Author Archive | Taylor Schminke

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Baby Sign Language: One Mom’s Experience

My daughter has recently turned a year old (What?! How?!) and is quickly picking up on everything. She amazes me daily with new-found talents. Assembling simple puzzles, paging through books, going from walking to running, getting on and off chairs, and…signing! Discovering Baby Sign Language As a soon-to-be first time mom, I read often. You […]

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Nursing-Friendly Fashion for the Fall and Winter

Trying to juggle fashion, nursing-friendly clothes, and the weather getting colder can be difficult. It’s usually one of the two: stay warm and fashionable, but don’t have easy access; or wear something nursing-friendly, and feel like you’re still in maternity clothes—except now they look looser and frumpy! After getting it wrong a few times (anyone […]

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We Went to the Orchard! Now What Do We Do With All These Apples?

As the days and nights cool down and the fields begin to turn golden, it’s hard not to get excited for fall activities. Who doesn’t love pumpkin patches, hay rack rides, bonfires, a few pumpkin spice lattes, and apple orchards galore? But, after a day at the orchard picking apples (hopefully you joined us yesterday at […]

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A Letter to My Friend, As You Become Mama…

Dear friend, As you become Mama…. Your pictures flood my newsfeed and I can’t help but to “like” every one. Updated profile pictures from your maternity session, cover photos of your carefully curated nursery, and your weekly bump pictures all show you glowing in anticipation—your hands lovingly caressing your growing baby bump. I see your […]

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