We are now almost two weeks into this whole parents-of-two business, and one thing is for sure (at least in our experience): The transition from one to two has NOT … Continue readingThe Ups and Downs of Becoming a Parent for the 2nd Time
Here’s a post I definitely didn’t think I’d be typing up this soon! I’m still a bit in shock that our sweet Mathias joined our family a full three weeks … Continue readingMathias David’s Birth Story
At exactly 37 weeks (and definitely earlier than planned!), we welcomed our son, Mathias (muh-THIGH-us) David Meidell, into the world at 5:34 a.m. after a whole two hours (!) of … Continue readingWelcome, Mathias David!
Ever since I was convinced Raven would be a boy and then found out she was not, in fact, going to be a boy, I’ve basically stopped trusting any instincts … Continue readingBaby #2: Boy or Girl?
Merry Christmas to All, and May the Happiest Blessings of the Season Be With You! Love from Matt, Torrie, Raven, and Baby #2 (who will give us a nice little … Continue readingA Christmas Card You Won’t Wanna Miss
Lately, I’ve seen a lot of posts from parents that basically all say that traveling with kids is the pits: no rest, no relaxation, no fun–just supervision and crankiness and … Continue readingTraveling w/ Kids: It’s Not Awful, But It IS Different
Here we are, almost a month late, but better late than never, right? Actually, this will be the last of the monthly updates, mostly just because I (obviously) have a … Continue readingRaven: 12 Months
Raven is now less than a month away from being a year old, a fact that seems at odds with the motherly part of my brain that insists that … Continue readingRaven: 11 Months