Monthly Archives: August 2012

Almost to the end of #BloomingLovely

Tonight marks the end of our summer. We have wrapped up our scheduled time with friends, travelling, cottaging. Now a week of laundry and getting back on sleep, eat, and activity schedules before school starts. I walked around the gardens … Continue reading

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The perfect present of presence.

Last night I was alone in my house. My kids and husband were at the cottage and I was in fits. I couldn’t focus on any one thing and there were strange noises, gaping silences, and eerie calm to deal … Continue reading

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Artful accessories

The Women’s Art Festival was today – my friend and I have gone seven years in a row. Really quite proud of that record, actually. She’s a great friend! Here’s our score this year – I’m all about quantity of … Continue reading

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Pari Passu Onwards

I could have written this post months ago, but it never took shape. Alexandria Durrell did a neat blog post that spurred me to write this. Thanks @Clippo. No one gets married with an end date in mind. I certainly didn’t. I … Continue reading

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Olympic writing exercise

We’ve been giving the kids writing assignments. Kid1 is an ongoing project as we work together to keep academics a priority. Kid2 gets added in as younger siblings often do. She’d be writing anyways… this just gives her some structure. … Continue reading

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