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Pomegranate and Plum Yogurt Parfaits with Sasha Wilkins

While Southern California farmer’s markets are still bursting with peaches and strawberries, fall is definitely on the way; bringing with it a harvest of stone fruit and pomegranates.  In an effort to eat more healthily this last month, I’ve been switching up my daily breakfast routine of eggs and bacon for lighter fare and, to be honest, it’s been a satisfying change!  My favorites of late are avocado toast made with Dave’s Killer Powerseed Bread, Bob’s Red Mill Extra Thick Oatmeal with Almond Milk and …

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What To Listen To Now // September

  It doesn’t get much better than a Labor Day weekend Friday, friends!  I’m hanging with my favorite 17 month old today, then my mom flies in Saturday morning for a fun girls day, and I head to NYC on Sunday for a few meetings, a couple of shoots for TEC, and to meet up with Aaron who has been there working all week on Ellen’s big season premiere!  All-in-all, I couldn’t imagine a better way to spend a holiday weekend, but then Matt Mugford went and made it 10 times better by delivering up this gem of a playlist …

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How to Throw a Stress-Free End of Summer Party

There is something simply magical about the season that is summer.  It whispers of faraway places, shorter workdays, and carefree moments spent under a hot summer sun.  It delivers the most bountiful harvest full of produce in every shape and color and calls for brisk glasses of rosé to close out these longest of days. We await its arrival with baited breath, so it seems a Labor Day prerequisite to bid her adieu with a party as laid back as the season itself.  No plans for the weekend yet?  Not to worry!  You can throw together …

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Parker’s New Reading Nook

There is this universal phenomenon that happens when you have a child that no one warns you about during your nine months of pregnancy.  Your phone, no matter how large, is destined to run out of storage.  Mine is currently filled to the brim with photos of Parker in her pajamas, Parker at the park, Parker and Aaron at Disneyland, and the list goes on and on.  If she makes a new face, wears a new outfit, or visits a new place you better believe it’s getting documented and likely not just once.  There are entire photo sequences of …

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