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  • Last Minute Christmas Gifts

    Our Favorite Last Minute Christmas Gifts

    I rarely do gift guides on Every Avenue Life, because time gets away from me when it comes to calendar holidays but I always have things that I find that are…

  • stocking stuffers for kids and babies

    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…

  • what is a stroke

    6 year old explains “STROKES”

    How much does Lexi knows about strokes? Turns out A LOT….   It all started like this. One day Lexi walks up to me and says “Mommy, I need to test you…

  • The Best Kindergarten Graduation Gift

    The Best Kindergarten Graduation Gift

    Well, school has started almost everywhere. If not, it won’t be long till most kids return to school (homeschool peeps, I am authentically envious) There were no tears during Lexi’s kindergarten…

  • 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…

  • Snazaroo – Easy Kids’ Face Paints

    I travel quite a bit for work, so anytime I can attend an event at Lexi’s school I try to be there. A few months ago, her school had field day-…

  • 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…

  • 5th birthday: The age of kitty cats

    Raise your hand if you have a daughter and she’s in love with kitty cats! My hand is raised! Both of them actually because this is so true! If there could…

  • Pre-K Graduation

      I wrote about the preschool that Lexi went to this whole last year and the reasons for selecting one here. Now that the preschool stage of our lives is over,…

  • Goodbye, Preschool!

    School is over, graduation is past us and to be honest, I am more nervous than Alexis herself about her attending kindergarten. First of all, 5 is way too early to…

  • Stuff Lexi says: 2.5-3.5 years old

    Recently, I came across a note in my phone where I would write down funny and interesting things Lexi would say when she was little. I had such a laugh reading…

  • 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…