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Greetings friends, followers, and new-founds! The dial here in our little corner of the universe have been set to auto-fun for the last week, and I’m just now having a moment to “come up for air” and tell you all about … Continue reading
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Well, for those of you who are new here or have not been following along: We’ve been in Santa Cruz for the last month and a half. Woohoo for “short Winter”, Missoula is getting hammered with some of the most … Continue reading
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Echo decided that she wanted to climb the Redwood in Juju and Bonnie’s backyard (not actually pictured above… this one’s just to give you the impression of it, since, regrettably, I took no pictures from under the particular tree in question). … Continue reading
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Tagged #enjoyparenting, authenticity, authenticity in parenting, building connection with children, children, family, family fun, family stories, gratitude, life, modeling, parenting, village life
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If you’ve been keeping up with my latest posts, then you already know we’ve spent the last several weeks in a state of perpetual enjoyment. Snugged up as we are in the lap of Natalie’s family stomping grounds, we’ve been … Continue reading
Juju has been teaching Xi how to yo-yo. He brought over this lovely classic orange Duncan butterfly — straight out of the 80s — and told the girls he wanted them to be able play with it if they liked. … Continue reading
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Tagged "extended family", building connection with children, children, cro-magnon parenting, family, family time, family-centered parenting, grandparents, kid world, life, natural parenting, parenting, village life
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We’ve settled into a lovely rhythm in our Santa Cruzian life. And now, the days mete out their joyful goings-on in pretty cycles to which we’re all starting to sway and dance. Every day has it’s own tidal minutia — … Continue reading
Tagged #enjoyparenting, children, de laveaga park, family, follow your bliss, gratitude, life, parenting, santa cruz, santa cruz farmer's markets, simple pleasures, village life
I keep leaning over to Natalie in our daily travels and saying, “It’s January.” Normally we’d be throwing on our insulated winter boots, several layers of clothes, coats, mittens, hats and scarves, and heading out to shovel the latest snowfall … Continue reading