

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We’re moving. It’s something that I have anticipated for such a long time that now that it’s finally happening, it’s completely surreal. My husband has been a graduate student in Chapel Hill for the past several years and we’ve always hoped that we could stay in this area, but known that we would most likely move […]


Post image for Featured Natural Product: OsoCozy Cloth Wipes

This month’s Featured Natural Product is a three pack of wipes by OsoCozy. You can get yours FREE with a purchase of $25 or more. Just add the product to your cart and use code: FEATURED (or ask at check out, if shopping at the store.) We have two adorable prints available: blue castles and […]


DIY Calendar {for Kids}

by Sarah on 7 July, 2014

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Using a daily calendar with your child opens so many educational possibilities. It’s such a simple and natural way to introduce concepts like yesterday/today/tomorrow, days of the week, months of the year, and numbers. I’ll get into more ideas about using a calendar, but first I want to share how I made my own DIY […]

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Post image for It’s a date: downtown Raleigh

It’s a date is a series that will explore date night ideas for couples, play dates for kids, as well as family dates throughout the Triangle. The first stop in the series features downtown Raleigh, a place I have spent too much time exploring and loving over the past eight years… It was supposed to […]


Post image for Cloth Diapering with Pocket Diapers

We are nearing the end of our “Cloth Diapering With” series in today’s post about Pocket Diapers. In this post we’ll cover all the basics of pocket diapers and a few pro tips. Pockets just so happen to be my favorite kind of diaper for my baby and I’ll tell you why!     Pocket Diapers […]