• Storm’s First Birthday

    Storm turned one last week. We celebrated a bit early because we had a chance to have most of the grandparents over on our last weekend in Germany. We had cake - Storm seemed to like both it, and

  • 11 months

    Storm is a month older. This one disappeared on me faster than the previous month, if that is even possible. There was an abundance of fellowship and job application deadlines, and there was traveling

  • Storm is 10 Months Old

    Storm is ten months old, so it's time for another update. But, folks, it's job application season, and time is in short supply. So it is going to be a short(ish) update. Cool stuff has happened

  • 9 Month Update

    Storm is now just over nine months old, and with that he's spent more time outside my womb than inside it. And for some reason, the impending fall has made it feel like we're now close to his first

  • 8 Months Old Today

    Well, actually it was yesterday that Storm turned 8 months. But I didn't manage to finish the post in time. Things have begun to move so fast. This month I felt like Storm really started to show his

  • 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