Monthly Archives: March 2011

Spring Cleaning… Something to Throw Out of Your Life?

Spring is a time for “cleansing” and celebrating the renewal of life. After a long hard winter, life has sprung anew. You can see it if you just look out your window at the birds and the plants that are … Continue reading

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Food Art…Worth 1000 Words?

My son Gage sent me some pictures that he likes and I decided to do a post on “Food Art”. This one is by Banksy. What a great way to get across how we “hunt and gather” for our food … Continue reading

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I LOVE This!! The Urban Homestead.

I stumbled upon the Dervaes family and their “Urban Homestead” on-line a couple of years ago. I was captivated. And the thing that made it extra special, is that their homestead is located in Pasadena, CA and I was on … Continue reading

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Does Clutter Make Your Butt Look Big?

You may laugh, but my friend Julie told me about a book she’s reading with this exact title. Well, actually it’s slightly different: it’s “THIS clutter” and “MY butt”; however, I like it better when we’re talking about your butt, … Continue reading

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notes on dinner

Maybe I’m weird, but I’ve always loved Split Pea Soup. I remember that 2 of my brothers (Mike and Pete) and I used to fight over which kind of soup we would get for dinner. Mike liked Cream of Chicken, … Continue reading

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