Week #29 – Beach Well it’s a lake actually but they call it a beach park so it works.Read more "Beach"
Found this old post I never finished, from the beginning of May. I got the spoke protector and the free wheel put on my Fuji but I still need a rear derailleur. We are both back on the road though. Aaron got his bike from the shop yesterday and I’m riding a old mountain bike that […]Read more "Shiny, New Parts."
After spending the first three weeks of the summer dealing with the flu going through our house we finally got to go on a hike together. Well, the non-teenagers anyway. And only one of them was actually willing, the other had to be forced out of the house. (See previous post, he’s about to turn 13.) Our plan […]Read more "Powerline Trail Hike Part 1."
But not for long. Grayson will be 13 in less than a month. And this was as close as he would get to playing in the sand piles. He was just too cool for the little kids. But not Hattie. She found a friend from school and the two of them played tag with a […]Read more "The Two Non-Teenagers"
Smoke drifting down from the Vancouver area wildfires creating a haze in front of the sun. Then I came across these guys on my walk. There are times when my manual focus, 50mm lens is very frustrating but then there are times when I absolutely love what I get out of it. This one did […]Read more "Haze , Bees , Lavender"
I woke up on June 30th to find an announcement on Facebook that The Ninety was going to host a viewing party for the US Women’s Soccer match against Germany in the Semi-finals of the World Cup. It was free, all ages were welcome, and two Seattle Reign players were going to be there to sign autographs. […]Read more "Another Day Out with My Girl."
Early in June I took some time off from school work to spend an evening with Hattie. We enjoyed some gorgeous early summer weather at Kirkland’s downtown Marina Park. After the park we treated ourselves to some chocolate cheesecake while we waited for the bus back home.Read more "Summer is so close."