|Jeff and Luka on the foggy beach.|
|I just realized I didn't photograph the actual agates we found! |
It's okay, though, because this shot captures most of the experience.
3. I learned that the word "swag" used to mean cash money a few generations back. A student also told me that it was an acronym that stood for something about being gay. Great word to talk about audience, purpose and context!
4. I learned that I really need a housekeeper, at least once in a while. It has really gotten away from me this time.
5. I think I've learned that I don't need cable anymore. Sure, there are things I'll miss, but I'm going to look into getting rid of it. With my Kindle, I read a lot more, both books and online reading. P.S. I really hope paper books don't go away. I like having both.
6. I've learned that you can take a gallon ziploc bag of catnip through airport security in Sacramento and nobody blinks an eye. Thanks, Dad.
|The place we stayed in Trinidad was full of these jars and bottles of agates-- the treasures of a thousand walks on the beach for the family who welcomed us into what is clearly a special place for them.|