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    Stocking stuffers for Kids and Babies

    While you’re shopping Black Friday for some inexpensive stocking stuffers for kids and babies, consider these fun and educational gifts that would work for different ages. If you watched my Instagram…

  • Holy Mother of Boobies…

    Does anyone else mourn their “motherhood” boobies? I mean, I’ve always been on the smaller side. It never really bothered me. I notice it, of course, but it hasn’t been a…

  • Stuff Lexi Says: Breastfeeding Edition

    Dedicated to all of you still in the breastfeeding trenches and those who have come out from it alive 🙂 2.5 Years Old After ice cream Lexi asks for breast: “Mmmmm…

  • Finding Happiness

    Finding the route to happiness

    So… this is not going to be your typical post. In fact, this is quite a departure…. I want to talk about enlightenment… Not in a religious way, but in a…

  • How to keep kids safe at night with Side

    For the last 3 years of Alexis’ life, we have been using one of my favorite (and long-life) products, SIDE by Babyhome. Probably the one baby product we are still using…

  • Surrogacy and Options

    The post is sponsored by Family Creations. All opinions are my own. There is more than one way to make a baby. Families and the way they grow look different depending…

  • 10 Reasons to Love Your Hydro Flask

    Sometimes I am about to write a post and I’m like “Man, this sounds like an ad!”. I have said these words before, but only because it’s true. There are certain…

  • GET FIT: Essentials for your home gym

    This post is sponsored by Kohl’s.  I was paid for this post and received the included fitness equipment as compensation. All opinions and routines are my own It’s been a while…

  • Sit straight, girl!

    This post brought to you by ALEX Wearable Posture Tracker and Coach. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Art of Making a Baby. As the tallest girl…

  • A closer look at Sprout baby food

    This post brought to you by Sprout Organic Foods . The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Art of Making a Baby. My friend, Kristen, wrote a guest…

  • Re-branding and new life questions

    If you missed this post on my life changes, Andrew and I are no longer together. I am contemplating writing more about it, simply because it’s a part of my life…

  • Let’s go camping in Florida

    Note: Kohl’s has provided us with a $50 gift card for the giveaway and the products listed above. The Backstory With spring approaching and Lexi getting older, I have been thinking…

  • To key to growth is exposure

    One day completely confused from all the traveling we have been doing, I brought Lexi to her ballet class on the wrong day. The teacher was sweet enough to let Lexi…

  • Here is why you’re still fat…

    If you care about your childrens’ health and your own health, I urge you to take the time to listen to this lecture from University of California.…

  • Love this for our air travel!

    This is not an ad ( I know things can sound that way and it’s hard to differentiate these days), but I have to say I have really enjoyed peace of…

  • Breastfeeding a 4 year old at the airport

    Our flight is delayed and Lexi is crashed out. She asked for boobie before she went down. I haven’t spoken about breastfeeding for a long time because it has almost ceased.…

  • Best Apps for SAHMs, WAHMs and WOHMs

    I’ve been writing this post in my head all of my motherhood life. My goal has always been to be a lean mean efficient machine and being a mother sort of…

  • Pre-Pregnancy Check List

    It is kind of surprising that considering how big I am on pregnancy preparation and the fact that my blog was born out of trying to prepare to conceive, I don’t…