Entries for month: August 2013

No Better Father's Day: Bicycles and Ice Cream

What did I want for Father's day? Only two things (clearly, this dad is a selfish and demanding and specific kind of guy): Ride my bike, always a given; and go camping. The ten- and eight-year-old sons had been hearing since March that camping at least one night per month April through October was a goal for the year. Between spring 2013’s refusal to let go of less desirable elements and the boys’ participation in the Great American Pastime, we hadn’t so much as driven a single tent stake. This weekend, however, would not get away.  

Photo of the Week 08.02.13

Sheep-peeping

From My First Solo Bike Overnight: Champoeg State Park, by Heather Andrews.

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