Monthly Archives: June 2011

“Dad, I missed you, but I didn’t miss you.”

Huge shout out to Brian and Jesse for watching and entertaining four kids under the age of 5 this past weekend. Specifically, a 4-year-old, a 3-year-old, a 2-year-old, and a 1-year old. Henry and Ruby couldn’t stop talking about how … Continue reading

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South End

After sleeping in (!) Kristine and I biked around the South end of Lopez on Saturday, discovering new roads and places to take pit stops – including the rocky beach in front of Paul Allen’s house. We’re a little disappointed … Continue reading

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Minnows and Tadpoles

Before Kristine and I headed out for our weekend alone, we watched the kids take their swimming lessons. Henry was very hesitant at first but ended up loving it. Ruby stepped right in, but the colder-than-usual water kept her in … Continue reading

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Paparazzi at Fry Lodge

As I arrived at the table to meet Kristine and the kids for dinner Tuesday night, I was blinded by a flash of light. Henry had discovered our old Polaroid. His first project has been to capture images of each … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Van Adventure & More

We see it every weekend as we drive down our dirt road to Fry Lodge Mud Bay. But my dad was the first to let his curiosity send him traipsing through the overgrown woods adjacent to our property to get a … Continue reading

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Sea Legs

I have such great memories of digging for clams in front of my grandpa’s house near the Dungeness Spit (about 20 miles south of Fry Lodge Mud Bay).  Those memories came flooding back this weekend as I watched Henry tromp around … Continue reading

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Cedar plank Copper River

The Rossmans are joining us at Fry Lodge Mud Bay this weekend. Their contribution (besides their wonderful selves): Copper River salmon on a cedar plank, which we just put on the Weber. What a great way to end another great … Continue reading

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