mr. + mrs. mmerschat

Since we are now a proud mama and papa of an amazing kid, this blog is pretty much photos of him (since that's pretty much what people want to see these days)
Morning demolition

Morning demolition

Meeting new friends at Wednesday burger night! (at sub*urban trading co.)

Meeting new friends at Wednesday burger night! (at sub*urban trading co.)

Kind of obsessed with chocolate like someone else I know @soofkins

Kind of obsessed with chocolate like someone else I know @soofkins

Nothing like going fast and holding tight in your red rider wagon. Gotta love summertime!

Nothing like going fast and holding tight in your red rider wagon. Gotta love summertime!

Someone had an awesome time during water play at school… Even with a shoe missing in action :) (at FERC)

Someone had an awesome time during water play at school… Even with a shoe missing in action :) (at FERC)

Rare family photo (at Craggy Pinnacle)

Rare family photo (at Craggy Pinnacle)

Heath loves the mountains!
 (at Craggy Pinnacle)

Heath loves the mountains!
(at Craggy Pinnacle)

The Merschat Men in their natural habitat.  (at Craggy Gardens Pinnacle Trail)

The Merschat Men in their natural habitat. (at Craggy Gardens Pinnacle Trail)

Exploring the creek with Grandpap. Cold feet = big smiles (at Barnardsville, North Carolina)

Exploring the creek with Grandpap. Cold feet = big smiles (at Barnardsville, North Carolina)

First fast food meal en route to grandma and grandpap’s - I guess he’s excited with his fries and milk.  (at Wendy’s)

First fast food meal en route to grandma and grandpap’s - I guess he’s excited with his fries and milk. (at Wendy’s)

Having a great time exploring Chicago! (at Millennium Park)

Having a great time exploring Chicago! (at Millennium Park)

Wish I got a video… Heath’s making car noises while borrowing Maurice’s ride. Had so much fun with @kevinmgates @lbbgates

Wish I got a video… Heath’s making car noises while borrowing Maurice’s ride. Had so much fun with @kevinmgates @lbbgates

Heath and MJ hanging out after a fun afternoon at the Shedd Aquarium. We love hanging out with @lbbgates!

Heath and MJ hanging out after a fun afternoon at the Shedd Aquarium. We love hanging out with @lbbgates!

Meet Steve. He sat on the aisle seat. Heath’s BFF for 2 hours. This kid… Thank goodness for nice people 😊 (at Southwest Airlines at IAD)

Meet Steve. He sat on the aisle seat. Heath’s BFF for 2 hours. This kid… Thank goodness for nice people 😊 (at Southwest Airlines at IAD)

Proud that Heath’s first wedding was celebrating Sean & Bo’s love. Doesn’t hurt to have Muriel officiating!  (at Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel)

Proud that Heath’s first wedding was celebrating Sean & Bo’s love. Doesn’t hurt to have Muriel officiating! (at Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel)