i spent part of spring break on wedding projects, including dying and cutting the fabric for prayer flags i am asking my guests to help decorate.
checking items off the to-do list feels pretty good!
i also gave my rainbow jar/flower plan a test run, even though i didn’t have any orange . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ a happy return of the day!
i’ve been thinking about how we can move towards finding connections, instead of focusing on differences. i see the image above and i think idealistically about how the united states would be so cool if we lived up to our image as a place where all are welcome. (i do not know the source . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ the rainbow connection
my good friend, frederick douglass, was asked how it felt in his first moments of freedom from slavery. he found that words were inadequate to capture those feelings, saying, “anguish and grief, like darkness and rain, may be depicted; but gladness and joy, like the rainbow, defy the skill of pen or pencil.”
still, we . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ gladness and joy, like the rainbow
other posts you may enjoy:quinn’s second month ~ the usual firsts: smiles, whales, eagles, camping tripsthe picture~rainbow mondays~ room refreshephemeral ~ word for 2017
rainbow juice ingredients!
President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Norman Manley International Airport prior to departure from Kingston, Jamaica en route to Panama City, Panama, April 9, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
this image caught my eye and seemed like an appropriate way to bid farewell to the . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ rainbows for america
10-23 to 12-23
quinn and i collaborated once again to create a fun halloween costume: bulbasaur the pokemon.
we took quinn’s fourth grader free state park pass on the road and hung out at the yaquina head lighthouse one afternoon to watch . . . → Read More: ~two months in the life of a lifelong learner~ becoming a dragon
other posts you may enjoy:quinn’s third month ~ grams, grammy, grampy and a hummingbirdnegatively buoyant~this moment~ narnia~this moment~ a must have for every . . . → Read More: ~black and white wednesday~ ephemera
i am finally setting up my shell table, the one i mentioned in previous new york posts, which was an ordeal to ship out to oregon, but finally made it out here this year. the week off after christmas always allows for random nebulous projects to progress, and i finally dove in and unpacked some . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ treasure
rainbow dragon costumes for pancake granddaughters. this shipment hasn’t been made yet, because grandpa found out some little girl stats about favorite colors and animals, and went on a mission to find a blue bunny and a white mouse for his girls.
solstice beach sunshine rainbow
rainbow christmas lights! which will probably . . . → Read More: ~rainbow mondays~ merry and bright
retrospective… 4… 3… 2… 1…
y’all, it’s been five years since i fell in love with this man!
five biggies from this past year:
our first trip to the e.r. as a couple; sickness and health: check. we found dragon house 2.0, in all its wood . . . → Read More: five years of love and light