Sister Sword of Desirable Mindfulness (fiberaddict) wrote,
Sister Sword of Desirable Mindfulness
fiberaddict

Take me out to the ballgame....

Yesterday we had a field trip to study Applied Physics. :snerk:




Yup - we went to a baseball game! Rangers vs. White Sox....and Rangers won, 2-1. Good game - and we had fantastic seats! We were right by the foul bar on Right Field - about 16' up. Only problem was - no shade. It was 87*...and bright. All of us got sunburned on our legs - but it was FUN.

I had asked for a ball. The Lord sent 6 - yes, *6* - my way, but I am a chicken. The last one came STRAIGHT at me - if I hadn't been so paranoid about injury, I could have held my hat up and caught it....a guy 2 rows back ended up with it. I just.....87 MPH + strong bat swing = something I am scared to try and catch. :lol: Mitch (Moreland) even tossed one up - but he kinda overshot us. :shrug:

We had fun, and the kids enjoyed themselves. It was Dollar-Hot-Dog day, which was good, but they made up profits from the drinks. *$3.50* for a bottle of water, *$7.95* for an order of fries (granted, it was large enough for all 4 of us to share), and $5.50 EACH for rinky-dink ice cream.

Still, fun day. :nods: I'd like to do it again, but it lower seats. We'll have to check the prices, though - decent seats aren't cheap. :sigh: This was thanks to SG's bonus.....we couldn't have afforded it otherwise.

Off to milk....
Tags: homeschool
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments