Category Archives: autumn

OFFF : Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival

I love going to this Festival.  I try to go every fall, but as anything, it depends what’s happening in our lives and our weekend.  But this time, it worked perfectly, once again. It was a day to myself.  I … Continue reading

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autumn is coming

I think I’m ready.

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one last swim and jump

We headed to the lake one more time few weeks ago, when the temperature still said 80’s.   A beautiful sunny day.  No wet suits needed this time. A little hike to see the  other side of the lake, and a favorite spot … Continue reading

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in the kitchen

I guess this one is not quite in the kitchen yet. Mark is getting the beans off the plants and shelling them to store for later.  This year, He and Siena planted lots of beans.  We have so many green … Continue reading

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I did a little more indigo dyeing few weeks ago, and Siena placed these thrifted newly dyed goodness to use right away.  Adding a little more blue (still) to our backyard. Not as much bike riding as I hope I’d do, but maybe … Continue reading

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el 18

Before I show you how we celebrated Chilean Independence Day last weekend, I want to take a moment to share the sad news of Chile’s latest earthquake from just 2 days ago.  An 8.3 magnitude, 16-foot wave on the coast of the … Continue reading

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at the lake

We are trying to get as much swimming as possible before summer passes. Luckily some friends had suits for them to wear while playing in the rather cooler water. It let them play for hours in there.  Just what we … Continue reading

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