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Milestones: 1,000th Post. And Also…

That’s what this is. the 1000th post on this blog. I’ve been blogging since the end of 2007. I’ve written 448,889 words. Thanks for reading. Blogging is fun. And we had another milestone in our house this weekend. Here’s our guys, eating breakfast. From the beginning, we’ve just given them big people food. Starting with […]

Twin Personalities In Portraits

That’s funny! That’s the most hilarious thing I’ve ever heard! It really wasn’t that funny. In fact, I’m a little concerned.

Camping With Twin Baby Boys: Battle Ground Lake, Washington

Towards the beginning of the year, we pull out a calendar and examine the weekends in the summer. We look at holidays, festivals, street fairs, Timbers matches, then calculate the best weekends to book campsites. We do this months in advance because campgrounds often fill up for the summer. We have to be organized, like […]

You Gotta Problem, Punk?

We have all been sicky heads this week, starting with Dave, then the boys, now me. We are a family of mouth breathers. Being sick is also wonderful in the summer with no air conditioning. Luckily, the boys are sweethearts even when they aren’t feeling well. Even if they blow bubbles with the snot coming […]

First Trip With Our New Little Camper

It was a comment on one of my blog posts that made me want to check out Paradise Creek. We tend to camp at the same places over and over again, and I wanted to expand our horizons a bit. Like most campgrounds, all the reservable sites filled up for the summer weekends. But Paradise […]