Social distancing Sunday – Pawnee Prairie Park

No one wanted to drive over an hour to Mushroom Rock State Park (rocks shaped like mushrooms 🤣) so instead we went to Pawnee Prairie Park, a park with hiking and horseback trails. We heard lots of birds and frogs, and even saw a wild turkey! According to my watch, we walked about three miles.  … Continue reading Social distancing Sunday – Pawnee Prairie Park

Social distancing Saturday – Sand Hills State Park

Last week, we practiced social distancing at the Old Oxford Mill in Oxford, Kansas. This week we headed to Sand Hills State Park, right near Hutchinson, Kansas. During these trips, we make the boys drive (and we drive our 1998 Camry!) and we try and take state highways or two-lane roads whenever possible. What a … Continue reading Social distancing Saturday – Sand Hills State Park

Social distancing Sunday – Old Oxford Mill

Forced family fun took us to the Old Oxford Mill in Oxford, Kansas. Oxford is 45 minutes south of Wichita and has a population of 1,012. Before we left in the boys' 1998 Camry... We took the back roads, which included several miles of dirt roads. #LivinginKansas Here's a short history of the Oxford Mill. … Continue reading Social distancing Sunday – Old Oxford Mill

Superbowl LIV

Scott has waited his entire life for this... the Kansas City Chiefs won the Super Bowl! #ChiefsKingdom It has been 50 years since they've won a Super Bowl game. Scott bet $50 on the game when we were in Las Vegas last summer. The odds were 6 to 1, so he made a little profit … Continue reading Superbowl LIV

Letterman

All three males sporting their letter jackets. One of these is not like the others...and he is especially proud that his still fits! The three graduating years in this picture were/are 1992, 2021, 2022. Both boys have Varsity sports letter in soccer. At the boys' high school, Adam's jacket has the red accents. The year … Continue reading Letterman