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They say at 4-8 weeks, babies tend to cry more and I am more preparing myself mentally and physically for this.  Also, we have less than a week left of grandparent help (it’s been nice handing Vivian off to them to hold) but once I am on my own, I am sure baby wearing will increase.  This wrap is from the store Modern Wrap!  I love this black and white striped wrap because this color combo and stripes is such a classic combo neutral combo that it works for any gender baby and tons of my outfits.  It makes it look like I did a stripes and floral pattern mixing with my outfit unintentionally.  ;)  I just love how content this wrap makes Vivian and the fact that she can always be close to me.

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Outfit Details:
Dress c/o Belly Dance Maternity
Leggings: Agnes & Dora
Hat: Gypsy Threads
Wrap c/o Modern Wrap
Sandals: Birkenstocks

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Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays (tied with Christmas), not only because of the trick-or-treating, all the candy that one can receive and the fact that my birthday is the day after, but because it’s always fun to play dress up and go hang out with friends. As I’ve gotten older though, there’s definitely been a lull where I didn’t dress up and didn’t receive any candy. However now that we have kids, we can live vicariously through them… and steal most their candy (since 2 year olds really shouldn’t be eating that much sugar anyways, am I right)? We are still in the process of working on Austin’s costume, he is pretty picky, but I’ve already gotten little Vivian’s costume all picked out.

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This year little Vivian is going to be a pink rabbit! We got this costume from Chasing Fireflies, this store is full of stuff for babies and kids, from dress up clothes (remember Austin’s suit from my Baby #2 reveal post?) to a variety of baby holiday themed costumes, perfect for Halloween and other special occasions too.  This costume is a tad big for our little newborn but it just means we can use it for Easter next year too hopefully!  ;)

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Are you dressing up for Halloween?  What are your littles going to be?

This post was sponsored by Chasing Fireflies, but all opinions expressed and photos are my own.

There’s an awesome Shopbop and East Dane (men’s store) Friends and Family event going on right now that you don’t want to miss! Here are some of my fave Fall picks from Shopbop! Click on an image to buy it!

Shopbop
Offer: 25% Off site-wide*
Promotion Code: FAMILY25
Dates: October 14th – October 16th @ 11:59pm PT
*Brand exclusions: 3.1 Phillip Lim, Acne Studios, Alexander Wang, Aurelie Bidermann, Canada Goose, Cedric Charlier, Gareth Pugh, Giambattista Valli, Herve Leger, Hunter, J. Mendel, Jamie Wolf, Jason Wu, Jay Ahr, Katie May, Maison Martin Margiela, Michele Watches, Monique Lhuillier, Nina Ricci, Rag & Bone, Rodarte, Salvatore Ferragamo, Stella McCartney Apparel, Stuart Weitzman, Suno, Thakoon, Tory Burch York Totes, Versace, Victoria Victoria Beckham, Vika Gazinskaya, Wes Gordon and What Goes Around Comes Around Vintage.

East Dane
Offer: 25% Off site-wide*
Promotion Code: FAMILY25
Dates: October 14th – October 18th @ 11:59pm PT
*Brand exclusions: 3.1 Phillip Lim, A.P.C., Alexander Wang, Canada Goose, Filson, Hunter, Rag & Bone, WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie, What Goes Around Comes Around Vintage and Wolverine.
Are you planning to buy anything?  I have been seriously eyeing some new jeans, perhaps a new bag, a new coat, some new boots… ;)

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Ever since we brought the little lady back home and because I can’t stop taking pictures of her, now Austin has this sudden surge of wanting to be in photos as well!  I’d kind of been slacking on toddler boy fashion lately (well mostly because Austin would only wear one pair of shoes ever and was being kind of picky about clothes), but he has finally opened up to wearing different shoes and even sometimes picking out his own outfits!!  I love love love his top from Wake Me Up Designs as coffee (well lattes) are my fave and I love calling Austin my little “date”.  I don’t get a lot of one on one time with Austin as I am constantly feeding his sister and time just flies when he comes home from school, so honestly, taking outfit pictures together is “our time” together.  It also helps him cooperate with the fact that he gets a gummy after every photoshoot…

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My outfit:
Chambray Shirt: Land’s End
Skirt: ASOS
Bag: Saint Laurent {gorgeous option}
Necklace c/o chloe + isabel
Shoes: ShoeMint

Little Man’s outfit:
Top: Wake Me Up Designs
Pants: GAP
Shoes: Converse
Hat: eBay {similar}

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The weather is a steady high of 70 right now, which makes it perfect for opening the windows during the day and at night as well!  It’s the best feeling not having to use the heat or the A/C, this weather is just beautiful!  I am told that snow will come soon enough in Utah… so I kind of really stinks that I am stuck inside during this time but hopefully this weather will last just a little bit longer for me to enjoy it!  With that, I am totally embracing Fall with my outfits these days with jewel tones and browns.  I love this embellished sweater from Wallis’ new fall/winter collection.  It’s already dressy in itself that I don’t have to think too much about accessorizing because it does the job for me on the shoulders.  :)  Now that’s my kind of getting ready.

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Outfit Details:
Top c/o Wallis
Pants: GAP
Shoes: Vince Camuto
Bag c/o Lily Jade