Category Archives: border family separation

Saturday @Home ‘Cuz No Gigs

Saturday, February 15th 2020 . Boy wants a fancy skewer for his V8 …too. . #Happy@Home . Also, I don’t remember why I was down on the floor, but I must have looked comfortable.

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CircusKitchen Animal Care

February 2020 Greetings Beloved Animal Care Giver! THANK YOU for volunteering to take care of our five magnificent beasts. First up, Les Chats. 1. FLASH: The Slow One Here’s a big, dumb, shy, black & white fellow; ITCHY HEAD. He … Continue reading

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Skyline: OMG Wait, What? Eek and… Farewell

February 1st 2020 . Today is the day my parents evacuate my childhood home, in “Oakland,” California. Except it was never “Oakland.”  To me it’s “Secret Magic Unicorn Oakland.” It’s not the Oakland you think about, or even one that … Continue reading

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Kids in Cars with My Sister and Me

Friday, January 31st 2020 Although I spend most of this day with our Mom, it is my sister and our kids whose pictures I capture (even if by video chat).   Here is my sister going somewhere with her little kids: … Continue reading

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While I’ve Been Away

Friday, January 17th – Friday, January 24th So here I am at a medical clown conference in Dallas, Texas, away from my precious flamly for eight days this week, and it is my daughter –with Daddy’s help– who is heart-beating … Continue reading

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Camping: Frost Mountainview Yurt ~ December 2019

December 27-30th 2019 2019-12-30 Frost Mountainview Yurt Camping [5:12]: https://youtu.be/gmlvY5_kVEk . Drawing, Charading, Reading ,and Whittling . Mom tries to get her face together . Sledding forward imperfectly . Ukeoke by an open fire . Let it snow… . 🎼Bacon … 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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