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COAT: SAM. (Sold out similar here) // SKI PANTS: Roxy // MITTENS: Anthropologie (on sale! + extra 25% off with code TAGTIME) // SUNGLASSES: Karen Walker // LIPSTICK: MAC ‘Saint Germain’ // BOOTS: Joie (on sale, 30% off)

ATTICUS SNOW SUIT: Mini Boden (shirt version here) // BOOTS: Native // BEANIE: Slouch

ROSIE SNOW SUIT: Mini Boden (on sale!) // BEANIE: Slouch

DAVID COAT: Canada Goose // BOOTS: North Face // BEANIE: Patagonia (on sale)

This last week we rented a sprinter van and headed up to Vermont with some friends, the Davis family (I am sure you read their blog). They headed home early and we went to Woodstock for an extra day. It is the cutest little town ever!! On our way there we detoured and saw a couple sites and then laid low at the hotel. We stayed at the cutest Inn called On the River Inn. They had a pool so David took Atticus swimming and we tried getting him more comfortable with the water. He used to LOVE it but somewhere along the way he got really scared of the water. David played some games with him and by the end he was doing kicks and trying to jump in on his own :0 (scared face).

The morning we left for Vermont, Atticus woke up with a cough and I dont think he was feeling very good because he kind of had a rough weekend. The only reason I really wanted to go to Vermont was because I have been dying to take him sledding – I thought for sure he would have such a blast but he wasn’t terribly into it haha. He just sort of smiled and watched and laughed as he ate snow.. but I totally thought he would be flipping out! It made me think how funny it is that us as parents spend so much time and effort into some things we THINK they will just love only to find out they aren’t into it ha. That has happened a few times with crafts I found on Pinterest and tried to make for him (like who doesn’t love green slime or cornstarch and water or foam etc… ?! a cardboard box or train is much preferred!) But I think next time we sled when he is feeling a little better he will like it more….. hopefully. This last day in Woodstock he was feeling better and was a LOT happier as you can tell 🙂

Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! xo

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  1. OMG Amber… I bought these mittens but in pink and I love them! They are the cutest things ever. xoxo

  2. Hi Amber, I am Silvia from Estonia and I´ve been following your blog and youtube videos for a year now. You are such a good inspiration for all the women! Thank you so much for sharing your beauty tips, styles and hair turtorials 🙂

    1. Hi love!! Thank you so much for the sweet comment 🙂 I am so glad you are following along!!

  3. Aw, that’s so fun to get away with family and friends. Poor Atticus that he wasn’t feeling so good! And that’s funny about the sledding! It seems like every little boy would have a blast sledding, haha! Maybe next time!

    Xo Angela

    1. Thanks!! We had a great time 🙂 and yes! Hopefully next year Atticus will like it a little more haha 😉

  4. Your family is adorable. My daughter, a wedding photographer ( who is based here in Woodstock, follows you and showed me your blog trip here. Wish you came in to our store so I could have met you and yours. Woodstock Sports. Next time stop in to say hello. All the best;))

    1. Thanks so much Allie!! That’s so nice of you 🙂 And darn! I wish we would have too! Definitely next time. Thanks for the comment!! xo

  5. You have such a beautiful family! Atticus and Rosie are just the cutest- so adorable!
    Really love reading your blog:) xx

    1. Thank you so much for the sweet comment!! You are too kind 🙂 Thanks for following along! xo

  6. Hi Amber,

    Just wanted to let you know your contact captcha doesn’t seems to be working correctly. I have refreshed multiple times and it will not let me enter the input. I found your blog after one of my friends shared it with me on Facebook and wanted to run a few things by you. I have some nursery projects that I’m working on which are right up your alley. Let me know if you have a moment to discuss. I would love to discuss this if you would like to send an email over!


