Category Archives: Wildlife

Texas Visitor Part II

We took a little hike up a mountain Saturday morning. And then tried a different trout stream Saturday afternoon… …where we saw a snake and my friend from here caught the smallest trout I’ve ever seen: There were other, larger … Continue reading

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Camp Part II

Last week, we took Rebekah and a friend to camp. It was good to see Jenna and Lauren again, even if for only a few minutes. The house was awfully quiet without the girls.   Rebekah got back last night. … Continue reading

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Back Home—and Leaving Again!

The trip to Texas was a quick 2800 miles, but enjoyable (except for the need to visit the chiropractor after 15 hours of driving on the way there). Some of the highlights: A strange duck on a fence: Some old bones: … Continue reading

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Snow and Snow Ice Cream

We finally got the snow—and then some more. It snowed Monday night about 3-4 inches. Lauren and I missed our Classical Conversations day, which means we’ll now go into May (still a whole lot better than June!). Rebekah’s class made up … Continue reading

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Chicken vs. Snake, Cat vs. Rabbit

Chicken 1-Snake 0 Cat 0-Rabbit 1 And just because, a taste of fall:  

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New Critter, New Dish, etc.

We have a new critter living in our backyard under the shed. The girls have named him/her Mona-Max, as they’re not sure whether it’s a he or she. We see them all the time around here driving around, but this … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

The Baileys left early this morning on their way back to Texas, but we had a great time while they were here and are thankful for them coming to visit. 2013 was a great year in many ways (you can … Continue reading

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