Month: August 2011

The Variscos leave the Northwest

August 29, 2011 It’s almost time to leave Steve and the Northwest. We spent our last day in Couer D’Alene at the country club – swimming, eating, playing cards, and working on agendas for Steve and me. Then spent the evening at The Gleasons…

The Variscos storm the NW – Spokane

Jilly and Paul flew to Spokane today! We were very very excited to pick them up from the airport. How about that belly!!! – SG Steve gave them a tour of the city. He showed them old houses, old parks where he played baseball,…

Sandpoint

We watched the Foo Fighters documentary at Ryan and Monique Thielman’s house (excellent show) Ryan recommended a lodge in Sandpoint, Idaho. Called… The Lodge in Sandpoint We took his advice and made reservations and it was Awesome. View from the Room We had dinner…

Spokane and Pullman

Back at Mike and Jackie’s in Spokane. We relaxed for a couple of days and watched an entire season of “Game of Thrones” in the basement. Highly recommend it. We visited a piece of property that Mike was interested in buying. Pretty, raw land…

Summer Joy

I told Sean that I want to roll down my dads hill before he leaves from this filming session. Why? Why not? It’s fun! It’s not the cliffs or bridges or cornices I used to jump or the waves I used to surf but……

Hayden Lake to Spokane: HOME!

Tuesday, August 15, 2011 Matt made us pancakes for breakfast and we ate them on the deck in the warm sunshine overlooking Hayden Lake. We went for a morning swim. It’s hard for Steve to swim now, as his reflexes tell him to breathe…

“I won’t back down” from JD and… Eddie