Tag Archives: Jacob

Nora Joyce

September 24, 2017   Nora Joyce arrived safely on September 24, 2017. A little sister for Jacob. She weighed in at 7 pounds 9 ounces and 21 inches in length. She was 10 days late but made up for her … Continue reading

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Family Time

June 25, 2017 We declared June to be a holiday and time to spend with family. The beginning of this month we travelled to BC to visit with Kelsey, Matt and Jacob; and Christopher, Emily and Astrid. It is difficult … Continue reading

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2016 Year in Review

December 31, 2016 Another year has come and gone with more than its fair share of both happiness and sorrow. The year was off to a rough start with my mother’s funeral on January 2. It is hard to believe … Continue reading

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Jacob’s 1st Birthday

October 21, 2016 We are back from celebrating our first grandchild, Jacob’s birthday. It is unbelievable how much a child changes over the course of the first year. In one year he learned to smile, vocalize and walk. You can … Continue reading

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Baby Astrid Arrives

July 10, 2016   We have a new grandchild! Christopher and Emily’s first child has arrived. Baby Astrid was in no hurry to join the world, and arrived with much fanfare 11 days late. She is the sweetest little thing, … Continue reading

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Bucerias, Mexico 2016

February 11, 2016 Just back from a vacation in Bucerias, Mexico (just outside Puerto Vallerta). We visited this same resort last year (Royal Decameron) but this year several of the kids joined us so it was a different kind of vacation, … Continue reading

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Great Pumpkin

October 18, 2015 Matt grew a giant pumpkin this year, one that even Linus would be proud of. It took 5 guys to move it to the front yard. Its 31 inches tall, 33 inches in diameter and 106 inches … Continue reading

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