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Sorta siblings

Every Tuesday, Owen is lucky to have 2 sweet girls get all sister-y with him. My babysitting days are always filled with laughter, outside time, snacks and play time.  Sometimes they all nap, too!

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On a cold day

My little boy played with new toys near the woodstove and listened to music with his mama. We later ventured outdoors, though and blinked steadily in the icy, glowing day.  23 degrees should come with snow, don’t you think? Returning … Continue reading

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is beautiful. That is all. (photos taken 10/24 by the Shenandoah River along Harpers Ferry by Owen.  kidding, sort of.)

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Not exactly lions, tigers, and bears…

but our fall has been filled with fun animal visitors!  This sweet little fawn wandered over to our yard twice last week!  She seems to share Owen’s love for Kix cereal. Our friends Tim and Dawn own a farm, and … Continue reading

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When it’s the middle of summer, everyone around me seems to be exclaiming just how incredibly, stifling hot it is.  Or, when dark clouds continue to fill the sky and people are huffing and puffing about all this rain, I … Continue reading

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In the past few weeks our little family has adjusted to the warmer temperatures.  We’ve been spending more of our days outdoors, enjoying meals on the porch (easier for my messy mister), strolling around the mountain, and swinging on the … Continue reading

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Perfection–the snowy version

A rush of flurries began on Wednesday afternoon and we enjoyed watching it pile up around our house. By nighttime, the coziness of a winter storm had set in, we were enjoying a homemade pizza, wearing snowman pjs and dancing … Continue reading

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Scenes from the season

Outside:: Our home is adorned with lights and wreaths, and lightly dusted with magical snow. We ventured to a new farm to find the perfect tree. Inside:: Grandma came to visit and love on the babe!  I started to decorate … Continue reading

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One week ago

{November 6}: Waking up to a beautiful fall day, Kevin and I wanted to take advantage of the gorgeous weather and share some quality time together. We decided to take Skylar down to Harpers Ferry and walk around until I … Continue reading

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There is a season

Today is the last day of summer break. Teacher work days start tomorrow; and then, September 7th, starts a new school year. Not only has the calendar reminded me of this upcoming event, but nature has begun to drop her … Continue reading

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