Joshua on September 5th, 2011

Sauk Mountain may be my favorite hike. It is short, with great views the entire way, and with only a little effort you get up above the tree line. I’ve hiked it more times than I can count. Sometimes alone, sometimes not. Last Friday we hiked it all together and it was great.  The weather […]

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Joshua on August 31st, 2011

The last time we hiked through the Snoqualmie Train Tunnel it didn’t go so well. Wesley was not quite 8 months old and he was pretty freaked out. Amber ended up going back with Wesley and I jogged the rest of the tunnel by myself.  This time went much, much better. The tunnel is 2.3 […]

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Joshua on March 23rd, 2011

On Tuesday I took the morning off and chaperoned Wesley’s class on their field trip on a Washington State Ferry from Edmonds to Kingston and back.  Amber was supposed to come, too, but she was sick and so it was just Wesley, Jillian and I.  The class met up at the park at the ferry […]

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Amber on October 6th, 2010

Last week we went to The Padilla Bay Interpretive Center – it is a wonderful place for children to learn through play.  The center has 3 rooms to learn all about estuaries and the animals that live there.  In the main exhibit hall  there are lots photographs, maps and animals that explains estuary science and […]

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