Seeing that I have announced this on my Facebook and Twitter pages, I guess I should so so here, too. By next fall, Catherine and I will have another young child to introduce to science and nature. Come August, Patrick will be a big brother, and I know -I know – that he will help instill a love of nature and curiosity into his or her little mind.
Following a doctor’s appointment this morning while Patrick was at school, we told him the news this evening. I think he was happy: