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

Social Distancing Saturday – Oak Park

This is our fifth "social distancing forced family fun" since the coronavirus outbreak in March. We couldn't agree on an "out of town" park, so Oak Park it is. We visit this park at least twice a year, so we are familiar with our favorite trails and the frisbee golf course. We usually visit Oak … Continue reading Social Distancing Saturday – Oak Park

Social distancing Sunday – El Dorado State Park

This week, we headed to El Dorado State Park. We decided on the Walnut River Trail, which has many different routes for hiking, biking and horse back riding. The trail entrance was by one of the campgrounds, and there were quite a few people camping. The playground was roped off (it's not a good idea … Continue reading Social distancing Sunday – El Dorado State Park

#COVIDchaos week 3

On March 23, there were 42,000+ cases in the U.S., 83 in Kansas and 11 in our county. Monday, March 23 Today we should have been going back to school, but since all school buildings are closed for the remainder of the year, we get an extended spring break. Yesterday, our county voted against a … Continue reading #COVIDchaos week 3