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Gypsy
California
I am on adventure! Life is so good! Embracing the thought that things that can brake you can make you strong!
Interests: collecting, victoriana, clothes, altered books, vintage fashion, dolls, 1969 ford torino's, harley's, gardening and of course the beach!, writing, embroidery, beading, david bowie, my boy friend who i adore, he is the one true thing in my life. crazy quilting, old black and white movies
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We were able to pick up Crackers tonight before the vet closed. I need to find a local place to get a plaque engraved for her box. Last of the excruciatingly painful steps of the rituals of death and grief. Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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We are devastated. Cracker's died this morning at 10:00 am. March 1984 -December 19, 2020 Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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I am quiet because I am having a really hard time.... We miss our girl. This is the first time we are real Empty Nesters. The house is too quiet. I was owned by that sweet girl for 36 years,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
Well, Diana, from Discovery of Witches didn't need fancy technology to find one! Giggle Seriously this is pretty cool! Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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The photos of this submerged city just moves me...do you ever feel ghosts trying to talk to you, sad this is covered by a dam. It just seems to have some stories that should be told. I was struck by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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The 3rd Annual Wizarding Artist Society Conference was Thursday, October 1 through Saturday October 3. Each day there was a 3 hour live zoom class. Some of the exercises were easier than others. It is designed not to finish all... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Sep 21, 2020
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This Summer has been rough...I read an email from ToniandKim.com today and this was near the end of it, and I thought it was thought provoking and needed today. As humans, we are all a work in progress. Life right... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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What have you been doing to get through this shitstorm of a year? For me, one of my greatest joy's is watching our wildlife around our home. And I have become fond of the Jay birds. This one is having... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2020 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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The good and bad thing about things coming up and being revisited is to re-evaluate my behaviors and old patterns. And seeing it with some ah-ha moments, that I didn't fully comprehend before. And trying to set up a plan... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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This morning I have been a wreck! I am so upset about Notre Dame Cathedral's fire. I am upset with myself that I didn't go to Paris before this...to never see it, like it was yesterday, I am devastated. I'm... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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The last day of the retreat is always hard, do a little work then clean up and leave...Saying good bye to everyone and going home to unpack. I have an art hangover. And my body is vibrating and trying to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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For the last nine years we were at camp in the mountains here, and so for the first time, I woke up out of pain! I actually SLEPT at MARS! I got up had a REALLY nice shower and everything... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Before I could get to the retreat, I am grateful for my tax return, because it paid to finally fix my Monte Carlo! The damn thing had an ignition switch problem that screwed up my heating and air! So I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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I get annoyed when I face the same issues over and over and over again, maybe in a different form, or a different human being, and I think why is this coming up again? I have done the work. I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Continuing to work on my Storming pages in my journal. It is cathartic, and also touching on so many more things that I have survived. The key word SURVIVED. That is amazing all in itself, but not being bitter is... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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In the class I am taking, Moonshine, the Tarot card pulled for the month of April was the 3 of Swords. Another reminder that I am NOT facing all of my grief. The biggest fear is that I won't be... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Last night I had a sleepless night. I was fretting over the 5K walk for this morning. My head was storming. WTF am I doing? Am I capable of walking the 3.5 miles? I usually hit the wall at 2.5... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Goals being slain! I followed through with pulling a Tarot Card everyday last month! I am keeping it up and gleaning some powerful imagery and relating the cards to what is deeply going on in my life. Reading over the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Day 2 of 31 days of blogging with Effy Part of my art anxiety was actually doing paint to canvas. That whole, who the crap do I think I am, an artist? Yes, I have always thought of myself as... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2019 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Life is hard. Even when you are in a really good place in your life, life is hard. Reminders to myself...I always choose a word for the year, and this year it is two... "Be Kind". And in January I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2018 at The Gypsy on Adventure
I must say that we did get up early, had breakfast at the hotel, I must say I still get self conscience around people, and I don't know why I get so intimidated by strangers! Especially when they stare at... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2017 at The Gypsy on Adventure
Today we got through the rest of Oregon, scooted through Washington, but didn't stop, it wasn't that far to Idaho. Trying to drink more water on the road, because yesterday was brutal I didn't drink anything because I didn't want... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2017 at The Gypsy on Adventure
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Yes so true....but I just have to feel all my feels. Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2016 at The Gypsy on Adventure
Happy Birthday David! May 69 be the best! I downloaded the rest of Black Star today, most interesting album he has done since The Man who sold the World and Low... WGB and I had a nice lunch at Casa... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2016 at The Gypsy on Adventure