So much to say

oh hi. it's been awhile and lots has happened:

-bought house
-got wife pregnant
-deployed to Iraq
-taken rocket fire
-gained 25 lbs
-saw baby Amelia born
-turned 26
-had terrible Turkey Day in Iraq

There's much, much more. But I'm tired and it's late. I love you all. I miss you all. This place is for the birds.