How I Know I am Still Trying to be Jessica Simpson

I thought I had grown out of my complete and utter obsession with being Jessica Simpson until this outfit – shot with Halle Kennon for The Crystal Press w Reb – with Free City sweatpants from SHOPBOP happened. Since the debut of the MTV show Newlyweds in 2003 – like…

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Manifest w/ the New Moon & the Full Moon

Learn the difference between the new moon and the full moon so that you can harness the manifesting powers of these phases. JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. The phases of the moon have always been fascinating to me. Over the past couple…

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My Favorite Quarantine Purchases

I have several purchases that I have cherished throughout these months of quarantine. P.S Does anybody know how long it has been? Me either. JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. Anything to add a little luxury to these days of being at home…

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The Full Moon Ritual to Supercharge Your Intentions

Looking for a fun, carefree, & inspiring full moon ritual that will supercharge your soul intentions? Same. This is exactly why I have compiled the ultimate full moon ritual over the years. I am excited to share my personal full moon ritual with you in hopes that it will supercharge…

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Fashionable Leather Diaper Bag and Accessories with Nisolo

Finding a fashionable diaper bag that is chic, high quality, and has comfortable straps (let’s be real, diaper bags get UBER heavy) is quite the task. Let me save you the time searching for one and introduce you to Nisolo leather products. This brand is sustainable and also made of…

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My 12 Newborn Essentials for Baby Phoenix’s First Few Weeks

While I could do a blogpost on what my baby registry (and maybe I will!), I wanted to first give you guys a breakdown of what I consider essential for the first few weeks of having a newborn. I’m talking tried and true products I have used, over and over…

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Supplements for Postpartum Recovery

Obviously, I am not a doctor so consult yours before taking any of these supplements for your immune system or postpartum. For me – each of these supplements helped (and continue to help) me with my postpartum recovery. Lypo-spheric Vitamin C, Glutathione, and B-Complex : LivOn laboratories has insane technology…

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My Favorite Binge-worthy TV Shows

I’ve been thinking about doing a blog post about my favorite binge-worthy TV shows since I got pregnant because binge-ing TV had become a bigger part of my life staying in with my bump (baby Phoenix wink wink) for 10 months. In true cathclaire fashion – my baby is already…

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The Importance of Achievable Goals on Maternity Leave with Nisolo

Setting achievable goals on maternity leave has been the saving grace for my sanity. Yes, since Phoenix’s birth – I have been sitting at home keeping a human alive with my body aka my G size boobs. I logically know that is an achievement in and of itself. But I’d…

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An Introduction to My Human Design Chart Readings

If this is your first time to cathclaire.com, welcome! I am so happy you are here and joining me for this quick intro to my Human Design Chart Readings. If you would like to book a reading with me, please email hello@thecathclaire.com to learn more. xx I have to start…

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Advanced Week Long Retreat with Dr. Joe Dispenza

If I think back over the 31 years of my life and what events have shaped me the most, one of them is *hands down* the week long retreat I attended with Dr. Joe Dispenza in Santa Fe, NM in February 2018. (shout old to my *old self* for procrastinating…

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A Magical Baby Shower at The Quirk Hotel

If you are looking for a venue for a baby or bridal shower, look no further than the Quirk Hotel in Richmond, Va. The service is impeccable and the aesthetic is 100% on point. Read on for chic ideas for baby shower decor and baby shower favor ideas. I can’t…

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A Day with Common House Charlottesville

Common House is what we would call an inclusive – not exclusive – social club and a great place for creatives to commune, eat delicious food, do inspiring work, and drink amazing cocktails. I think it’s pretty obvious that The Crystal Press can’t wait to have Common House in Richmond,…

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Your Guide to Black Friday Sales

It is that Black Friday time of year again ( I honestly can’t believe how fast time is flying!!!) and the perfect opportunity to stock up on your faves and get your holiday shopping at the best deal possible. Depending on what you need this year, I have rounded up…

