Yes! It was as exciting as it sounds. It only comes to Boise every 8 years, so Daddy Boy felt obliged to compete. But now that he has, he wants to do it every year. 234 more words
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After driving solo 300 miles with seven kids in a van stuffed with 16 duffel bags, two suitcases, a mid-century desk, chair, three golf bags, a cat, six blankets, three pillows, a bazillion water bottles, a Kitchen Aid stand mixer, the remains of a box of donuts, a set of 16 orange vintage drinking glasses, seven wet sandy swimsuits, and a Polish rooster.
While I’m sure my research is far from complete, I have not been able to track down a good Proto-Indo-European equivalent for the Summer Solstice/Litha. That being said, there are plenty of cognate cultures with celebrations around this time of year, and a few Deities that really fit in with the energy and meaning we’ve come to know about this time of year. 317 more words