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lately in july

The concerts in the park have begun and we are so excited. Listening to the Oakland municipal band is such a special activity for our family.

Also the nearby green monster climber has been repaired.

We went out to breakfast and visited stores in Emeryville last week. maiki was happy to find Jolt cola at BevMo. He was so jazzed.

Judy got a hammock for her backyard and we tried it out. First picture is Judy reading a Beatrix Potter book to Emma. It was so sweet to hear them discussing “The Two Bad Mice.” There is a lot of older language and Judy gave great explanations to Emma’s many questions. Next I laid in the hammock and I finally get what all the fuss is about. It was so relaxing!

Emma Clover’s room has a great sunny spot for us to lizard in. She likes to place her sequin purse in this spot and make her room sparkle all over. It is quite beautiful!

What is your favorite movie?

Susan’s list

Pride & Prejudice (2005), A Man Called Ove, The Big Sick,
What We Do in the Shadows, Big Fish, Amelie, Little Women,
Arrival, Interstellar, Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Kung Fu Panda,
My Neighbor Totoro, Winnie the Pooh (1977), and Summer Wars.

Emma’s list

Mary Poppins (both), Princess Switch, Kiki’s Delivery Service,
My Neighbor Totoro, Little Women, Winnie the Pooh, Lego Batman, Kung Fu Panda,
How to Train Your Dragon, Little Bear