Monthly Archives: November 2018

Plymouth: Indiana Gavin and the Dogs of DOOM

Sunday, November 11th 2018 What a terrifying close encounter we had today! 2018-11-11 Indiana Gavin and the Dogs of DOOM [28 seconds]:   #lol! Honestly this may be the most favorite video I’ve made since Froot Loops. ♥

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Plymouth: Five or More Beasts of Knotty Pines

Saturday, November 11th 2018 My sister Liz keeps some pretty fabulous company down in Plymouth, Mass. 2018-11-11 Five or More Beasts of Knotty Pines [1:09]:   Here is a 34 second version of same: 2018-11-11 Five Knotty Pine Beasts [34 … Continue reading

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At Rise: Very Stupid

Saturday, November 10th 2018   AT RISE:  Mom is snuggling the children to bed in dark, peaceful, cozy quietude. All:  [Quiet & peaceful.] Mom:  Oh!  you guys;  [Pause.]  *Pffffft.*  [Fart noise.] ClaraJane:  Mom, du-uh!  We know that.  You’ve said that … Continue reading

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Frank’s with Pops & Zachary

Friday, November 9th 2018 Lucky us; dinner with Pops!     OMG these two cousins:   ClaraJane was a bit of a hot mess this evening.  As a calming effort Gavin offered to braid her hair.   To be honest I … Continue reading

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ClaraJane In & Out of Rollerskates

Friday, November 9th 2018 Normal lately is my daughter rollerskating all around overtly whistling. This afternoon she showcased yet another couple of tricks. 2018-11-09 ClaraJane In & Out of Rollerskates [14 seconds]:   ♥

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You Know When Pops is Coming Cuz He’s Here

Thursday, November 8th 2018 Sometimes we’re not sure when Grandpa Pops is going to arrive when he visits us from Minnesota.  Today we have a pretty good hunch.  And when I mentioned this to the kids there was much rejoicing. … Continue reading

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LEARNING TO JUGGLE with Jenny

November 8th 2018 Among other things I have fallen in love with teaching juggling.  Today in fact I had the best teaching session I’ve ever had; with my son and about 20 of his classmates!  It is adorable how these … Continue reading

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