Social distancing Saturday – Cheney Lake, take 2

The boys got new discs for disc golf, so we headed back out to the Cheney Lake course to try it out. Ali and I walked the course while the boys played. While it was 85 degrees, we learned last week that there's lots of bugs out there, including ticks. So we wore long sleeves … Continue reading Social distancing Saturday – Cheney Lake, take 2

#COVIDchaos week 7

Monday, April 20 - Sunday, April 26 (Days 27-33) Another week in Paradise. Nothing much to report. Scott and I are still both working from home, and "school is still in session." The weather is getting nicer, and a couple of afternoons I did work from the deck. We had Hog Wild Barbecue for Takeout … Continue reading #COVIDchaos week 7

Social distancing Saturday – Cheney Lake

Cheney Lake was packed this weekend. Lots of people out camping and enjoying the nice weather. We visited the beach on the lake (which was definitely no Rosemary Beach), and walked part of the hiking and biking trails. Obligatory family photo... We did find a new disc golf course. The boys were excited to discover … Continue reading Social distancing Saturday – Cheney Lake

#COVIDchaos week 6

I forgot to check the stats on Monday, so here's stats from Wednesday: On Wednesday, April 15, there were 2.05 million cases worldwide, 651,507 in the U.S., 1,494 in Kansas, and 209 in Sedgwick County. Monday, April 13 (Day 20) I stole this from Facebook. Spot on! Adam started making an end table for the … Continue reading #COVIDchaos week 6

10 years later, we finally played a full game of Monopoly City

Adam received Monopoly City as a Christmas present in 2009. I think we played it once, because this version of the popular board game is "Monopoly on steroids." You still buy properties (or districts now) and can build on them, but the rules are both relaxed and more complicated. You can start building before you … Continue reading 10 years later, we finally played a full game of Monopoly City