Archive for January, 2019

Flashback Friday

Friday, January 25th, 2019

Three years ago, we went to our first Mariners FanFest. We went again in 2017. However, they didn’t have FanFest last year because they were putting new grass on the field.  Then they announced that FanFest was being pushed back this year because the field needs new grass AGAIN after being run over at Christmastime.  […]

Tad Speaks – Poor Tuna

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

It will surprise no one to know that Thumper finds opera intriguing.  So far, his favorite piece has been “O Fortuna” – probably because it has such a great melody.  This is the same kid who loves “Duel of the Fates” from Star Wars: Episode I, after all. The older boys are not sold on […]


Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

In case you were curious, yes, it was a BIG DEAL when Edgar Martinez finally made it into the Hall of Fame.  At least in our house. According to Tad, when the news broke, I screamed so loudly that I gave him a “heart attack.”  He also told me, “Mom, you’re too excited.” No such […]

Rerun’s Buddies

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

”Mom, take a picture of my plush toys and share it with everyone.” Okay, then.