Black Bear Cottages
Travel Blogs from Big Bear Lake
... 2 p.m. polo match - a first time experience for Norma and Gus, and our second time to see the beautiful animals and the athletic talent of the rider/horse teams.
We kept so busy, laughed so much, created so many new memories - that I'll have to finish it up by just posting some of the pictures!
... in my hair. Then I have to take them out and brush my hair. Then we have brush our teeth. Then we have to put the furry ones in the truck, get into it ourselves and drive to the church". SHEESH, are we busy! After all of that we arrive at the church 1/2 hour early!
St. Elizabeth is surprisingly large. Shouldn't be a surprise as it is the only Catholic church in DHS.
DHS is what us locals call Desert Hot Springs. During Mass I ...
... able to do through Intervarsity(IV) is go to Catalina Island for a retreat. Seven of us from Redlands joined students from Occidental College and the Clairmont Schools for our fall conference. Becca was one of the students and I loved the fact that I got to spend my last fall conference with her. It was a chance to get some good sister time that we haven't been able to find on campus.
The retreat was also a time to re-fuel and learn how to not be so anxious about ...
... owner is not necessarily friendly,
but whatever, he again reminds me (2 times) of the maximum occupancy rule. SIGH!
He is watching us like a hawk. I brought my nephew and 2 nieces over from where they were
staying to swim (in the empty pool) with my kids. We weren’t causing any disturbance. BIG MISTAKE! I guess I am not allowed to have
visitors. This is not in the
contract. The owner summons me
... first rays of sun melted the snow. Joel was smashing some pretty big snow 'boulders' onto the road whilst Dan was flicking snow with the shovel.
We eventually headed off to Big Bear Snow Play, with a morning coffee hit from Starbucks along the way. It's so cheap here, about $12 for two Peppermint Hot Choc, a tall Latte and a Grande (larger) Latte.
We arrived at Big Bear Snow Play just after opening time at 10am, ...