Monthly Archives: September 2012

Catan: Junior

  About a month or so ago we got a new game called Catan: Junior based on one of our favorite games, The Settlers of Catan.  It is a really easy and fun game for the kids.  The description says it’s designed for ages 5 and up, and I’d say that’s about right.  Muriel, at […]

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Saturday Evening at Kirke Park

                Sara & Don   On Saturday evening we met some friends at the new(ish) Kirke Park.  It’s a terrific little park, complete with a P-Patch community garden, sand area, and the requisite playground and picnic tables.  I think my favorite part of the park is that they […]

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Weekend With a Fancy Camera

      Eve & Verity at Carkeek Park   Ballard Locks   Tall Grass Bakery in Ballard Just a few images from my weekend with a Nikon D700 + 85mm 1.4 lens.  Because it is only a rental I took a bazillion photos, trying to squeeze out every bit of time with it that […]

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First Day of School 2012

The mornings are noticeably cooler and darker in Seattle, and the bike rack at the school playground is filled up again.  First day back at school today.  Everybody was nervous (at least, Rowan, Niamh, and I were), but it of course all went off just fine.  Back to hurried mornings, pencils, notebooks, homework, and packing […]

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