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  • Disney at 10 months: Trip #2

    Other Disney posts: Disney Trip 1 Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Trip 1 Disney’s Epcot and Magic Kingdom: Trip 1 Disney World with an infant Disney’s Garden Tea Party Disney at 10 Months…

  • Traveling around Florida: Tampa

    At the end of February I got to do something that I hadn’t been able to for years – go to a concert. Andrew and I used to be really into…

  • Her true self, Kindermusik class

    It’s pretty hard to capture Lexi’s personality in photos. I’ve been told that I’ve done it pretty well, but there are still so many facets to her energy and liveliness that…

  • Daily Routines: Oral Care

    I wanted to start a series of posts (yeah, I know I have lots of series still in the works) about daily routines  like eating, sleeping, bathing and how we do…

  • Helping Daddy

    How does a girly girl like Lexi likes fixing up things and helping daddy assemble toys? Wait till you see her with a toy hammer and a screwdriver pounding at our…

  • 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…

  • It all began with a shoe on the wall…

    This post has been due since Lexi started walking 5 months ago. SHOES! Such an important part of a baby’s wardrobe. Making sure what they are wearing is comfortable, doesn’t rub,…

  • Busy busy baby, busy busy days!

    Before I had Lexi, I remember talking to a friend of mine who has a particularly active baby as well, about how she HAS to take her places because staying home…

  • PostPartum Skin Care

    A year after having a baby and I think I am finally in a good place when it comes to my personal care routine. {I am always searching for better products,…

  • Russian Roses

    I am absolutely in love with the Russian trend in baby clothes. This is quite unlike me because I don’t tend to like “Russian things”, but the old Russian style of…

  • Lexi’s 1st Birthday Part 2

    First Birthday Party Part II 1st Birthday: Morning of 1st Birthday Party Planning and Decor 1st Birthday Part Part I 1st Birthday Party Part II Smash Cake 1st Birthday The End {All…

  • Easter Fun

    Oh what a change this Easter was from our last year’s Easter. I cannot get over how much fun it is to have a toddler. To see all the experiences?through?their curious…

  • Instagram Friday, December, 2012

    Here is the best of the best from December I hadn’t gotten around to posting. {I am not sure how I missed Decemeber so completely, so I am going back to that. I…

  • First Birthday: Planning Decor and Favor Bags

    First Birthday Party Decor & Planning 1st Birthday: Morning of 1st Birthday Party Planning and Decor 1st Birthday Part Part I 1st Birthday Party Part II Smash Cake 1st Birthday The End…

  • Red Love Day {got rained out}

    We had beautiful plans for Valentine’s Day/Our Anniversary. Picture a dreamy picnic on the beach, wearing all white with red 5 inch heels, wind blowing, sun warming up the sand, Lexi…

  • Little girl in red…

    The other day I decided that we needed to get out more on the weekends, rather than try to cram as much housework as we can, along with blog work, along…

  • This is what toddling looks like…

    The long awaited walking videos. As I wrote in the 11months post, Lexi started walking full time {with support} at 9 months and then with one hand + first independent steps…

  • 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.…

  • 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…

  • SAFE TOYS FEATURE: BEGIN AGAIN

    If you missed the Toy Safety post, go back to read it here.   Begin Again, a fairly unknown toy company that makes one of a kind eco toys. Begin Again was…

  • SAFE TOYS FEATURE: APPLE PARK

    APPLE PARK {Read the first part about toy chemicals here} I remember when I first got our Apple Park toys when Alexis was still little, I became obsessed. I had never…