Monthly Archives: June 2012


As we finished dinner, I suggested a post-dinner walk, which Henry immediately said was against the rules. After seeing the look of dejection on my face, he followed up by saying, “I think mom would understand.” So, the three of … Continue reading

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Alki Adventure

With Kristine out of the parent lineup for the weekend, I needed a hit. Uncle Brian came through with a great idea: beach bikes on Alki. The cousins loved it.

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Doughnut Day!

Fry family field trip to Pike Place Market.

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The Plans

When I was a kid, I took a notebook of graph paper with me everywhere I went so that I could write, in order, my numbers. I called that notebook “The Plans.”  I can’t remember exactly why I did that. … Continue reading

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7 Carrot Father’s Day

By Henry

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Skull Diggers

This bottle seemed too interesting to recycle after its contents were emptied, so we spent Father’s Day on Agate Beach finding just the right-sized, right-colored rocks with which to fill it. That followed a great family bike ride at Shark’s … Continue reading

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Shades of Grey

Not quite 50, but we’re experimenting with different colors to paint the outside of Fry Lodge Mud Bay. Henry and I both like the shade on the left. Beyond giving the cabin a much needed coat of paint, we’re excited … Continue reading

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