World’s Largest Corn Maze!

We started off our weekend by going to the world’s largest corn maze, located just 10 minutes away from us. It is 45 acres of mind puzzling maze, but we managed to do it all in 1.5 hours! Here is the website: coolpatchpumpkins.com





Master of the map

We made it to the first station: Ducati Island!

Corn EVERYWHERE!

We made it to the second marker: Starbuck’s Station


Casey’s smart phone compass came in handy

There were TONS of caterpillars burying in the ground

I got us lost

We made it to the final station!

At “Fort Ford”

The last part!


We made it out!

Here is our map. Red is the right path we took, blue is where we got off track. We did pretty good!

Casey’s Prized Writing Award Ceremony!

Tonight was the award ceremony for the winners of the UC Davis Prized Writing contest and Casey was one of the honored winners! He wrote a paper titled “The Disadvantages of Shod Running for Modern Humans.” He is one of a small group of people that are now published in the 2009-2010 Prized Writing book, and there were over 300 entries! He even got $200 in addition to his certificate and publication! Congrats Casey, we are so proud of you!

You can read his article HERE.





Can you find him on the cover of the book?