…I spent much of yesterday sorting through this month’s photos – over 200 of them, thanks in part to daily prompts from both FatMumSlim’s (yes, I went back!) and Tracey Clark’s Picture the Holidays class. I’ve challenged myself with Tracey’s … Continue reading Around Here | December.
…at thirteen of the best things that happened around here. Rob & Katie and the sparkler sendoff (a favorite moment from a favorite day) 1. Katie and Rob’s wedding. The day of – May 18 – was wonderful, but the … Continue reading Looking Back | 2013.
…or so it seems anyway…it was just December 1st and now it’s Christmas Eve. dark early. which is not so great since I was up past midnight. but gives me a bit of quiet alone time (maybe even an hour … Continue reading In the Blink of an Eye.
…today Carole’s asked about our to-do lists. Quite contrary to my normal MO, I’ve been resisting getting all those things running around my head down on paper. But once I did, it wasn’t all that bad. We’ve scaled back a … Continue reading Ten on Tuesday. Making a List.
…one of my very favorite photos of my dad, from Christmas Eve 1967 (I think). That red wagon was our big Santa gift that year. Of course he had to be sure it “worked” after he assembled it…smart thinking since … Continue reading Throwback Thursday | A Christmas Elf.
…of course I had grand plans for today – Marc left dark-early for Asia and we had a contractor scheduled mid-day to fix a leak in the attic (no real worries – it’s all under warranty and it’s just a … Continue reading Grounded.
…feels weird that it was just a few days ago because now twinkle lights abound, Christmas music is playing outright (instead of just when I’m alone in my car), we’ve watched Elf and The Holiday…and I’m behind on my daily … Continue reading Thanksgiving.