I've never

What have I never done?

  • been skydiving
  • been to a foreign country
  • touched an electric fence
  • Gone cow tipping
  • fixed a sprinkler, Bryan does that.
  • Visited the east coast of the US
  • gone hunting- nor do I ever want to
  • Finished reading Huck Finn by Mark Twain
  • gone sailing
  • failed ...
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The trip part II

The continuing saga of our vacation from kids and responsibilities.

Monday:

The main event today was biking from Blyn to Sequim (it’s not obvious from the spelling, but those two almost rhyme).

Lazy morning

Found a grocery store in Port Ludlow proper, bought marshmallows, chocolate, and firewood in order ...

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Unwanted Diet Soda

We went to the carnival at Isaac’s school last Saturday evening. Isaac did well at the pop-bottle ring toss and won two cans of root beer. Excited with his win, he patiently waited in line again and this time he won a 2-liter bottle of Diet Dr. Thunder (bargain ...

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Greasy Reece

Sigh… Saturday was long. Bryan went to help a gentleman from our ward, Brother Garstin, move out of his 3000+ sq ft home and was gone all day. I made the boys do some work around the house and out in the yard before they could go play with friends ...

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Fun times this week.

This was my LAST WEEK TO TEACH PRESCHOOL this year! Yes, there was much rejoicing at the end of the week. The kids declared it was ignore the teacher day on Thursday and spent the whole last 45 minutes blowing bubbles in the small inflatable pool we had up in ...

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Rough Commute

The two questions I get asked most often these days are, “How is the new job?” and, “How is the commute?” Well, I’ve had some amazing sunny days driving in the Gorge lately, so I decided to bring my camera along to document the “rough” commute. I kind of ...

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Oh woe is me

Yesterday was one of those awful sunny Sundays. I say awful because it was GLORIOUS and sunny and would have been a perfect day to go swimming in a river, or a pool in your driveway, or at the local pool, or go hiking, or ride bikes all day. I ...

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