Riley and Matthew participated in Glen Allen’s Babe Ruth 11/12 U Major’s baseball program this year. This was one of those years that they could both be on the same team so I took advantage of it (so I was… Read More ›
It’s official…I have a crush on this coach!
Today was the first game of Fall Baseball. Both Matthew and Riley were excited to be playing. Matthew was totally “on” during the practice. Yesterday someone had taken his helmet and we got a different one. So I handed it… Read More ›
After the week I had, I needed someone to restore my faith in the kindness of people…
The first week of school is over! All of the kids not only survived but seemed to enjoy it. The only problem is that I was assigned to the busiest in-patient service that I do. Three out of 5 days… Read More ›
District 3 – 8U Rookie League Champions!
Riley’s All Star local tournament was this weekend. Despite having lost all 4 of their scrimmage games, they boys took advantage of a good draw and two out of 3 games where the opponents were playing their 2nd game of the… Read More ›
The All Star
This All Star stuff is pretty intense! Not sure that Riley feels it, but boy -oh – boy am I anxious for him. He takes things to heart so much and he’s let me know that he is nervous and… Read More ›
We’re almost a biking family! – AGAIN!
One of the best things that the boys and I have been doing since they were 3 is going bike riding in my neighborhood. It started with their tricycles and going to the local park. When they were 4, I bought… Read More ›
When I went through this 2 years ago with the boys, I didn’t think I would make it…especially Matthew who really got frustrated at not being able to balance. The last few weeks we have been riding bikes a little… Read More ›
and the living is easy! Finally had a Friday night off. No cubscouts…no basketball…no plans. Got home and ate left over ziti and meatballs and I made a chocolate cake for the kids for dessert. Things got a little worse… Read More ›
Basketball and a Saturday afternoon
The two boys are on a Kindergarten basketball league thru our local YMCA. It is one of the funniest things. First of all, they have 14 teams of 10 boys and girls. Mostly boys (our team has one girl) –… Read More ›