creative

quilts and grass and rain

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^ i made a quilt for a friend who’s having a baby… and had a photoshoot with it outside.

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^ grass.

i’m so glad mom taught me how to quilt.

and, our garden seems to be doing okay after the big rainstorm we had.   the ground is still rather damp, though, so i didn’t water today.  and i try to miss the mud under the swing when i’m swinging.

a day in the life.

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^ these pants used to be… pants.  like, down to the ankle pants.  that must have been  long ago.

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^ breakfast: cereal, cantaloupe, and brown cow yogurt.

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^ breakfast number 2: eggs.

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^ baby quilt for a friend

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^ made while babysitting: gingerbread cookies, with [homemade!] vanilla icing, and eyes.

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^ they came in from the pool to decorate the cookies.  first they iced them, then the icing had to harden.  and they were watching it harden.  then they painted them with edible watercolor icing.

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^eating their creations

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^ one of hudson’s crazy ideas…  the pool was too cold, so he filled up this bowl with water, and was trying to make the pool warmer.

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^ reading and journaling in bed

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^ dinner

retreat

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^the first caution tape fell off, so they put more on and tied santa on too, since legally to have things sticking out from your truck you have to have a red flag on it. i remember that from amy doing drivers ed. but then he fell off, and we were sad for him.

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^lunch.

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^reading LOTR

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^em, jen, and shleena

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^belly flop and sunburn

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^jenna

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^room 3

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^lake grace

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^saturday morning.

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^casey’s camera that i borrowed.

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^ropes course

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^second gfa pole throwing contest.  everyone had to wear a kilt.

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^uncle joel

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^jody and steve rescued santa!

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^jenna and i went to hang out in my room.

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^canoeing.

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^passing mom and dad.

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blobbing.

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^santa went blobbing!

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^shawn and santa

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^our lodge

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^notice uncle kevin…