Presenting…..the niece/nephew!

February 4, 2009

Lauren

Mark is here!  Lloyd was a trooper and cleaned up the guest room, so Mark isn’t in danger of crashing into any piles of garbage.  We’ve had a good evening visiting and comparing electronic gadgets, and best of all – talking about the new niece or nephew that’s on the way!

Looks like the baby from 2001, eh?

The picture is tiny because I ONCE AGAIN left my camera at school and had to use the camera on the iMac.  That’s proud papa in the green t-shirt, and me in the v-neck.   The little one is due in June and is currently about as big as a newborn kitten, according to the very scientific measurements done by the ultrasound elves.  Rachel, hot mama, is a WARRIOR, as are ALL mothers!  Rachel, if you’re reading this, know that you are my hero – truly, the wind beneath my wings. You raise me up.…… so I can climb on mountains…….You raise me..   Ow.  Who just hit me?

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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12 Responses to “Presenting…..the niece/nephew!”

  1. Deanne Said on:

    Congratulations on the new family member! Clearly, (s)he is destined for greatness. You can just tell these things.

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  2. Brad Said on:

    “Don’t have a kitten!” hehe…

    Who was it that used to say that all the time? Maybe it was one of my Uncle Dick and Aunt Gloria’s kids?

    Congrats on a new niecphew, Lauren! (Congrats to you, too, Mark!)

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  3. Beth Said on:

    WoooooHooooo!!! Congratulations!!!

    Rachel, I hope you’re not barfing. Or even feeling like you should be barfing. But if you are, know that labor and delivery are NOTHING if you have an awful pregnancy. Cake, I tell you.

    Mark, congratulations! And if Rachel is barfing or even feeling like she should be barfing, do anything for her that makes her happy. Anything.

    Trust me. I know these things.

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  4. Peggy Said on:

    Congratulations Mark & Rachel & Lauren & grandparents & aunts & uncles & cousins & friends!

    Geez little niece/nephew or niecphew or nephnie--boy do you have a wonderful crowd awaiting your arrival!!

    Reply

  5. Karla/Arron Said on:

    Yay Mark and Rachel!! Many congrtulations!

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