The 'BARKING OWL' always has something to say, and like the feathered version, can be either WISE...............or ANNOYING!

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Count Them All JOY!

Count all the people
In this family.
How many smiles
Here do you see?
A family of four?
All smilingly live?
Look a bit closer.
And see that there's five!

One isn't born yet,
though soon to abide
With parents and siblings,
She's smiling...inside!


  1. Victoria RakowskiMarch 6, 2012 at 2:04 PM

    And now I'm smiling!! I love it love it love it. Thanks, Dad. :-)

  2. How wonderful! Congratulations!!

  3. Congratulations, Mike! Beautiful and happy family!

  4. How awesome! Congrats all! Babies make everyone smile. :)

  5. Thanks all! Yes, Victoria (and her secretly named daughter) is due any day now! On top of that excitement, her brother Noah will be a new Daddy, also of a little girl this summer!

  6. Excellent news Mike, enjoy the cuddles and coos.

  7. Very nice, Mike! Congratulations to all!


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