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Potato Harvest

Devon planted and tended the potatoes plants in our front yard the entire summer: He did an amazing job gardening: last evening when we picked the last remaining potatoes, they were the largest potatoes we’ve ever grown (and also possibly the yummiest): We’ve been growing potatoes now for about five …

Fire Starter

Devon was so helpful last time we made backyard marshmallows that this time we mostly let him run the fire pit by himself. He’s really proud of his wood chopping skills: After a few too many marshmallows and glasses of juice (and wine), our backyard party advanced to the point …

Backyard Party

It was a busy weekend in our backyard. Devon got a set of bocce balls — he loves smashing things: Later during our evening dog walk we scavenged a fire pit someone left on the curb. Devon is getting as good at savaging as his old man: He’s also good …