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Merry Christmas 2018

merry_christmasWe want to wish all our friends a Merry Christmas, and we pray God’s richest blessings for a great 2019!

In case you are interested, here’s a copy of our Christmas letter for this year.  Check it out here.


Two Grand-Daughters in One Week!

Arya & Melody together for the first time.

What a whirlwind week it’s been as we welcomed our first two grand-kids into the world!

On Sunday, Nov 4th @ 9:14pm we welcomed Arya Grace Lahn into the family up in Barrie, ON (7lbs & 22″) and then 6 days later (Saturday, Nov 10th, 2018 @ 2:27pm) we welcomed Melody June Lahn into the family in Brantford, ON (7lbs 12 oz and 19.25”).  What a joy to see God’s handiwork in each of these perfect little bundles!

And it was quite the celebration when Arya made her first road-trip to go see her cousin, Melody, and we were able to let them meet for the first time in the hospital in Brantford on Nov 11th.

Coming up now on 9 days and 3 days respectively, both are doing amazingly well (Grandpa, on the other hand, is a wreck and having great problems concentrating at work)!

We have been SO blessed with these two grand-daughters, and can’t wait for our first grand-son to arrive in late-Feb / early March!

Again? You bet!! That makes THREE!

Okay, so by now you know that mid-May we were surprised with the announcement that the wives of our two oldest boys were expecting within a month of each other.  And you know they always say things always come in threes?  Well, they’re right again!  Daniel and Jess are expecting their first child (our third . . . → Read More: Again? You bet!! That makes THREE!

Baby Announcement Videos

So, some of you have asked if there were any videos taken of the reaction to the big news.  Well, I’m sad to say that there were no videos of Jordan and Rachel’s announcement 🙁 but there were two videos of Tim and Rachel’s 🙂

Here now, for your viewing pleasure, are the videos.

** . . . → Read More: Baby Announcement Videos

Crazy Weekend – The Start of TWO Somethings

By now this is old news (but still exciting), but I thought my post was too good to simply delete, so I’m publishing it here for history’s sake.

I *really* wanted to publish this on May 7th, however I wasn’t allowed to.  Read below to find out why!!  

What a weekend it was (May 5/6)!  Confusing, . . . → Read More: Crazy Weekend – The Start of TWO Somethings