Fall Family Photo Shoot

It’s getting to be that time of year when photogs’ calendars get booked up with hopeful families willing to push fistfuls of sugar into their children’s whining mouths so that they can get maybe a shot or two of their progeny propped up in a park somewhere on a picnic blanket in their Sunday best.  […]

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And Then There Were Two

I have kept two children alive for four weeks now, so that pretty much makes me an expert on being a mother of two, right? On several of these days, I have managed to both shower and eat lunch, which means I’m winning at momming.  And on one of those days, we actually packed up our […]

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My Bravest Public Act

Diapers and Diamonds talks mom bathing suits. No, I’m not splitting an atom or barreling into a burning building to save anyone, so this is definitely not the bravest public act, but, to me, this is an edge-of-a-precipice moment.  I am putting pictures of myself—IN A BATHING SUIT—on the Internet.  I may have lost my […]

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The Art of Matching (Without Matching)

If you had told me 5 years ago that I would be picking out my wardrobe choices based on what a 2 year old is wearing, I would have laughed in your face, but today it seems perfectly normal and even endearing. So I’m not talking about this kind of matching… https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/45/14/11/451411a5844c61cce92f88708c526711.jpg ….Or maybe I […]

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