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Quarantine UkeOke #7.11 – Happy BDay CJ!

Saturday, July 11th 2020 – Quarantine Day #1??             . Song:  Happy BDay CJ By:  Mom . 2020-07-11 Quarantine UkeOke #1** – Happy BDay CJ [1:35]:  . ♥

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Out in the Woods We Saw a Bear!

Sunday, July 5th 2020   Warning:  This is unedited footage created in the heat of the moment of our sighting.  Watch at your own risk! 2020-07-05 The Other Day We Saw A BEAR! [1:46]:       ♦

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Quarantine UkeOke #86 – #BLM Chants

Sunday, June 7th 2020 – Quarantine Day #86             . “Song” – BLM Chants  By: Black Lives Matter / Defund the Police .   2020-06-07 Quarantine UkeOke #86 – #BLM Chants [3:21]:  . ♥

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Quarantine “UkeOke” #83 – #BLM Chat

Thursday, June 4th 2020 – Quarantine Day #83               . “Song” – #BLM Chat C/o:  Yours Truly .   2020-06-04 Quarantine “UkeOke” #83 – #BLM Chat [5:55]:  . ♥

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AT RISE: Helicopter?

Tuesday, May 26th 2020   AT RISE: CJ & Mommy are tickle-wrestling at bedtime.  An audible rumble begins. MOM (to herself in her head):  Fart.  A fart.  My daughter’s fart.  Of course.  Wait, what?  Is she still farting?  IS that … Continue reading

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Quarantine Cousin Time at the Pahk

Friday, May 15th 2020 A gorgeous afternoon -in spite of actual tornado warnings (?)- attempting social distancing at Lincoln Park in Somerville MA. . 2020-05-15 Quarantine Cousin Time at the Pahk [0:55]: (Note, this was indeed in May, not “June.”  … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #59 – Cupid

Monday, May 11th 2020 – Quarantine Day #59         . Song:  Cupid  By:  Sam Cooke . . 2020-05-11 Quarantine UkeOke #59 – Cupid [7:17]: .   ♥

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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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Thank You Bernie

Tuesday, April 8th 2020 Aaaaaand the hits keep coming. #FightForJustice #NotMeUs 💔

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Arts and Crafts with the Surgeon General

Saturday, April 4th 2020   Another day in this Bizarro Alternative Universe World.  Yesterday the U.S. Government changed their website to accommodate the First Son-in-Law’s claim that the federal stockpile of protective gear “Isn’t MEANT” for the PEOPLE, and today … Continue reading

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