Panoramic picture of Nationals Park. Taken on August 25, 2017. Last night I had the opportunity to check another ballpark off my list, as I entered enemy territory and headed to Nationals Park. It was no accident that I planned a trip to Washington D.C. for this weekend. Nationals Park is ballpark I've wanted to… Continue reading Enemy Territory: Nationals Park
I recently saw this on a t-shirt and I was automatically inspired to write about my love of baseball. Baseball. America's past time. A sport so fine, it's played on a diamond. The game of baseball is truly one of the best. It's so unpredictable, so suspenseful and despite what some people say, it's… Continue reading The Love of the Game
I came across this quote today, randomly, and I don't think I've ever read truer words. "Sometimes it takes an overwhelming breakdown to have an undeniable breakthrough." I think back to the last few weeks and I'm honestly taken back about how true this is. Life is one crazy ride. No one knows what each… Continue reading What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger
Curtis Granderson hits a lead off home run off of Edison Volquez during the 2015 World Series. Curtis, Curtis, Curtis. In 2013, you came over to the orange and blue. I can only speak for myself, but I was excited. You were the only likable Yankee (sorry not sorry) and your offense was going to… Continue reading Thank You Curtis Granderson
If you don't already know, my name is Lauren. In February of this year, I watched my life begin to change. I had just started my first year of teaching 7th, 8th and 9th grade special education, that September. I was the new girl in the building and lets just say it didn't go as… Continue reading Hello, it’s me.