Category Archives: friends

A winter walk and some reminders

I’ve said it before, and I say it almost every day, I love where we live. And I love the rain too.  It makes where we live, the beautiful place it is.  I am glad I took my camera. We … Continue reading

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playdate turned napkins

So we had our friend visiting one afternoon.  We had instructions of laying low, so he came with fabric and patches, and instructions to make napkins.  Love it! But he’d never used a sewing machine before.  So a little instruction … Continue reading

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last few weeks…

The days are going by so quickly.  It seems to happened to me this time of the year.  Maybe it’s the getting ready and all the making that is happening in our home.  There’s crafting, math, reading, Norse Mythology and … Continue reading

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pumpkin patch

On a beautiful sunny, fall day we headed to Sauvies Island with some friends.  It was a no-school day, and we like those, so we can hang out with our friends that go to school. Duck racing… who would have … Continue reading

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celebrating

Last weekend we celebrated Lucas turning 10.  It is earlier than his actual birthday but we decided this year not to mix it in with Thanksgiving and the rest of the holiday celebrations. Also, we thought being earlier, we’d have a … Continue reading

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surgery day

Thank goodness it’s not for anyone we know, not even a real person actually. Siena came home the other day with her friend’s doll, because he had both legs broken in his knee sockets.  I’ve never  seen these dolls, but her friend has … Continue reading

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last few weeks…

Haven’t done this in a long while, but wanted to remember these past weeks at least, because it was a fun and full September.  The past few days we’ve been having fun for sure… … we saw the Super Moon Lunar … Continue reading

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