Monthly Archives: May 2010

Happy Memorial Day

For many people, today is probably nothing more than a day off of work to sleep in and possibly have a cook out. That is a shame. It can be that, but please take the time to reflect on why … Continue reading

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Our Little Pirate

Today was “Pirate Day” for CL’s class. When we first got the note from the teacher that it was coming up, I was filled with dread. I couldn’t think of one thing pirate-y to put on the child to wear … Continue reading

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Artwork by the Girls

Made by CV — 9 years old — 2 paintings in watercolor, 1 drawing — May,2010 Third image made (by CV) from her name in cursive at school. Last two images are by CL — 7 years old — acrylic … Continue reading

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The San Diego Zoo

We went to the San Diego Zoo on May 20th. That would have been M’s 30th birthday. We took the kids out of school and hit the road. It was a 4 hour drive there and 4 hours back. It … Continue reading

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Rosemary

I’ve been wondering about this wonderful, HUGE plant in the back yard of my son’s next door neighbor. It had these little blue flowers on it and I started to think that it just might be a rosemary plant. I … Continue reading

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I’m a Kiva Blog List Participant

I joined Kiva’s blogger list a while back. This means that I will be posting some of the posts they have on their blog when they let me know that they have one that they want to share with my … Continue reading

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Kiva — Update on Jonathon Stalls’ KivaWalk across the US

Jonathon Stalls and his travel companion, Kanoa, have completed 79 days and 1,009 total miles so far on their KivaWalk across the country! We’ve invited Jonathon to share more about his adventure with Kiva’s community and, together, we’re excited to … Continue reading

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Poem By CV

Ocean wavy, bluewishing, swishing, whirlingfish, seaweed, shells, crabsinging, fishing, swimmingbig wetwater

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I’m Sick to death of Dora the Explorer

JT has been sick and home from school for two days now. I’m sick to death of Dora the Explorer and all of her little friends on the Nickelodeon channel. I do now know why my granddaughter CL says “Oh … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Gratitude

Today I am grateful that I can give into the lazy feeling that I have because it is Saturday.

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