Monthly Archives: October 2011

the weather is fine!

the weather has FINALLY eased up and we have been able to spend more time outside.  i even attempted to take the kids to the park by myself (which ended in disaster, but they are still having fun when i … Continue reading

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skeleton ladies in the house!

the ladies (from l-r: coral, rosie, marley and iris) are officially installed at riverbend fine arts and ready for visitors!  i hope to see everyone at the opening on wednesday (5-7pm).  there will be wine and day of the dead … Continue reading

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books i have been reading

i think i have mentioned before that i have a backlog of books on my kindle that i don’t really remember purchasing.  i feel like i am playing the lottery each time i pick one.  i have made a game … Continue reading

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almost there…..

well, my final class was last night, and it was bittersweet.  although the trek is exhausting, i am going to miss it.  the teacher and the other students were all really interesting people, and i hope to run into them … Continue reading

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serenita

i have been slowly, but surely, trying to build up the  darks in my painting. it seems like the progress has been very slow, but i am determined to have the background ready before i go to class tonight. actually … Continue reading

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dolls in progress

i have been sewing my fingers to the bone trying to get the dolls completed…well, ok, not the bone, but i do have calluses on my finger tips!! here is the fairy, perched in the garden!  i had a lot … Continue reading

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la sirenita muerta

well, my class only has one week left.  it has been kind of exhausting for me to add it in to the already kind of crazy schedule, but i have enjoyed the class, and hanging with my friend shawnty on … Continue reading

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early bday party

my uncles were nice enough to invite me over for an early bday dinner last night (my birthday is this friday). the squirm scored a new hand me down tricycle, which he enjoyed scooting around on!  and the squirt found … Continue reading

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chillaxin’

it feels like it has been a long time since i shared any pictures of myself on the old blog.  so here is a photo  that mr p took of the squirt and i last night.

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rolling with the punches

or not….it would be better to react gracefully to life’s little ups and downs, but i mostly feel like i fall flat on my face!  but, success isn’t measured in the number of falls right?  but rather in the number … Continue reading

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