Christmas 2021

December 27, 2021

It was a merry Christmas! Chloe made a present for me: it’s a cigar / space ship with a little green alien Two of Chloe’s favorite presents And then it snowed! A good 5-6 inches! Meanwhile… up in Puyallup… Sweets Kitty in her bunny ears Chloe’s “tree” that she made for Lisa’s present …and just […]

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Countdown to Christmas 2021

December 19, 2021

Chloe is very excited for Christmas! Here’s Chloe working on our gingerbread house. Chloe made a bunch of things for her school’s winter market fundraiser. This reminded me of how I made “frustration pencils” for sale when I was in 5th grade. So I bought the parts and we made some for Chloe’s school. Here’s […]

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2021 Holiday Market

November 25, 2021

The other day we went to a big indoor holiday market here in Portland. Santa showed up! And we also made chocolate chip cookies. Here’s a cake Chloe made and decorated! “I made a cat thing!”

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5th Grade School Photos

November 13, 2021

Hey Kids! Here’s a couple of school photos from 5th Grade. Enjoy!

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Halloween 2021

November 2, 2021

How about some photos of Halloween time? Skeleton Dino at the pumpkin patch! Chloe’s “Buff Ghost” This year’s haunted cookie house. Check out how Chloe came up with furniture to put in it! This is my other animated Jack o’ Lantern. The propeller really spins! Chloe’s inflatable dragon costume had a last-minute technical problem, so […]

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Jack o’ Lantern Contest

October 21, 2021

Hey there – Wings and Waves Waterpark in McMinville is having a Jack o’ Lantern contest. The best aviation-themed pumpkin wins 4 three-month passes to the waterpark. So, I made one. Wouldn’t you like to help us take Chloe and friends swimming at a great place? A single pass for one day is $30 clams, […]

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First Day of School, 5th Grade

September 11, 2021

Off to school!

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September 11, 2021

Chloe is learning to cook! Grama Diane Came to Visit! Chloe here is teaching Grama how to use her phone…

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Cannon Beach, July!

August 1, 2021

Hey, guess what? It’s going to be nearly 100 crazy degrees of F in the valley, so let’s go to the beach! and here we are at Hug Point So, what happens if you collect a bag of shells and crab parts on the beach? Well, create a Secret Crab Burial Ground, of course!There’s also […]

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July 15, 2021
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