Author: tompayne

A Visit to Anita's

Back in December, the clan visited with Anita and Anthony in their new Yonkers townhouse. Anthony took some digital pictures and at Anita’s insistence, had them printed out in traditional paper form. After that, Anita and Anthony took off for Florida. Eventually, Anthony send the digital pictures to Tom...

Happy Baby!

Have you ever seen a happier baby? and so proud of his new skill..sitting up! And what’s better than a good night story with dad....

Happy (6 month) Birthday, William

It’s hard to believe that William is 6 months old already. Part of William’s birthday celebration was a well-visit to the pediatrician. He was a trouper during his vaccination. A little clingly later in the day, but always a trouper. Stats: 20lbs 15 oz. – 30in....

Christmas with Tristan and William

Santa was very generous at our house… Tristan called Grandma to say “Merry Christmas!” Mom and Dad soon realized that Tristan would be happy with just this one gift… William loved his new Exersaucer Mommy shows Tristan his new “Jack’c Big Music Show” video. Tristan enjoyed his new camera...

Let it snow

This is what the house looked like during the first snow of the 2007 season. This is back when we thought snow was cute. Now that we have lived through the second snow, the “honeymoon” phase has passed. Tom is very thankful for the early Christmas present his mother...

A Visit with Saint Nick

Santa Claus welcomed Tristan and William to the North Pole earlier this month. To celebrate this auspicious occasion, we have sent out a commemorative card to all of our friends and family....

Getting to Know you…Christmas Edition

Welcome to the “Christmas Edition” of getting to know your friends. Jennifer’s Answers: 1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping paper unless the item is too big… then a bow 2. Tree–Real or Artificial? real… fake trees sort of depress me.. I like the falling pine needles and the...

Bloto?

No, Tristan and William are not blitzed. This is just an example of what can happen with a poorly timed snapshot. Here is another shot…much cuter:...

Just being cute…

These days, all of the girls at the gym think William is just the cutest little guy ever. From these pictures, you can see why: Tristan, however, is going for a more sophisticated look…...

Bounce Training

Tristan shows William how to bounce…...