You’re not Sexy, You’re Pregnant!

Such were my husband’s words to me when I put on the shirt that I’m seen wearing in the pictures below.

I guess he thought I was showing too much cleavage. Actually his exact words were “You’re not sexy Ari, …

Light Weight Swaddling Blankets

If you are due in the hot summer months like I am, chances are you will appreciate these light weight muslin swaddling blankets from Aden & Anais:

camo swaddling blanket

In camo print, my favorite, (but currently out of stock) $29.95 for

Decorate Your Nursery Walls

By order of the Management!

Etsy artist John W. Golden created these By order of the management posters because he got tired of saying the same things over and over again to his kids.. pretty smart right?

Some like the …

20% Off Sale at

I’d never heard of this store before today, but I’ll definitely be checking back there more often..

Is this not the cutest thing for the least amount of money you’ve ever seen?

Hatchling Swim Coverup – $7.19 (!!)  from…

Maternity Clothes, Who Needs Them?

I got a nice comment from UK reader Kitty about this post about my mostly target spring maternity wardrobe:

I love you Ariana – I have a trip to Ibiza in 3 weeks and was starting to despair
about the

Crib & Bassinet

Jeff’s softball game was canceled last night, so I cajoled him into setting up the crib!

Baby Mod Park Lane Crib

It’s actually surprisingly good quality and sturdy. There was a little mishap with confusing sets of screws.. if you …

Babies and BBQ

We had a birthday BBQ  for Jeff at our house this Saturday and all the babies were in tow, including a surprise appearance by brand new baby Lola and her mommy and daddy Sara and Mando. Sara looks amazing for …

Our Crib Has Arrived!

I ordered our crib last week from Walmart using the site to store option.. the estimated arrival was set for this tuesday, but I got an email that its there today already!

That means that we can go pick it …

I passed the GD test, and What’s in a Name?

Thank GOD. I had absolutely no interest in having to do the three hour test, so this is very good news.

The rest of my OB appointment was uneventful. I just told her I was leaving. Didn’t get too much …

Nursery Changing Table Dresser

Jeff put together the remaining drawers last night so I finally got a picture of the Ikea 8 drawer Hemnes all set up and ready to be used as a changing table! I’m so glad we got the larger dresser, …