Category Archives: Health and wellness

Estimating Henry 

“If you had to choose, would you rather underestimate or overestimate?” This is the type of question from Henry that formed the basis of our 3-hour conversation as we made our way to Lost Lake and back this sunny fall … Continue reading

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Fry Lodge Sports Saturday 

What a sports day at Fry Lodge. The big news is that Ruby played her first ever soccer game – made extra sweet by her team’s 6-1 victory. Ruby did great, playing three different positions throughout the game: defender, midfielder … Continue reading

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Radical Acceptance at Fry Lodge 

In one of our recent end-of-day conversations, Kristine introduced me to the concept of radical acceptance. For some reason I haven’t been able to get it out of my mind, and I think it’s a good approach to life for … Continue reading

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Fry Lodge on Ice 

Ruby started ice skating lessons last week, so we decided to take the whole family to the skate rink today to show support for her new sport. I’ve never skated before. I’ve always pointed to my “bad knee” as a … Continue reading

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Home for the Holidays

The Fry Family Quartet spent the entire holiday season in the Pacific Northwest – most of it on Lopez Island. This was a welcome, relaxing shift from previous years, when we found ourselves traveling long distances either right before or … Continue reading

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I can see clearly now

Henry started wearing glasses this week. He’s very happy with his new accessory and can’t stop talking about the frames. Oh, and his vision has improved significantly.

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Night Walking

For the past two nights, while staying at Fry Lodge Seattle, we’ve taken a family walk after dinner. Last night we went to the waterfront and enjoyed the telescopes at Pier 66. Tonight we ventured into Seattle Center, which has … Continue reading

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