Category Archives: Baby

Being a mom of two {climbing Mount-freakin-Everest} + A gift, not a duty

I wrote a blog post last month about being a mom of two. I sat on it for a week (or two), then I wrote some more. All of it felt really raw, though, and I just wasn’t able to make myself hit the publish button. I promise I don’t hate my vocation, it was…

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Aido Birth Story { Part 1 }

Last time around it took me eight months to write down Povi’s birth story. Aidas is currently only 11 weeks, so I’m doing pretty well for a second kid. Who knows, maybe by the time I have a third child, I’ll actually write down the labor & birth story THAT WEEK. (who are we kidding?)…

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New baby brother {and how his name came to be} | Aidas Alveras

I was starting to feel like I was going to be pregnant for EVER. And then, on the day I least expected it, (my DUE DATE!!) I had a baby. Meet Aidas Alveras Born 11/11 (yes – he does have the coolest birth date ever), Aidas decided to be really awesome to his mama and…

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Go Bananas! {Povi’s First Birthday Party}

What kind of party do you throw when the only thing your one-year-old is absolutely and positively obsessed with are bananas? Why, a banana themed party, of course! No monkeys, just bananas. Povi turned one waaay back in March, so these photos are a little late in coming. But I was reminded by several people…

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Guess what’s hatching!

Life is pretty crazy in our corner of the world. We’re moving halfway across the country… and Povi is graduating to big brother status! Whenever my blog posts suddenly dry up and it seems like I’m not getting much done, it’s either my busy season (October-December) ooooor my eggo is preggo! This will be our little…

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