2016 Jacobson Family Newsletter



  • Kristen and Alex got married.
  • Kelly and Jason celebrated 1 year of marriage.
  • Joy and I celebrated 31 years of marriage.
  • Ella, star of Ella Purrs, has a Facebook Page where she posts funny cartoons each week.
  • And Doniking lives on via his Facebook page and on our holiday cards.


Kristen and Alex


Click to see the special Wedding Dance from Kristen and Alex’s wedding.kjak_1310

December 4th they went to Punta Cana for their honeymoon.  They live in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania.



Kelly and Jason


In 2016, Kelly and Jason celebrated their one year anniversary! Jason is still working at Accep1010090nture, and Kelly was hired as a Full Time Professor at The Art Institute of Washington and as a creative writing instructor for the University of Maryland arts center. Jason is back on a soccer team for the fall; Kelly has published several books this year, one of which she got to launch at Barnes & Noble!

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Jon Snow and Daisy continue to snuggle and chew on phone books to their hearts’ content, and Stevie, the gecko, still enjoys leaping into the unknown, whether there’s a branch waiting or not.













DK continues to rest peacefully in North Wales and dreams about mountains of cat food. Tuna flavor is his favorite, however chicken, beef, and any other flavor are all close seconds.




Eric and Joy

July trip to Montreal and the International Jazz Festival


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To see Eric’s speech at Kristen’s wedding click here.







Joy is singing in her first opera at church.

She and the other members of the adult choir will be shepherds in the 40 minute children’s opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors” along with members of the Children’s Opera Box of Philadelphia on December 18th.



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