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Post #1111 SALEM

Tree: JIAN Raven Collection :: Spooky Tree | SALEM Skull: Ariskea[Muertos] Skull Candle & Flower [Dark] | TDSF5 Spiders: JIAN House Spider :: Spinning Dropper | FaMESHed Wood/Cross: ::WetCat:: Witch Stake Prop | Season of the Witch Event Grass: LittleBranch WildGrass*1Li{Dry}*Animated | Marketplace Background: .gh. & LAGOM – Phobia Scene – Scelerophobia | SALEM Parking: […]

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April 2019
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A Damn Fine Cup of Coffee

Relaxing at Agent Cooper’s desk with a damn fine cup of coffee from Schadenfreude. When my father died, my sisters called to tell me. It was not unexpected and was, in many ways, a relief for him and everyone who loved him, but that does not lessen the loss or the finality of death. They gave me the news and I sat there, quietly stunned at how much more painful it was than Thought it would be. I think I whimpered, trying not to cry. So my oldest sister said, “Go make yourself a coffee. It’s a good thing. I’ll call you back after you’ve had a coffee.” I had to laugh to myself, because coffee as comfort is so very much the legacy of my dad, a first generation Swedish American. Such a messy desk! some of the mess comes in a great collection of clutter from Tres Blah at The Arcade that are must have pieces to turn houses into homes. Coffee is a ritual for Scandinavians who consume more coffee per capita than any other people in the world. Most people in the US are familiar with coffee breaks at the work place, but in a Swedish American home, there are coffee breaks every day, when we would all sit down together and enjoy a good cup of coffee with some bread and cheese or some fruit or a dessert.… Read the rest150315_002

The Dia de Muertos Hunt

The "Dia de Muertos Hunt" starts Oct. 20th and ends Nov. 20th.
I always like to participate in hunts where you know what kinds of items that you are hunting for and aren't disappointed after you do all that hard work, only to get home to unpack your items and are highly disappointed.Click here to read the rest of this blog post »

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