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Another New Year’s Day, another morning at Alki for the annual polar bear plunge.  This year there were roughly 500-700 bathers and Reese got back in the water, if quickly.

A few photos:

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Thanksgiving 2018

Another November, another Thursday of football with me eating way too much.  Last year we spent Thanksgiving with the Frischers at Club Med in Florida.  This year we hung with the Ellis family.  Great food, better company.  Afterwards we played a few games of Family Feud — for once, the Jenkins fam came up victorious in something.

 

 

The next day Reese and Rhonda left the house by 7 am to attack Black Friday at Bellevue Square.

Why I have no idea.

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Halloween 2018

A few photos:

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Another January 1, another Alki polar bear plunge.  This year Reese opted out, so it was just me, Finn and probably seven hundred or so other warm-blooded souls.

A few photos:

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Halloween 2017

Another October, another Halloween season.  Nothing remarkable to chronicle here other than Reese’s Marie Antionette costume did not arrive on time so, for the second year in a row, she went with a plan B costume.

A few photos:

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Another year, another Easter.  This year it was brunch at Sand Point CC with the Johnstons; followed by an Easter egg hunt; golf lessons for Reese at the UW; and dinner at the Gouks.  A few photos:

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Another January 1, another Polar Bear Plunge at Alki Beach.  This one was particularly crisp — 33 degrees outside with four inches of snow about four miles away.  45 degrees in the water — it was a quick in and out.

A few photos:

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