He’s Finally Here

It’s been quite a while since my last post.  Life has been a little crazy and, quite frankly, I have not used my free time in the most productive way possible.   I’m going to try and do better though. Now — about four weeks ago it finally happened.  My little boy was born.  He was a solid 7lbs 9oz with a nice head of hair.  It was clear from the start that he was my baby, since we look near identical.  The whole process was pretty slow, as labor started mildly on Saturday afternoon and continued into Sunday morning.  At that point, contractions were bad enough that my wife said it was time to go in. We were admitted around 9am, and from that point it was just a waiting game.  After some water breakage, painful contractions, an epidural, and an hour of pushing he popped out at 11:19pm.  My Continue Reading →