Rumor has it (vector: Phred) that Kati (a.k.a. Blendall) gave birth to a baby girl on May 23. Name: Mary Josephine. Kati is a two-time Philmont veteran, having trekked with Explorer Post 697 (the predecessor of Venture Crew 699) in '97 and '98. Congratulations to Kati and to new daddy Preston.