My wife Jennifer and I are proud to announce the birth of our first child:
 
Kiera Elizabeth Parnell
 
Kiera joined us on Saturday, August 7, 2004 at 6:27PM at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkland, WA.
 
Kiera Facts
8lbs 14oz at birth
21.5 inches long
13in diameter head
4 1/2 hour delivery
perfect hearing
blue eyes
dark hair, blonde lashes
1st granchild on both sides
first music: Tristan and Isolde
first movie: Spies Like Us
first book (partial): Smart Mobs
has met all of her grandparents, aunts, and uncles :-)
 
Kiera is resting at home with her mother, modestly avoiding cameras, and storing up nutrients up for a long and healthy life.