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Washington State Fair, Puyallup

The good that came out of this painful game of chess was meeting a homeschooling mom. As soon as I said we’re home schoolers too, we connected. 118 more words

Meeting People

State Fairs and a crazy chaotic state of affairs

September is slowly killing me. I have been so busy I’m surprised I have found time to breath! The weekend of Labor Day my husband and I went on a… 294 more words


A PB Substitute?


Roll out the red carpet…Fro-Yo Friday is finally here! That means the weekend has arrived and it’s time to celebrate with something sweet. Thursday’s outing saw me enjoying a fantastic treat in the land of yogurt, so I knew I had to make sure Fro-Yo Friday’s adventure was just as memorable. 831 more words

09/17/14: Inching our way towards Fall...

We’ve been seeing a little bit more change in the weather, even if it has been in spurts. But the change is starting to happen. We have at least one more batch of hot weather for this weekend it looks like (more details in the next post), but hopefully things will start turning towards fall soon. 956 more words


When September rolls around, the one thing I look forward to is the Washington State Fair!  The food, desserts, games, rides, various vendors, scene, vibe — I just love fairs and carnivals.   9 more words


Brewing for Bronze

Brewing for bronze today, but still happy with two 3rd place finishes in state fair. I have not seen the score sheets yet, but will add more details once they come. 16 more words

Puyallup 1

1965 – 1972.  Puyallup, Washington. 


The neighborhood boys– who would pour hot water down my brother’s ear—during a water balloon fight –  one summer — on the small lawn my mother would shout her loudest — ran their fastest around the block to get away.    187 more words