Tag Archives: Grow

The night before…

We had our last practice tonight, Josef and I. The universe knew it, and threw in some special moments to mark the occasion. A yoga class was finishing up as we were starting. Several people stopped to watch us, which … Continue reading

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Wherein I try and dance…

I met him. My dance instructor. His name is Josef, he’s been a latin and ballroom dance instructor for 40 years. All of his experience and all of his skill didn’t mean he looked down at me – someone who … Continue reading

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Back to school voice mail.

I just called Memere. She wasn’t there, so I left a message on her answering machine. It went something like this: “Hi Mom, it’s Julie. I was just thinking about how it’s back to school day today, and ya Jeff … Continue reading

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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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So much #bloominglovely

I don’t want to be that person… the one who worries too much. But if we are having this kind of a May, what is August going to be like? I shall channel my inner Scarlett and worry about that … Continue reading

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Blooming Lovelies – start of May

What a weekend. Weekends like this are what they made the word “glorious” for. I wish I could have squeezed as much in as I tried to, but I had to listen to reason and postpone some stuff. The bits … Continue reading

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Blooming lovelies – end of April

Forgive me any typos in this post, my hands are a little frozen. I was just outside playing with the macro setting on my camera – and I came up with some snapshots that I love because they show all … Continue reading

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