Letters To My Daughter: Happy 1st Birthday

A couple of weeks ago, we flew to New York to see your grandparents. We had not seen them since January, back when you were really tiny. COVID kept us apart for months, but finally, we were going to be reunited.

It was also your birthday, which made this somehow an even more anticipated moment. It took you some time to warm up to the faces you had only previously seen on FaceTime, but you…