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Caught in the Act!

I get really excited about decorating for fall. I just can’t resist pumpkins and gourds and acorn squash. I love them. Last year, at our old house, I had purchased all these pumpkins and gourds and put them out. We lived on a really busy corner, and within a few days, some of my pumpkins
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Thanks for the Shout-Out

About a month ago, I was asked to be featured and interviewed about our home at Rearranged Design. Every week, Ana features a house tour and they’re always very interesting. Her questions were really great, too. Totally flattered, I accepted, and I was pleased to see that it went live today! Thanks so much, Ana
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7×7=49

Ok, so there was a brief hiatus from our San Francisco posts, but I’ll wrap it up right here, right now. Simon and I rented a car on Saturday while everyone else went to Muir Woods. We cruised around town and enjoyed the marvelous weather, and followed part of the 49-mile Scenic Drive (check out
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Happy Birthday to My Hubs!

Twenty-eight years ago today, my husband Simon was born! What a lucky girl I am; Simon is my best friend, my sweet husband, and amazing dad of my precious baby Jude. We met in the first grade and I thought he was such a cutie. We didn’t start dating until our senior year of college.
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