first - we got family pictures taken! if you're on my facebook you've already seen a plethora, and tomorrow i'm posting jack's 7 month update with a couple more, but here's a favorite!
second - one of my high school friends, ethan, got home from his mission last night! i talked to him for 45 minutes on the phone today, and it was wonderful. which leads me to
third - jack and i are going on our first roadtrip to soab since he stopped liking the car seat. i'm nervous. but i have a collection of toys he's never played with, and i bought a fisher price iphone case that i can set up and have him watch a movie on or something.