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'Creepy' porcelain dolls resembling young girls placed in front California homes

SAN CLEMENTE, CA (KTLA/CNN) – Some parents in California have contacted authorities after finding dolls that look like their children on their doorsteps.

Many nerves were rattled in the San Clemente community today, as news spread that someone is leaving porcelain dolls on the front doorsteps of homes where little girls live. 252 more words


The Real Things In Life

“The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.”  ~Laura Ingalls Wilder


Porch Redo

We have begun the task of renovating our front porch. The wood is showing rot and the foundation underneath is unsafe.

Why didn’t he tell me to sit up straight before taking this picture?! 247 more words

"Waiter! There's a Nest in my Stoop!" What to do with those misplaced nests?

A Wild Birds Unlimited Clearwater/Safety Harbor Florida fan and friend recently shared her experiences and delight in watching a Carolina Wren nest that had been built in a bucket in her garage. 895 more words

City Lights

I love our front porch. Surprisingly, it’s one of the most private areas of our house. It’s set back from the façade, points directly toward the ocean, and doesn’t face any of our neighbors’ houses. 54 more words