Archive for February, 2011

This week Asa’s grandparents visited from North Carolina. He’s their first grandchild, so they were VERY excited to meet him! We haven’t quite settled on names, but right now we are going with “Grandy” and “Mambi”, that should be fun :). Mambi and Grandy helped us so much, holding him while we ate at the […]



Is it just me, or does he have massive hands? Maybe he’ll be a basketball player…

Sleep running


A funny picture from last week, when he was asleep in a running pose.

Photo Gallery


In addition to the photos that I’ll be posting on this blog itself, you can find more photos of Asa by clicking on the “Photo Gallery” link at the top of each page, or going directly to Here’s a peek at what’s in the gallery:



Asa Orion Bai-Shi Chen 陈百石 He was born at home on Feb 1st, 2011. He weighed 7 pounds and 1 ounce, and was 19 1/2 inches long. He has many names, so I think some explanations are in order: Asa (pronounced “Ace-uh”) was one of Olivia’s early favorites for a boy name. According to the Baby Name […]