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In the cookies of life, brothers are the chocolate chips!

In the cookies of life, brothers are the chocolate chips!

Nicholas Craig

Nicholas Craig

Noah Anthony

Noah Anthony
"Celebrate we will, because life is short but sweet for certain"...Dave Matthews

Sunday, April 24, 2011

HAPPY EASTER!

I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter! I truly enjoyed the time I got to spend with the boys while they had off for Spring break. We were very busy doing all kinds of fun things, and I made sure we didn't go into one clothing or food store the entire week to avoid any complaining! ;)


We had a beautiful Easter filled with fun, laughter and best of all, FAMILY!


Noah dying his Easter eggs


Nick decided to draw on his this year



The finished product


We went to my Mom's for dinner on Easter Saturday. She hid eggs for all the kids to find.


Look what I found!

Cousins Noah, Nick and Nora


Next it was time for the annual "Egg Conking Contest"! Rich explains the rules.


I held onto the top spot until Rich dethroned me. Here he takes on Pop Pop.


Then he took on Nick, who beat him out to become this years victor. This picture cracks me up because of Craig's pose in the background!




Blowing bubbles in the backyard. It was such a nice day!




Whee!


After dinner Mom and I went to the St. David's Easter vigil to hear Rich as cantor. It was a beautiful service.



Look what the Easter bunny brought us!


Noah checking out his basket


Nick opening the eggs the Easter bunny hid




Nick helped me ice the cupcakes for dessert...he comes from a long line of pipers!




Nest cupcake

Peep cupcake



We spent Easter Sunday down the shore with Craig's side of the family.


One more egg hunt...



We are so blessed to have such wonderful families!

Saturday, April 16, 2011

NOAH'S FIRST T-BALL GAME

Today was Noah's first ever T-Ball game. It was only about 45 degrees, windy and overcast and everyone was freezing. Most of the kids thought the game was over after the first inning and we heard alot of "I'm cold"s and "I wanna go home"s, but they stuck it out and did a great job!

My turn!


First time up at bat



Running to 3rd



Home free



In his "ready position"



Good game...



Go Team DeLuca!

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

NICK'S FIRST GAME

Monday night was Nick's first baseball game and he did great! He went 3 for 3 and scored 3 runs. They won the game 12-10. Go Team TechSearch!


First up at bat


Heading to 2nd...


In his "ready" position



Last minute coaching from Dad



SAFE!

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Play Ball!

Today was opening day for Old Bridge Little League. Both boys are #4, Noah playing for Team DeLuca Chiropractic and Nick for Team TechSearch (Daddy's the sponsor and the coach!). After the parade on the field it was time for the kids' favorite part of the day...the free hot dog! We're all ready to start the season- Nick's first game is tomorrow night at 6 PM and Noah's is on Saturday at 10:30 AM.





Thank you to our faithful spectators Mamas, Grandma, Grandpa, Grammy and Gramps for coming today. And a special thanks to Grandpa Smak for doing our field duty!


Noah's first opening day!

Team DeLuca Chiropractic



Nick and Coach Daddy, Team TechSearch



Nick, Noah and Coach Daddy



The ears must be genetic...

Monday, March 28, 2011

NOAH'S 1ST T-BALL PRACTICE

This year the OBLL decided to allow 4 year olds to play T-Ball so we were very excited to sign Noah up! On Sunday he had his first practice with his team DeLuca Chiropractic. He did such a great job catching and batting and he had alot of fun running around the bases (and getting dizzy running around his bat- pic 5). Opening day is only a few weeks away!


video


First time at bat!