Monthly Archives: August 2014

Watmough Bay Hike

We took an amazing hike today – the best we’ve taken on Lopez. We started at the trailhead that normally takes us to Watmough Bay. Instead of going toward the water, though, we went up. And up. And up. At … Continue reading

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Husker snack, Lopez style

Crab caught at 9am. Crab dip ready for the 2nd quarter of the Nebraska game.* Go Big Red! * The Cornhuskers ended up winning their season opener against FAU 55-7.

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Sneaky Snake

Ruby had been crying wolf all day (“Dad, there’s a fire in the house; Dad, Henry’s bleeding, etc.”) So, when she yelled “snake!” from the living room, I didn’t hurry to investigate. Then I saw the snake behind the stereo. … Continue reading

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Driftwood

Nothing says living on the beach like driftwood furniture. Some good wood ends up on our beach, and we used some today to make some coat hooks. Ruby picked some choice pieces from the beach, while Henry donated the driftwood … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Fry Lodge

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Back to Basics

This morning we instituted a moratorium on screens at Fry Lodge. So, Henry and Ruby had to make do with old-fashioned toys, like tether ball. They somehow survived. Henry perhaps got the last word when, as we set out to … Continue reading

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Art Day

Today was art day at Fry Lodge. A few weeks ago, the kids and I made the routered sign that now serves as the header image for this blog and sits outside our driveway. Once people know you can make … Continue reading

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