Tag Archives: shopping

market day.

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“we have neglected the truth

that a good farmer is a craftsman of the highest order,

a kind of artist.”

-wendell berry

 

 

ann arbor farmer’s market – september 2018

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celebracion cinco de mayo.

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we came in empty handed and left with quite a colorful array of characters

such a fun day

spent in southwest detroit

shopping at the ‘honeybee market’

with our spanish teachers

for the pinatas

(one of my favorite things)

to take back to school

for our cinco de mayo celebrations.

“the celebration… you cannot practice it or anything.

it’s a moment when the excitement of your goal

makes you react to the moment.”

-peter bondra

decisions.

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grandies j & b make tough decisions. 

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in the end

it was

the magic collapsable cup and the fairies

that won them over.

both are helpful in emergencies

and

you never know when you will need them.

brilliant choices.

“you know, in life there are only three or four

fundamental decisions to make.

the rest is just luck.”

-raymond aubrac

scent.

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and what exactly does 3am smell like?

i imagine a pungent blend of

stale liquor

smoke

 24-hour diner grease

sweat

breath mints

and

marker ink from a phone number hastily scrawled onto a cocktail napkin?

“the fabled musk deer searches the world over for the source of the scent which comes from itself.”

-ramakrishna

black friday.

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my black friday shopping companion

yes, he got some stares

yes, he was loud at times

yes, his lightsaber occasionally got caught on things

no, he is not my father

but overall

he was pretty well behaved

all things considered.


“a study of economics usually reveals that the best time to buy anything is last year.”
-marty allen 

50% shades of grey.

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more proof

that fame is fleeting

the

50 shades of grey

love ring

is on the

clearance shelf

second one down

black box

once so hot

now

with luster lost

jammed between

the expired

mucinex

preparation h

metamucil

nicotine gum

bath puffs

baby meds

mouthwash

all there

to improve

the

imperfections

of the

human condition

what

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