Category Archives: Buckeyes

Ohio State Buckeyes fun!

November 2017 We had some fun cheering on the Buckeyes this November! Michael and I went to the November 18 game versus Illinois. We had pleasant weather to start the game, which turned into a torrential downpour at halftime! The … Continue reading

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Ohio State Game

10-7-17 Last weekend Michael took Samuel to his first official Ohio State football game (other than the Spring game). Samuel was soooo excited! They got to watch the band march in and perform Script Ohio, Samuel got an official “first … Continue reading

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Fall Fun

October & November 2016 Fall was a fun time for Leah and Samuel! We played in giant leaf piles, painted pumpkins, carved pumpkins, played at the park, cheered on the Buckeyes, and celebrated Thanksgiving! It was a fun-filled few months. … Continue reading

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As has been our tradition for several years now, the weekend before Thanksgiving we make Buckeye candies, in preparation for “Michigan Week” and the big football game of Ohio State vs. Michigan. Both Samuel and Leah loved making Buckeyes this … Continue reading

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Ohio State Football Spring Game

Last weekend we ventured up to Columbus for a fun time with Grammy and Gramps – including a trip to Ohio Stadium for the Ohio State Football Spring Game! Samuel was extremely excited to see Brutus the Buckeye, the OSU … Continue reading

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Buckeye Football Spring Game

This past Saturday we took Samuel and Leah to their first ever Buckeye Football Spring Game up in Columbus. We had a beautiful day – sunny and warm. After lunch with Grammy, we headed down to Ohio State’s campus. We … Continue reading

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We had a great Thanksgiving holiday this year – our first as a family of 4! We spent Thanksgiving Day with the Krugs/Iannittis in Cincinnati and then we spent the weekend with the Herrel crew up in Columbus. It was … Continue reading

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GO BUCKS! (Michigan Week)

The big Ohio State vs. Michigan game is this coming weekend, so in preparation for that we spent part of last weekend making delicious Buckeyes! It was Samuel’s second time to make Buckeyes (he did it last year, but doesn’t … Continue reading

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Samuel Sings

In the last month or so, Samuel has started “singing” some of his favorite songs (ABCs, Ring Around the Rosie, and two Ohio State songs: Buckeye Battle Cry and Across the Field). Usually this involves him whispering the lyrics and … Continue reading

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Buckeye Baby – GO BUCKS!

There is a big college football game this week between Ohio State and that school up North. Samuel is doing many things to get ready for the big game. Here’s what we’ve done so far. Samuel’s favorite songs this week … Continue reading

Posted in 1 year, 14 months, Buckeyes, Samuel | 2 Comments