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scenes and things... Part II


Numbers 21 through 35:

21. Feeding baby birds blueberries in our front yard but the big tree.

22. Riding my bike to subway and the pool and back, by myself at age 14.

23. Watching the Lawrence Welk Show in my grandma & grandpa's living room with my sister, Cassy and (sometimes) my brother.

24. Sneaking upstairs in my Mamawa & Daddady's kitchen to get dinner rolls or biscuits from the bun warmer.

25. Learning how to drive a stick shift and rolling all the way down the end of a hill on our road and still not being able to get the hang of it. Tony Luzio pulled up behind me as I was coasting down the hill and had to go around because I wasn't making any progress.

26. Flying in a plane, for the first time together with Mr. Hope.

27. Picking up Oreo (my rabbit) from M.'s house and having him pee on me during the 5 minute ride home.

28. Mr. Hope and I playing Tetris and trying to beat each other's scores day in and day out.

29. Watching my dad build our swing set and watching the shape change every season, just to add a new feature.

30. Walking up to the Grand Canyon.

31. Capturing (by camera) Mr. Hope's every facial expression known to man.

32. Going to RENT for the first time with my bff Lauren. Just watching in amazement as the show took place in front of us. We had listened to the music for months (or years) before going and it was great to see the story behind all of them.

33. Riding my bike around the circle with Samantha after swimming her pool. Shaking my hair trying to dry it out, meanwhile falling off of my bike because I wasn't able to steer while shaking my head.

34. Flea markets in Powell with my family, looking at anything and everything and just trying to come up with a creative way to use old things as decor.

35. (We rode our bikes a lot when we were little) This time it was on the "rails to trails" path with Phil, Sandy, my brother, my sister, mom & dad. My brother and I were keeping a good pace and were flying ahead with Phil & Sandy. Shortly after that my brother couldn't keep the same pace. Phil & Sandy took off because they had to be somewhere. My brother and I almost crashed because I was trying to help him keep speed by holding onto his handle bars.


I rode my bike all over the world when I was a kid. I rode everywhere. Thanks for bringing back those happy memories. :)

Also - my cat is named Oreo. Great name!
erinann said…
Do tell about these flea markets in Powell!!

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