We witnessed the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, from Rexburg, Idaho. It was worth the miserable drive home!
Quick summary, with some drone footage, GoPro time-lapse, and photos.
Just the time-lapse of the front yard getting dark and light again –
Los Angeles Astronomical Society
at Vendor Village
Sunset at Vendor Village
Pup tents and RVs
viewing from the roof
Enjoy the Eclipse. Now go home.
Lining up South 2nd East in Rexburg
Drink the Eclipse
We celebrated our 20th anniversary in Chicago. Here’s a video:
Here are a couple of recent John Mayer covers. I’m increasingly impressed with him as a songwriter, bad boy personal life aside.
These were recorded a couple of weeks apart and I didn’t realize I wore the same shirt for both. We may not be the Young Ones very long.
All 13 of Owen and Verona Slaugh’s children converged on Utah this week. We had a great reunion with plenty of food. Here are a few photos and a video of the pool party.
The big group
Exciting times! After about 14 months of beekeeping, we harvested our first frame of honey. It produced about a quart. I’m not sure what to expect for the full season, but it should be somewhere around 10 quarts.
I decided to document the whole process because it’s the sort of thing I would have appreciated knowing going into it. Here’s the 10-minute video:
Amazon links to some of the supplies we used:
And a few photos –
First jar of honey
First honey harvest