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Quality Time

Monday afternoon Hanley came for a visit and had dinner with us. Of course I asked her for a drawing for Draw A Bird Day. Just like with Lila, it’s so much fun seeing how quickly Hanley grows, and how … Continue reading

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Bird is the Word

April 8 is Draw A Bird Day! I first did this back in 2010, when the day coincided with One Day Without Shoes. I gave my bird shoes that day in recognition of the importance of issues surrounding children’s health … Continue reading

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A house divided

Tom and I, like my father before us, are graduates of the University of Alabama. We found ourselves in enemy territory recently when we spent a couple of nights in Auburn, Alabama’s greatest rival. My brother David and his son … Continue reading

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Coexist

Who says two different fandoms can’t coexist? Not Marika, that’s who. Star Trek’s Uhura, Scott, McCoy, Spock, Chekov, Kirk, and Sulu cross-stitched for Tom by Marika. Twilight’s Edward, Bella, and Jacob cross-stitched for me by Marika. Thank you again, Marika. … Continue reading

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Random Monday

A few new things around The Compound… When Lisa was visiting Marika in the Ozarks, they were apparently flea-marketing and antiquing up a storm. One way that benefitted me: This winged metal dachshund now floats among the various wind chime … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 382

Current Photo Friday theme: Landscape 2014 Landscape times two. (Click here to view larger version on black background.)

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Simply inked

Last Friday, Craft Night at The Compound, Tim told us he’d decided to get another tattoo. He wanted to show his commitment to the mission of Rescued Pets Movement by adding the logo to his arm just under the Keith … Continue reading

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Farewell and hello

I hadn’t mentioned on here the death of artist George Rodrigue in mid December. I first became aware of him in the late 1980s on a trip Lynne and I took to Alabama. Coming back to Texas, we stopped at … Continue reading

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Look Back

My year 2013 in photos. And if you don’t have the five and a half minutes to watch and were just looking for the end-of-year family photo, I’m posting it here for you. Thanks again, Lindsey and Rhonda, for props, … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 374

Current Photo Friday theme: Contemplative (Click here to view larger version on black background.)

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