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The Christmas Card Phenomenon

We must be settled down here in SoCal now – we’re actually getting quite a few Christmas cards!  Well, make that Christmas photos.  Apparently the current fashion is to mail people a cute picture of your family without an accompanying … Continue reading

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Who I am

Sometimes how you’ve changed sneaks up on you.  I was driving the other day and saw a skinny teenage Caucasian boy riding his bike down the street, dressed all in black.  What I noticed? “That boy needs his hair combed! … Continue reading

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Craziness

These last couple of weeks have been crazy.  Three out of the 6 of us are in school now, although Eliana is only in Kindergarten 3 days a week.  We went to the Birch Aquarium with friends yesterday as our … Continue reading

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Eczema help

My third child suffers from eczema, and I’ve tried it all.  I just tried a new thing, and the results are so promising that I decided to share it online in color with y’all. (PS – I have been perfecting … Continue reading

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Sewing season

I have discovered the truth of “there is a season for everything” in my own life.  I tend to cycle between creative endeavors (scrapbooking, photography, sewing, etc) and once on a “kick” I do a year’s worth of projects…which is … Continue reading

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Monarch Chrysalis

Here are the next phases in the monarch development: The caterpillar is somehow getting its old skin off.  To me it just looked like it was pulsating.  Next step: You can see how it’s connected to the ledge with its … Continue reading

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Caterpillars!

How many caterpillars do you see? I planted these milkweed plants last year in hopes of attracting some monarch butterflies to my garden (now that we live within their range).  We did see a couple flutter around them but they … Continue reading

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