Beyond Deweyville

Breeding, feeding, writing, reading, crafting, and photographing in Orange County, CA Where it has become a novelty to raise your own kids and mow your own grass (if you can afford some).

Some people make me grouchy February 28, 2008

Filed under: General — mothersandothers @ 10:57 pm

To the woman who wouldn’t paint a black flower on my daughter’s cheek because “God doesn’t make black flowers”, I submit the following. If I were pagan I would have had different words for you.

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Curse you Girl Scouts

Filed under: General — mothersandothers @ 9:14 pm


Dang you girls in green uniforms, delivering little pieces of partially-hydrogenated heaven.


While I was in hiding, pounding some cookies, the kids used all my scraps of fabric to make their dolls new outfits. When I walked into the room I was told to be quiet because they were sleeping, which of course wasn’t an issue since my mouth was full of cookies.


Baby, it was cold outside February 25, 2008

Filed under: General — mothersandothers @ 8:29 pm

We’re back from Colorado and all thawed out! Here’s a few of the gazillion pictures we took (I recommend not full screen). I’ll be adding more, but for the impatient out there, this is a good start. Thanks Jen for the Photoshow idea! If that’s just not enough, here are some video clips.