Jarom declined to contribute to this portion of the blog, so he will remain an enigma wrapped in a mystery.
Mika likes reading, minimalism, watercolor, and hand-lettering. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in sociology and big plans to save the world. Now she pretends to be a paralegal.
Evan (7) wants to be a veterinarian. He loves origami and learning about animals. Evan is in second grade this year, and has finally started reading Calvin & Hobbes (hallelujah!).
June (6) loves horses; her best friends Inara, Ruby, and Sophia; playing Skylanders and Pikmin; and drawing vampires. She wants to be a rancher when she grows up. June’s favorite thing in the world is Ramona, no question.
Christian was diagnosed with bilateral renal agenesis (translation: both kidneys didn’t form) at 20 weeks gestation. He was born on April 24, 2013 and lived for an hour and a half. You can read about our experience here: Day 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 12 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 22 / 23 / 24 / 26 / 32 / 33 / 36 / 37 / ∞ / Mika’s view / Jarom’s view / ongoing / Month 6 / Year 1 / Year 1.5 / Year 2 / Year 3
Ramona (1) is a drop of golden sun. She is obsessed with dogs and likes to wave at people and say hi. Ramona is endlessly content with life. When Ramona grows up we expect her to continue being a drop of golden sun.