The Looong Haul to Kashima

March 14 Today we were off to visit Nancy in Kashima on Japan’s east coast.  We packed up 2 days worth of supplies and left the house at 9. On the way we stopped to visit Mitzi’s aunt, whom she hadn’t seen in about 20 years.  We arrived at about 11, had a nice visit […]

Ben has been remiss in posting here so….

here are the links! March 8 http://southendfarm.wordpress.com/2014/03/08/a-modest-day/ March 9 http://southendfarm.wordpress.com/2014/03/09/relatives-past-and-present/ March 10 http://southendfarm.wordpress.com/2014/03/10/tokyo-ryokan/ March 11 Bath, Breakfast, Baby (?) and Beer Hotaru woke up at 4:30.  There is just no way to explain to her that it is not time to get up yet.  If she is up, she figures everyone else should be too.  Jill […]

2 posts in 1 day, lucky, lucky blog

March 7 It was a little chilly out this morning and there was some frost in the yard. Miwa and Ru-chan ran around the house for a while, but then Miwa broke the rule about going through the gate, 3’ from a narrow road where people drive fast, and I told Miwa if she couldn’t […]

And we’re off like a herd of turtles….

March 4-6 Jill, Miwa, Ru, Tak and Mitzi started out from Quadra Island, I started out in Fort McMurray. We were aiming to meet up at the Vancouver Aquarium.  I had to make one brief stop to pick up a Piggyback Rider for Miwa (pictures will follow once we actually get to use it).  I […]

Summary of my day for Ben

This is my day: Wake up wiith Ru, make her breakfast, breastfeed for a while Miwa wakes up, make her breakfast Dad comes up and watches girls so I get things ready for Local Market Bentonite in the winery Try and figure out my dosages for my bench trial, get flustered so give up and […]