Monthly Archives: November 2011

Ellie Hearts Abigail

Time for a momentary aside from the photos of Gabe. Los Funtime came for a visit the other day and Ellie got to hang out with the new big sister. It was love at first epic squeal. Here’s the video: … Continue reading

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For Comparison Only

Since Gabe has been born I’ve experienced a profound and unexpected sense of completeness. There’s something about a family of four that just feels right. There’s something about having a daughter and a son that rounds out my life. I … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy

First of all, let me introduce Gabe. Gabriel Victor Gorman, born November 25, 2011. Around 9:30 on Friday morning, it became clear that Jessica’s water had broken, but her contractions hadn’t started yet. We told the midwives to start heading … Continue reading

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The Quotable Abigail, Part XXIII

On what she wants to write on her Thanksgiving stickers in the space for what she’s thankful for: “These stickers.” On things to say at 4 am, just as Dad is convinced you’ve fallen back to sleep: “Daddy, do you … Continue reading

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Abstraction

This item on boingboing brought me joy. I thought I’d share it with you. http://boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/bestabstract.jpg Warning: This is humor of a highly nerdy character.    

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Needem

I drove Abigail to pre-school this morning, while we listened to Florence + The Machine’s “Remain Nameless.” Toward the end of the song, Abigail asked me, “What kind of phone is a Needem?” I had no response to this. Through … Continue reading

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The Potentially Embarrassing Old Photo of the Week II

It turns out I AM doing this weekly. At least once, anyway. This edition of the Embarrassing Old Photo of the Week features a Rackers. And you can clearly tell that this photo is old. There’s a give away. Can … Continue reading

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