Hi Mom. Hi Dad. (Ladies first, chivalry is not completely dead.)

We are a blended family with 6 children (4 boys, 2 girls). Two are special needs, one is gifted, all are loved more than they can ever understand. The littles (at the time of writing) range in age from 10 to 25 years old, each 3-4 years apart. I’ll talk about them for sure. We live in a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

We are actual people.

Brian (Me). I love, above all else, my family. Second is learning. My kids teach me more than any college class. Speaking of, I have a few classes under my belt, but never finished any kind of degree. Our daughter’s stroke at 7 years old took precedence. I am a linear thinker – emphasis on thinker, and liner. Certainly a problem solver – it’s my thing. Some of my interests are mechanical devices, engineering, and philosophy. Gadgets, tools, physics, tech & coffee. There is much more.

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