A snow day for the entire city, except my kids are still doing school.
Yesterday was Summer at the Oratory at St. Francis de Sales Oratory in good ol’ St. Louis, Missouri!
I am posting a few pics, but I didn’t have any really great ones as 1) I wasn’t feeling great and 2) I was manning the duck pond for 1 of the 3 hours I was there. 🙂
Yesterday we played our first annual Home Run Derby. Not only did I not hit one home run, I didn’t even get up to bat. However, there were others who were able to hit home run after home run. The lesson I learned from this is that I need to get my kids into more sports so they can play them when they are older. I love when I learn things from Home Run Derbys.
Guess where I am!
Hint #1 – Neiman Marcus’ flagship store is here.
Hint #2 – Everyone, lately, in my circle, wants to send his child to college here.
The weekend I have had has been absolutely outstanding. Details will follow when I get back home!
Now THAT was baseball!
Yay Cardinals and congrats to our hometown, awesome, cool under pressure David Freese!
Game 7 tomorrow here in St. Louis. Be there or be square!
We’re in Game 6. Top of the 10th. 7-7.
I just bit my fingernails down to nubs.
this year. St. Anthony gave J and Abbe a little trouble, but I figure if we don’t have any
|Waiting anxiously for the Easter egg hunt to begin.
The tension was palpable.
|Oh! A scale!
Should we see how our Lenten fasts went?
|The sure face of victory.|
|I made the lamb cake.
For future reference, if you ever eat one of my lamb cakes beware
of the deadly toothpicks found in the ears.
I believe that is good beforehand knowledge.
|I see an egg!|
|It’s not a tumor!|
|The effort to find Easter eggs was quite lacking.|
|Well, she was trying, anyway.|
|The most appropriate response to Mickey’s that I have ever seen.|
|Mystery guest #1|
|This guy crashed the party.|
|The best cake any of my kids has ever received. Ever.|
|Mystery Guest #2|
|I’ll take that, thank you.|
|Mystery Guest #3|
|Happy Birthday! Can I have some castle cake?|