Working Class Mom

June 9 2017
In today’s day and age, it’s hard to define one’s self a with a single word. We are more than just mom, business owner, or grocery store connoisseur. We are a combination of these (along with a slew of about 3,496 other words at any given moment). We are our own superhero on the good […]

Earth Day Everyday

April 22 2017
garden party with the babes: RAISE GOOD HUMANS I’ve been working with Kelsey at Trader Joe’s for a little over two years now. In that time, I’ve seen her grow from a quirky 20 year old to a rad mom of little dude, Braddocks and a full-time psychology student at UC San Marcos. We started […]

Teacher Appreciation Summer Edition

April 18 2017
Summer lovin’ 3 reasons to be a teacher June, July and August. Teachers work hard all year long. Along with teaching, they also help in raising our tiny humans. Summer is a chance for teachers to kick up their feet, soak in some sunshine, and have adventures with their own good humans in progress. We […]
Waffles for Dinner

Waffles for Dinner

April 16 2017
a Birthday tradition Birthdays are special. They celebrate the day you came into this big world. Each one is a celebrated milestone simply because, well, you’re still alive; and that’s worth celebrating, am I right people?! I can’t remember crazy birthday celebrations or Pinterest worthy parties from my childhood. I’m pretty sure the wildest party […]

Minty Island Paradise!

April 4 2017
Cool, calm and collected: Island Paradise is everything! We are seriously crushing hard over the Spring/Summer 2017 shade Island Paradise. Are you?! Island Paradise is a refreshing aqua that calls to mind a change of scenery. A cool blue green shade that speaks to our dream of the great escape. Island Paradise is emblematic of […]

Rose Quartz: A Prolific (and Pretty) Spring Obsession

March 28 2017
More then just a pretty shade This beautiful dreamy color is so much more than just the latest Spring must have! Rose Quartz is a gorgeous pink variety of Quartz. It is the stone of universal love. Rose Quartz restores trust and harmony in relationships, while also encouraging unconditional love. It purifies and opens the heart at all […]

Rainbows and New Souls

March 25 2017
baby shower blessings This weekend I will attend one of my oldest and dearest friend’s baby shower. The day will be extra special for several reasons, the main being what I’m about to write to you about . My beautiful friend is expecting her rainbow baby.  For those of you who don’t know, a rainbow baby […]

Perfectly Imperfect

March 16 2017
10 things about me My dear friend Sarah from Loved By Hannah and Eli gave me this shirt on our girls trip to Palm Springs last month, where we met up to attend the Alt Summit. This shirt pretty much sums me up, “perfectly imperfect“, and I’m perfectly fine with that. I thought it might be fun […]

Team Mom

March 12 2017
Basketball Okay, so I’m no stranger to sports. Our oldest son Remy, 7, has played several seasons of baseball, soccer and flag football. Since the age of 4 we’ve been doing the team sports thing, but this year was our first season coaching (ExhaustDad) and better, yet my first time as TEAM MOM. Team mom duties […]

Girl Gang

March 8 2017
Happy International Women’s Day to all you rad mamas and lil’ ladies! International Women’s Day, originally called International Working Women’s Day, is celebrated on March 8 every year. It commemorates the movement for Women’s Rights. Today I sent my wee babes Lily off into the world filled with pure girl gang power and confidence. My […]

My Birthday Boy

March 5 2017
My dearest Fletcher tonight I tucked in my sweet little three-year old and tomorrow when you wake up you will be FOUR.  I still can’t believe how fast these past four years have flown by with you.   I knew they would go fast just like they did with your sister and brother but with […]

DIY Chokers: The Second Generation

February 17 2017
Mommy & Daughter Craft time Chances are you were a kid of the 90’s and chokers were a must have in your daily stylish life. From the mood changers to the yin and yang symbol, you likely had one for every day of the week (am I right?).  I had a pretty epic collection that […]

Being a Wife and Mom on Valentine’s Day

February 13 2017
I don’t know about you, but people were asking my (now) husband and I about babies before we were even married. And lucky for them, not long after we were, the babies came. And two at once that first time around. As soon as we announced that I was pregnant, the advice began to flood […]

Guest Blog Feature: Brittany Shives

January 30 2017
Mamas, meet Brittany. A teacher turned stay-at-home mom. Today, she’s taking over the blog with some brilliant (and easy) ideas for some toddler learning activities. I grew up my entire life knowing I wanted to be a teacher. When I had my daughter I decided to leave the classroom and put my teaching career on […]

Our Raise Good Humans Celebration Continues!

