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Monday, August 18, 2008

Skim Boarding




HAPPY ANNIVERSARY MOM &DAD! Sorry, but due to technical difficulties,
I was unable to post this yesterday on your real anniversary.
Yesterday early Am Peter and I hiked down to the grocery store to buy some cream cheese and hiked back up the mountain. Only took us1.5 h. Then Tabs and I made the most delicious cinnamon buns in the universe, thanks to Miranda's recipe and Tabi's request. truly they were so good they should have been illegal. I make one treat per week as requested--each member of the family gets a weekend request. Next week Mist proposed lemon squares.
Went to the beach again last night and skim boarded as the photos show. Most difficult and not too many waves on Lake Okanagan.
Just dropped Mist and Tabs off at riding lessons. An impossible place to find considering there were no road signs due to road reconstruction. Managed to stumble apon the place out of sheer luck--I just followed the horses.
The farm has so many animals. Pippi loves it. They also have a Skipperkea (sp?)--Theresa. Reminds us of Hermie. They have a 3 day old filly who is absolutely the dearest little horse ever.
Every time a rooster crows, Pip answers back, "Doodle doodle do!"
Already freaking out about the fall and how I will manage: girls lessons, my sports, painting, writing and university. I can not possibly cook and clean our home. Yuck! Call me spoiled, but I signed up to be a Mom and an artist and not a housekeeper. Yes, but who will come and keep my home for us? As soon as my income starts to rise---I will start hiring like wild fire. I will have to hire a pt nanny though, because I want to paint a lot as well as all my uni work.

2 Comments:

Blogger theresa_hart said...

Quite the form and style amongst you skim boarders. Florida here you come. Was the Schkipperke naughty like the mightly Herm or just as handsome?

August 18, 2008 at 11:15 AM  
Blogger Miranda said...

what bikini babes - shall I just give Jay your blog perhaps? Talking head here youcome.

August 18, 2008 at 11:30 AM  

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