And we’re mobile. September 29, 2013
** Niki is home from the hospital now and still healing up like a champ. At some point – and I am not sure exactly when – Evelyn learned how to walk.  And I’m not talking about a few uncertain steps →MORE...

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The photo dump (it was bound to happen eventually). September 23, 2013
** Update: Niki is doing very well, recovering better than anyone expected.  We’re finally starting to all hit a pretty reasonable groove in terms of coordinating things. 1. We went to the aquarium and Charlotte, She-Who-Has-Always-Been-Exceedingly-Wary-Of-Mascots-And-Generally-Rejects-The-Idea-Of-Being-In-The-Same-Building-As-Someone-Wearing-A-Costume (exceptions made for the circus), →MORE...

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Because today I’m thinking of Niki. September 11, 2013
Update as of Thursday evening: Niki did really great in surgery on Wednesday.  She ended up having her spleen, gallbladder, appendix, ovaries, uterus, a section of her large intestine and half of her stomach removed and her liver and abdominal cavity →MORE...

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Things that make me laugh, number twelve billion. September 08, 2013
Our garden has been a tad on the pitiful side the last couple years, but Wyatt is still stopping by regularly and imparting his wisdom.  We’ve slowly begun to build a reliable relationship with him and we see him at least →MORE...

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