In the comments, Beloved Parrot had asked for a Brian update (thanks for asking!) He's still doing really well. I haven't been writing about him much here since he's gotten into a routine, so not much new to report. He's so adorable, however, I may have to post pictures of him even if the accompanying text isn't too exciting.
Every morning, he wanders around the kitchen table, visiting Thomas and me as we attempt to read the paper. He knows just where to stand to get our attention: