Category Archives: General

Doppelganger

This is my Dave and his doppelganger at the airport… My mom, sister and I were watching Dave and this man to his left stand in exactly the same posture.  With their high riding pants, white shoes and stripped polo … Continue reading

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Vanilla Cake with Rum Glaze (gluten-free)

My friend Kae and I had a housewives day last weekend.  We baked some delicious gluten-free cake!  We baked 2 – 8 inch round cakes drizzled with rum glaze (so we could each have one).  Yummy!!  Hubby and I added strawberries and … Continue reading

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My Friends at Alki

After my students got so excited about all of the shells and rocks my teacher friend and I brought back from Alki, we decided to have a family outing with our students and their parents. This past Saturday we met at … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patty’s Day

The best St. Patrick’s Day treat!!  Hope you enjoyed one as well!

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Eastside Firefighters Pipes and Drums

Last weekend I happened upon this group at A Terrible Beauty restaurant in West Seattle.  They were AMAZING!  And really, what is better than some firefighters in kilts playing Irish music? Firefighters are not usually my forte because I come … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast

I love photos of fire and there is such a stark contrast between the dark wood and the bright flames. Panda has contrasting colors on his face… hehe poor Panda.  (It was his idea to post himself as contrast by … Continue reading

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A Rough Two Weeks

I apologize for my prolonged absence. Two weeks ago looked like this: Except Saturday began like this (plus more snow and rain): It ended like this: I ended up in the ski patrol with a sling and a bag of ice.  … Continue reading

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Bringing the Beach to the Classroom

In my preschool class we have been learning about West Seattle.  We went for an adventure on Friday all around the community visiting the park, the Les Schwab, the fruit stand and looking around at the totem pole.  Alki Beach is a great … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Indulge

Indulge to me ALWAYS means food.  If you have been around this blog a while you may know that I have a very strong relationship with food.  Sometimes it is love-love sometimes love-hate.  But whatever the feelings, food and I … Continue reading

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Magus Used Books

I ❤ Bookstores! It makes me happy to wander about used bookstores because you never know what treasure you might come across.

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