Monthly Archives: October 2014

Creepless in Seattle

The Fry Family Quartet spent Halloween with the Groebners in Seattle. We all went trick-or-treating with several other families in the Ravenna neighborhood. Due to some eye-hole issues, Ruby and I decided not to wear our costume heads. That didn’t … Continue reading

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Transition Complete

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Lopez Island, where all the Fry children are above average

Today was a proud day at Fry Lodge. Kristine and I attended our first parent-teacher conferences at Lopez Island Elementary. These things always bring on a bit of parental anxiety, as we’re never quite sure what Henry and Ruby are … Continue reading

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Everything is Awesome at Fry Lodge

For some reason I’ve never really invested much in Halloween costumes. For the past five years I’ve simply donned a banana suit and called it good. That banana suit is currently buried under countless boxes deep inside a Sedro-Woolley storage … Continue reading

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Freaky Fry Day

This evening, the Fry Family Quartet attended a pumpkin carving party at school. They supplied both the pumpkins and the carving knives. The whole time Henry and Ruby were carving, I kept thinking about how the Lopez Island medical clinic … Continue reading

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Fry Lodge Gets Civilized

I used to wake to screams because Henry or Ruby had pinched their sibling.  Now I wake to screams because one has taken the other’s queen.

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Zero Waste

That’s the stated goal of the Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District, which manages the Lopez Island Dump. We make a biweekly trip to the dump to get rid of Fry Lodge trash and sort our recycling into a wide variety … Continue reading

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