This winged creature stopped by our backyard last evening… pretty sure it is a falcon…

A day late, but this ash from Mt. St. Helens was a gift from my grandmother 40 years ago when an eruption’s ash settled in Portland. This was from the June 12, 1980 eruption…

First Scrabble game of the season…!

Painted “A” letters for the board…

In our family we enjoy games… to that end my wife Sara made a 5’ x 5’ painted Scrabble board on our back patio… letters are 3” x 3” baseboard material…