Our Lady of La Leche, pray for us

As many of you know, John-Paul and I got off to a rough start with breastfeeding. I started out having multiple nurses try to help me at the hospital; while they were all very bright women, none of them had any specialized in lactation. JP did not want to latch. He simply turned his head … Continue reading Our Lady of La Leche, pray for us

John-Paul: A Birth Story

Name: John-Paul Steward Dill Date of Birth: November 5, 2014 Time of birth: 2:06am Weight: 7 pounds 7 ounces Length: 21 1/4 inches See Guessing Game winners at the bottom of the post! Ah! The day finally came! The day that cannot be circumvented in any way...but that a pregnant woman must go through: Birth … Continue reading John-Paul: A Birth Story

A quick visit and a quick note

We spent a quick but lovely weekend near Philly with Mike, Rachel and Sophia. This was the first time we got to meet our Goddaughter/niece and it was grand. Mike is serving as a FOCUS missionary at Temple University in Philly and they are getting settled in the area. Thanks be to God, they finally … Continue reading A quick visit and a quick note

A Smorgasbord of Things

It's been quite a few weeks in the Dill household! And I have smorgasbord of blessings and photos to share with you. 1. Poppy finished his radiation treatment one week ago, and overall he had minimal side effects throughout the process after that rough first day. Thank you for your prayers! In a couple of … Continue reading A Smorgasbord of Things