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Best (+ Most Used) Beauty Products of 2019

There are so many amazing beauty products out there, especially in the year of 2019. The options for beauty products feel so limitless, whether I am browsing online or wandering through Sephora. I have come to rely on reading/watching blogger reviews more than ever on beauty products and through all…

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5 Powerful Journal Prompts for Self Love & Manifesting

Are you trying to establish a journaling habit but don’t know where to begin? Journaling is a very personal process that can be jump started with some powerful prompts to get your creative juices flowing. Here are 5 journaling prompts for self love and manifesting that will help you establish…

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Fascia Blaster: The Tool that Actually Gets Rid of Pesky Cellulite

I read about the Fascia Blaster by Ashley Black in a fashion magazine on my honeymoon and ordered it right then and there from my beach chair at the Four Seasons West Palm Beach. That reminds me, I need to start manifesting that every Four Seasons getaway (whether its with…

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The Books on My Nightstand Right Now

Who is looking for book recommendations? If there is one thing I love more than looking in people’s makeup bags, it’s snooping through their book collections. Other people’s bookshelves (and what they are reading currently) intrigue me so much. Whenever I stay in an Airbnb, I always look through the…

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How I Upgraded My Life in 30 Days with Dr. Joe Dispenza

I have been a student of all things personal development since 2011. This obsession was sparked when the *hit* book The Secret by Rhonda Byrnes came out (see more about my feelings on The Secret here) and hasn’t stopped since. The Secret cracked open a part of me that I…

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Boketto Wellness: A Modern Apothecary with Amazing Facials in Richmond

I visited Boketto Wellness, a modern apothecary in the Fan of Richmond, last weekend and had an amazing 90 min (!!!) facial experience. This magical establishment on Vine is owned by a lovely soul named Jelena, who is an acupuncturist and a lover of living the most natural life. Not…

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August Favorites

JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. Frozen Kodiak Protein Waffles: I love every flavor they carry at my local Fresh Market: Vanilla + Buttermilk, Choc Chip, and Blueberry. Add strawberries, banana, and monk fruit syrup and enjoy magic on a plate. I am…

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On the Internet with Cathclaire: No. 1

Here is a roundup of things I have been enjoying on the internet lately. From recipes to shows to podcasts, here are some recs for you guys on cathclaire today. Veronica Mars Seasons 4 on Hulu : Raise your hand if you are a Veronica Mars fan? I LOVE Veronica…

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My 7 Tiny Tattoos and What They Mean

I have been getting tiny tattoos for about 10 years, so you could say I have built up quite the collection. Whether you are looking for tiny tattoo ideas or just curious about what mine mean, read on! The first tattoo I got was in college at Virginia Tech (GO…

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3 Tips To Keep a Consistent Journaling Practice

Journaling was a hobby I grew up doing consistently beginning in middle school. I kept up with my journal through college – heart breaks and all the drama that goes along with that so you can imagine that it’s super funny to read back – but once I got out…

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Richmond Weekend Recap: Human Design Reading, The Jefferson Hotel, Rejuvenate MD, and Boathouse at Rocketts Landing

To start my weekend off on the highest vibe possible, Taylor Swift came out with a new single on my BFFS bday (happy bday Jenny poo!) and I did a Human Design Chart Reading with my friend Kelly who owns Om On Yoga. I especially love being hired for local…

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My Favorite Candles for Home that also Make the Perfect Gift

JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. I love buying new candles and I love the conversations that start by seeing people’s favorite candles in their homes or, on their blogs. Not only do candles have a way of renewing your space with a…

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Home Decor: Affordable Velvet Accent Chairs from Wayfair

The thought of redoing all of your home decor in one full swoop is quite the overwhelming idea. When you are looking at inspo on Pinterest, the initial thought of redecorating is exhilarating but when you start adding things to your cart, the exhilaration seems to fade. I think they…

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