Posts Tagged Cashmere Washington

My Super Bowl

Two years ago we drove to Cashmere, Washington to see my youngest grandson, Nathan, play football. It was  a trip I’ll never forget.  This is the story I wrote the day after the game. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Ten ~ Workin’ the Bugs Out

Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Ten!

Workin’ the Bugs Out

We got back to College Station last night, and things didn’t go that well. But, I’m not here to tell you about the little problems (one of them was ants, thus the title of this piece), because that’s not what I preach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Eight & Nine! ~ Winding Down

Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Eight & Nine!

Winding Down

Well, the vacation is almost over, and day eight was spent winding down from the excitement of the big game. We had breakfast at our hotel with Bill, Meegan, and the boys, then watched the Alabama/Texas A&M game at their house. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Seven! ~ How Ya Like Me Now!?

Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Seven!

How Ya Like Me Now!?

After watching Nathan play football last night it’s hard to even concentrate on the other stuff from day seven of our trip! Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Seven! ~ Who Could Ask For More?

Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Seven!

Who Could Ask For More?

When Nathan was leaving the house to go suit up for the game, I told him, “Have fun, and play every play like it’s the last one you’ll ever play.” As I sit here this morning reflecting on the game and writing about it, I’m thinking maybe he took my encouragement to heart. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Six~ White Lines and Wheat Fields!

Foobaw 2013 ~ Day Six!

White Lines and Wheat Fields!

The morning of day six found us in eastern Washington, and all we could see for miles was white lines and wheat fields. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw Trip: Wrap Up

I apologize for the delay of this final report on our “Foobaw” trip, but it took me a few days to get caught up!

First off, I have to re-visit “The Game”. My son, Bill likes to talk about how the Cashmere Bulldogs won the game because they never gave up, but I think he’s romanticizing things a bit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw Trip: Day Three

 

Trevor went deer hunting, Meegan went to work, and Nathan & Bill went to breakfast with us. Great breakfast at a locally owned restaurant in Wenatchee, and I get the distinct impression that, to Nathan, any breakfast is a great breakfast. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw Trip: Day Two

Unbelievable! Outstanding! Incredible!

Those words and any others you or I might come up with cannot adequately describe the high school football game we saw last night! It was, without a doubt, the most exciting high school game I have ever witnessed. Read the rest of this entry »

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Foobaw Trip: Day One

The flight to Seattle was awesome! We were treated to one of those rare days when the skies are relatively clear as we approached the city. We were flying low as we passed Mt. St. Helens, and could see the huge crater where the side of the mountain had blown away. Read the rest of this entry »

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