June 24, 2017

52 Weeks ~ 2017: Week 25

Week 25 - weekly update includes Father's Day, the first week of summer vacation, fun at Market Days and the boys first swim meet!

Sunday June 18

Annual Father's Day Cookout to celebrate all the Dad's!

The Boys!
My kids are so lucky they can call him their Dad!

Tuesday June 20

Our first day of summer  vacation wasn't very relaxing with piano lessons and dentist appointments, but our second day was perfect!

Hanging poolside!

Wednesday June 21st

I had a meeting in the morning so the boys had to tag along, I strongly encouraged them to do some summer reading while they waited for me!

Summer reading at True Brew

Thursday June 22

I had my friends kids for the day while she worked Market Days, it was another picture perfect summer day with swimming, riding scooters and of course sunbathing!

Friday June 23rd

Today was our opportunity to walk around and explore Market Days.  The boys enjoyed the chance to build something at the Home Depot station, getting Arnie's ice cream and funny balloon creations!

Building skateboards at the Home Depot table at Market Days
Balloon creations!

Saturday June 24th

They haven't even had a practice yet, but the boys first swim meet of the season was bright and early this morning.  They didn't let the rain stop them from having fun!


June 17, 2017

52 Weeks ~ 2017: Week 24

Week 24 - weekly update includes the AA championship game, 5th grade all school meeting, Majors Championship game, last day of school!

Sunday July 11th

Shaun and Evan's baseball team played in the championship game.  They lost, but were so excited to just even be playing in the game!

Shaun pitching in the championship game!
Evan's first trophy!

The 2017 AA Runner's Up Team!

Wednesday June 14th 

The 5th grade hosted the All School Meeting, they shared stories about their time at BGS and showed a slide show of all the fun events they did throughout the year.  I may have shed some tears.  Cannot believe these kids are off to middle school in the Fall.

David with his friends!

Thursday June 15th 

David's first year in the majors was such a great experience.  His team was first place in the regular season and then they went on to beat Hopkinton 9 to 2 to win the championship.  

David with his Coach!

Friday June 16th 

School's out for summer!

Saturday June 17th

Summer haircuts!

Ready for summer!

June 10, 2017

52 Weeks ~ 2017: Week 23

Week 23 - weekly update includes the Covered Bridges Half Marathon, Purple Finches Spring concert, the last weeks of school, baseball playoffs and a birthday!

Sunday June 4th

Charlie ran in the CBHM today and did awesome, his official time was 1:21:52!  He was top in his age group and 16th overall!  So proud!

The boys waiting to get high fives from Dad as he crosses the finish line!
Almost to the finish line!
Obligatory post race picture with his medal!
First Place for Men 35-39

Monday June 5th

The boys had their Purple Finches spring concert tonight!  They sounded great and Evan had his first solo!

Post concert ice cream treat at Orange Leaf

Tuesday June 6th

I stopped into the school to talk to the music teacher about some instruments and walked into Evan's class practicing for a performance they were doing at Havenwood (the local retirement community center).  

Swing your partner, round and round!

Thursday June 8th

Sometimes they like each other!

Friday June 9th

I went with Shaun on his 3rd Grade City of Concord field trip!  We visited the Concord Group to see the Abbot-Downing carriage, Pierce Manse and the State House.

Shaun in front of Pierce Manse

The Abbot-Downing carriage
The boys played in the semi-final game to go to the championship.  Evan got a bunt hit single in this game.  They won 2 to 1 and will be playing in the finals on Sunday!

On first base!

Saturday June 10th

This guy turned NINE today!  It was a very busy day with our baseball league family fun day but we managed to squeeze in some ice cream cake and presents!

June 3, 2017

52 Weeks ~ 2017: Week 22

Week 22 - weekly update includes the annual Memorial Day Cookout in MA, a trip to the ER, some fun school projects & events, a trip to the theater and more baseball!

Sunday May 28th

The traditional line 'em up picture!
Oldest to Youngest!

Monday May 29th

Still whining about his sore wrist, we decided to be safe than sorry and had it checked out.  It was just a bad sprain.  

Wednesday May 31st 

Evan's teacher does a until on camping at the end of the year and they turn the whole classroom into a campsite for a week!

Classroom camp out!

How Teddy Survives! - Ecosystem project

I don't think he'll complain about the heath bar again!!

Happy Birthday!
Thursday June 1st

Spring Fling at Evan's school!  He was helping the staff run the obstacle course.

Friday June 2nd

The annual BGS Walk-A-Thon!  The entire school meets outside in the morning and sends off the first two classes with cheering and music from the school band!

School Band starting off the Walk-A-Thon!

Kona Ice treat after the walk!

Mamma Mia at the Boston Opera House with my Mom!

Saturday June 3rd

Baseball before we head to VT for Charlie's race!
Evan gets some instructions from Coach!
Shaun gets himself another hit!
David continues to make contact, although this one was caught in the field.