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A Little Shark Time

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Over the weekend, the Webmaster and I decided to take the boys to the zoo and aquarium.  Ane was out with a friend, so it was just the boys.  The older two had been asking for the aquarium – Tad, especially.  He wanted some shark therapy time. So, we went!  The first new thing we […]



Blustery Days

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

The forecast for the next week is just a wall of solid rain.  Yesterday, we got a high wind warning to go along with it. Fortunately, we didn’t lose power (though many others did), and the kids made it to and from their schools safely.  We did have a tree down just outside of our […]



A Little Snow Dust

Monday, November 6th, 2017

What is that white stuff falling from the sky? The kids were pretty pumped that it was just falling from the sky, even though it wasn’t sticking.  And when Thumper got home from school, he just wanted to wander around outside. He was pretty thrilled with the entire experience! And it did start sticking a […]



Important Vocabulary Words

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

We attended our last Mariners games of the season last weekend – the team is ending the season on a road trip – and we got to go to both Friday and Saturday’s games. I have lots of pictures to share, but I’ll start with this one. Thumper worked very hard on learning two vocabulary […]