I'm sure it's random and it's just me. Or maybe there's some God-thing behind it, which I've not figured out yet. But I find it incredible that I know no less than 20 people - closer to friends, not distant acquaintances - who are having babies this year! Yes, count them - 22 folks!
2013 is a year for babies!
Tim & Kelly welcomed baby boy Colin in January
Brett & Natasha welcomed baby boy Traeson in March
Dusty & Angela welcomed baby boy Zachary in March
Nick & Senja welcomed baby girl Kate in March
Adam & Karina welcomed baby boy Mogan in April
Dave & Jami welcomed baby girl Heidi Joy in April
Gabo & Emily welcomed baby boy Sebastian in May
Nate & Tricia welcomed baby girl Annabel in May
Joseph & Merry welcomed baby boy Benjamin (not Jesus) in May :-)
Chris & Kimberly welcomed baby girl Christina in June
Doug & Christina are awaiting their baby girl
Andrew & Anna are awaiting their baby boy
Rob & Oksana are awaiting their baby boy
John & Kate are awaiting their newest addition
Aaron & Candace are awaiting their baby girl
Seth & Leah are awaiting their newest addition (which will be #6 for them - hooray for big families)
Jon & Bekah are awaiting their newest addition
Will & Stephanie are awaiting their newest addition
Dan & Laura are awaiting their newest addition
Nick & Lesley are awaiting their newest addition
Tim & Melissa are awaiting their double-blessing twins
And we're expecting too!
I can't explain it, but there's a baby boom going on, at least within my circle of friends! How thankful we are for new life, for generations to come, for the privilege of being parents. What a joy!