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  • Day 2: Strasbourg

      After Paris, we caught a train to Strasbourg. Strasbourg has been my favorite town in Europe ever since our river cruise in August. It’s incredibly charming and clean. So on…

  • Day 1 in Europe: Bienvenue a Paris

    Paris met us with bone chilling cold and rain. Despite that, we spent the day exploring and seeing what we could within a day. We managed to see the Eiffel Tower,…

  • Welcome to 30 days of European Adventures

    Today was our first day in Europe. This month and into the next month, we take off on an adventure around Europe, touring different countries and cities during the winter holidays,…

  • 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: Fitness Tracking

    Another post in this series that I am determined to push out. This time I would love to talk aboutΒ 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. Β 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…