Category Archives: animals

Surprise Video Chat with Hubsand

Wednesday, January 15th 2020 . . I don’t remember why he called me, other than Dear Hubsand discovered some video chat functions with his phone. . . Um… Baby? I don’t know what to say… . . Oh my. OK! … Continue reading

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Darling Daughter: Despair and Delight

Friday, January 3rd 2019 That time when Australia is burning and the illegitimate fascist Liar-in-Chief is fomenting war in the Middle East and your house is trashed and your foundations are slipping, but you are a mom and your most … Continue reading

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My Daughter’s Painted Face

For the ages. 💕 December 2019 < Mary’s 5th BDP

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Packing the Winter Clothes

Thursday, December 26th 2019 Prepping for our annual retreat to a winter yurt in Maine, I collect the winter clothes into a pile with one particular peculiarity: Aw, kitty kitty. ☃️

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Christmas Night with Boharts 2019

Wednesday, December 26th 201 2019-12-25 It’s A Bohart Christmas [1:30]: https://youtu.be/wiqlCise2Fk 🎄🎄🎄

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At Rise: SPACE HEADS

Saturday, December 21st 2019   AT RISE:  Mom is slowly waking up on Saturday morning to find herself mashed between Dear Hubsand and Dear Daughter ClaraJane. ClaraJane:  [Lying with her head propped up in her hand, whispering to herself]  Darn … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Cousin Day 2019

Saturday, December 16th 2019   2019-12-14 Gingerbread Cousin Day 2019 [1:28]:  https://youtu.be/SuPw1qgdgf8   Thanks Aunt Elizabeth for giving our family this absolutely wonderful tradition for gathering together! ♥

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