We’re delighted to announce the birth of our fourth son (name hasn’t quite been decided on yet, stay tuned) on February 9 at 8:38am at our home. He weighed 10 lbs. 1 oz. at birth, and was 21.5″ long; a huge baby boy! Ariel’s doing awesome and recovering quite nicely. The brothers are all delighted, as… Continue reading Announcing the fourth boy
My second oldest, Ronan, turned six last week. As part of the celebrations, I woke him up early and took him out to breakfast, just him and I. In this town, if you want to get food instead of just edible substances early in the morning, you go to one of the local mom-and-pop restaurants which… Continue reading Pork what?!
Ronan fishing for crawdads.
One of my boys’ favorite things is getting to one of the beautiful creeks and rivers around where we live, and looking for critters. “Dad, can we go crawdad hunting?” “Sure.” And off they’ll go with the bucket and their nets, imprisoning little innocent creatures for sport. It is such a delight to see the… Continue reading Crawdad-ee‑o
This is Tristan, our fireball of a three-year-old. It was difficult to say the least to get him to hold still long enough to snap this photo. “Take a picture of me running at you!”