Archive for the 'Group o’ Friends' Category

Party At The Pool!

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

Before we went back to school, we got to celebrate Danny’s 17th (!!!!! really!!!!) birthday at the pool! As you might guess, this party is always a hit with my kids. Tad got to chill in the hot tub, Rerun tried out the giant slide solo for the first time, and Thumper went down the […]

Sixteen Christmases Together

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Believe it or not, it really has been 16 years that we have been posing our kid (and later, kids) with Friend and Doc’s boys in front of a Christmas tree to celebrate together.  We’re now at the point where the kids just know this picture is going to happen, so there’s no arguing about […]

Love Is Disgusting

Monday, February 25th, 2019

This last Sunday, our dear friend Best Babysitter celebrated her wedding with a small reception at a local restaurant. This included a reciting of vows, which I didn’t know was scheduled (and then spent the time trying to keep the volume on Thumper’s iPad turned down).  The older boys, though… As Tad said: “Ewww, they’re […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Super Bowl weekend?  Without the Seahawks playing, it’s just an excuse to get together with Friend and Doc and eat junk food. But oh, the glory days were glorious. The kids were smaller then, too. Maybe someday it will all happen again…