Posts By: Catherine

Christmas 2013

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I really enjoyed our Christmas. It was our second time having a really new baby at Christmas, since Miles was born in November and Lydia in December, and it just makes everything so sweet. Also, I was smart and had all my shopping done before Lydia was born. I try to keep gifts simple for… Read more »

Miles, who is almost 2 and a half

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I feel like Miles deserves his own post, because he is changing so much lately. (He’s just like Andrew was where he wears the same shirt most of the time, so all the pictures have him in the same thing.) When I was pregnant with Lydia, we kept telling him there was a baby hiding… Read more »

Lydia at 1 Month

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I’m trying to do a few catch-up posts, but I don’t want them to all be just a flurry of pictures or a list of events. Even from so little Lydia is kinda a funny baby. She is amazingly easy in every way. She was waking up only twice a night by the end of… Read more »

Whirlwind Tour of Fall

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Hey look! A post I wrote in January that never got published somehow. Although it doesn’t seem like it, we really did more during fall than just wait around for Lydia. Here’s a super fast version of fall. In September Andrew started first grade. Andrew wants to be a fireman, Elira a ballerina, and Zana… Read more »

Lydia’s crazy birth

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I wrote out Lydia’s birth story in my journal and it was 3000 words long. I’ve shortened it here, because that’s just a little crazy for a blog post. Lydia’s birth was very similar to Miles’, but there were some important differences that made the whole thing less cool. With Miles everyone was very supportive… Read more »