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The August Break: Seven

Wondering what the August Break is? Check out this post. 07. Five facts about me One. I love collecting unusual plants. This is a spotted bee balm, and I got it at the Friends School Plant Sale this year. Isn’t it incredible?   Below is ground nut vine, (mingled with virgin’s bower clematis.) It grows all over the […]

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Sisterhood of the World Bloggers

Thanks to Sara Mutchler of Writing with Bangles for this nomination and for passing the baton in my direction! Here’s what Sara said about the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award: I hadn’t heard of this before…And even though I’m not sure who started it, the ultimate result of this award is women nominating other women in […]

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Week in the life: September 14th

A peek into my week The outline below was inspired by The Scattered Life Collective vision of Cynthia Lee. out the window Fall flowers spied on my walk to work this week: Coreopsis (tick seed) and sedum (pictured at left.) on the menu We had delicious fresh turkey sausage from our local Lakewinds Food Co-op […]

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Dancing all your days

I was listening to the song Dancing Daze by the Avett Brothers while driving Dylan to his Waldorf camp with Miss Monique this morning. So grateful that after a very serious childhood and early adulthood, I too am finally learning how to dance my days. And Dylan is the ultimate inspiration for me. These lyrics fit […]

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Sunshine Playlist

Today is cloudy and overcast and the recent snowfall has turned from a fluffy white to an icy gray. The glow of the new year has past and we have arrived at the slogging stage of winter. As the French so aptly say, “Il faut durer.” As you will know if you read this blog […]

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Why so much music?

When a little girl, I longed to be a ballet dancer. There was no money for lessons, so I watched wistfully as my friends tied on their shoes and went to class in a dusty school gymnasium on Saturday mornings. A Canadian girl, I fantasized about auditioning and making it into the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School. […]

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Wondering where the lions are

“And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together…” Isaiah 12.6 Bruce Cockburn asked me to sing “Wondering Where the Lions Are” along with him Monday night (OK maybe he didn’t ask only me, but still…) My Baby […]

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