Marie Z. Brown

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I guess old blog posts never die

It turns out that my last post was in 2012. I didn't realize this until I fired up my new domain and there was the rat's nest that streamed into the shiny new template I picked out. I cleaned it... Continue Reading →

Nights by Kevin Hart handwritten by Marie BrownThis poem will be my mantra as I head down the rabbit hole of holiday festivities. I  wrote it in my sketchbook this morning, firstly as a morning exercise to warm my fingers... Continue Reading →

Basil, blue potato, delicata squash, green beans, green curly kale, anaheim pepper, carmen pepper, yellow bell pepper, sweet white onion, sweet yellow onion, heirloom tomatoes, roma tomatoes, slicing tomatoes. Organic rainbow grown from

My Son, I give you the gift of buttercream

Three times around the sun, beautiful tiger cub boy. I give you the gifts of a German plastic cement mixer, marbles to mix with, and a vanilla layer cake with rhubarb strawberry filling and real butter cream.

Boy napping, almost 3 years old

Watching you sleep makes it all worth it. Happy Mother's day to everyone who feels their heart explode with love every time they watch a child sleep.

Bid for Good LAST CHANCE

There are some SWEET deal to be made, including Homebrew Homeschool with our very own, Mr. Brown. So bid early and bid often. Bid until it hurts and maybe freethinking education can be Free to all.

Hardy Bunch Monday After Earth Day

“Whether the weather is cold, Whether the weather is hot, Whether the weather we’ll weather the weather, Because we're a Hardy Lot!” This is the official revised Hardy Bunch song. Hardy Bunch is a weekly gathering of hardy parents and... Continue Reading →

Hardy Bunch Monday; Easter Forest Bouquet

"Whether the weather is cold, whether the weather is hot, Whether the weather we'll weather the weather, Whether we like it or not!" This is the official Hardy Bunch song. Hardy Bunch is a weekly gathering of hardy parents and... Continue Reading →

Fairies by the water

Setting the daffodils free

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