Summer in the Midwest – Part 2

August 6th, 2008

After a great 4th of July birthday party for Philsie at my mom’s house, we left for the other side of the lake. It’s always a treat for us to visit Michigan, not only to see family, but because Renee’s folks are still taking care of our dog, Jack, until we actually live in a place that allows pets. Jonathan loves to talk about Jack, so he is always super excited to see him (whether or not the feeling is mutual is still up in the air.)

100_0574 Continue Reading »

Just Pictures…

May 15th, 2008

We’ve been swamped with end of the year work stuff, family visiting and the bigger family. Papa Phil just got into town today and he and I are going to see the Eagles (!!!!) in Atlanta on Saturday. New pictures here and here.

Introducing Gabriel Drew…

April 18th, 2008


At 9:30 am today, April 18th, Gabriel Drew Litscher was welcomed into the world at 7 lbs, 12 oz & 20 inches long. After months of waiting and praying, Baby Brother was finally introduced to his family. He’s got a good bit of red hair and the general consensus is that he closely resembles Papa Phil. Renee had an appointment for an induction at 5:00am this morning, so we got up dark and early and made our way down the mountain to the hospital. By 6:00 she was started on pitocin, by 7:00 she had her water broken, by 8:00 she had an epidural, by 9:00 she was pushing, and after a couple big pushes Gabe made his appearance. Continue Reading »

Ultrasound Video

November 22nd, 2007

Ok, so here’s the ultrasound video…hope you enjoy it. Also, wanted to let you know that some pictures of our trip to Savannah a few weekends back are located here and a few more are below the video…Happy Thanksgiving-Go Pack Go! Continue Reading »