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The Quintessential French Outdoor Shopping Experience …!!

Most of our village has already been marked off into hundreds of chalk rectangles.  The road barricades are standing at the ready (we’ve had some in front of our house since Wednesday) & the campers, vans & trucks are starting … Continue reading

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Miss Arabella Doll’s Christmas Gifts

This is Miss Arabella Doll, she came to live with us on my daughter’s 5th birthday & has become a well-loved member of our family. Each year, around this time, I start to brainstorm & gather ideas for gifts that I’d … Continue reading

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Our Vide Grenier – A Treasure Hunter’s Delight !!

There are many “nights-before” which I eagerly anticipate – there’s the night-before Christmas (that’s usually filled with lots of last-minute making, truckloads of candy & a flurry of wrapping paper…), the night before my birthday (that’s when I start counting the years & wonder how many candles … Continue reading

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My Surprising Secret to Wild Creativity

As a Creative ( I just LOVE that title), I always have dozens of projects on the go at the same time.  Some are in their infancy (i.e. still in my head…) while others are almost ready to set out on their … Continue reading

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A Waldorf Doll Make-A-Long!

One of the first things that drew me onto the Waldorf path was the emphasis that is placed on simple beauty.  The environments in which children learn & live are carefully arranged so that they are pleasing, inspiring & calming.  … Continue reading

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Our first Waldorf Doll !

  Here she is – my delicious 5-year-old (not-so) baby on her birthday morning! Meet Miss Arabella Doll, the most recent addition to our little family. She’s already beloved, cuddled, put to bed, dressed & (gasp !) dragged by one … Continue reading

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