Category Archives: marriage

Homeschool Headmistress: No Please, Come On In

Tuesday, October 20th 2020 It is afternoon, after “school” in the homestead. Daddy is home from work taking his afternoon rest. Mom is spent from her various efforts today, sitting up on the other side of the bed, operating her … Continue reading

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AT RISE: Mountain Mystery

Sunday, October 11th 2020 AT RISE: The Oberhauser Four are sitting on a log in the sun on a mountain eating sandwiches for lunch break during their hike through a technicolor tapestry of New England fall foliage. A gentle breeze … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Grandpa Bruce!

September 8th 2020 Because of the pandemic this year, I couldn’t visit my dad for his 80th Birthday. Hope yeh enjoyed this video instead: 2020-09-08 Happy Birthday Grandpa Bruce! [0:43]: ❤️💕❤️💕❤️

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CAMPING: BOOBs @Shawme Crowell State Forest

Sunday August 2nd – Thursday August 6th 2020   2020-08 BOOB Camping @Shawme Crowell State Forest [8:17]:   . . . . . BOOBs!  Let’s do it again soon. . ♥♥♥♥

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Daddy’s Boo Boo

Tuesday, June 9th 2020 After a demanding day, DLove mentions his foot hurts. I can see the swelling. Having recently been through home training together, ClaraJane and I know exactly what to do. This is how we leave him: 💕

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AT RISE: Back Handed Gammon

Wednesday, May 28th 2020   AT RISE:  It is afternoon after a long day of “Distance Learning” in Corona Quarantine.  Jennifer and Paul are sitting down to destress over a nice little therapeutic round of Backgammon. PAUL:  [Shaking the dice … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #67 – My Darling Child

Tuesday, May 19th 2020 – Quarantine Day #67   .         . Song:  My Darling Child By:  Sinead O’Connor .       2020-05-19 Quarantine UkeOke #67 – My Darling Child [5:54]: .   ♥

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Quarantine UkeOke #65 – Where Did Our Love Go (feat. Smoke Alarm)

Sunday, May 17th 2020 – Quarantine Day #65   .           . Song: Where Did Our Love Go By: The Supremes   . 2020-05-17 Quarantine UkeOke #65 – Where Did Our Love Go (feat. Smoke Alarm) … Continue reading

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AT RISE: Don’t Hate Me

Monday, May 11th 2020 AT RISE:  It’s afternoon of Carona Quarantine Day #59, and the Oberhauser Four are playing D&D (aka: Dungeons and Dragons).  Gavin is DM’ing (aka: He is the Dungeon Master).     It’s been a long day of … 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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