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San Jacinto, Ca
I am the hardest button to button
Interests: parenting, music, writing, unschooling, art,
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The first time I heard this band, I was hooked. It was this song, I randomly typed Head and Heart in YouTube's search bar. A friend and I were talking about how the head and the heart never agree with each other. It makes sense but, really can be daunting.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2011 at The Soundtrack of My Life
Ever hear a whole album that just speaks to your life at that moment in time. Ukulele Songs did that for me. When I ordered the CD and Vinyl I wasn't sure of anything except that I like Eddie Vedder and ukulele's. From the first note and breath of Can't... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2011 at The Soundtrack of My Life
We woke up yesterday, a bit late. For some time we have had a scheduled field trip of sorts to the LA County Fair. In the past our family has participated in this, although it has been some time. It was foggy, a bit chilly and humid as we scurried... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
We have been in the house way too much. So I checked our local libraries schedule and found some fun free activities for today. Jimmy had the van at work so we walked, scootered and wagon pulled. It was pretty hot outside but, we lived. Here are some pictures. Hezzie... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
This is me beore an art show on Saturday. I went with Jessica and Nobe, we also went to the Pomona Art Walk. We had a pretty amazing time and some good food. There was some good music as well. At the end when we left I wanted to stay... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
I just read my dear friend Jeremy's post on this band. While he digs into particular LP's of a bands, you know's all about the song. Something new here, a song not really related to my actual life. However, I do listen to this song quite often. When I... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2011 at The Soundtrack of My Life
This is a picture of my cousin Rosalie and me. I think she was five and I was four when this glamorous picture was taken. For some reason we were always having pictures made together. She has always been very poised and congenital whereas I have been kind of goofy.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
my stove would not stay lit so we ventured out for $1 burgers Maggie is always asking "Where's Shadow?" I find him in the oddest places. Like here, he was on my kitchen counter next to the stove. I am thinking he smelled the tacos. Hezzie loves playing in the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Dexter and Joaquin cleaned the room REALLY good. A great way to start the day. After much coaxing and a knot the size of my chubby fist, Waylon let me braid his hair. He was afraid that I was going to cut off his beautiful brown curly locks. No way... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Took Miss Maggie to mail a card she made for her friend Gabi. She was excited and picked out a pretty heart stamp. We took the change and went to buy some foods. As you can see we do enjoy eating beans of all types. Miss Maggie took this of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
These are pretty much two of the most awesome boys I know. Dexter is 11 and constantly amazes me on the guitar. He has been wanting to learn jazz and blues guitar. Since we were just not about able to come up with the funds for Berklee we sought out... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
I have been so busy. Just keeping up with daily things and new projects. The kids have been doing great. So many little projects. I'll just post pics. Me and D-Rex on a mommy-son date Jessica and I hiking Acoma melon we grew and ate. Hezzie with MannieQuinn. I am... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Today was the family reunion for my mothers family. There we many people there and actually many people missing for various reasons. All in all it was a good time. Before the reunion my cousin came by. She went to see her daughter who turned 12 before she came by.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
I am feeling a bit blue. Not entirely sure why. Maybe ending nine years of breastfeeding and still longing for one more baby has left me sad. Maybe because my sister just had a baby and it seems I am being held at bay from speaking to her. Or maybe... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
All of my posts have been about songs that relate to my life in past and present. This absolutely only brings amazing images into my head. I found several pieces by the artists and this is my favorite so far. That may change. I am thinking a dark star lit... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2011 at The Soundtrack of My Life
I have purple hair and my Eddie Veddar album came. Am I too old for colorful hair? or too young? I think it's the right hue. I get lots of compliments when I am out with my purple and black hair with red lips. Mostly from drunk cholos and old... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
I have had weight issues for most of my life. I have discussed them on my blog before. But, lately I have come to love all my curves and respect them for what they are. Every inch of my body I once loathed I have grown to understand. There is... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
This weekend was so crazy in a very good way. I did some writing on request and was told it was really amazing. That made my weekend amazing right there. That was great. Maggie spent Friday night at a big slumber party. Apparently she was cracking jokes and being fun.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
This morning when I was taking my vanity picture because, I am so very vain....I noticed a familiar problem. One eye appearing smaller than the other and one eyebrow lower. Some years back I had Bells Palsy. I woke up with half of my face paralyzed. Let me tell you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Explosions In The Sky is an instrumental group hailing from Texas. In the midst of big hair, big country, big buckles and big hats comes some amazingly moving music. No words are needed to feel what they are trying to convey. It's no wonder that they did the background music... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2011 at The Soundtrack of My Life
I got up siper early to clean up and all that jazz. I will post more on that come fall. :) Today, I am once again attempting my Uke. Seems everytime I grab is Hezzie grabs it. How nice is that? We are going to get more hens today as... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Last night was an amazing night. My friend Anegla and I went to a concert at Pechanga Resort and Casino. The opening act was The David Mayfield Parade and the headliner was none other than The Avett Brothers. All I have to say is that this experience was amazing. I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Yes, we got some more animals. We now also have a guinea pig and a bird. The kids are very excited and love them already. Maggie holds the guinea pig like a baby. Joaquin and the bird have become fast friends. The bird sits on his shoulder and also, now... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Still not satisfied with the new blog name. I may drop the love. There have also been changes in my appearance and life in general. We are preparing as a family for a few things coming. One that is quite exciting and I can't talk about quite yet. Cleaning out... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!
Keyword is learning. While I do not have any current "full body" pictures I assure you I have a full body. If you were to meet me say, at the local store or at the park you would know I am overweight, curvy and have given birth to five children.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2011 at Oh, What A Spectacle!