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Lisa Dickinson
Colorado
raising hell since 1971.
Interests: photography <br> scrapbooking <br> running <br> interior design <br> reading <br>
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Well hello there friends. This week marks the start of school for my (not so) littles and we are grudgingly giving up the lazy days of summer to get back into some semblance of a daily routine. We bought the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Gettin' By
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I wanted to pop on today with a big thank you to everyone who has sent love and good thoughts this past week. They have been much appreciated and truly a source of comfort. I know that there are people... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Gettin' By
tresa, i'm so sorry about your sweet dog - i know all too well the pain you are feeling right now! sending hugs and love and the hope that all our furry family are happy and pain-free and in a much better place :)
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oh thank you michelle. your words touched my heart and i appreciate you taking the time to share them. :)
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It's been a tough week at the Dickinsons. Our sweet Tater passed away last Thursday, and we've been missing her terribly. For such a small little creature, she was a huge part of hearts and lives. I've been lucky to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at Gettin' By
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If you've been reading here for any period of time, you know that I have a soft spot in my heart for animals and their welfare. As a veterinarian's daughter, I've been lucky enough to be surrounded by pets my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at Gettin' By
ooooh - good idea for fall! i may have to layer it up with a thermal tee and put on some boots leggings!
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thank you, michelle, for that feedback! it's good to know if what I'm saying is helpful, or just me blabbering on. I appreciate you letting me know!
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thank you rebecca!
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Since starting the Wardrobe Wednesday blog feature back in October 2012, I've amassed quite a few outfit photos in my archives. And since blog writing in general has become such a big part of my life, I decided it deserved... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at Gettin' By
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I'm a big fan of page elements that not only add aesthetic flair to the page, but also help reinforce your page theme. And pie charts are perfect for just that! They are a great way to add color and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2014 at Gettin' By
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Today we'll be up bright and early for the last swim meet of the season, and then we're planning a quick overnight trip to the mountains. But the most important event of the day will be the birthday celebration of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Gettin' By
thanks so much for taking the time to comment, helen! i'm happy you did and thank you for your kind words - totally made my day!
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hey thanks michelle! i appreciate you giving me feedback! :)
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Two-page layouts are appearing more frequently in my repertoire, mostly because I think I'm finally getting more comfortable working with this larger canvas. I tend to use the double-page spreads to document moments with more photos, lengthy journaling, or bits... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2014 at Gettin' By
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love & miss you too! :)
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thanks for stopping by michelle!
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thank you lauren!
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i'm actually thinking of doing a series of "infinite 37" photos. It might make a cool future layout :)
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thanks cathy! i can't draw to save my life, but for some reason painting is different for me!
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All of you southern readers get ready to roll your eyes: it is HOT here in Colorado. We don't get too many days over 100˚ but when we do I try to implement the remedies of wearing light-colored clothing, drinking... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2014 at Gettin' By
Thanks Kirsten! The painting is totally inspired by a local artist, Linda Israel. I love her work (but can't afford it!) do thought if take a stab at doing my own attempt ;)
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We had another jam-packed weekend and here's just a few of the things it included! Mike & I celebrated our anniversary on Friday and to make up for the fact that he was in Philly for work, he sent me... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Gettin' By
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thanks for asking beth! it only requires one click-through from my blog and your whole order would be eligible for commission. no need to click-through on each item :)
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welcome to the blog ted & kerry - so glad you're here!
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