Archive for the 'Party Time' Category

A Family Fifteenth!

Monday, December 31st, 2018

Ane’s family party was this weekend, and she got properly celebrated! She got several very nice gifts, while her brothers continued to eat their weight in pizza bagels (with an assist from Auntie) and the other party attendees alternated their attention between her and the Orange Bowl. Her dessert of choice was chocolate cheesecake this […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, December 28th, 2018

Can you believe it?  It’s the last Friday of 2018! We still have a birthday party to throw for Ane, and I had better count the candles available in my drawer.  We’re going to need a few. Here are some birthday pictures from years past…

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 […]