Posts Categorized: Family

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 »

Baby’s Here!

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Here’s a quick introduction to our little Lydia Belen Cromar. She was born December 11, 2013 at 3:32am in a spectacularly quick and dramatic fashion, which I shall tell you all about in a future post. She was our smallest singleton baby at 7 lb 2 oz, and only beat out Elira by 1 oz…. Read more »

Grouchy Day, Fun Dinner

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We’ve been having one of these days that occur occasionally, where we’re all a little grouchy from not sleeping enough. We’re a little tired, but I want to push through with the things I thought we should do today. Mostly, I wanted to clean, so I tried to sell it to the kids by saying… Read more »

Some Summer Fun

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Summer is long gone now, so I’m mostly just going to put some captions on these photos. This summer we made some treats, made some messes, earned new books by reading some, Zana put stickers al lover Miles, and Andrew fell into a bowl of watermelon while wearing his Robin costume. Good times. The kids… Read more »