Archive for October, 2012

Kayaking with salmon!

October 27, 2012

Our salmon kayak trip was awesome! We were almost praying for too much wind (so the trip would be rescheduled) because it was rainy rainy rainy and we (my friend Amy and I) had two kids, and no husbands to go with us. Wow – are we glad we were able to go. The rain […]

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Blakely Cemetery – and a science demo right under our feet!

October 17, 2012

As Ben and I walked the 0.3 mile trail up to Blakely Cemetery, we enjoyed the fall colors and smells all around us. There’s a distinctive scent of decaying leaves in the air when the ground is wet. I uncovered some freshly fallen leaves and showed Ben how they get progressively darker, wetter, flimsier and […]

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