Monthly Archives: June 2011

and…it’s summer holiday!!!

I have never been so grateful for the summer break to begin! Turns out that working an extra part-time job for two weeks was a little more than I bargained for, especially since there wasn’t actual down-time on the weekends!  … Continue reading

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all good things

I was looking forward to Sunday sooo much.  Sunday meant Father’s Day, but it also meant a day where all I had to do was what I wanted to do.  The Friday night birthday/sleepover party with seven girls would be … Continue reading

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where we find time for fun

It was a tranquil scene, this noon hour in the back yard.  Until the water pistols came out. (Pyjama top and swim goggles.  It’s a new look.)  “Wait, wait!  I have to refill!!!”

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This girl is my changable turbulence… my confident adventure seeker… my interesting child who is fun and generous… (Sometimes I wonder if she is everything I would have been if I hadn’t been me and sometimes I wonder how she … Continue reading

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corner view ~ on my wall

  Traditional for Danish celebrations is to put up flags around the house…it’s Elena’s birthday tomorrow! More Corner View Here.

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translation, please

I was foggy enough on Monday not to realize that I can’t be witty (or literate) on four hours of sleep… Foggy enough not to realize that “La Belle Provence” could mean a few different things…but what I meant was…Sonja … Continue reading

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the shortest of nights

Feeling slightly foggy today from a early, early morning trip to the airport to drop off Sonja. La belle provence awaits! Then a quick run to the hospital to take my mom to her early appointment. And off to work … Continue reading

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