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Thinking she might become a conductor

This is Leta’s favorite song on the cassette tape given to her by Jon’s very Mormon sister, and she does this nutty dance to it at least two or three times a day. I’m having a hard time sleeping these days because when I put my head on my pillow and shut my eyes, this [...]

But they were treasures to me

All about my dog “A 10 plus minute Japanese short film about a girl Mika and her dog Marimo.” Yeah, I was just going to sit here and try to observe this video with a cold sense of detachment, but I didn’t even make it thirty seconds without coating my entire face with tears. This [...]

Apple paperweight

Leah and I shopped several local antique stores over the weekend, and I fell in love with this heavy blue paperweight when I saw it at a consignment shop called Emilie Jayne. It feels as heavy as granite, although I’m not exactly sure what it’s made out of. I’ll be making a permanent place for [...]


Mid-yawn, having just caught it from me.

In a previous life Jon was a mime

A rare shot of my husband gesturing while he speaks.