Here is the sun report for March!
Some sun/some clouds: 6
We had 0 snowy days.
We had 0 foggy days.
We had 7 days with some rain.
We had 5 days with crazy wind (Over 20 mph).
March definitely came in like a lion and out like a lamb. The first day of March was cloudy and rainy. Today, it's perfectly sunny and 74 degrees!
Our yearly total for 2016 through March:
Sunny: 39 days
Some sun/some clouds: 25 days
Cloudy: 27 days
Snow: 3 days
Fog: 9 days
Rain: 19 days
Crazy Winds (over 20 mph): 6 days
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Monday, March 28, 2016
I think I take too many pictures of the kids. They ask me to take pictures of them with weird stuff all the time.
Nathan wanted his picture taken with a dandelion. I guess it was the first one he found this spring?
Elizabeth wanted her picture taken with a stuffed animal she has had forever.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Monday, March 21, 2016
Sunday, March 20, 2016
A local park had a "Dog Easter Egg Hunt" yesterday. Laura came down and we took Pippa. It turns out there weren't eggs to search for. There were just treats all over the ground. Pippa found lots of treats, but wouldn't eat them. They were all-natural and organic so apparently Pippa likes junk food.
Sniffing around for treats.
The kids tried to lead her to some treats.
Nathan pointing out a good spot.
Pippa had no interest in ANY of the dogs until she found TWO other doodles. She sniffed those doodles and conferred with them about something. It was so cute!
Here are 3 doodles. A white one, a Pippa, and a small brownish one.
They talked about something! Maybe they somehow knew they were the same breed?
A nice picture in the park.
Pippa wanted to go swimming in the Columbia River.
Nathan likes to look at wild birds. He said the favorite part of his day wasn't the Easter egg hunt. It was when a seagull flew right over our heads and literally pooped 4 feet away from us into the water. We got VERY lucky. He thought it was the best thing ever and said it was the second time in his life he'd seen a bird poop midair.
A dock picture. It was such a beautiful day! The day before the first day of spring ushered in spring just right.
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Friday, March 18, 2016
Sunday, March 13, 2016
The second grade performed a musical the other night. It was called "How The Groundhog Stole Valentine's Day. " It was supposed to be performed a month ago, but the teacher had a terrible case of the flu that week so they had to postpone it. Therefore, they did the musical the other night!
In the musical, the groundhog stole a Valentine and caused problems for the children. The second grade sang 5 songs plus the dialogue some of the children spoke. Nathan did not want a speaking part.
I tried to zoom in on him singing.
He smiled right at the camera here! You can see the groundhog in the background in his den.
There was another whole group of second graders on the other side of the stage too but I didn't take pictures of them.
While we were in Royal, the potato harvest was getting started. Now that Papa Norm is retired, he is renting out his farm. The people renti...
Just needed to throw up a picture of the kids running across the snow mountains in the church parking lot.
Jeremy and I went to Seattle last week and I took some pretty pictures of the drive. We went the Snoqualmie Falls way...
Elizabeth has been begging me for bangs for a while. They will take a bit more maintenance, but hopefully her hair is straight enough they ...