Saturday, March 03, 2007


This was from Cherie:

>Some people build swimming pools in their back yards. But outdoor pools in
>Alaska just won't work.
>Since this particular family lives on the outskirts of Anchorage , they
>decided to build a sturdy, colorful playground for their 3 and 4 year old
>sons, with smooth-stone gravel all around it to avoid knee scrapes and
>other injuries.
>They finished building it on Saturday evening, and the following morning,
>as the Mom was about to wake up the boys and have them go out to play in
>their new play center, this is what she saw from the upstairs window: