Quarterly Newsletters

Chip’s quarterly personal newsletters.

Fourth Quarter 2018

It was a very busy summer for us!  We went down to Virginia for Melani’s sister’s wedding.  It was at the Wintergreen resort and was a very nice outdoor ceremony – one in which the kids got to participate!  Congratulations…

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Third Quarter 2018

It is hard to believe another school year is in the history books!  Gracie will be heading into 4th grade in the Fall, Dominick 3rd and Annie 2nd grade.  It is amazing to see them growing up so fast.  And…

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Second Quarter 2018

Early February we made a trip up to the Carousel Mall (now called Destiny USA?) and went to WonderWorks to do something special for Gracie’s birthday.  We had a great time!  I was so impressed that the three older kids…

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First Quarter 2018

Late November we took a short trip down to the Poconos and stayed one night @ Kalahari.  It’s a resort with a waterpark – and is really close to Great Wolf Lodge (which is another one that we have stayed…

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Fourth Quarter 2017

We have another walker!  Sophie is officially a walker now!  She is proving to be a very practical little girl.  She likes to carry around her “Baa Ba” (Stuffed Lamb) – but also likes to keep her hands free (so…

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Third Quarter 2017

Exciting times in our household!  Gracie received her First Communion in May and did a great job greeting the entire church before Mass.  She also participated in the Liturgy of the Word by reading some of the prayers of the…

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