And just like that, 9 hard months of pain and discomfort have been instantly replaced by relief and overwhelming joy as we welcomed our second child, Lane Joseph Schneider, into the world! He was born Sunday, March 5th at 8:19 pm weighing 8 lbs 3 oz, 21 inches long.
We're all doing well, except poor Seth who somehow came down with influenza and a sinus infection last week. Thankfully, he's on the mend now, and we're all looking forward to spending more family time together in the next few weeks and months.
I'm slowly working my way back into the studio. I've actually missed work lately and am excited to get the paints out again and start a few portraits back up in between naps, dirty diapers, laundry, nursing, and everything else! Life is full and a bit chaotic right now, but I'm soaking in the baby snuggles because, you know, they grow so fast and newborns are just magical. If you don't believe me, here's proof: