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kimberly
I'm an artist trapped in the body of someone who has to work for a living :)
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Clone Trooper (year 3) and Princess Leia. I found a fun tutorial on using yarn to make braids for that Princess Leia "cinnamon bun" look- it was so easy I made a pair for myself as well. I bet by... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at kismet art
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Dear Emma Rose, I looked at the changes in these two photos side by side last night and had a "happy-tears" cry. That sweet tiny baby is gone and the sweet girl who is growing and changing so very quickly... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at kismet art
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Dear Ben, Your last birthday before you become a teen is here and I truly do not understand how this has happened. OK, I know how it happened but it is so very hard for me to grasp how quickly... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at kismet art
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July, in photos: backyard at sunset: birdbath reflection: boy have the tomatoes grown in 30 short days: what summer is all about: Fourth of July feast: followed by Fourth of July fireworks: our annual trip to Camille's Black Dog Lavender... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2013 at kismet art
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Highlights from June: meeting a new cousin celebrating my brother's birthday (and getting a photo of the 2 of us): the tomatoes are in the ground: first garden harvest: fedora shopping with Ben: saying goodbye to grade school: saying hello... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2013 at kismet art
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Sep 18, 2013
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Asparagus soup (because I just can't get enough of asparagus this time of year) A field of grape hyacinths in our neighborhood (I have only been meaning to get a photo of this brief bloom for 14 years) Finches in... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2013 at kismet art
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A new favorite family photo (thanks Joe!) Pretty clouds a nature walk near Delta Ponds A Great Blue Heron catching a snake Speed racer egg hunt A really busy week so we colored the eggs Easter morning Waiting... The finished... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2013 at kismet art
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We took advantage of a really sunny spring day and walked down a nature path about 10 minutes away from our home- so many cool sights to see including this turtle: wooly-bear caterpillar our state flower- the Oregon Grape checking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2013 at kismet art
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I love birthdays, yours, mine, his, hers. I love shopping for gifts, and making a card, and most of all getting together with that special someone to celebrate them. And this year I came down with a nasty virus right... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2013 at kismet art
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This years homemade ornaments- for Ben, Bacon made from felt: for Emma, a cone with a vintage snow couple: family cones: a San Francisco Giants cone for my brother: a felt hoop of Oregon that headed all the way to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2013 at kismet art
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Hard to believe it's that time of year again when I gather supplies and a book and ready myself to collect memories for my December Daily. This will be my fourth year working on this project (see December 2008, 2010,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2012 at kismet art
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Emma at 2 months old. Dear Emma Rose, It has only been 5 short years since you became a part of our family. Five. Oh how those years have gone by in a flash of various shades of pink. Five... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2012 at kismet art
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Ben, age 1. Dear Ben, As I sit here writing this note to you I keep thinking of how so very many things change in eleven years. Where you were once just a baby, so small, relying on us for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2012 at kismet art
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When one decides to plant 21 tomatoes at the start of summer do they ever really think about what that means in September? I have spent this past week giving away pounds and pounds of tomatoes as well as thinking... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2012 at kismet art
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Recently I saw a salad similar to this one at a local deli (I didn't try it, just took a good, long look- something the cooks in my family are know to do- many of them also used to bring... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2012 at kismet art
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Summer is passing by in a flash. Every single time I thought about posting what was going on around here suddenly there was laundry to do, plants to water or fertilize or move or prune, water to be swum in,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2012 at kismet art
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What can I say about the 4th of July that can't be said in a few pictures -and more than a few of them are about food :) Would it be the 4th without making Grandma Jones' potato salad?: My... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2012 at kismet art
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In our house nothing tastes quite like summer as much as fresh basil pesto. Our local farmer's market supplies us with basil until the July heat gives our backyard basil a chance to grow. A 5 ingredient recipe? Sign me... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2012 at kismet art
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We spent a relaxing Father's Day morning at my parents house eating breakfast, playing in the sunshine, and getting some time to visit and just be. Papa (my dad) with the kids swinging and being silly in the backyard. Fresh... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2012 at kismet art
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Love this time of year when the strawberries can be found everywhere (especially my own backyard) and that they are red all the way through, so juicy, this is the one fruit I dream of all winter long. Fresh Italian... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2012 at kismet art
One of these days, when we get together, I promise to cook for you :)
Toggle Commented May 10, 2012 on Week In The Life 2012, Day Seven at kismet art
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{start the day out with a double yolk egg, Grandpa Jones calls these "lucky"} {a little morning music} {and some morning cuddles} {Ben's Star Wars postcards hanging from a mobile} {showing little sister the Wii ropes} {a beautiful Sunday} {Emma... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2012 at kismet art