Sundays in my City — Relay for Life

Unknown Mami hosts Sundays in my City…play along, it’s fun!!
Unknown Mami

Of course we had this to do yesterday….and the boys played without half their team and suffered their first defeat…but they handled it with such grace and good sportsmanship, they made us all proud…

And after that my husband went and enjoyed a round of golf and a cigar with some friends…while I finished my book and worked out…and played around with my new Prime Lens…I’m so in love…

After the kids woke up from their nap, we headed over to Relay for Life which raises money for the American Cancer Society. Olivia and Gabe’s teachers are the captains of their school’s team so of course we had to go show our support. They, along with Mrs. C, are members of Olivia’s A-Team at school. We love them so.

And while we were there, I discovered Olivia’s hidden ability…she’s a track star.

I’m calling Special Olympics tomorrow to sign her up.

She’s so fast…and after years of wondering when and if she would walk, I’m still amazed every time she runs…especially in pink gladiator sandals.

That’s what’s going on here in Suburbia Ohio…what’s going on in your neck of the woods?

12 responses to “Sundays in my City — Relay for Life

  1. What a great day! I love the rely for life…used to run/walk it every year with sisters. You darling girl is a track star…..look at her go! Have a wonderful Sunday!

  2. What a beautiful day it was to be outside! Or it looks so from your pictures!

    I feel so excited for Olivia…Special Olympics! How neat!

  3. Fantastic photos and WOW I hope you post photos of Olivia in the special olympics:)

  4. The pictures of Olivia running made my heart soar.

  5. That is SO AWESOME about Ms. Olivia! I hope Adam’s absence from the game did not throw the team off 😉 As for special olympic idea! You should totally do it. The APE teacher Janice, is apart of it or may even run it. 🙂

  6. Ok. I needed to see this set of pics of Olivia running. Just made my day!

  7. You left out the part about how awesome your family is for letting us borrow your beautiful camper for the Relay! THANK YOU!!! YOU ARE FANTASTIC!!! Your support is so appreciated!

  8. These last few photos especially are so precious. This post made me happy. Thank you.

  9. I’m so excited for Olivia!!

  10. Go Olivia!!! I’m so proud of her!
    Love all the pics. You and Olivia look so much alike.

  11. That is great. Sounds like a great weekend in the midwest. Love the pictures

  12. What fun to watch your child do something miraculous – or what just a few years back seemed to be only a dream. 🙂

    Kristin – The Goat

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