Yes, we still live in the dark ages of film cameras so we had to wait for my mom to send us some digital digital images of Maria. Maria was born at home with a midwife assisting. So far we have had six of our seven kids at home and the experience has been much better than our one experience with a hospital.

Baby Maria

What Daddy Did While Waiting

While Paula was in early labor daddy made chocolate chip cookies. Yum!

Measuring Maria

Nana holding Maria

Nana holding Maria. Umbilical cord hasn’t been cut yet.


Andrew riding a bike

Andrew learned how to ride a bike last week. He’s the first one of our kids to figure it out and boy is he proud!