She’s here! Frida Stéphanie was born one day after her due date, on the 12th of August at 7 lbs 6 oz (3390 gr), 19.5″ (50 cm) long. Her second name comes from my grandmother, the one who taught me to sew, with an accent on the ‘e’ so the French know how to pronounce it.
It’s been just wonderful to finally have her with us. We’re adjusting well to our new life, although this new low energy level takes some getting used to. I’ll also share a bit of her birth although (fortunately) it’s not as spectacular/scary as Erin’s birth story. She lived all pregnant moms nightmare when her little girl was born in the car on the way to the hospital. We were slightly worried something like that might happen to us, since our hospital was a 1hr15m drive away, but we needn’t have worried – she was still 9 hours away from being born when we got to the hospital. [Read more]