Nana and Papa Hunt Visit

Nana and Papa hunt came to visit to after Ava's birth. Their week-long mission included: doting on Bea, helping Allison with Ava, weeding the yard, planing doors, and building a set of shelves for the kitchen.

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Ava Josephine Skidgel has Happy Thoughts

Ava Josephine Skidgel was born at 3:22 pm on December 27, 2006. She weighed in at 7 lbs 10 oz and was 19.5 inches. She and mom are doing great. Bea is happy to have a baby sister. While dad is joyed to have two beautiful daughters, he's now getting used to idea that he's outnumbered.

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Snowing in Our Living Room

Aunt Carolyn and Uncle Dave sent us a package for Christmas. After placing the gifts next to the fireplace, Bea had some fun running around in the "snow." I guess it's a good thing we had the furnace fixed recently.

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House Update 9.25.06

I'm still painting the picket fence: one more coat of paint for the long stretch of fence that runs along Shafter Avenue. We planted more this weekend and ordered olive and meyer lemon trees which we will plant next Saturday.

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NY Trip July 2006

Bea Behind Bars We took off Wednesday night for NYC. Since I’m in between Adobe and my new job at Radar Networks, we decided to shoot off to the Big Apple since I probably won’t have much time off until Skidgel baby #2 arrives in late December. We saw concerts in Central Park and in …

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Ultra Sound of Baby Skidgel #2

Ultra Sound of Skidgel Baby #2 We visited the East Bay Perinatal Center yesterday morning and had the 12-week ultrasound to peek at the new additon to our family. The baby looks fine and has a good heart beat (the third picture). Beatriz was very sweet during the ultrasound by pointing to the picture of …

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