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Home again, and the mango bread recipe

I’m home from a fabulous few days away. On some crazy whim/inspiration I drove 1070 km from Saturday to Tuesday and loved every minute of it. I loved my visit to my cabin, loved my visit with my darling daughter Kerstin, Adam and our…

May 26, 2016
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A Sunday painting en plein air with Opus

Hey, I was just so excited for today to come because today is the Opus outdoor painting challenge day. I already scouted the Opus painting corridor and decided that I loved the quiet of this little creek in the green space. The theme was…

May 15, 2016
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Eric’s art challenge: sky

Helloo, helloooo! Long time, no DC. I’m so happy that Eric has called a new DC, Drawing Challenge, which has now been renamed AC, Art Challenge. (And it’s our 194th! WOW) It’s so lovely, and I think Melodye suggested it first, but it’s true…

May 14, 2016
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Painting on ephemera workshop day

Hi everyone, It’s been a wonderful week round here and lately I’ve done all sorts of things which have taken me out of my comfort zone…and survived them! Last night I was asked to teach a painting on ephemera workshop at my local Opus…

May 13, 2016
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Little girls!

How lucky am I? My daughter Kerstin brought my three granddaughters to stay for a few days. My goodness those girls are growing like the peas shoots in the garden. Practically right before my eyes. I can hardly believe that Ever will be 6…

April 27, 2016
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Hello from Sunday night

Hello from Sunday night guys and hello from the beautiful Reifel bird sanctuary. I’m so happy that on this beautiful, sunny spring day, I had a chance to drive out to and walk around the Reifel bird sanctuary. I love it here. I do.…

April 17, 2016
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Love letter: dear legs

Dear legs, This girl, who was really a mermaid, only no one could tell on account of the legs, ran so fast that she went right off the edge of the world. Swoosh. Just like that. First she fell with her legs straight, like…

April 16, 2016
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Love letter: Dear Intuition

Dear Intuition, The voices made me do it! Love, V Last night I had the sudden urge to read pages from a journal that I wrote 11 years ago. Aside from the questionable prose style, and the pretentious critique of Jung, and the efforts…

April 5, 2016
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Love letter: Dear morning

Dear morning, I don’t know how to explain it. You burn into my memory like a memory is supposed to: Six am waking up. Grandma bringing in a cup of hot tea. My skates on a towel in the corner of the room, waiting…

April 4, 2016