• 7 Months Old Now

    Storm is now 7 months old. This was another busy month in our lives, as we wrapped up our time in New York and traveled to Denmark. As I'm writing this from the quiet of my mom's house in Denmark, our

  • A World of Food

    We started offering Storm solid foods a few days before he turned six months old. We've decided to go the route of baby-led weaning, which just means that you let the baby guide the process of weaning

  • Half a year

    Storm is six months old. That's half a year! And how he's grown in that time. So much so that google photos has started spontaneously presenting me with 'now and then' features with matching pictures

  • Coney Island

    Coney Island was the destination for a household trip this weekend. We had a wonderful time seeing the amusement park there, eating hotdogs and ice cream, and taking a dip in the Atlantic. For Storm,

  • Five Months

      Compared to the fourth month of Storm's life, the fifth was relatively uneventful. We've stopped changing locations every few days, and developmental changes happened gradually. So

  • Paulus and the Pacifier

    For the first three weeks after we moved, we were crib-less. It was no big deal for a few weeks - we have often co-slept at home, so we were fine with doing so here as well. And I have to say that

  • Big Changes

    The past couple of weeks have been eventful for us - a total disruption of the slow, Storm-focused, living-in-the moment life of a household on parental leave. The disruption came about because Paulus

  • Three Months with Storm

    We got off to an intense start of Storm's third month of life, as he got his 2-month immunizations. The actual administration of the shots was a breeze, he didn't even notice the first one, and only

  • Raspberry and Grape Cobbler

    My sweet tooth has made a comeback. I've decided to indulge myself for a while, as I'm nursing and need extra calories anyway. So I've been making and baking sweet things, buns and bars and pies. A