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Tad’s Family Backyard Birthday

Monday, August 17th, 2020

While we were missing some faces, we did manage to throw Tad a pretty respectable backyard BBQ birthday party this weekend! The cousins always enjoy getting together and eating their weight in potato chips.  And I bought strawberry lemonade, which made Tad happy.



Tad’s Outdoor Movie Party

Thursday, August 13th, 2020

An outdoor movie night for a birthday party? In this day and age, Tad was thrilled! We kept the guest list small – so just Danny, Lane, and George came over – and had pizza in the backyard, while watching “Return of the Jedi” (Tad’s choice) on the big screen. And we all stayed outside, […]



Birthday Party (FINALLY) For The Little Boys

Monday, June 29th, 2020

Three months later, we were finally able to have a small family birthday party for Rerun and Thumper.  Of course, I had planned on having everyone outside, and then it ends up being the chilliest day in June. And yes, these two need haircuts badly, and they will this week, but parties wait for no […]



Batting Lesson With Auntie

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Thumper’s birthday on Saturday was certainly nothing like I had planned for or imagined.  Not that he really truly noticed that it was his birthday and that something special should have been happening for him.  Poor kid.  How do you celebrate a birthday when you’re supposed to be “socially distancing” during a pandemic? Solution: order […]