Monthly Archives: June 2012

:: June 26 ::

We’re in that expansive time of year. Everything feels so big and wide open. The girls live outside, and I feel like going and doing, which is hugely different then how I normally feel (I am a major homebody). I … Continue reading

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This moment

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words –capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. Inspired by SouleMama

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Sun’s zenith

It was, appropriately enough, sweltering and sunny on this, the Summer Solstice. It was so humid, and nearly 100 degrees here; practically unheard of in these parts in June. To mark the Solstice, the girls picked flowers, then watched me … Continue reading

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The past few days

We have been busy bees around here. Lily and I are trying to get a little weeding done most every day, in the hopes the garden will not succumb completely to the never-ending onslaught of weeds. The girls have been … Continue reading

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This moment

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words –capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. Inspired by SouleMama.

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:: June 14 ::

Yesterday, when we woke up, it was raining. It had rained all the night before and it rained a good part of the morning and then it stopped, and this was all good. I like it when Mother Nature does … Continue reading

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Outside

The girls and I worked in the garden today. Lily ate quite a bit of dirt. She also gummed up basil leaves, from the plants I was putting in, and tomatoe plant leaves. Gracie loves to pull weeds and to … Continue reading

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