Category: family

Timpanogos Hike Report 2015-08-15

Timpanogos Hike Report (or saved by my Water Filter) I woke up 5 minutes before my 5:00 AM alarm on Saturday morning so I took that as a sign that I was supposed to hike Timp with the Hansen family annual Timp trip https://www.facebook.com/events/655128821256064/675862545849358/ I showered, put on sunscreen, and got my stuff together I had packed the night before,…

blessings

There is an oldish adage “count your blessings” that seems to be very appropriate at the moment. I have been feeling down because of some slight difficulties in my life, but those problems pale in the large perspective of things. “Count your blessings – name them one by one” I am not going to do exactly that, but I did…

Good Christmas, the Dishes Game

This was a wonderful Christmas, we were able to get each of our children the thing(s) they wanted. And we were able to get the Christmas dinner dishes done without the usual whining and complaining. We played the dishes game. This is game is deceptively simple, and surprisingly fun. It works if there are at least 4 people participating, but…