January 20 2017
When your baby turns one, you celebrate! Both for your tiny human’s birthday and 365 days of surviving motherhood. Today, we celebrate our baby’s birthday: the Raise Good Humans collection. Lots of love went into creating this line and to see how much you guys love it and the impact it’s had is better than […]

RAISE GOOD HUMANS IS TURNING ONE

January 13 2017
Our Raise Good Humans launched on January 21st, 2016 with the hope to spread a common goal amongst my friends and followers to simply try our best to “raise good humans” together. The response was incredible and we were blown away from the start.  We knew we must be on to something good from the immediate […]

WeeStructed Interviews Brittany Shives

January 11 2017
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH mama BRITTANY SHIVES. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR “MOTHERHOOD WINGING […]

Marissa’s Postpartum Wishlist

December 7 2016
Since we already went over the “fun” parts of shopping for the arrival of a new babe, it’s only right that we get down to the nitty gritty of the joys of postpartum life. These aren’t nearly as glamorous, but they’re too important to ignore. Here’s a list of things I’ve picked up (or am […]

WeeStructed Interviews Lindsey Caley

November 23 2016
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH mama lindsey caley. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR “MOTHERHOOD WINGING […]

WeeStructed Christmas Wishlist

November 12 2016
Well ladies, Halloween is over and Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so you know what that means! Christmas (and all of its glory), is knocking at the door. I’m trying my best not to cover every inch of our house in Christmas decorations until it’s ‘socially acceptable,’ but I’m about to throw up the […]

WeeStructed Interviews Lauren Swan

November 9 2016
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH lauren swan. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR “MOTHERHOOD WINGING IT” […]

WeeStructed Interview Jess Filippi

October 26 2016
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH jess filippi. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR “MOTHERHOOD WINGING IT” […]

WeeStructed Interviews Robyn Engelbert

October 12 2016
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH robyn engelbert. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR ‘MOTHERHOOD WINGING IT” […]

WeeStructed Interviews Laura Lamothe

September 28 2016
AND SO IT continues. the NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH laura lamothe. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR ‘MOTHERHOOD WINGING IT” […]

Marissa’s New Baby Wish List

September 18 2016
Expecting a baby is an exciting (and terrifying, nerve-wracking, emotional among other things) journey. Planing for said baby can be an overwhelming and stressful experience. You’re already trying to prepare to bring a tiny human into the world (and then raise him or her), and on top of that you’re supposed to figure out which […]

WeeStructed Interviews Kim Smith

September 14 2016
AND SO IT BEGINS. A NEW CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WEESTRUCTED, AND YOU’RE INCLUDED. HERE ARE THE STORIES OF MOMS LIKE YOU, AS TOLD BY ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, MARISSA ELLIS. THIS WEEK’S ‘WEE WING IT’ INTERVIEW IS WITH Kim Smith. TAKE A SEAT, MAKE A CUP OF COFFEE IN YOUR ‘MOTHERHOOD WINGING IT” […]

10 Minute Friendly Spider Craft

September 13 2016
Quick and Easy Friendly Halloween Spiders I love crafting (especially with my kids), but let’s face it, Tiny Humans lose interest after like ten minutes. Needless to say, I like to keep things simple, easy and well within their limited attention span. I also believe the key to any successful craft project with kids is having it […]

WeeStructed Interviews Blogger SaraDear

August 31 2016
And so it begins. A new chapter in the book of WeeStructed, and you’re included. Here are the stories of moms like you, as told by one of our favorites, Marissa Ellis. This week’s ‘Wee Wing It’ interview is with non-other than blogger Sara Morris. Take a seat, make a cup of coffee in your […]
Mama’s Gotta Hydrate!

Mama’s Gotta Hydrate!

August 23 2016
Mama’s Gotta Hydrate! But seriously…she does. I know, I know, it can be hard to remember to drink enough water throughout the day when you’re trying to make sure everyone else is taken care of (either in your tummy or your tiny humans on the outside). But staying hydrated is imperative to our mental and […]

Introducing: Wee Wing It! A New Blog Series on Winging It and Winning It.

August 10 2016
Here at Weestructed, we’ve recently teamed up with one of our dearest friends and followers, Marissa Ellis for a new blog series called “Wee Wing It.” As a brand, we’ve always been inspired by motherhood (obviously) and everything that comes along with it.  We want to show off our friends, fans and followers in all […]

DIY Back-to-School Project for Teacher

August 5 2016
  Ten Minute Teacher Gift to Start the School Year Off Right! At the start of every school year, I like to do a little something for each of my kids’ new teachers. A simple gesture to say ‘thank you’ in advance (and to maybe warn them of the little ones’ antics). Here’s a quick […]

Mom-ma-stay Faves

June 13 2016
Mom-ma-stay! “My soul honors your soul. I honor the space where motherhood resides in you. I honor the love, hard work, frustration and exhaustion within you because it is also within me. In sharing these things, we are one.” -Anonymous  Featured below are a few of my absolute favorites when it comes to needing a […]
Pick Your Battles

Pick Your Battles

June 11 2016
Pick Your Battles  July 11th is National Free Slurpee Day at all 7-11 locations. Um yeah, bring on the brain freeze!  Our kids now consider today a summertime tradition. It’s one battle we know better than to challenge them on. And with the launch of our new “Pick Your Battles” Varsity Vintage Jersey Tee, we thought […]
Teaching Tiny Humans is Exhausting

Teaching Tiny Humans is Exhausting

June 10 2016
Teaching Tiny Humans is Exhausting  Summer for us at WeeStructed is filled with weekend beach adventures, afternoons at the park and late night trips for fro-yo. It’s also filled with brain games and reading activities for the kiddos. Here are some of my favorites to keep the tiny humans occupied. Teaching Tiny Humans is Exhausting, for […]