A short week of preparing to leave for Mt Rainier NP.
🚜 Work on the garden shed continues. ⛏️ Casper created his 1st Minecraft mod. 🌋 A relaxing weekend trip to Lassen/Plumas
🚜 A new french drain and rehung gazebo lights. 🚁 Casper flew a drone and we got aerial pictures or our lavender circle. 💍 Casper made jewlery. 🌱 Our farm stand sets up shop at General Feed & Seed.
🚜 Making lots of progress on the farm. 😱 The Google Play Living Room team escaped from Sorcerer's Sanctum.
⚜ Casper returns from Camp Chawanakee with merit badges. 🚜 Set posts for a 12'x8' storage shed.
👦 Casper returns from Montana. ⚜ Casper is off again to Camp Chawanakee
⛰ The grandkids enjoy themselves in Montana ⛱ We repaired the gazebo canopy. 🚜 Our first hatchling.
🌲 Week 2 of Camp Cruz. ⛰ The grandkids visit the grandparents in Montana. 🚜 No farm stand this week. ⚜ Casper officially joined Scouting.
👬 My friend and cousin Gerard visited us. 🚜 No big projects on the farm this week. 🌲 Casper had fun at his first supper camp of the summer: Camp Cruz.
🏢 The family visits the Googleplex 🚜 Our farm stand is going strong.
🌞 Summer vacation started. 🗳 Voted in the primary election
🚜 Our farm stand's selection is growing. 🏫 Casper's 6th grade is almost over. 🍺 I've got a 2nd job: Head of Keg Operations
🚜 Installed an automatic door in the chicken coop. ⛺ Tatyanna & I camped in Big Sur. 👍 I now have a baby nail on my right thumb. 👦 Casper coloured his hair purple.
🔌 Welding finals complete the class. ⚜️ Casper revisits Troop 633 with Kadin. 🏫 Casper led his last 6th grade school conference. 👚 We have a clothesline! ⛺ Casper & I camped at home. 🚜 The water main cover is in!
🔌 Reviewing what we've learned in welding class before finals next week. ⚜️ Checking out a Scouting troop 633. 🚜 A lot of weeding in the yard.
⛱ Casper & Tatyanna return from their Mexican beach vacation. 🔌 I started a welding fabrication project. 🚜 I hit my 👍 but can continue grading land above the retaining wall.
⛱ Casper & Tatyanna are on a beach vacation. ⛰ No Wonderland Trail permit. 🔌 Got to play around with the MIG welder during class. 🚜 Made good progress on the retaining wall. ⚕️ I'm CPR/AED Recertified
🔌 I complete my welding assignments. 🚜 Work on the retaining wall continues. 🔪 Casper volunteers at the Teen Kitchen Project.
🔌 Completed my first two assignments 🚜 Refinished an outdoor bench
🔌 Practicing MIG welding. 🚜 Relocated our bees into our new hives 🥚 Easter weekend with family & friends 🔫 Tragic shooting at Youtube 🧗Climbing at Google
🐝We finish our new beehives. 🎞 Google Play Movies & TV releases an exciting update. 🚶We request our Wonderland Trail permits 🎸Casper practices his guitar chords. 💥PG&E replaces the damaged electrical pole
🔌 Honing my MIG welding skills. 🚜 Building new top bar beehives 🐝
🔌 Started on our test weld in welding Class. 🚜 Planted a lavender labyrinth on the Farm. 🚬 Cannabis dispensary first impressions. 👴 Greylers, a Google thing, in the NYT. ⛺ Almost bought a Yurt. 🚶 Planning a Wonderland Trail hike.
🔥I'm learning how to use a cutting torch. 🚜The last load of bricks for the retaining wall arrive. 🐍Cleared the clogged drain line, after . breaking (and fixing) a sewage line. 👦 Casper had 3 (!) sleepovers.
🔌 In week #5 of our welding class, Adam & I get to practice MIG welding. 🐍I'm dealing with a clogged drain at home. 🚌 And the CHP is deploying decoy buses.
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