everything is put away and secured for a long winter's nap at the casita. the raspberry plants are all tidied waiting for a new growing season. looks like this could be the start of real winter but time will tell
After the short ceremony, many wives and children ran to hug their husband and father. (or wife). It was so touching to see the many tears and hugs...there was one father that knelt and hugged his little boy. Very moving, even for us that didn't have anyone special in the nat'l guard.
125 local michigan nat'l guard welcome home ceremony at the calumet gym. i have never seen the gym so packed. everyone was given an american flag to wave, some had signs...the welcome clapping was tremendous and touching.
jake pieti shot this buck near his home on oikarianen rd back of boston location with a brand new 20 gauge shotgun and a steady aim. i suppose the shotgun was a single shot because of the careful aim to plug him with only one shot.
We visited my cousin MaryEllen (Anttila) and her husband Bob Tarvainen in Covington on the way home from Milwaukee. Nice visit! when you pass by their house before you turn left to go to Crystal Falls, notice the cute holiday people she displays in their front yard!
this is 8x8 plexiglass and wood construction designed by johnson const of traprock valley. it is designed to carry any snowload that the cc can muster up. should be interesting to try greenhouse gardening next spring.
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people are still asking for the only webpage address that they will ever need, so help them out and send the homeless page url to everyone on your personal email list. also torolaea [at] gmail [dot] com is the email addy to use when sending material for the page unless you go directly to "pie" anhaverinen [at] gmail [dot] com with your info.
Sand Point Charters
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