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Chelsea Slaven-Davis
I am a mama, a reader, a writer, a picture-taker, a learner, a maker-of-things.
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Today, it has been one year since my husband's father died. This is something I wrote last spring. It is about my experience of reading Proust and watching, from a terrible distance, Sebastian grieve for his father. But mostly it... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2014 at lady i swear by all flowers
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This dear, sweet, FUNNY boy is four years old. FOUR YEARS OLD! In his four years of life, he's never celebrated his birthday in the same place two years in a row. He's celebrated half of his birthdays in Kansas,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2014 at lady i swear by all flowers
Jillian, they're from IKEA! They were the least expensive option when we were living in the city, and I really love the design. This might be due to the fact that they've moved so much with us over the past two years, but they are falling apart pretty badly now. We'll have to come up with a different option soon, sadly. +Chelsea (http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/50248541/)
Toggle Commented Jan 19, 2014 on SOME HOLIDAY CHEER! at lady i swear by all flowers
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I have such hopes for you. And a vague, get-no-sleep, but get-it-done idea of how to realize those hopes. I feel a little shy about naming them. That old if-you-say-it-it-won't-come-true feeling. So I think I'll keep quiet for now. And... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2014 at lady i swear by all flowers
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2013 was maybe the hardest year yet. Much of my inconsistent presence in this space was due to how crazy hard the past year was. There isn't much visual cohesion in this post. But it was such a scattered smattering... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2013 at lady i swear by all flowers
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Cheers to these lovely, dark days, and a bright new year, from us to you. XXOO, +Chelsea Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2013 at lady i swear by all flowers
I am everyday awed by his beauty, inside and out, he has such a rich inner world and such a sparkly outer shine! Thank you for your kind words! +Chelsea
Toggle Commented Nov 24, 2013 on AND NOW HE IS FIVE at lady i swear by all flowers
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