Monthly Archives: March 2016

Fine Arts Extravaganza!

This past weekend was dedicated to the fine arts: a ballet, a musical and a piano competition. Here is a picture of the three boys waiting for the Children's Dance Theatre The Mermaid to begin. Remington and Jack (Remington's best friend) were mildly complaining that they had to go to a ballet instead of playing…
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Boing…boing…boing

Minnesota is having one of the most unusual winters on record. We are swinging between snowstorms one day and then beautiful sunny 70 degree weekends. Most Minnesotans in March are more than happy to say good-bye to the white stuff but Erik is still captivated by it. When I picked him up from school he…
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The International Festival of Owls

On Sunday, March 6th Remington, Erik & Nick drove to Houston, MN (about 102 km) to attend the International Festival of Owls (festivalofowls.com) and to meet the owls that Nick has been telling them about! Here is the International Owl Center, located on the Main Street in Houston. (www.internationalowlcenter.org) There are live owls on display…
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Swimming, medals and Racko

Madeline and Remington were thrilled to take Erik to the Rochester Rec Center to be evaluated for swim team. The triathlon team, the Cyclones, uses the Orcas to train their athletes for the swimming portion of the triathlon. Erik came to practice to be evaluated by Coach Steve and Coach Amy to determine his swim…
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