My wife and I recently became my wife, daughter, and I. We have had to adapt to this new reality. Leaving the house is more of an ordeal (though not too terrible). Eating dinner at the same time requires good planning and some luck. I get the camera out for pictures more than I did before baby. All these were expected, but there is one new aspect that was not. My wife and I now speak through our baby.
I have been meaning to type this out for awhile now. This is the fifth year I have made a mix of music for friends and family. I get the sense some people appreciate it more than others, and that is okay. I have fun making it and sharing it. That is enough for me. If you are reading this and want a copy, let me know. I may already intend on getting you a copy, but I have just been busy with a small child for the last few weeks. So without further ado, here is the playlist.
God’s will. My wife and I regularly pray for it to be done. Not that I consider it lip service, but I think most of the time His will and mine have been pretty close in proximity. It is when they diverge that life becomes difficult. The week before my daughter’s birth was difficult.