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November Zoo Day!

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

The weather was mild and partly sunny, and the kids had a day off of school (thanks to Veterans Day falling on a Sunday, which meant it was observed on Monday).  What do we do?  Go to the zoo! Us and about half the preschool population of Seattle, I’d say. Ever since a class field […]



Labor Day Weekend Means PAX

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

It’s that time of year again… when the Webmaster and Ane indulge their inner gamer geekiness and go to PAX West for a couple of days. Ane is thankful that the pool is closed for Labor Day, so she could stay out late on Sunday. But her coach did schedule a “dry land” practice at […]



Surprise!!!!

Monday, August 20th, 2018

This happened. Ane received the shock of her summer on Friday morning when, while she was still in bed, I told her that she had company… and Lisa walked in. Her yelp of “HOLY CRAP!” was so loud that Tad came running. Later that day, she said to me, “If I had seen your blog, […]



Baseball With The Canadians

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

The Webmaster and I decided to take Ane and family friend CB to a Mariners game this last Saturday!  Grandma and Gichan and Auntie graciously watched the boys for us so we could have a more relaxed game. Unfortunately, it was one of the most stressful games I’ve gone to in a long time – […]