On-The-Go | JJ Cole

Now that the weather is warm enough to be outside all day, we’ve been on the go ever since. The zoo, the park, the lake…. We are naturally on-the-go people. Even as a kid, my mom said I would go stir-crazy if I was at our house all day long, and I think Cove inherited that from me. Since marrying Ian, I have learned to slow down a bit, but we still all love to be outside together. This past week, we headed to a downtown square near us to walk around, pick some wildflowers and grab a snow cone. When it’s 85 degrees, the weather is just screaming for some rainbow shaved ice. We had so much fun window shopping and running around together. I recently got the Arrington Diaper Bag by JJ Cole. Honestly, I have never had a diaper bag. We just used inserts in different bags and backpacks. I was really interested to try it out. Sine switching over, I have LOVED having all the room and separate sections for “momma” things vs. “baby” things. With 3…

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What’s in my diaper bag

If you know me personally, then you know that my bag is usually overflowing. I wish I was more minimalistic in the way I pack my bag, but I haven’t learned how to be minimalistic and make sure I have everything we need for Cove. I would rather be over prepared than end up without something (which has happened to me more than once). I thought I would share a little embarrassing insight into all I have crammed in my bag. I am a huge fan of leather totes, and their ability to ‘catch-all.’ When I was pregnant, my mother-in-law bought me a Lily-Jade Diaper bag insert, and it is the biggest lifesaver. I don’t have to worry about buying an overpriced diaper bag. I literally just stick this in whatever bag matches my outfit best and go. (which by the way, I am dying to get back into my Madewell Tote. Just waiting until we are out of the milk stage so I don’t get any milk stains on the leather) It has tons of pockets and spaces to…

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