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Category Archives: personal

Parasailing in Siesta Key, FL

Last month our family took an interesting vacation in Siesta Key, FL — outside Sarasota.  Interesting b/c the moment we arrived, we were greeted with gusting winds and downpours thanks to Tropical Storm Debby  — with Sarasota virtually a direct hit.  This last nearly 3 1/2 days.  Pounding rains and winds on our 11th floor […]

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Summer Fun at Reston Petting Zoo

I had a great little outing today with my 9 year old while big brother is at a 2 week camp.  We hit Reston Zoo and the animals were to die for!  It’s a petting zoo so one can get VERY close to the animals!  

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Lacrosse #23

Some photos of my boys last LAX game.  He’s small and gets checked a lot but boy does he fight.    

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My garden

I’m so so so lucky — the previous owner to this house (who lived here 22 years!) created an amazing Garden of Eden here on these 1.5 acres.  Everywhere you turn, it’s some remarkable blossoming flower or unique plant or tree.  I am trying to keep it going but cannot possibly do this b/c it’s […]

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The Crowell Family….my family

A few weeks ago I attended a photography workshop in Washington, IL hosted by Julia Woods.  An intense, but wonderful 3 days learning all aspects of photography — from shooting, to editing, workflow, sales to the financials and all that makes a successful studio go around.  Luckily for me, my in-laws live in Galesburg, about […]

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