I noticed a lot about myself and my family during the
We are not exactly the Ingalls family. (Although I love watching the Ingalls on television.)
We function much better with running water, electricity, and telephones.
Sitting together telling stories and talking gets very
The boys are not very fond of sitting around the fire and making dolls out of corn cobs.
Daniel is very impressive with the noises he can make using his armpits, but even that gets old after
Matthew was very frustrated that he could not call his girlfriend, even though he had just talked to her
Our water comes from an electric well.......and we do not have an outhouse. I'm just saying is all.
We all realized we apparently spend way too much time on the computer. It felt almost crippling not being able to get on line.
We kept going around the house trying to turn on lights. Over and over.
The only person not bothered by the lack of electricity was Allie, but that is only because she does not have to plug the couch in to sleep on it.
Shannon and I have always thought we were survivors (of sorts). We've been camping several times. We go for hikes. We even have a manual can opener.
Luckily after a few