Category Archives: Hobbies

Happy New Year from Fry Lodge

The Fry Lodge Year-in-Review video is a good opportunity to reflect on an entire year of adventure, change and growth for the Fry Family. 2017 was quite a year. We made some nice friends in Bellingham, traveled all around North … Continue reading

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Ski Bums 

Today,  Henry went snow skiing for the first time in his life, and I joined him. The last time I skied, George H.W. Bush was president – back when I still had knee cartelidge and my original ACL. I was … Continue reading

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Fry Lodge Mixed Media 

It’s been a summer of creativity so far at Fry Lodge. Screens have been *mostly* pushed aside to make room for sketch books. Henry and Ruby have discovered Manga. Now, instead of fighting over who gets the computer, they fight … Continue reading

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Henry Takes Tacoma

Six months of tournaments culminated this weekend with Henry’s participation in the 2017 Washington State Chess Championship Tournament at the Tacoma Convention Center. To qualify, Henry had to win at least 3 games in at least one qualifying tournament this … Continue reading

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Soccer with the big kids

Henry has been invited to start playing indoor soccer with the big kids every Sunday night at the Lopez School gymnasium. It’s so great to watch him get in there and tear it up. Go H-man.

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Gotta love bicycle weather in January

A year ago, living in NYC, we didn’t even consider outdoor activity in January. With temperatures in the 50s on Lopez  today, Henry and I took a nice bike ride this afternoon around the south end of the island. The … Continue reading

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The Trapezoidal Garden

After walking the kids to the bus stop this morning, Kristine and I staked out the site of the Fry Lodge garden. It will be in the shape of a trapezoid. The next step will be constructing the raised beds, … Continue reading

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