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Ludlow’s Market

The market. No matter where, farmer’s markets, or everything-markets, are so much fun to visit.  This one was the first one in our trip. Mmm… honey.  Beautiful color! So many handmade goods. Lots of fun to look around. Delicious olives … Continue reading

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Ludlow Castle + Shakespeare Festival

To celebrate Siena’s birthday, our friends Mac and Ros gave us the experience of going to see a Shakespeare Play. As You Like It. When Ros asked us few months before if that would be something we wanted to do … Continue reading

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Ludlow, Shropshire

The day after we arrived in Wem (in Shropshire), at our friends’ home, we headed south to the beautiful town of Ludlow. We had a friend of Mac and Ros join us.  She traveled a couple of hours from her … Continue reading

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Wem, Shropshire

After spending 5 days in London, we took the train up north to our friends home.  On the way to their place, from the train station, we drove through Wales.  So I guess we can say we were there too! … Continue reading

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A different train ride

After spending 5 days in London and having seen our friends Mac and Ros and having said good bye to them too, we were heading back to their home now. From the hotel we walked few blocks to take the … Continue reading

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24 hours and counting…

Last week we arrived in Heathrow, in London, after over an hour wait in immigration and customs, to our dear friends. Such an easy arrival to a new place.  Nothing like last time we traveled to another continent.  This time, Mac … Continue reading

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Oaks Park, Portland

This was the first trip to the park of the year. The kids had lots of fun with a friend. Lucas can ride new rides now. It is really fast how they grow these little persons in our lives.  This … Continue reading

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the swap’s package

It’s been a couple of weeks now since we received the beautiful package from Siena’s swap partner, for the kids’ handmade swap I organized last month.  Look at the tape! It was such a happy package to get. We arrived … Continue reading

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spring cleaning

Every spring, the first few sunny days, brings me the energy for cleaning and de-cluttering, and fixing and getting rid of what we don’t use or need anymore. By then, we’ve been inside for many months, cleaning and using every … Continue reading

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a kids’ swap

Last February I participated in my first blogger’s swap.  I had so much fun and I wrote about it a couple times already.  I am still enjoying my presents as they decorate our tables around the house. After looking around blogland … Continue reading

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