I try to soak up these days and still it all seems a blur. How these littles have grown so much, in both body and soul, makes my heart full. When I was pregnant with Audrey I often prayed that she would unify our family in a spirit of love. My prayer was answered; John-Paul … Continue reading One Year with Audrey Clare.
Our little Audrey Clare is two weeks old as I begin to write this. How different this post partum experience has been from my others, so far! Audrey is very easy going, Josh has been home, we have family close, friends near and far are providing meals this whole month and this is my third … Continue reading Party of Five
We recently had our family photos taken by Anna Liseth Photography. I grew up going to school with Anna. It's so lovely to see the creative paths and passions my classmates have taken in their early adult years. Thank you, Anna, for photographing this moment in time for us. These precious, little faces change and … Continue reading Dill Family Photos
We're less than 2 months out from the arrival of our little girl and our expansion to a family of four. John-Paul remains enamored with my rotundness that is his sister. We refer to her as "Sissy" (or as JP calls her "Seeeessssyyyyy") and I think he is starting to connect Sissy with being a baby, … Continue reading Waiting on Sissy
You know how sometimes you look back and think "man, it cannot have been ___ years! They went so fast!" I think I often feel that way. This year I don't feel that way though. Three years seems accurate, just the right amount of time. I'm not sure why. Maybe it's a fruit of trying … Continue reading July 16 – Three Blessed Years