The ongoing blog of the Tomchak family, in Wheaton IL USA

Tag: Birthday

Sydney Turns 6, but Andrew Steals The Show

Sydney Turns 6, but Andrew Steals The Show

By on May 17, 2016 in Text Post, Video Post with 0 Comments

I’m finding that doing these videos on a regular basis is getting more and more difficult. And that’s too bad because the process of making these videos is so satisfying. I feel like I’m smiling the entire time while making them. But time is always in short supply, and keeping priorities balanced is always a […]

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Little Lady Turns 6

Little Lady Turns 6

By on November 27, 2015 in Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

Our baby girl turns 6 today! My how the time flies. Seems like only yesterday that the best surprise of our lives arrived and I fell madly in love with her. This is her original birthday announcement from 2009. Welcome Baby Girl – We’ve Been Waiting for You

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Sydney Turns 5… 8 Weeks Ago

Sydney Turns 5… 8 Weeks Ago

By on February 20, 2015 in iPhone, Text Post, Video Post with 0 Comments

There are so many things I was better at before having kids. One of them was finishing what I started on-time. I started editing this video for Sydney the day after her birthday, back in late November (her Birthday was Thanksgiving Day this year). But OMG I thought I would never finish. First, I decided […]

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Tomchak Twins Turn SIX, Receive Gift Of Chicken Pox. Film At 11.

Tomchak Twins Turn SIX, Receive Gift Of Chicken Pox. Film At 11.

By on January 4, 2014 in Text Post, Video Post with 0 Comments

The morning of December 31st Andrew woke up with a slight fever and not seeming at his best. Shortly after we noticed what appeared to be a chick pox blister on his face, and then a few more on his body. By the next morning it was pretty clear he had a full outbreak of […]

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Sydney, and The Number 4

Sydney, and The Number 4

By on November 27, 2013 in Photo Post, Text Post, Video Post with 0 Comments

Today was baby girls 4th birthday and she was quite the little princess. This year she really was very excited about the day and was talking about it the weeks leading up to the day. We had a little gift for her in the morning when she woke up, and cake and another gift in […]

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Happy Birthday Baby Girl – You’re 3 Years Old!

Happy Birthday Baby Girl – You’re 3 Years Old!

By on November 27, 2012 in Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

Happy birthday baby girl. We love you very much and our lives are so blessed with you in it.  More photos on SmugMug. 

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Our Princess Turns Two

Our Princess Turns Two

By on November 28, 2011 in Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

I’m just so thankful everyday for having our loving daughter Sydney. She lights up my heart whenever she smiles at me. While she was a unexpected surprise, it’s impossible to imagine how life would be without her. She is truly a gift from god. This Sunday she turned 2 years old and it’s just hard […]

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Happy Birthday Brenda!

Happy Birthday Brenda!

By on August 1, 2011 in Text Post with 0 Comments

On this most awesome day of August 1st 2011, I would like to wish my beautiful wife and loving mother to 3 crazy kids a Happy Birthday. Enjoy that long quiet ride back from Michigan. It’s the most alone time you’ll have for years to come.

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A Happy Birthday Indeed

By on July 6, 2011 in Text Post, Travel, Video Post with 0 Comments

[ Javascript required to view QuickTime movie, please turn it on and refresh this page ] iPod version (8.2 MB) Even though I had to work what ended up being a very long day (9am until just after midnight), there were two things that really made my birthday a great day. First, all of the […]

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To My Daughter On Her First Birthday

To My Daughter On Her First Birthday

By on November 27, 2010 in Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

You are the most amazing little girl I know. While you are only one year old today, life without you seems impossible. I look forward to the next year with you and many more to come. Love, Dad [ Javascript required to view QuickTime movie, please turn it on and refresh this page ] iPod […]

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