It was a fun week, with out of town visits from Tim, son Jack and Hoke X Cricket daughter Sweep from Vegas, and Shelly with her two dogs Shae and Sweep's brother Rowyn from the San Diego area driving up for a visit and mini dog family reunion (see www.morganriveraussiepups.blogspot.com for those pictures). And, Friday was our 32nd anniversary, which we celebrated with a late lunch/early dinner at Camp 18 (www.camp18.com) about 3 hours north of the ranch. Shelly had never been there so it was something of a treat for her. Of course, it was a treat for Dale too, as he started dreaming about those monster razor clams and cinnamon rolls weeks ahead of time.
Just a little perspective on exactly how big that centerpole is. Shelly poses with a new pal