I t's May 2016. The podcast is taking off. Astrid's new cousin is due next month!

This production is made by Sophie and Astrid Harper, in partnership with Wondery. We’re supported by generous listeners. Story editing by Michelle Webster.
Thanks to my family and friends for being part of the story, and especially to Astrid.

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Weathered Home 3:Bird Split Sky by Candlegravity, Sound Merchant by simon_mathewson and Readers! Do You Read? by Chris Zabriskie.

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