Category Archives: Fun

Christmas 2012

On the drive down to Crystal Lake a few days ago, I realized it feels like time is going by way too fast. I’m going to try to post more often in an attempt to slow it down, remember more, … Continue reading

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Dump Score

A Stihl weed wacker! It looked complete and had compression so I brought it home. Checked for spark and it had it. Put some ether in the cylinder and it fired up briefly. It won’t keep running which I think … Continue reading

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New Snowmobile: 1992 Arctic Cat EXT 580

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4 Wheeler Ride

I took Henry on a 5 hour, 30 mile 4 wheeler ride today – his first long ride ever.  We had a great time and he was a great rider.  We stopped at the spot on the trail where Delia … Continue reading

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Update

I really need to work on this site more! Delia and I spent Thurs – Sat on Basswood Lake with our neighbors.  The weather was pretty bad but we had a good time and Delia wanted to stay out another … Continue reading

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Dump Shopping

Emily and I went to the dump today, and literally took more than we dumped.  We came home with some good 2×6 boards that will be great for a restraining chute for Brad so we can cut his nails (he’s … Continue reading

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Updates

The weather since we’ve been back has been amazingly warm.  It’s nice that we’re having an early spring, but it cut snowmobiling season short, and I only got one short ride in.  Emily rode with me for the first time … Continue reading

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Quick Update

Delia had her first baseball practice tonight!  It was very spur of the moment.  Our neighbor came over and told us baseball was starting tonight (her husband is the coach, which is great since Delia knows him).  Delia said she … Continue reading

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Speed Racer 2

I’ll make a better version of this after I shoot a little more video of him riding, but for now:

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Pinch Yourself

The sun is shining, the temperature is perfect, there’s no big wind.  Geese visit in the pond and honk when we get close.  Cowboy the pony is a pony!  In our yard!  Delia’s building – a stool out of wood, … Continue reading

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