    1. Thanks so much Claudia!! We loved it!! I hope you have a great rest of your week!! xo

    1. Thanks Nikki!! We loved our stay there 🙂 And no way?! How fun!! You will love it!!

  7. Hi Amber, your kids are the cutest 🙂 can you pleaaase tell me the lipstick colour you wear in the pics because saint germain seems to be a pink? greetings from Germany, love your blog!! xo

  8. Hi Amber, your kids are the cutest 🙂 i love ur lipstick in the Pictures but saint germain seems to be a pink? can you pleaaase tell me the name of the colour in the pictures? thank you very much greetings from Germany 🙂 xo

  9. I absolutely LOVE reading about your little family adventures! It looks like you are just adoring life in NYC, and loving it even more now that you have a little baby girl 🙂 Thank you for being open and sharing your daily life with your readers! 🙂

    1. I am so glad you liked the post!! Thank you!! And yes, we are loving it 🙂 Especially being in our new apartment!! Thanks for reading Torey!! xo

  10. What a fun family trip! I love seeing your adventures! My daughter is the same age as Atticus and then our baby girl #2 is due in three weeks! So our families are similar in age. How did it go traveling with two little ones? I’m interested in how your nights went and if you all stayed in one room? We have some travel coming up and I’m trying not to stress about it, but travel can be tough on sleep! Xoxo

    1. Thanks so much Julie!! And no way?! How exciting!! Congrats to you!! 🙂 Our kids need to have a play date!! And it went good!! We will sometimes use the closet or bathroom at night for the baby if it is all one room. It can get tricky though!! You can always call the hotel (if you are staying in one) beforehand and see if they have a crib or pack n’ play too so you don’t need to bring one! Enjoy your trip!! xoxo

  11. I absolutely LOVE Vermont this time of year, and what a fun trip to take with friends! I’m happy to hear Atticus got back to being more comfortable with water, and I’m sure he’ll find a love for sledding when he feels better. Love these photos, it’s amazing to see Rosie changing so much-she’s gorgeous. Have a great week Amber!
    xo, jill

    1. We all had a blast!! Such a great place 🙂 And aww thank you so much!! She is such a doll, we love her! Thanks for the comment!!! xo

  12. Hi Amber, Atticus looks taller I guess it happens to all kids during winter holidays, I am a teacher and when we got back from our vacations all my kids looked taller =D

    1. Haha that’s too funny! But yes!! It looks like he has grown for sure! He is looking like such a grown boy!!!

  13. Hi Amber!!!! Love the snow outfit!!!!!
    Absolutely adore all these pictures and all the ones on instagram too!! What beautiful pictures of all of your family!!!! I know that I have said it 100 time but you look absolutely amazing and stunning!!!! I am so glad to hear that A is feeling better!!! The kids are soooooooo adorable!!!! We go snowmobiling up there and it is such a charming and quaint little town!!!! Looks like you all had an amazing time!!!!! Your children are so lucky to have you as their Mom (and Dad too)!!!! Can’t wait for the next trip!!!! Alsways look forward to your blog!!!! Love ya!!!! xoxoxoxo

    1. Thanks so much!! SO glad you liked the pictures 🙂 And I agree!! It is so charming, we all loved it! I am sure we will go back sometime. Thanks for reading along!! I appreciate it!!! xoxo

  14. Looks like such a beautiful and fun weekend!! My hubs & I love exploring- this looks like a perfect little town to explore, especially with the pretty snow! Love your pics 🙂

  15. Your story about Atticus reminds me of the time we took our oldest son to Disneyland for his 4th birthday. We spent WEEKS pumping him up. The day came, and he was cross, and tired. Finally, mid-afternoon he melted. “Mama!” He wailed

    1. The last part of the story deleted: ‘mama! Why did you invite all these people to my birthday!!!’

  16. What a cute little town! I’m heading to Park City soon and these photos are making me so excited for the snow! How A is feeling better:)

  17. Absolutely adore your Instagram and snapchat! Your children are perfect and your life is one I aspire to have one day. I remember first discovering your Instagram on the popular page before Atticus was born! It’s so cool to see him grow up. Warms my heart to see you all enjoying life this much. This is my first time reading your blog and I can’t wait to read more!

