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Photos from my niece Abby’s 4th birthday party

Two weeks ago, we drove down to my sister’s house for my niece Abby’s 4th birthday party. They put in a lot of effort to create this Team Umizoomi-themed birthday party, completed with obstacle course. I don’t know how people … Continue reading

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My nephew Ben’s baptism

This Sunday, we drove on down to South Jersey for the baptism of my nephew Benjamin. The service was at 11am at their church, and we were running late. Fear of being late to our own nephew’s big day, I … Continue reading

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A day at the beach in Ocean City, NJ

My sister made the suggestion that we should really get together and have a beach day before the end of the summer. Who was I to argue? Namita was unavailable, because she had vacation bible school starting the next day. … Continue reading

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Our new nephew Benjamin Joseph

He arrived a little earlier than expected, but my sister Julie and her husband Robbie welcomed our new nephew Ben to the world this month. My first nephew! We drove down on a beautiful Saturday morning to the hospital to … Continue reading

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Christmas Excellence 2013 with the Ipes & Josephs

As is the tradition of the Ipes and Josephs, we get together for Christmas Excellence, some term that my wife and Robbie and/or Julie agreed upon. It involves one of our two families to devise and host some sort of … Continue reading

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Abby’s 3rd birthday party

My niece recently celebrated her 3rd birthday party. My sister and her husband organized a very well thought out scavenger hunt as part of a Dora the Explorer birthday party theme. Josh and Lily had a lot of fun running … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday with the Josephs

After our Easter Sunday church service, we drove down to south Jersey to celebrate Easter Sunday with my sister Julie & BIL Robbie, plus folks from his side of the family. They had a nice lunch for everyone, an easter … Continue reading

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A weekend in Philly – Sunday

50% of our weekend was already over. How the weekend was flying by, but I didn’t want to think about it! We had a slightly lazy morning, but eventually got everyone dressed, suitcases packed, zoo (and parking) tickets purchased online, … Continue reading

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A weekend in Philly – Saturday

This weekend, we went to Philadelphia to see the sights. The plan was to spend the entire weekend in the Philadelphia area to visit the Franklin Institute on Saturday and the Philadelphia Zoo¬†on Sunday. We would also fit in a … Continue reading

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Joshua’s 7th birthday party – Part 1

Well, this is a first for us. Joshua’s birthday party has been postponed. This morning we were up early to get ready for the party in the afternoon. It is/was a Transformed-themed birthday party – Generation 1, none of that … Continue reading

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