Games on the Sidelines

May 28, 2018 in Baseball, Friends, Sports - No Comments

I love baseball season. Running into friends and neighbors and basking in the golden hour light on warm spring days. Watching my boys slowly improve their swings and make some plays in the field. I also love what happens on the sidelines. Settling in on beach chairs and timing the…

The Braves

May 20, 2018 in Baseball, Crew, Sports - No Comments

Nash officially retired from baseball this year so I was really happy when Crew wanted to play Tball. I’m a sucker for Little League. There’s just something about those practices and games on warm spring nights that make it feel like the whole town is coming together. Crew played for…

Tiniest Baseball Fan

May 15, 2017 in Baseball, Finn, Sports - No Comments

The most willing baseball player during Nash’s season was easily his littlest brother. Finn got lots of practice hitting balls during Nash’s games. He was so energetic and persistent about getting some hits in that his batting practice deserved its own post.

Little League Love

May 14, 2017 in Baseball, Nash, Sports - 2 Comments

Tomorrow is opening day for Little League and as I sat outside watching Crew’s t-ball practice last night, I was reminded how much I love baseball season. There’s just something about being a part of Little League in a small town. We run into friends and neighbors on the fields….

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

May 19, 2016 in Baseball, Nash, Sports - 2 Comments

Some of Nash’s friends from kindergarten formed a baseball team with one of the dads as the coach. Nash was over the moon at the first team meeting to already know so many players. Those boys had no trouble bonding. Nash was a little slow to warm up to baseball….


The boys played Tball throughout the month of July. Tball is hilarious. It never gets old to watch the little players run around with no clue as to why, or go after the ball they just hit, or sit in the outfield and pick dandelions when they are supposed to…