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  • 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: Fitness Tracking

    Another post in this series that I am determined to push out. This time I would love to talk about tracking your fitness progress I have recently fell in love with a…

  • 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…

  • Little Sneak Peeks of Lexi’s New Room

    Lexi has grown into a girl who appreciates beauty and order. That makes me happy because, for the most part, my life lacks order due to all the travel. When we…

  • Biking Vs Riding a Scooter

    Who here has a child who absolutely loves to go scooter, but doesn’t seem to have any interest in biking? She will bike if she has to. At school she chooses…

  • 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…

  • Micro Scooter Party

    Who is here a fan of scooters? What about your kids? If so, you would have loved Lexi’s last Birthday party. I’ve talked about how much we love scooters here. We…

  • 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…

  • Fall Clothes Photoshoot in Minnesota

    So I was sitting here sorting through and editing the photos I took for Melody Lane and a few other brands while in Minnesota last week, because this is the kind…

  • 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…

  • Simplified Mornings from another mom

    This post brought to you by Sprout Organic Foods. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Art of Making a Baby. Hey, guys! Sprout asked me and one…

  • Why we travel so much and on missing out

    Do you know what I love about this age the most? The Joy. That adulterated, uncontainable joy that Lexi experiences. I’ve never seen anyone’s eyes sparkle so much, anyone smile so passionately and so…

  •   New school year, New outfits

    This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. I was paid for this post and received the included Carter’s clothing as compensation. Lexi is becoming more independent and with that independence I see…