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 5

On Monday, April 6, there were 366,000+ cases in the U.S., 845 cases in Kansas and 124 in Sedgwick County. Worldwide there are 1.3 million cases. Monday, April 6 (Day 13) Sadly, I have no recollection of anything happening today. 😆 Tuesday, April 7 (Day 14) We "zoomed" with Oma & Papa and the Hilgers. … Continue reading #COVIDchaos week 5

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

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