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Spring Break, Part 3 – Baseball!

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

What is more fun than a baseball game over spring break?  Not much! Unfortunately, the Mariners were traveling and didn’t get back until Friday, so we really didn’t get to take advantage of spring break to go to a midweek game.  Oh well. It was our first game of the season, though, and we kicked […]



Spring Break, Part 1

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

This week is spring break.  Which means that I’m going to get exactly nothing done in an attempt to keep these four monkeys out of trouble. And since Tad has a burning desire for a “relaxing vacation,” it also means that I must keep them entertained.  The boys, anyway.  Ane has her own set of […]



Opening Day, Again!

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

The first home game of the season was played today, and we had hard choices to make.  Pizza or nachos for dinner?  Nachos won. Will we live through the ESPN commentators who are fangirling over the Red Sox?  Scoring 12 runs helps. Are we 3-0?  YES WE ARE. GO MARINERS!



Behold, Spring!

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

After losing February under a foot and a half of snow, I can’t describe the joy of getting to see this. Spring has come back! And with spring comes… BASEBALL.  Let it begin!!!!