Chapman Jane Powell was born a little over 2 weeks ago, and yes, she goes by Chapman! I cannot even begin to describe the love and joy we have felt since she was born. Also, a lot of exhaustion adjusting to our new normal— thank goodness for family!
Daniel and I talked a lot before we decided on a name, and we went through both of our family trees— which was so fun!! She is named after my two grandmothers, Lyra & Jane. Chapman was my great-grandmother’s (Lyra’s mother) maiden name and Jane is the name of my maternal grandmother. I could do an entire post on what those names mean to me, but I’ll keep it short this time and save that for another day. Here are some pictures of us as a new family of 3, well 5….because you can’t forget the dogs! Take a look…Read More