DeeAnna Heavilin

DeeAnna Heavilin is raising two bitty babies in South Texas with her husband. When she’s not picking out matching outfits for the family, she’s curating her boutique Buttoned Up, and chronicling their lives on her blog, The Stylish Mommy.

Going Primal: 5 Things You Should Know Before Starting The Paleo Diet

ByDeeAnna Heavilin
You guys, I really want to lose the baby weight I accumulated from two back-to-back pregnancies in the past two years. I also really like to eat food. I really like to eat food that's good for me: healthy food. But I also really like to eat food…

6 Postpartum Body Changes No Woman Should Be Ashamed Of

ByDeeAnna Heavilin
When I got pregnant the first time, I immediately took to the Internet to learn all about what the next nine months had in store for me. I learned about breastfeeding, bottle feeding, sleep training and co-sleeping. I even learned that I needed to…

Why I'm Perfectly OK With Being The First Of My Friends To Have A Baby

ByDeeAnna Heavilin
When I first learned I was pregnant with Annabelle, I had just turned 23. This put me squarely in the "young mom" category, and it also instantly labeled me as the first of my close friends to have a baby. Most of my friends were barely married or…

Let's Get Over It: 4 Reasons I'm Not Outraged Social Media Is 'Fake'

ByDeeAnna Heavilin
I know everyone uses social media for different reasons. I understand our motives for posting certain things and leaving out others are all over the board, ranging from wanting to feel accepted to a deep-rooted craving for attention. With all the…

4 Things To Ask Yourself Before You Decide To Wear Leggings As Pants

ByDeeAnna Heavilin
Well, the best time of year has arrived. Pumpkin spice everything is on the shelves and in the air, dollar stores are selling Christmas trees well before Halloween and women are assaulting my eyes by insisting on inappropriately wearing leggings. I…