Category Archives: Holidays

wish

May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day. –Native American Proverb

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the craft fair

Two weeks ago we went to the first of two craft fairs we’ll attend with a table of our handmade goods, this year.   We love to make things.  We like to craft, try new things, learn something new.  We are … Continue reading

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Halloween

Halloween this year was a scary one.  The day before was pouring rain, the morning was raining hard too, but by 1 pm, the rain stopped and it didn’t rain until later this weekend.  It was a beautiful evening making … 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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decorating the tree

Siena’s first ornament.  Now, eleven years old. Lucas’s first ornament, now eight years old. Our stockings ready to be hung. Something we all look forward to each year.  Looking back at old photos (I made a scrapbook of past Christmases) … Continue reading

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