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  • Nutria in the Neighborhood

    Nutria in the Neighborhood

    Taking Meisa for her walk, I counted eight nutrias on the far side of the beaver pond. Meisa was in no mood to stick around and watch; the grass gets her paws wet and she had business to attend to. So, off we went. On the way back, I stopped to snap a couple of…

  • Fall Leaves Photowalk

    Fall Leaves Photowalk

    Ashley, Meisa, and I walked the neighborhood to capture fall colors.

  • Backyard Campout

    Backyard Campout

    Jamison decided a backyard campout would be fun. He went with the “full meal deal,” including a fire in the fire pit, s’mores, and a sleepover in the tent. Meisa made sure all wild animals were kept at bay. I even remembered to turn off the automatic sprinklers. That would have been a little too…

  • Spring Walk With Meisa

    Spring Walk With Meisa

    I took Meisa and my camera for a short walk this afternoon. It’s only 47 and a little windy, but that’s as warm as it’s supposed to get here in Hillsboro today. As a plus, the overcast conditions softened the shadows for the pictures. I’m looking forward to warmer weather. You?

  • Week in Review – WW26’10

    Day by Day Sunday. Happy Fathers’ Day! Rather than sleeping in, we decided to go out to IHOP for breakfast. Dane joined us for the fun and we all ate too much. As the weather starts to warm, Meisa has started shedding. Rather than sending her to the groomers, we decided to DIY. After brushing,…

  • Afternoon Trip to Sunset Beach, Oregon

    Afternoon Trip to Sunset Beach, Oregon

    Saturday afternoon we went to Sunset Beach on the Oregon Coast. And by “we,” I mean Suzi, her sisters, and all our families. When we get together, we always have a great time. :-) Sunset Beach is a long, wide, flat beach that you can drive on. Note to self: check the tide tables before…