I wouldn't exactly call myself savvy when it comes to farming and livestock. There was no 4H at my high school and my interaction with animals was limited to the petting zoos at the Puyallup Fair. I did have a cat once and it was called Tiggy. He liked to [...]
As you can see by the giant parkas and mittens in these photos, this post is only slightly belated... by about six months. Though we have had a rather poor excuse for a summer here in England, so you never know. Anyway, back when the temperatures were a bit lower, [...]
As a belated third birthday celebration, we took Lena to the Chester Zoo in Northern England. They claim the title of Number 1 Zoo in the UK and there is also a BBC drama currently being filmed about the history of it's founder, George Mottershead.
A few days before we flew back to England, my mom set up a playdate with some of the newest members of the Christiansen clan. We met up with Marit and her daughter Freyja at the Pt. Defiance Zoo for a drizzly day of animal gazing with our four kids.