Category Archives: family

Her new room

Now to the final look of their rooms.  They looks so pretty, I think.  And most importantly, the two younger people in this house are very happy with their new (looking) space. Siena’s room looks so pretty, I think.  (This picture … Continue reading

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Redo of a room

Last spring break (few months ago now) we decided to paint Siena’s room.   It had been 13 years since we had last painted that room.  We did it when I was pregnant with her, and so we went ahead and … Continue reading

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Turning 13

My oldest, has turned 13. I can’t believe it has been that long since we became parents.  Looking at the pictures of my pregnancy with her and the delivery and first few months, it seems like it wasn’t that long ago … Continue reading

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Dream you can

Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius and magic and power in it. –Goethe. 

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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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Fall In Swim Meet

This past weekend we went to Siena’s second swim meet of the season. It was in Portland, so it was easy to get to and be back home for the rest of the day. When Siena goes to check in, … Continue reading

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