From the Jarvis Kids

My Birthday Boy

Happy Birthday Captain Cal.  We celebrated with room service and then Calvin remembered his gifts!  His aunt had bought him a metal detector.  We had got him a useless box.  We met up with friends and went to a science museum.  The museum was fantastic.  The kids ran...

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Ella’s Room

Ella’s Room

We painted Ella’s room today.  It is a tight space.  It needed to be a little more cheery in there so it didn’t look like a boring, storage closet. Ella’s room is connected to Alice’s. It wasn’t the usual latex paint that I’m used to.  It was more drippy and stickier,...

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Surf’s Up!

Wahoo! today i surfed behind the boat and threw away the rope! My mom apparently uses a different method for getting up. A few weeks ago I was out with my friends on lake Sammamish. Everybody else was surfing and it looked fun so I tried too. It took a few attempts...

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All 3 in water sports for the win

Last week Calvin asked if he could go wake surfing. I was shocked! This is a kid that LOVES driving the boat but never wants to get in the water. This summer is a summer for firsts. Alison also started playing with us and now surfs. Calvin just started getting in the...

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Trip to Moses Lake

Trip to Moses Lake

Hard to believe that 8 years ago today (yes April Fool’s Day) we discovered that Jackie was unexpectantly pregnant with Calvin.   While this was another busy week, not much happened towards our great loop trip. Everything is scheduled for our survey/inspection on...

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The Jarvis Family

Jackie (forever 27)

Matthew (aging in style)

Alice (age 12)

Ella (age 10)

Calvin (age 7)

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