Posts Categorized: Family

Knott’s Berry Farm

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This is another post to show all our would-be visitors what there is to do in Orange County besides going to Disneyland. Let me introduce you to Knott’s Berry Farm. Knott’s and us go way back. Oh wait, wait, wait…this calls for more high school pictures…   Scott and I have been going to Knott’s… Read more »

Private Pony Rides and Petting Zoo

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During spring break a friend of Kim’s, Debra Hardman, offered to let the kids have a private tour of her little ranch. Debra teaches riding and does pony parties that have petting zoos too. So the kids got their own special pony ride and got to play with all the petting zoo animals. Andrew and… Read more »

Easter

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I was reflecting on the kids’ understanding of the resurrection, and I just remembered a new funny gospel discussion we had the other night. Me: What did Jesus do for us? Andrew: He died for us? And was resurrected. Me: Why? Andrew: So we can live again. Me: Yes. Okay so, Jesus saves us from… Read more »

Andrew’s Farm Report

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March was farm month in Andrew’s kindergarten class. All the kids do an oral report on their favorite farm animal. Andrew chose a horse. He talked really quietly, but did a great job remembering what to say. I think one of the kids who went before Andrew must have put in a joke, because Andrew… Read more »

Orange County Great Park

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This post can be filed under things to do in Orange County. Let me introduce you to the Orange County Great Park. The park is kind of the subject of an ongoing political debate about whether money spent on the Great Park is money well spent. It is built on the land once occupied by… Read more »