    1. Thank you SO much!! You are too sweet!! Thanks for making my day with your kind words 🙂 And I appreciate the support!! xoxo

  18. These pictures are so precious! I would love to take my daughter sledding (she is almost 2), but I’m not sure if she will love it either ha. Guess we’ll see 😉

    Simply Rachel Nicole

    1. Thanks so much Rachel!! And yeah let me know if you take her!! I am curious what a good age is haha 🙂

  19. Aww, haha! That’s a bummer that Atticus woke up with a cough, but it looks like you guys still had an amazing time! Yay for a wonderful weekend with friends and then a lovely day exploring with your beautiful family <3

    1. Thanks Alice!! We had a great time and we are glad Atticus is feeling better!! 🙂 I hope you have an amazing week!! xo

  20. wait i love your snow outfit!!! so cute! My husband is dying he wants to rent/buy a sprinter so bad haha he thinks they are the tightest thing ever. ps you are the cutest i love how much effort you put into entertaining your kiddos!


    1. Thanks so much!! And oh my goodness he totally should!! They are so nice for large groups, we loved it!! And wow you are too cute. Thanks for making my day!! xo



    1. Thank you SOO much Colleen!! We did have such a fun time 🙂 And yes! Atticus is feeling better!!! xo

  22. I am obsessed with all of this bright winter gear! So perfect. I’m jealous of all these winter activities they sound SO fun. I’m glad Atticus was at least feeling better for the last day 🙂 Kids are so funny – you never know what they’re going to like!


    1. Thanks so much Quinn!! I love colors as you can probably tell 😉 And aww thanks! Yes, he is feeling much better! Thank you for reading!! xo

  23. What fun! I would love to travel just to play in the snow. Rumors have it we are getting snow in a couple days ???? yay! I’m glad to hear that he was starting to feel better. As well as he was having fun in the pool. I love Rosie’s snow suit.Have a fabulous week!

    1. Thanks!! We had a great time with everyone 🙂 And I heard that too!! I hope so!! Thanks again for the sweet comment! I hope you have an amazing day!! xo

    1. haha totally!! Trip down memory lane 😉 And I agree!! They’re totally not cute but sure do keep me warm so I will take it ha!

  24. Amber I love yout blog so much! Can I ask you what type of camera you use?

  25. The fox snowsuit is absolutely adorable!! Love these pictures! Vermont seems beautiful…I live in Maine, and have never been to Vermont before! Its on my to-do list for this year though. I hope you have a wonderful week!

    Meghan |

    1. Thank you!! I love the cute design 🙂 And wow! I would love to visit Maine someday!! I hear it is gorgeous!! But yes, add it to your list!! We loved it!! xo

    1. I know huh?! It really is so cute!! Wish we didn’t lose that as adults haha 😉

  26. You all look sooooo sweet & pretty, it seems that you had a great weekend!
    I love to read your blog or to look at your instagram and snapchat. Thank you for sharing so much with us.
    xo Charlotte

    1. Thank you so much!! That’s so nice of you 🙂 I am so happy you are following along!! xo

  27. Ohhh I just love these pics – what a great family trip! I love the adorable little town and the old fancy historic looking homes too…what a great post!

    1. Thanks so much!! And yes, I agree! We loved the history there, it was amazing!! I definitely want to go back someday 🙂 Thanks for reading!!! xo

  28. Looks like you had a wonderful time! Playing in the snow is so much fun, especially when you don’t have any snow where you live. We took Odette up to Sedona and she never wanted to stop playing in the snow. Love all of your snow suits! Babies bundled up are the sweetest!!
    XO, Kelly //

    1. We did, thanks Kelly!! And no way?! How cute!! I love Sedona, so gorgeous!! Thanks for the comment!! I appreciate it 🙂

  29. How cute is this little town?! Gorgeous family, as always.


  30. Atticus and Rosie look so cure in their outfits! Love them!
    I hope you had enjoyed your weekend there! And looking foward to seeing Rosie’s nursery once you’re back! Those butterflies had me picturing how it would look like. (Hope that make sense. My English is weird sometimes)

    We are going a few days to Punta Arenas (south of Chile) so I want to get A’s suit for my 1 year old.

