Clearing the Cache

Happy Birthday Jenni!

Portrait of Violet, Jenni, Bruce, and Kadie


Happy Birthday Violet!

Photo collage of Violet in the shape of the Chinese character for five.

You’ve stepped it up this year Vi! With Kadie gone to kindergarten, you took care of your little brother and helped mommy around the house. You bring the gift of laughter into our house with your silly antics and tall tales.

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Straight to True North

Happy Mother’s Day!

I discovered a wonderful storytelling app for the iPad, Adobe Voice, which allowed us to quickly put together our Mother’s Day sentiments this year. I highly recommend trying it out if you have an iPad and a desire to tell stories. Check out the two we created.

Straight to True North

Happily Nine Years After

For our ninth chapter of our “happily ever after,” we embarked on two health challenges, one ongoing kitchen remodel, and one career milestone.

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Clearing the Cache

My Thirty-Fifth Birthday

Coconut ice cream apple pie with colleagues. Barbeque burgers with in-laws. Chow mein with parents. Allergy-friendly apple pie with kids. LAN party with the guys. Weekend date with Jenni. The best gifts from my birthday week.

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Happy 2nd Birthday Bruce!

Bruce's 2nd BirthdayHappy Birthday Bruce! You make us laugh every day with your contagious smile, and it’s such a joy to discover life through your eyes.

Here is Jenni’s latest masterpiece video. I’m so thankful she puts together a video to summarize each child’s year. The second year for each of our kids have been the most magical and most difficult to edit.

Clearing the Cache

The Making of Vernier in Black

Vernier in Black“You know, we’ll have to do the routine,” I messaged to Agent R1. I never got a response so I assumed he understood my joke. I underestimated Agent R1—and that’s putting it lightly.

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Picture This

Playing in the Crunchies

Playing with leaves at Costco


Happy 6th Birthday Kadie!

Kadie Collage

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Mr. & Mrs. Lim

Our First 5K Race

I hate running. I still hate running after running a 5K race this last Saturday. Why did I do it?

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