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May 9, 2009 by


This morning, at 7:29 AM, we celebrated the arrival of our new daughter, Lydia. It was a joyous and blessed time (well, at least after the birth. The time leading up to it was…ask any mother who has given birth without any painkillers. Heather was amazing!) Lydia is a beautiful baby girl. She is 8 […]

Oregon Laverty Family Updates

April 2, 2009 by


We’ve moved to Keizer. It’s been quite a process. Still plenty to unpack, but things are settling back to normal, which is nice. It feels good. Heather has another month or so to go, and then we’ll have a new little one. We’d be counting down the days, but we don’t really know which day […]

The Hill of Excitement

March 6, 2009 by


We’re selling our house! Yay! Well, things are looking that way, at least. It’s been a good house, but it’s gotten a little small. Now, with baby #3 coming in a couple months, we’re really looking forward to moving somewhere with a bit more space. Heather and I have been looking at houses, duplexes, and […]

Heather a Broad

September 15, 2008 by


Heather has made her escape and gone to Europe! She left yesterday morning, and is currently touring London with my good friend Dan Washburn and her good friend Katy Ross. Over the course of the next two weeks she’ll be visiting London, Paris, Versailles, Pisa, Rome, and Athens. I’m informed by Dan’s wife Isabel that […]

Happy Birthday to Me!

August 21, 2008 by


Yesterday was my birthday — the big two-nine. Heather came by work with balloons, chocolates, and our kids. I got to show off my family and my treats to the office. Alanna and Asher are always excited to see my little cubicle. They like to watch the screensavers on my computer. It reminds me of […]

Happy Birthday Canon!

August 6, 2008 by


We just want to put a big shout out to Canon — Happy Birthday! How about if you fill us in on the celebratory plans for the big day?

Blog Time Update

August 2, 2008 by


I just noticed that all of our posts were dated 7 hours off. I’ve fixed that and all future posts should be marked correctly.