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Searching for Spring

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This has been a wild winter.  Since August we’ve lived in our home, a tent, a car, with friends, a rental house, a hotel, our old home, and soon a new place. I’m ready to settle in, plant a few … Continue reading

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spring and seattle

Bright_eyes We went out to a wee farm this week.  Some friends of ours have sheep and their baby lambs were born, so we wanted to go for a visit.  Black_lambie This particular mother was very lenient towards us, thankfully, … Continue reading

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Easter Table

Mini_flowers Everyone is in bed and the bunny has come.  You can have the first peek if you're still up!  I love to decorate our table on this special night. The flowers on my mini tree are miniature flowers made … Continue reading

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The garden and a tea party

I was inspired this week by the artistic trailer of Tim Burton's new Alice in Wonderland. (I haven't seen the movie itself yet.) I just love films that have such an art center. Half the time I could simply turn … Continue reading

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Tiny art steps

Basketball_sewing As some of you may have been informed, this is basketball season for the small set. (If you don't do the year round thing.) Personal confession: tennis is the only sport that ever interested me enough to play. Even … Continue reading

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Plum Beginnings

Plum1 I finished my photography classes, so hopefully you'll see better photos on here. I took the course to force myself out of using auto mode settings. It worked because he assigned homework, and I did my homework. (Unlike my … Continue reading

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Early Spring

Pinks The daffodil appeared under my window today.  The tiny purple and white Creeping Phlox are showing their faces under the cedars, and the ornamental plum burst into bloom just yesterday morning.  However, it hasn't snowed here yet this year … Continue reading

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24 more hours

Darling_of_the_pines The sun was shining and warm for three straight days here!  It felt dreamily like Florida for a brief moment in the Pacific Northwest.  I went a little crazy with spring cleaning and washed every stitch of laundry, opened the … Continue reading

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I love Easter

Daffodils I really do.  I love that it's symbolic of new life, I love the cheerful colors, and best of all, I love the whole "surprise" aspect.  I adore surprises. (Don't forget to write to me about your best birthday … Continue reading

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very best birthday

Chocolate_cake One of the munchkins announced that they'd had their very best birthday tonight.  I was a bit surprised, but then, they'd skipped school, played a board game with their daddy, had pancakes for dinner, a package arrived in the mail, and they finished off … Continue reading

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