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Olympic Treats

To celebrate the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics in London, C and I made a few treats: Torches!   Flags!   Gold Medals! I can’t take credit for the ideas;...

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I Heart Spring

I love the approach of each season every year, but I really, really love Spring. It’s warm enough to improve the garden, but not so hot that I fear heatstroke...

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Kersmash

The Accident Two weeks ago today I was in a car accident. I won’t go into the details of the accident since the claims are still pending, but it resulted...

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Mrs. Lafitte – what a woman!

I’ve been concentrating on Frank’s side of the tree again, trying to resolve the tricky Livaudais clan relationships. Each member had about 6 names and between the French/Spanish/French ownership of...

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Our Little Runner

Christopher ran his first* half-marathon yesterday with his dad, the 3M Half-marathon here in Austin. They both put in a lot of hours to get the boy ready, and the...

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Shout out

I’ve really got to be better about getting Christopher’s pictures taken. Professionally, I mean. I take a lot of semi-decent pictures of him with my DSLR and many more with...

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Books: 2011 Wrap-up

I’d hoped to read 60 books in 2011.  I didn’t hit that goal, but I managed 47, which was eight more than I read in 2010. (Frank, by contrast, ended...