Category Archives: Celebrations

Papá

This is my dad with my grandma.  Feliz Día del Papá. Happy Father’s Day.

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special guests

A couple of weekends ago, we had two special guests.  It was lots of fun to hang out and catch up.  Lots of talking and playing.  But here now, no words needed.

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last week…

Yes, last week was full. Last week… … continuing with our World Unit, we started studying The Impressionists painters of France.  Lots of fun activities. … Lucas went to the pool to play while Siena had practice. … Siena had … Continue reading

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Mamá

My mom in 1947.  This is my mom in 1959. This is a photo of my mom with my Omi, her mom in 1960. They both looks so pretty.  And now my mom looks like my Omi. Feliz Día de … Continue reading

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making : a birthday pillow

It was my dad’s birthday few weeks ago, and I had been thinking for a while, what to make him.  They live in Chile, and I try to make them something for them every time.  Something my mom can’t make … Continue reading

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celebrating

As it has become, the tradition is to get together with our friends on Christmas Eve, and celebrate with a special meal, as I did growing up in Chile. Together, in family, with our dear friends. This year, even more … Continue reading

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christmastime at home

I love Christmastime.  It is my favorite holiday for sure.  And I love it that we can be home, and be together.  It is just perfect. I love the lights, the tree, the decorations, the candles, the making, the gatherings, … Continue reading

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To a New Year : A un Año Nuevo

Happy New Year!  Wishing you a 2014 filled with love, peace, good health, lots of playing and beautiful adventures. Sincerely, from my family to yours. Feliz Año Nuevo Deseándoles un 2014 lleno de amor, paz, buena salud, juegos y lindas … Continue reading

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Peacock Lane Tour

This is one of the trips we do each year during Christmas time, to see the lights on this street.  Peacock Lane Lights. All the lights are amazing. We even saw Star Wars lights with Star Wars snowflakes on the windows, … Continue reading

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Feliz Navidad : Merry Christmas

De Mark y yo y de estas dos linduras que queremos tanto. * * * * * * * * * From Mark and I and these two beautiful people we love so much. Have a beautiful and peaceful celebration. … Continue reading

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