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We arrived at exactly the wrong time. Dressed in t-shirts and sweats, Erik carried the faded grocery store flowers, I

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one by one

It was a last-minute call, a scramble to change plans, and an early morning flight to San Francisco.  On Monday night, we received a call

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more than enough

If there’s any trait defining our family, it’s our love for home. We love nights in, projects in the yard, game nights around the table,

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meeting Fritzie

Let’s go back to summer, a hot August afternoon, with the scent of honeysuckle in the garden, the splash of the swimming pool from next

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Halloween!

Oh yes, Halloween was ALL about the baby. We’ve been dreaming, brainstorming, planning, practically since last Halloween about dressing up in family costumes revolving around

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Erik & Michelle (dad & mom), Ben & Sammie, Stefan & Heather, Hans, Xander, Gabe and Mary.

We’re passionate about books, hiking, Jesus, good cooking, photography, making each other laugh, art, science, math, languages (French, Italian, Russian, Malagasy, Mandarin, German, Spanish), videography, projects, holidays and birthdays, loud debates at the dinner table and creating a life we love.

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