Category Archives: family

State times

A second is not that quick as I’ve learned.  Half a second even, or tenths of a second… it’s hard to do.  Harder than it seems at least. Siena has been trying to reach state times, since she learned she … Continue reading

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30 years, depending on how you count

We celebrated together, another year together.   A fun dinner after a busy day. Some cheese fondue. And chocolate too.  We’ve changed and learned and grown up so much in all these years together.  As a couple, as adults, as parents, … Continue reading

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A sample of what the swim meet was like this weekend

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Last few weeks…

… we opened an Etsy shop!  We’ve had it for a while, not really updating it or making it work very well, but this time Siena is in charge and it’s been much more fun. … my mom sent me … Continue reading

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We have ETSY!

Let me tell you a little story.  I’ll try it to make short-ish, but the truth is that is so full of love that I can’t keep my words short.  But I will try. I’ve always liked to do crafts … Continue reading

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the last few weeks

2015 has ended and a new year has started. Lots of celebrating and happenings for us. … my nephew graduated from high school, in Chile. … we celebrated Mark going around the sun one more time. … we celebrated the year ending, … Continue reading

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Lucas bounces the basketball around and plays with his friends here at home or any basketball hoop they can find.  He dribbles, he scores, but has never taken a class or played in a team.  This year was the year to … Continue reading

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