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Posts made in May, 2014

#isCaringEnough

#isCaringEnough

Mother’s Day 2014 had me flaccid-limb supine, wrapped in the tickle of a sun-speckled robe and serenaded by a jay dueling with a nearby chainsaw. Chainsaws and rusty buckets only add to the charm of this place, this piece of warm earth under a watchful row of oaks and one flirty olive tree. This was a rare day of indulgence at a wine country spa and I was planning on an empty mind and a...

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