Posts tagged baseball
ON SATURDAY WILLIAM GOT THE CHANCE TO PARTICIPATE IN A SWEET SERVICE OPPORTUNITY. I have to admit that I did not intend to find a service opportunity through William’s baseball team. When the coach mentioned the Challenger day at our parent meeting, I did not digest the full meaning. Last Saturday was the designated day for us to arrive at 8:30 am to help. That’s when I finally More >
INSPIRED BY “DEAR CHRISSY” TO TAKE A LOOK THROUGH MY MOST RECENT SNAPSHOTS AND LOOK AT WHAT THE PAST WEEK CONTAINED — AMAZING HOW QUICKLY THE CHAOS BECOMES A GOOD MEMORY. Family life is busy. I feel like that is the reply I give 99% of the time to those who ask. Invariably there are schedule conflicts each day and a list of items to be finished before the next school day which require some quiet More >
OUR WEEKEND CONSISTED OF CATCHING UP AND SLOWING DOWN. No big trips, no celebrations, just the basics. In the midst of ‘a lot of nothing’ came the ‘little somethings’ which I mark in my mind’s memory. There were baseball practices filled with perfecting a pitch to homeplate. Fall Ball has begun:
A new pet entered our life on Sunday afternoon while swimming in the neighborhood pool. This poor More >
SOME DAYS REQUIRE A SIMPLE MEAL. FAST AND SIMPLE. Saturdays are the days when this urgency is put to the test. I have to admit that the lure of fast food often seems like the only quick solution when we are headed out the door to make our various commitments. A few Saturdays ago we actually had an easy schedule and were able to enjoy the day together. We More >
I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT SEEING THE WEINERMOBILE WOULD SIGNAL THE BEGINNING OF ECLECTIC MEMORIES FOR MY GANG. A couple of Saturdays ago we were driving along and saw the Oscar Mayer ambassador in a drug store parking lot. My husband complied to my begging and pulled over to the odd sight.