We are excited to introduce you to our newest Bumble Brand Ambassador/Mommy Carly Anderson and her beauty baby, Lydia. This California happy mama with her beautiful smile and gorgeous photos will surely make her one to follow on Instagram. We think her handle @lipglossandcrayons pretty much epitomizes what most mamas are surrounded by at one point in their mommy journey or another. Visit her blog here lipglossandcrayons.com
Where is your hometown?
Los Angeles, CA.
How many kiddos do you have?
One little girl, Lydia.
What is your kid's favorite thing to do right now?
Lydia loves music, dancing and singing!
What is your favorite activity to do with your little one?
We love reading books.
SAHM, WAHM or working mama?
I was an elementary school teacher….Now I work as an interventionist helping children who are two years below grade level.
Do you have any hobbies?
Running and coffee drinking
What was your favorite craving while being pregnant with Lydia?
Greek Dolmades! It was so random, I wanted them ALL the time!
What is the one makeup item that you can't live without?
Lipgloss for sure
What is on your book list faves?
Oh man, so many. I loved Gone Girl!
What are your top favorite clothing brands?
Paige Denim, BB Dakota, Wildfox and Madewell
Describe to us what your ideal weekend would be?
Brunch with friends, a great nap, and parents’ night out!
What is your favorite way to relax/unwind?
Running for sure, we have a jogging stroller and Lydia and I use it ALL the time!
Where in the world has been your favorite vacation destination and why?
Playa del Carmen where we had our honeymoon. It was stunning, and so relaxing!
What is the best advice/tip you can give mother to mother?
Try not to sweat the small stuff. It’s all new…..to you. It gets easier. Lean on your tribe. Let friends help. Shower. Sleep. Breathe. This too shall pass. You’ll blink, and that baby? Toddler.
What is your favorite Bumble product?
I love our play mat…..it’s HUGE and easy to take everywhere we go!