Maj has a cold. She is really pissed off about this. Because she uses hand sanitizer somewhat obsessively (and the rest of us do not), she is fairly confident there has been sabotage. She hates germs.
Also? Her ears are stuffed up, something I didn’t realize until about 20 minutes into a loud-talking morning.
The girls had to get up early again this morning to head off to Salem for a second day of Soap Box racing. I got up early with them, packed them a cooler full of lunch, and tried to jolly them through the morning. They were both very tired, as they spent a 12 …Broken braking knees
We took the girls and the larger, more cooperative dog to play in the snow today. Mt. Hood is a bright white mountainous background presence as we go about our daily business here in Oregon, and the girls have been staring longingly at its brilliant glistening snowiness. So Mark and I promised them yesterday …Like the big pig that you are!
I was actually a very popular instructor. I think the prevailing wisdom was that I had been in a bar fight, which they thought was pretty awesome. I may or may not have been the one to put that idea out there. …Head injuries and first impressions