Category Archives: Mundane Memories

Reliving Khan’s Wrath 

In the summer of 1982, my sister, Kelley,  took me to see Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. We somehow got the start time wrong and arrived too late to see the movie. Kelley quickly assured me that we … Continue reading

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Family Trees 

The back side of Fry Lodge is a fish bowl. Up ’til now, with only a family of deer living behind us, this hasn’t been an issue. But we know it’s only a matter of time before we have neighbors … 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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Seattle Field Trip 

The Fry Family Quartet spent the day as tourists in our former hometown today. While I biked between business meetings, Kristine, Henry and Ruby visited some of our favorite Emerald City places. Daily Dozen Donuts and the comic store in … Continue reading

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The Cedar Chest 

When my dad was 19, he bought my mom a cedar chest. I never knew how the cedar chest made its way into our family. I just remember it always being around – the place where we stored old family … Continue reading

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Springtime Boundaries

After a fairly productive Sunday that included a run to the dump and preparing Ruby’s bedroom to be painted, I settled in to do some work on my laptop – looking forward to some time off my feet. My butt … Continue reading

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The Newest Screen at Fry Lodge

Rarely exists something at Fry Lodge that is agreeable to every member of the Fry Family Quartet at the same time. Our new whiteboard is the exception. We make lists, draw funny pictures, use it as visual aid in conversation, … Continue reading

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