Monthly Archives: August 2013

First day of school

Fifth and fourth grades

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Chickens (kycklingar)

It has been a busy two weeks. I don’t write as much when life is crazy. Susanna got her green card and a full time job last week. They wanted her to start training this week, and she hasn’t even … Continue reading

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Pictures from Project Oceanology Ocean Explorer Camp

Will has been attending Project Oceanology Ocean Explorer camp this week. Today, Susanna and I got a chance to head out on the boat with his class and see what the camp is all about. Here are some pictures from … Continue reading

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Monday morning

It is Monday. That means going to work this morning. Although, these days, it might mean staying home on furlough.  I’m doing a mix. I’ll take a couple of hours of furlough today and go into work late. The boys … Continue reading

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Weekend Projects and the end of Furlough

Susanna and I had a weekend without the boys. This was the first time in a while we have had a full weekend without the boys and without Susanna working. It was a nice change. We didn’t take full advantage … Continue reading

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Last sail of the season for the boys

This afternoon I took the boys out sailing for the last time this summer. We only paid for two months at the submarine base marina. With the summer coming to an end in addition to being on furlough, we decided … Continue reading

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Flying through the summer

I spent some time last night looking back at my old blog posts. Reviewing posts from 2 and 3 years ago. What a fright. I hate reading my own words. In addition to the obvious fact that I frequently don’t … Continue reading

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Furlough Days 4 and 5

I took my next two furlough days this Wednesday and Friday. We had initially planned to go to Six Flags on Wednesday. However, in the morning, Ben wasn’t feeling up for a big trip out (he was fighting a cold). … Continue reading

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