Monthly Archives: March 2011

My Mother Is Dorothy and She Is From Kansas

My parents never talked about their courtship much but over the years I have put 2 and 2 together discovering an interesting story about their early married life. My mother, Dorothy Lucille Beckley Cardon, was born in Kansas in 1921, … Continue reading

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My Dad & the Snow Sculpture

When I was very young my family lived in Carey, Idaho. Dad’s Father helped him buy a small farm a mile East of town. Times were hard for my family and dad took a job, a few miles away in … Continue reading

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Are There Bears In The Woods?

Last summer Chris and I went for a hike with Lara and Peggy’s families. It was a short  2 mile hike through the woods to a beach on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. As we were walking home, I … Continue reading

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