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squam-full circle

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i've come full circle. i started this blog following my first retreat to squam art workshops in june 2009. as so many have shared their love and appreciation for elizabeth duvivier, i feel immense gratitude for so many of the dear souls that are now in my life thanks to my time spent at squam. this would take an entirely different post, thankfully lizzy house wrote a beautiful post about this back in 2013. she spoke of all the love that comes from shared connections. sometimes the joy can be overwhelming...all from one choice. i am just coming back around...

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making strides against breast cancer-fundraising

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here is our girl selling hand made bracelets at our fruit stand fundraiser this year. she is our team leader and she will not take no for an answer "we need to find a cure" if you'd like to donate...here's the page. thank you!

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don't know what we'd do without this swing

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I love being up on the roof to paint...the view is so amazing!

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sunshine and happiness kimm www.branchhomestead.com Sent from my iPhone

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grandma, i can't believe it's been a year already...we miss you so.

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i've started this blog so many times. the last of which was in may when my grandmother would have been 90! it was one year ago today that she passed away. she has been an inspiration for me since the beginning...for as long as i can remember. i tried to write a post for her when she died but we were all so busy getting ready for the celebration of her life. i did write a few words for her funeral. i have wanted to share this but i really want it to be just right! rather than never get...

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