Category Archives: Family Life

Tucson Gem & Mineral Show

The gem and mineral show was in town for the last 3 weeks and we finally went. It has been 10 years since the last time I went, and this time around was so much more fun. The gem show, one of … Continue reading

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Happy 2016!

So happy to be welcoming in 2016! I’ve always had  fondness for even numbered years. I had wanted to make holiday things with the kids, read and make some art over the winter break, but after finishing up 5 art shows … Continue reading

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Busy, busy, busy

Such a busy week! Halloween on an art show weekend is killer, but we made it through.  I had to put some Halloween decorations up, especially because they were requested by my youngest. My oldest even told me how cool it … Continue reading

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Family Vacation

Just back from a lovely little family vacation to San Diego, our favorite go-to summer spot.  We took Freya with us this time and stayed at a pet friendly hotel on Dog Beach. We all had a great time watching … Continue reading

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origami diamond mobile

My little guy loves to do origami projects. He has very agile little fingers and does it quite well, although he lost interest after about four diamonds. Who can blame him! It was kind of a pain to get the … Continue reading

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Happy Day

I had a very happy day out with my hubby yesterday.  First, a latte at my favorite coffee place. Then a trip to the Tucson Museum of Art to see the current exhibits. Then, dinner and dessert with the kids. … Continue reading

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Welcoming 2015!!

Happy New Year!! We traveled north after Christmas, and got to experience the warm sun, some blizzarding snow and drizzling rain.  It was quite the adventure! Then we came home just in time to welcome the new year. The kids … Continue reading

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Mercado Holiday Bazaar Recap

I had a great time at the Mercado Holiday Bazaar.  These art shows are quickly becoming my favorite social outlet. I’ve been making so many new friends and getting to see my favorite fellow vendors as well as seeing returning … Continue reading

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Halloween 2014

Check out my guys! An Elf King (aka Vaarsuvius from Order of the Stick–don’t ask because I haven’t a clue) and the sweetest and bravest little royal knight in the kingdom. Last minute handmade costumes, of course.  I think kids … Continue reading

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Freya’s Birthday

Today Freya turned one. We can’t believe how quickly time has passed since we got her last December. Here she is at 11 weeks. Look at her cute little spotted belly! And here she is now.  She is such a … Continue reading

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