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  • Epcot and Magic Kingdom- first time!

    Disney trips… We’ve had two more visits to Disney since the first one and I am just now posting the photos and a quick recap of the Epcot and Magic Kingdom…

  • Physical Development (13-16 months)

    How much fun are toddlers? The answer is A LOT OF FUN! It’s a pretty recurring theme here on the The Art of Making a Baby. But it’s true. We’ve known…

  • Family Evenings

    This is just some photos from a nice night out we had back when my mom was still here. I’ve had these photos sitting in a folder ready to be posted,…

  • Guess where we are and what we are doing…

    I know I am technically on a break this month, but I couldn’t help but share this cute little video of Ms Lexi jumping into the water. Over and over again.…

  • Oh the days…

    Don’t you sometimes wish that you could get a month or two uninterrupted by anything and anyone without responsibilities so that you could catch up with all the things you don’t…

  • What brings me the most joy…

    is photography. Photographing my little girl. I don’t think I am great at it. I am average. But it gives me so much happiness taking photos and then sifting through them,…

  • Happy 1st Birthday, Alexis!

    Sweetheart, you cannot imagine how much my heart swells when I type these words. And at the same time I get this sinking feeling in the pit of my stomach. Too…

  • Memories, Dreams & Reflections: 2012

    Two years ago I was lucky enough to have a ton of time on my hands, a passion for photography and countless fun times. So when I participated in Ashley’s Memories,…

  • Christmas Time this year

    This Christmas things were a bit different than normal. For one, we were ALL sick with a wicked flu/cold/bronchitis/whatevertheheckitwas, except for Lexi who only got some runny noise. Needless to say…

  • Alexis has a career in theater!

    {Edit: video is now uploaded below} I am not sure if every mother feels the same way, but while the traditional milestones are so much fun and cheered on and anticipated,…

  • A Non-traditional Gift Guide

    The holidays are coming up and I considered making a gift guide, but the truth is there are enough gift guides out there to render mine redundant. So I figured instead…

  • Baby Classes

    I completely spaced out with everything that is occupying my head right now and forgot to write about how our first baby classes went/are going. Let’s start with our swim classes.…

  • Garden Tea Party

    This is my favorite picture post of ALL TIME! Other Disney posts: Disney Trip 1 Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Trip 1 Disney’s Epcot and Magic Kingdom: Trip 1 Disney World with an…

  • GASP!

    GASP! That was my reaction when I saw this photo:…

  • Halloween 2012: Baby’s First Halloween

    A quick post about how our Halloween went. We have a love hate relationship with the holiday based on whether we are able to come up with an interesting costume idea or not…

  • Miss Lexi channeling her Holiday Spirit….

    The other day we woke up early and decided to do a photoshoot. A Holiday themed photoshoot, that is. It took literally both of us + 2 cats + 2 books…

  • Lately in photos

    I’ve been meaning to catch myself up on photo posts for a while now and I think I am pretty close. My goal being, to be able to post current happenings…

  • Disneyworld: Day 2, Animal Kingdom

    Animal Kingdom! My favorite park. At least, it used to be. Now with Lexi, Magic Kingdom trumps them all. Yet I was pretty excited to take Alexis to see all kinds…

  • Pumpkin Patch, Try Numero Uno

    So we picked a nice overcast day ( those are the best for pictures, clouds act like one giant lightbox), found a random church-run pumpkin patch (mind you, I’d never been…