Monthly Archives: May 2012

St. Gertrude’s Monastery

A couple of weekends ago, I (Cynthia) enjoyed a four day retreat at St. Gertrude’s Monastery in Cottonwood, Idaho.   This was my fourth trip there in the last few years and I was happy to return to this peaceful … Continue reading

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Summer Day on the Beach

Summer Day on the Beach

It’s a very happy coincidence when beautiful sunny days coincide with the weekend or a holiday. This Saturday, that just so happened.

Of course, 75 degrees (~26 C) hardly sounds like “beach weather” for some (my family in chicago and DC have 90+ degrees!), but here in Seattle this was a lovely sign of summer. We spent the whole day on the beach overlooking the city and the mountains. Boy, it doesn’t get much better.

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4 Years In…

  4 years ago Thursday, this family began.  It was the hottest day in the month of May in Seattle’s recorded history (this site says it was 90 degrees; other sites say 92).  It was absolutely gorgeous, and I remember … Continue reading

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Small Group Night on the Houseboat in Lake Union

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