Rhode Island

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September 19, 2010 – We find what looks like a real Ocean in Rhode Island Point Judith Light house. http://www.mapquest.com/maps?city=Narragansett&state=RI&zipcode=02882&country=US&latitude=41.360832&longitude=-71.481392&geocode=LATLNG, http://www.lighthouse.cc/pointjudith/ The first link is the location in Rhode Island, and the second gives back ground on the light house. … Continued

Laundry

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September 14, 2010 – We did class and Laundry // September 14, 2010 – We did class and Laundry – Rolling Shoe Box | Rolling Shoe Box // I have been screwing up everything today. I messed up the moon … Continued

The Margaret Todd

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September 13, 2010 – Sailing on the Margaret Todd How many Pantekoeks does it take to tie a shoe? I guess that is obvious. Four! One to tie the shoe, one to supervise the person who is supervising you, and … Continued

Slow day on the Isle

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September 12, 2010 – Slow day on the Isle After school, we drove out to the light house at Bass Harbor. The first sign to the light house said “Bass Harbor Head Light next left” We had never heard of … Continued

Athena’s Birthday, failure

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September 11, 2010 – Athena’s Birthday, failure Today is Athena’s B-day, we baked a cake at 400 degrees for 25 minutes and got a chocolate rock! Yup, I did it again, another dessert that requires a jack hammer to eat, … Continued

Quest for the sea

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September 10, 2010 – Quest for the sea Today’s adventure was a quest to prove that there is a an ocean in Maine. After hours of searching the points and the heads, we settle on Schootic Point in Acadia National … Continued

Thunder Hole and Sandy Beach

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September 9, 2010 – My Thunder Hole and Sandy Beach We drove down the island to Sandy Beach and Thunder Hole and finally saw the Atlantic Ocean. The picture here is the roughest water we could find. We are standing … Continued

Bangor

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September 8, 2010 – Drive to Bangor to run errands Island Bridge, suspension right down the middle. (Bucksworth, ME) Had to go to Bangor today wanted to get the car fixed, vacuumed, GPS repairs, kids clothes, Laundry, and some books. … Continued

Bar Harbor Maine

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September 7, 2010 – Arrive in Bar Harbor Maine We start out the day taking our tour at a slower pace by taking a canoe out on Toddy Pond. This is the first trip the kids can remember canoeing. We … Continued

Orland Maine via Mexico

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September 6, 2010 – Travel to Orland Maine via Mexico Unlike Beaverton Oregon, the signs are written in English, and Mexico celebrates independence day… On July 4th, and flies the U.S. flag. Get a clue Beaverton!!!! The biggest issue I … Continued