Adoption Day

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Monday October 25 was Sophie’s adoption day at the courthouse in San Francisco. It was an amazing day with family. JP and I are so proud to be the legal parents of two wonderful kids, and so thankful to our families for helping us and supporting us through every stage of our lives.  We were […]

Visit to the pumpkin patch

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

On Sunday afternoon we took to the kids to a pumpkin patch in San Francisco. It gave us a good chance to take some pictures  Evan got to run around and check out all the pumpkins. In the end, he found “the one”! There was hay maze at the pumpkin patch. Evan stood in front […]

“A gay Wedding” – The Drowsey Chaperone

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

On Saturday, Oct 25th, dear friends Katy and Margo got married. It was a very special day for many reasons. The vote on Prop 8 is just days away, ceremony was performed at Congresswomen Jackie Speirs’ house, and by Jackie herself, and the house was filled with so much love and respect for what was […]

Fall day in San Francisco

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

We spent this weekend in San Francisco.  We walked to the Duboce Park playground  where we took this picture of Sophie.  

“lay all your love on me”

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

I am a bit behind in posting updates, so I have to go back to last week. Evan and Sophie got a visit from their mom on Oct 22- 23. It also happened to be a couple of days where JP had to be in Dallas! So it was a busy couple of days, but […]

“A weekend in the Country”

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Another beautiful long weekend in Fair Play. David took Friday afternoon and Monday off which allowed us to spend some great family time together. The weather is just about perfect this time of year in the Sierra Foothills. This first picture is the view from our back yard. Leaves on alot of trees are just […]

Maren’s Birthday

Sunday, October 12th, 2008

Great day spent with Family and Friends. Also happened to be Fleet Week and the Blue Angels were in town. Turned out to be great timing because about 5 days ago – Evan became completely infatuated with Airplanes and birds. Arriving at Ghiradelli Square The theme was Kings and Queens! Even Sophie got to dress […]

Friday Night

Sunday, October 12th, 2008

Kathy and Brad came to dinner. We forgot  to take pictures, but we did find this one of Brad showing off some hardware from a Rolex fan get together. His daughter will be so proud!

and all I see is him and me forever….

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

another morning at home… We have to share this picture which we think is one of the cutest of Evan so far. Evan is beginning to get the whole “smile” thing when a camera is pointed at him, and Sophie is always happy to look at one of her daddies!

Something for Everyone…

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Evan and Sophie are interacting more and more. Mostly in a good way, but we see something new every day. Sophie is starting to really enjoy sitting up in her chair and watching Evan. Evan enjoys having Sophie around, but for some reason seems to be a little possesive about this little blue chair. Yesterday […]