Archive for the 'Party Time' Category

40 and Baseball

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Well, the baseball season is officially over for our Mariners, but it was really fun this weekend!  On Friday, my actual birthday, the Mariners had their “Fan Appreciation Night” and put on their last fireworks show of the season. I told the kids they were doing the fireworks just because it was my 40th birthday. […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, September 28th, 2018

This is me, at my first birthday.  (It’s a photo of a photo, so this was the best I could get.) The story goes that I snuffed out the candle with the xylophone stick in my hand – and it was caught on film. Well, here I am again…. same time of year, 39 years […]

Tad’s 13th Family Party

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

The birthday boy was very ready to be celebrated. And boy, did he rake in some great presents!  Like a Bat-Signal for his room (when he gets his own new room)… … and this very cool shark tooth dig kit. He also scored some great new T-shirts. And no birthday would be complete without a […]

Thumper and Auntie

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Thumper is a cuddler.  He always has been.  He’s just getting taller now.  Fortunately, he’s still a skinny guy, so he’s easy to lift. Auntie was cuddling him at the party. One of Thumper’s new “things” is to hold his arm or his hand over part of his field of vision and then stare hard.  […]