Category Archives: Family

A Little Hometown Celebration

Summer is in full swing here, though we have not had a lot of hot, sunny days.  Rain, rain, rain and more rain. All that moisture has made everything very green, which I love. We were also fortunate to have … Continue reading

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It’s Been A While

Summer and fall have come and gone.  Fall gave us some fun times in the leaves. She raked them up and then enjoyed the fun of the great big pile. We adopted an 8 year old dog – mountain cur/hound … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

We celebrated Mother’s Day with lots of good food. Adia’s Home Ec cooking assignment came at the best possible time. She planned and prepared the meals today. The preparations began last night. First up, cilantro lime marinade for the shrimp. … Continue reading

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It Might Be Spring

It wasn’t warm. But the sun was shining. I couldn’t resist stepping out into the sunlight. When I saw these, I got really excited. This has to be spring, right? Crocuses! In fact, it was so nice out that the … Continue reading

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Winter Weary

The end of last week the sun came out and some of our ice and snow began to melt. I took a detour on my way home and stopped off at the nature preserve to shoot some shadow play. It … Continue reading

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Starting the New Year Off Right

If 2014 follows suit from the first day, we’ll be in good shape. The girls and I started off with chocolate croissants and our traditional Rose Parade watching. Our favorite float was the Grand Marshal’s award winner for excellence in … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

We wish you a Merry Christmas!

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Frozen Beauty

After the snow, the sun came out. It didn’t warm up but it melted enough to create a frozen dreamland underneath the downspout. It looked to me like a frozen fairyland. Magical. We got some magic going on inside as … Continue reading

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Little Bit wanted to go to the skate park over the weekend. She would have liked to have been doing tricks, but it was her first time at the park. It had turned cold on Saturday, but the sun stayed … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

It was just a few days postponed, but we had a fun Halloween Saturday night. The girls were excited to get dressed up. The sun came out after a cloudy day and it was a beautiful evening. Our friends came … Continue reading

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