the hills are alive

I had a hard time choosing a photo to go with this month’s light quote for my one little word. Only because I wanted to share something old from Greece. I opened that folder. And fell head-first like Alice down the rabbit...

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on a lighter note: kauai

Recently, I was asked about “can’t miss spots” on the island. (Hi, Nina!) This is the first attempt to answer that question. As you will see, it’s not very specific. There is more to come. Our first trip...

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three things on a thursday

1. Since we returned from the airport, Kaylah has been looking behind us when we come in the door. Dogface knows that Kristina was just here. She is impatient for Kristina to be the next person to walk through the door. Soon...

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a little bit of Athens

I know, I know. For the hundreds of (okay, well over a thousand) pictures I took, and all the pages of stories you know I have written down, how could it be that I’ve shared nearly nothing of it here, yet? I’m not...

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why I don’t go on vacation

Just after we returned from Greece, I wrote this in the first pages of a new moleskine.  I’ve been pondering it since then, as we have had visitors, as we talk about the trip, as we look ahead to school in a few weeks. We...

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