Category Archives: memories

Long weekend fun

One of the perks of being a wooden toy maker is that when you are in need of a fire there is always plenty of wood scraps around to fuel it.  We try to reuse our scraps as often as possible but there are scraps that just are not usable because of their shape or [...]
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{this moment} Oh hail!

{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. Thanks Soulmama! What a stormy week it has been all over the US!  I hope that everyone is safe and well.  Our [...]
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{this moment} Airplanes and Uncles

{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. Thanks Soulmama!
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Happy Birthday!

Six year ago today I was starting one of the most amazing journeys of my life.  I was in labor with my oldest child, Stella.  For nine months I had dreamt of this day, I had imagined it, planned for it and secretly been terrified of it. I wasn’t worried about pain or contractions or [...]
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{this moment} barefoot, finally

{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. Thanks Soulmama! Just in case you missed it earlier this week check out my bookcase potato patch tutorial!
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{this moment} Pony love

{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. If you’re inspired to do the same, leave a link here to your moment and join in at Soulemama. (I’m not sure who [...]
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Another Chapter

Today begins the third decade of my life.  In thirty years I have accomplished so much and have ended up on a path I could not have foreseen.  Life is truly amazing, though sometimes we are too busy and to caught up in the moment to fully appreciate it. My mother called me last night [...]
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Four years ago today…

I married my husband.  It would have been hard to see the life we have now from were we stood then but that is what makes life a bit more exciting.
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