This prior week we have had a rolling birthday celebration of Jennifer's 51st birthday. Over the weekend we amassed with slightly about a of her associates for dinner, and as nicely went to a Christopher Cross live potency on the Birchmere. His first album became the soundtrack to our courtship in the early eighty's, so it became a appealing time out down reminiscence lane.
I assume spring has circuitously arrived in the DC enviornment, in anyway it quite often I might not be sure, because it became snowing two days ago. Yesterday I became walking across the garden, taking inventory of matters that had to be addressed. I fixed two leaking gutters corners, noted slightly about a plant life that failed to make it in the center of the winter, and turned on the water to the sprinkler gadget and pool, only to comprehend a split in a copper riser give pipe by the pool. I'm going to ought to dig round in my workshop for my solder, flux and blowtorch to patch it.
Last week Chelsea came upon that she had matched to a medical residency instrument program in Ogden, Utah — town in which Jennifer grew up, and the nearest city to Huntsville, in which I grew up. According to Chelsea, the local neatly being center in Ogden has really one of many most competitive family prepare residency packages in the u.s., and he or she's excited to be practising there. They'll circulation in early June. It's bittersweet news for Jennifer and me, because it capability that Chelsea, Josh, and granddaughter Rose soon shall be 2000 miles away. We've already made plans to visit them in late June and early July, and Jennifer and I have advised each one and each other that we'll be able to be developing a sort of trips to get our grandparent fix. Meanwhile, we despite the truth that get to wait to her all over the times regardless of whether Chelsea finishes her fine varieties, and we cherish spending time with her — even when she's crying because she's teething, or is overtired, or simply fussy. Enjoy each one and each moment, I inform them, and I'm walking the discuss.