Archive for the 'Vacation Tales' Category

Flashback Friday

Friday, April 19th, 2019

Easter is this weekend, and Facebook helpfully reminded me that five years ago, we were in Washington DC, visiting the Major and Q-Bee and the family, celebrating Easter with them. In fact, that Easter Sunday will be exactly five years apart from this Easter Sunday.  And the kids have definitely grown!

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 2

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Why oh why do teachers assign homework over spring break?  It has been like pulling teeth to get the boys to do any of their work. Thumper doesn’t have homework, of course, but Rerun has a math packet of worksheets that he has to complete, and Tad has a history project that is a combination […]

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 […]