• Insider tips: what to do & where to eat in Positano

    My Amazon cart is usually full of the most random items – everything from Terra Blue potato chips (yum) to orthotic insoles (pricey but good) – however one area I’ve had repeatedly good luck in lately is non-maternity pieces that work for pregnancy! Most of these are from random Asian brands that I’d typically hesitate to order from due to unknown quality and months-long shipping estimates. Thanks to Prime shipping and free ...

    Drop waist dress XS (roomy cut), TDE circle bag c/o (love! also styled here), Sam Edelman sandals (similar), BP sunglasses in "nude," Baublebar earrings (very similar), JL hat sz S (w/ DIY ribbon)
    Insider tips: what to do & where to eat in Positano
  • DIY alteration: how to add a partial elastic waistband

    When I first blogged about this adorable dress, I mentioned the waist ran wide and suggested a few easy DIY “fixes.” Per your requests, here’s a step-by-step tutorial for one of my favorite quick tricks to make a shapeless garment fit better: by adding a partial elastic waistband. This is a total shortcut method (sewing experts … don’t judge), but it takes 10 minutes, it’s comfy, and it’s easy to ...

    DIY alteration: how to add a partial elastic waistband
  • Little black maxi dress + third trimester knits

    I rarely wore black pre-pregnancy, but this magical, slimming hue has been my uniform as of late! And when combined with a long & lean silhouette, the look from the front view can almost be deceptive (but for me, there’s no hiding things anymore from the side angle!). This affordable, fitted dress from Nordstrom has lots of stretch and is also petite-friendly in length. It’s a juniors brand so runs a little ...

    Soprano ribbed dress S (stretchy & fitted), Sam Edelman sandals sz 5, Celine sunglasses, NARS lip pencil in "red square"
    Little black maxi dress + third trimester knits
  • Amalfi lemon grove tour + Italian cooking class

    This West Kei dress was a random (and super affordable) find – some of the colors have sold out, but it just got re-stocked in classic shades like black, gray, and red! I’ve heard so much great feedback from those of you who also picked this up. The stretchy jersey-like material is soft and forgiving over a growing bump, and the high-low length is petite-friendly (for reference, I’m about 5 ...

    Amalfi lemon grove tour + Italian cooking class