Monthly Archives: May 2011

A Really Long Post Wherein I Talk About My Jaunt Across the Country to the Golden State

Last week my in-laws (Rick and Carolyn) took Eric,  Eric’s brother (Elliot), and I on a spectacular trip to California for my sister-in-law’s (Claudia) graduation from grad school.  <——That must have been quite confusing for you…sorry. We arrived in San … Continue reading

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Lamey McLamestersen

Today was going to be a great post.  My sister and I are working on a music video together about California, and I was going to post it today, but it’s not done yet.  Totally LAME!  So instead, I will … Continue reading

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D-E-X-T-E-R

My nephew Dexter’s letters are complete.  I didn’t do a how-to, but I will tell you a few things about the project.  I bought the plain letters at Michael’s.  It’s not the best place to get art supplies, but it … Continue reading

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Snapshots

My brother Micah (whose birthday was yesterday.  Happy 28th year, Micah!) sent me this awesome video.  It’s not about painting, but it does remind me  of my approach to finding a subject matter.  I like to think of life as … Continue reading

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A Week From Tomorrow

A week from tomorrow, I am leaving for a place that I’ve never been to.  Here’s a hint: If you guessed San Francisco, you’re right!  If you guessed something else, you may or may not be foreign. My sister-in-law Claudia, … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Little People

I have three nephews and one niece.  Their names are Asher, and Did you get that last one?  Dexter.  As you can tell, I’ve still got some work to do on that one.  I have letters for Asher, but I … Continue reading

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The Night When the Chocolate Flowed Like Wine

Remember the post where I tried to find a hobby?  As you may remember, I chose to start playing the ukulele and to take a chocolate class.   Wednesday night, I went to the chocolate class with my mother-in-law and minion.  … Continue reading

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