    Have a nice day xxx

    1. Thanks so much!! 🙂 I love babies in snow clothes, it’s too cute!! And yes, we are excited for our apartment to be finished so we can share the final product!! Can’t wait! Have a blast on your tip!! That sounds amazing!
      (your English sounds great by the way!!) xo

  31. What a cute little town! Looks like a nice winter vacation! xo

    1. Yes! We loved our visit there 🙂 It was SO charming! Thanks for reading!! xo

  32. hey amber 🙂 you are the sweetest Family i´ve ever seen, you can be so proud !!!
    I have one question: you told in your Videos that you use the estee lauder double wear foundation! Could you please tell me, in which colour you use ist ? and do you use a powder to finish it? i would be very very happy when you answer, because I want do buy the make up, too 🙂

    Kiss to NYC! XOXO Christina from germany

    1. It was a blast!! We love them! So glad you follow them too 🙂 Thanks for the sweet comment, I loved it!

  33. Oh these pictures are so precious – Atticus looks so big in them! It’s so strange seeing him looking so grown up as i’ve followed your blog since he was a little baby.

    I can’t wait to see Rosie grow up into a little character too 🙂 xx

    1. Thanks so much Becky!! And I agree!! He has grown so much the last few months! He is such a big boy 🙂 And aww thank you! We adore our Rosie!!

  34. Loved the pictures Amber! Rosie is growing so fast and Atticus looks happy in the snow. I agreed with you about the crafts and making plans for kids, and then they are more into other things. Hopefully he likes sledding another time.

    1. Thanks so much!! I am happy to hear that! And yes! I think maybe next year he will love it 😉

  35. I love you drove up in a sprinter van- that must have been a BLAST! I am also obsessed you are friends with the Davis’! Love Taza is one of the first blogs I ever read. Your family looks adorable, as always!
    Xo, Tara

    1. It was so fun!! We loved it! And aren’t they the cutest!? So glad you love them too!!! xo

  36. Awe you all look so cute with your rosy cheeks and noses! I’m glad he felt better toward the end. I always think my kids will love something and I get so heartbroken when I am wrong. Kids are confusing sometimes! Haha! Glad you had fun! xo

    1. Thanks so much!! And I know huh?! I guess I need to remember to not go too over the top because they don’t care 😉 haha! Thanks for the comment!! xo

  37. These photos are beautiful! Love love love your blog! Also interested in your friends the Davis’ blog! What is it called? Also, I love your ski outfit! Where is your hat from? Thanks for sharing!

  38. Love how fun and colourful your outfits are! Winter and it’s cold can’t do anything when you’re all geared up with the warm clothes, wide smiles and active spirits. 🙂

  39. Hi Amber, I just wanted to say that I love your blog! I have been following you since just after Atticus was born when I was heavily pregnant with my first boy 🙂 Your pictures are beautiful! x

    1. Hi Abbie!! Thank you so much for that, I am so glad you follow along 🙂 Love ya!! xo

  40. Great pictures! I would love to visit there sometime. Hope you all have a great week 🙂

    1. Thanks Abby!! And yes! I highly suggest it! Such a charming place 🙂 Have an amazing day!! xo

  41. I am obsessing over the bright colors of your winter coat and snow pants! Being Canadian and having harsh winters I am always on the look out for new winter gear, love it!
    Also, your kids are seriously beautiful!!!!

    1. Thanks so much!! I am glad you like the looks 🙂 Have a great week and thanks for following along!!

  42. Hi! I live in Phoenix, and I think i read somewhere that your from here? I was wondering where you went to high school? xoxo love your blog

    1. Hi Kenna!! Yes, I grew up in Mesa and went to Mountain View High School 🙂 Thanks for following along!! xo

  43. Cute pictures! Maybe wait a year until you try sledding again. My son is about a year older than Atticus and we just took him for the first time and he LOVED it! I don’t think he would have been too into it last year though
    Carly from

    1. Thanks Carly!! And yeah, I think you are right. That sounds like a better plan! 🙂

  44. Hi Amber,

    I just wanted to say I love your blog! I have been following you since just after Atticus was born when I was heavily pregnant with my first boy 🙂 your pictures are beautiful! Much love from Australia x

    1. Thanks so much Abbie!! I am so glad you are following along 🙂 That makes me so happy!! Love ya!