Current Favorites

Darling Gossip NO. 7- I’m a bad mom

September 24, 2019

Hi friends, now that I have your attention let me clarify, I am not a bad mother. But there will always be someone who doesn’t agree with how I’m choosing to raise my baby. And on some days it gets to me more than others. Today I’m fighting back. Reasons I’m a “bad mom” Sometimes we co-sleep– There are some nights Emilia wakes up and…

full story

Dear Freshmen…

August 29, 2019

School is back and while I’m not in school any longer I know so many people are, and I know what it’s like. Being the new kid, new grades, new school, new people. This one’s for you. Sometimes it feels like everyone is staring at you, they’re not. You’re not the only new one. There are other freshmen who are new and looking for friends…

full story

What’s in My diaper bag + FREE printable

August 16, 2019

So I won’t lie before I had Emilia I didn’t really understand why moms needed to carry a diaper bag.  I would see mothers hauling around their oversized backpacks and totes, and wonder what exactly was inside them that couldn’t be thrown in a purse. But once I became a mama myself, I quickly realized that having a special bag for baby truly is a…

full story

A year of Emilia ​Ann: Months 0-3

August 15, 2019

I have been trying to write this post for a week but I’m honestly in disbelief that my tiny fresh little newborn is already 3 months old, I mean how did it happen? Where did the time go? Today with a few tears here and there I’m recapping the last three months with our baby girl! Enjoy! I would be lying if I didn’t tell…

full story

Currently Crushing vol. 6

August 13, 2019

We’ve been squeezing in all the beach and summer trips we can and we still have a few weeks until fall ( and even longer until is cools down in North Carolina). But these recent days all over 100 degrees has me craving fall time and cooler weather. That, coupled with all of the pre-fall fashion I’ve seen over the past couple of weeks, has…

full story

Darling Gossip No. 7

August 9, 2019

Today’s Gossip post is going to be a bit different, I’m going to talk about what happens after you have a baby. I’m sure by now you all know I had a baby. I’m obsessed with her, I love her so much. But with that, pregnancy and your body postpartum is a little bit different. There were things that happened I wasn’t aware of, things…

full story

6 things I said about parenting while pregnant

July 26, 2019

It’s Friday and I’m feeling good, so lets fun of myself. I’ve spent the last two months laughing at myself and all the things I assumed I would do/ not do when I was pregnant. Me and Brandon we’re living in some delusional fantasy. I mean, everyone knows that parenting is oh so easy when you don’t have a kid that is! But don’t think…

full story

Darling Gossip No. 6

July 19, 2019

Outfit Details: top: Its a camp shirt {from Daddy Joe’s campground in Tabor City.} // Jeans: Old Navy {they are the most flattering jeans I own right now at seven weeks pp} // Shoes: Steve Madden { These are two years old so I found a similar pair but the one’s target has right now are just as cute!} I’ve had a hard time getting…

full story

June’s Top Amazon Pick

July 1, 2019

I wanted to do a June roundup of all of the Amazon items I’ve been shopping recently and thought about making it into a monthly thing (since I seem to find new favorites each month!). Thoughts?! Let’s see how it goes this time around– let me know if this is helpful and if you end up scoring anything that you LOVE! Happy to answer any…

full story

Final Bumpdate

May 22, 2019

Hey y’all! I’m back with a longgg baby post today! I’m going to cover my bumpdate, a third trimester checklist and what I got from our baby registry! As I’m writing this I’m currently 39 weeks and 4 days. Thursday I’ll be 40 weeks but I’m hoping to have this post up before then (which as we all know never happened.) At this point in…

full story

Hey, Y'all I’m Brittany; curator and author of Hello Darling Dearest. Here you’ll find travel, fashion, home & the occasional adventure. This is my journey, growing and figuring out life. Make yourself comfy and let’s be friends!

Let’s connect