“We were together. I forget the rest.”

All I Want For Christmas

Last year, I really, REALLY wanted this ornament, a collaboration between Pigeon Toe ceramics and Shanna Murray. Unfortunately, it was sold out by the time I found out about it. I was hoping there might be another one this year, but alas, no. However, there is this Shanna Murray print. It’s even better than the ornament, because you can have it up all year long. It’s all I want for Christmas, as they say.






2 comments on “All I Want For Christmas

  1. judy ireland
    December 11, 2012

    Do you love it so due to a little bit in the Family Stone. SJP? Lovely.

    • jessica clare
      December 11, 2012

      Mom, no ODDLY I didn’t remember that at all- John tried to find me the ornament, couldn’t, told me about it.. then we watched Family Stone on Christmas day and that part came on… I cried, I’m not ashamed to say :)

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This entry was posted on December 10, 2012 by .

Jessica Clare

Preschool teacher, writer, trouble maker.

LIVES: Seattle. By way of Santa Fe, San Francisco, and NYC.
DAYDREAMS:Strong coffee. Gourmet magazine. Stinky cheese. Date night with new strappy heels. Green chile. Going back to India. Unabashed displays of love. Vegetable gardens. Clean sheets. Unruly stacks of books. Breaking Bad marathons. Writing like Joan Didion ,Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and Joseph Stroud. Cookbooks. French 75s. Sequins with jeans. Leaving love notes.
BELIEVES: “A human being is part of the whole, called by us ‘Universe,’ a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest – a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole nature in its beauty. Nobody is able to achieve this completely, but the striving for such achievement is in itself a part of the liberation, and a foundation for inner security.” Albert Einstein “The important thing is not to think much but to love much and so do that which best stirs you to love.” St. Teresa of Avila “People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely physical plane will have resonances without own innermost being and reality, so that we actually feel the rapture of being alive.” Joseph Campbell

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