Archive for the 'Life in the Pacific Northwest' Category

Flashback Friday

Friday, January 17th, 2020

We really need to replace our back deck.  It’s been in need of repair for a while, and now we’re just at the point where the whole thing needs replacing. But when we do, I might ask that we keep the railing the same height, just so I can keep measuring the kids in the […]

Snow Creations

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The kids went back to school today!!! *Mom does happy dance* But while they were home, they did make the most of the snow.  The snow gear enabled them to be out there every single day, enjoying it (and Rerun insisted on wearing his boots to school, which was fine by me), and Ane and […]

Happy Birthday, Auntie!

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

We have had three days of no school now.  And it’s been snowing again today.  But the temperatures are warming up (even though we’re already on a two-hour delay for school), so we made it out to the main roads, and went to dinner for Auntie’s birthday!!! The kids SO needed to get out of […]

Snow Fun In Proper Gear

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

After last year’s snowmaggedon experience, the Webmaster and I made the effort to actually make sure that we had snow gear that fit each kid this time.  And then we stored it all in one place, in the shed, because we are SMART. So when I brought out the giant duffel bag of snow clothes, […]