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
Don’t be fooled by these pictures–it took a LOT of wrangling with an overexcited, giggly baby in order to get most of these, and it made me wonder how … Continue readingRaven: 10 Months
Quick Stats Weight: 17-18 lbs. (?) Height: about 27″ (I don’t know on these–we’ll find out for sure at her appointment next week) Clothing Size: 6-9 month size Diaper Size: … Continue readingRaven: 9 Months
Christmas with a baby– It’s like, to paraphrase Charles Dickens, “having…the lightest license of a child, and yet being [wo]man enough to know its value.” Our first Christmas with … Continue readingFirst Christmas with a Baby, In Pictures