Category Archives: At RISE

Hospital Clowning: TEAM COMPILATION VIDEO – “Why Hurry?”

Saturday, May 16th 2020 Check out my team gettin’ gussied up for “work!” Kudos to Joyka aka: Dr. Sweetpea for putting dreamwork in the teamwork for this! Such a fun compilation video of some of my favorite clowns. . Why … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #63 – Oh What A Beautiful Morning

Friday, May 15th 2020 – Quarantine Day #63 .       . Song:  Oh What A Beautiful Morning By: Irving Berlin (OKLAHOMA)   .   2020-05-13 Quarantine UkeOke #61 – Oh What A Beautiful Morning [6:59]:   #Fail lol! … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2020

Sunday, May 10th 2020 A glorious Mother’s Day; quarantine be damned.   Personalized menu, Brunchy Feast, homemade cards, lovely drinks and painty crafts *all* afternoon with my healthy flamly. . 2020-05-10 CircusKitchen Mother’s Day 2020 [0:45]:   .   Me … Continue reading

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AT RISE: Who’s a Good Mamma?

Thursday, April 16th 2020 AT RISE:  Mom and CJ are tickle-giggling on the bed.  Mom is on top of ClaraJane sniffling and whuffling her.   ClaraJane starts stroking Mom’s nose gently, like we do the bunny named Boomer who famously fell … Continue reading

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AT RISE Homeschool Edition: Mean Ol’ Marm

Tuesday, April 14th 2020 AT RISE:  It is mid-morning at home.  Mom and Dad are deep into Homeschool Custodial Duties as the children work on schoolwork at their desks. MOM: [To Boy]  Whatcha workin’ on Babe? GAVIN:  Oh, a “Tribute … Continue reading

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AT RISE: Hit Me

Wednesday, April 1st 2020   AT RISE:  It is sunrise on Quarantine Day #19 in an apocalyptic world in every day brings a fresh horror such as the previous day in which Las Vegas starts accommodating homeless humans by painting … Continue reading

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Crazy Bunny Lady Diaries: Sunrise in a Bun House

Saturday, February 29th 2020 . 🐅 🐰

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At Rise: Tube and Blob

Tuesday, February 25th 2020 . AT RISE:  It is morning and Gavin has found a jacket he hasn’t grown out of.  He is about to head out the door to school. GAVIN:  Do you think this will be enough Mom?  … Continue reading

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At Rise: Triple Cat Stack

Monday, January 27th 2019 . AT RISE: The kids are home after school and mom is showing them this photo. Mom: You guys, check this out.  Look what I had next to me today! ClaraJane: [Covers her mouth and squeals … Continue reading

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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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