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June

2014

Our Journey (pt 6): Trusted Housesitters and a French Castle

France, TRAVEL

Hello friends. Ok, I thought maybe I would hold off on this post about Trusted Housesitters until next week, but I am just going to get it out there today. If you read yesterdays post, part 5 in the “our journey” series, you know that you (the reader) and I are pretending that our family is moving to […]

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March

2014

The French make it look so easy!

ART, France, United States

Hello friends. How is your week going? I am just coming up for a quick breath before diving back down into more design deadlines. Do you have any travel adventures planned for the weekend? AvaLar will be heading north to their grandparents house while Will and I do some “Dream” planning. We have several interesting […]

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February

2014

Paris: A lesson in negotiating and giving

France, TRAVEL

Hello friends. I know I said I was fresh out of Paris posts, but I found this one lurking in my drafts box and decided to share it with you. On our second day in Paris my children had a lesson in how to negotiate with an over priced vendor and how to give that […]

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January

2014

Paris: Luxembourg Gardens

France, TRAVEL

Hello friends. I found these pics hanging around in my iPhoto and I thought I would share them. Will took the kids to Luxembourg Gardens one Saturday afternoon while I worked. I think he took some nice photos, what do you think? We are having so much fun here in LA. Meetings with fantastic clients, […]

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January

2014

Paris: Music

France

Hello friends. We’re off to LA. We’re off to LA. I know I have said it before and I will say it again. I love LA. I am quietly singing (ok, not so quietly singing) my own Randy Newman version. Anyone else love this song? Since we are in a singing kind of mood today […]

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January

2014

French Conversations

France

Hello friends. I am dreaming of Paris today! It is freezing here and I could really go for a nice warm creme brûlée. Since that is not possible how about some French conversations. I am often asked how well the kids speak French and I usually answer with the amount of years they have studied […]

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January

2014

Road Schooling: Art Time

EDUCATION, France

paintings on canvas paper tank construction music playing watercolor painting clay art more clay art crocheting while daddy reads puzzle making orgami art  repurposing candy containers as car carriers the art table art creation with candy wrappers Repurposing an egg container into a Mancala game Painting Bead art Turning popsicle containers into magic wands Clay […]

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January

2014

Road Schooling: Reading

EDUCATION, France

Hello friends. Are you enjoying the Road Schooling posts? I know it is not as exciting as us perusing the famous museums of Paris, but I hope it has been helpful for anyone who might be thinking of traveling for an extended period with kids. I have a little secret, there is a lot happening […]

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January

2014

Road Schooling: Games (or should I say Chess)

EDUCATION, France

Hello friends. Well, as you can see chess was the game of choice this summer. They played it on a bed, in a hospital, at the airport, with their Nana and in many other locations. Now I just need to find a portable (also very small) chess set with magnetic pieces for AvaLar. I cannot […]

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January

2014

Road Schooling: Journaling

EDUCATION, France

Hello friends. Happy Monday. How was your weekend? We did a lot of socializing and it felt good. The big events of the weekend were a father/son ski day and a Tea Party. The boys headed north while Avalon and I entertained friends from her previous school. It was so nice to get away from […]



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