West Elm x Pottery Barn Kids!

Well, everyone. I have a secret. And that secret is that I haven’t finished Gemma’s nursery yet. She’s nine months old. My name is Kendi and I’m a procrastinator. This is my story. Exhibit A: blank, blank walls. When I was putting Gemma’s nursery together last spring, I started with the essentials: crib, chair, changing table and dresser. Then, of course, her bedding essentials….and then I just kind of stopped. It was a mental block for me and while I know this may sound crazy…

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I Went There: Family Christmas Pajamas

Well, it happened.  I became a mom in August and by December I ordered us all matching family pajamas. I looked B in the eye and lied to him. “Honey, you don’t have to do this. You don’t have to wear them.” He knew I was lying; because in fact, he did have to wear them. Luckily he is a good sport and he’s used to me. I may not have always had a child, but I’ve always been extra. This should have come as no surprise…

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