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Emmalina
Canada
English Mum of two living in Canada with my beloved.
Interests: Cooking, eating, sewing, embroidering, homeschooling
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Wow that is an amazing skill you have! I LOVE the green, it looks like spring : )
Toggle Commented Mar 24, 2011 on Spinning at Farmama
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I used to actively fantasise about popping my son into my bag and running out. It does happen but it is torture in the meantime. So glad he is doing well : )
Toggle Commented Mar 23, 2011 on kisses for a birthday at Sew Liberated
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Great to see all the planting going in!
Toggle Commented Mar 22, 2011 on dust storm farming at Farmama
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This post has refreshed and enlivened me as I sit here in my suburban rental waiting for the spring to come so that we can begin building our own country home. I feel I've walked with you, stood around in the snow and breathed in the sweet smell of woodsmoke and cooking sap. Thanks : )
Toggle Commented Mar 22, 2011 on precious as gold at SouleMama
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Chiiiiiiiiiiiiicks! Can't wait until next spring when we will be doing the same. Happy Ostara!
Toggle Commented Mar 21, 2011 on Spring has arrived! at SouleMama
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Thanks for sharing this, something about it just resonated with me. Even just thinking about doing this made me feel calmer! I'll give it a try - when I can make a moment for myself. But that is up to me isn't it?!
Toggle Commented Mar 19, 2011 on Nourish Yourself at Obaitori
Too. Much . Cute!
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Lol, guinness in a glass, very classy! Enjoy : )
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2011 on {this moment} at Obaitori
Just fantastic!
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2011 on this moment at inner pickle
I love this! I can't wait to have chickens and get my boys collecting : ) Here's my outdoor happy moment: http://95acresofsky.wordpress.com/2011/03/18/a-single-moment-5/
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2011 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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How wonderful to read about the purposeful lives your boys lead, filled with real work that helps them grow and contribute to their family. They are already way ahead of many adults in their skill set I'm sure. While I recognise the need for numeracy and literacy I also think that spending time on the 'business' of life is incredibly valuable. Welcome to spring indeed!
Toggle Commented Mar 17, 2011 on 2 Skeins at Farmama
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It is wonderful to hear such good news, I've been thinking of you all. I remember when we took our son home from the NICU, we literally ran out with him strapped in the car seat. We didn't want anyone to tell us he actually had to stay! He's now a strapping nearly 6 years boy but I still remember that day and the bliss of having him home. It will be even better than you imagine : )
Toggle Commented Mar 16, 2011 on two weeks old at Sew Liberated
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That is an insanely cute outfit. I would wear that shirt myself! Mind you the model is pretty fabulous too ; )
Toggle Commented Mar 16, 2011 on Ila's Birdy Shirt at Farmama
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I found your words and the images of your life, particularly moving today. How lovely to be choosing art over laundry! I opened my bedroom window last night and we had the back door open for a lot of the afternoon. Sigh, what bliss this turn of the season is : )
Toggle Commented Mar 16, 2011 on :: right now :: at SouleMama
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So beautiful and filled with happiness!
Toggle Commented Mar 12, 2011 on SouleMama Sponsor ~ ALEWIVES FABRICS ~ at SouleMama
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This is the best idea for an e-course ever! I LOVE the patterns and style of all the garments, genius!
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Love this too cute moment!
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Sending wishes for strength and healing to the Big Man. Blessings x
Toggle Commented Mar 11, 2011 on {this moment} at SouleMama
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I love the idea of a dye garden, so clever! I will be working on a little doll for my son who is 2 on Monday. I'll also be baking for the friends who are coming to celebrate this little person!
Toggle Commented Mar 11, 2011 on Works In Progress at Farmama
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My eldest son just asked me who your daughter is (the picture of her in the greenhouse) and I said "That little girl lives there" he looked at me very confused and said "I don't think so..." he thought I meant she lives in the greenhouse! It is wonderful to see your young ones embracing a purposeful life, I think all children will if given the chance and I'm looking forward to getting my boys out on the land as we learn ourselves. Your blog gives me lots of inspiration!
Toggle Commented Mar 10, 2011 on Family Farming at Farmama
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These are all such great ideals and goals, all something worth striving for. I would love to be more evolved than I am but I guess I just have to do my best and I'll be a bit further along the path in the next life : )
Toggle Commented Mar 9, 2011 on Guidelines for Karma Sannyasins at Obaitori
The heralds of spring! So cute and cuddly, enjoy!
Toggle Commented Mar 8, 2011 on A Happy Birth Day at Farmama
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This made me laugh! It reminds me of something that happened recently. My son wanted to watch a dvd we have, it is a 'back to school' cartoon that someone gave us as part of a pack. He requested it a few times and I said "Do you think you might like to go to school?" He looked at me with a mix of confusion and scorn and said "No, I just like watching the video" like I was the daftest person ever! Put me in my place I can tell you!
Good luck with it all and blessings to you all x
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2011 on ready and waiting at SouleMama
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