Archive | December, 2017

I baked a Brie.

December 30, 2017



I saw some photo of an easy appetizer: a wheel of Brie wrapped in puff pastry and then baked. The cheese melts and you scoop up the oozy goodness with bread chunks or apples or whatever. You can also put different jams or things on the cheese before wrapping. I tried raspberry jam and nuts […]

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All the shoes

December 29, 2017



Lloyd shined all the shoes in the house today. It was a monumental task, but he said that it gave him something to do while watching The Office. Sixteen pairs of leather shoes. I am still wearing the same Josef Siebel shoes from years ago, but Lloyd made comments about how I might be in […]

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Thanks, Shutterfly.

December 28, 2017



A good friend of mine at work is leaving us for bigger and brighter things. I will miss her very much, and tried to get some photos together for a book. It arrived in time for the staff to sign, for which I am grateful. How weird that we live in a time when things […]

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Brad’s here!

December 26, 2017



He left 80-degree weather in Maui to come here. Good choice, Brad.

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Sooooo much sleeping.

December 25, 2017

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I had big plans for the day after church was over. I worked a little bit on one project, but then spent the rest of the day going in and out of one big, prolonged nap. It was glorious. I call it ‘pretending to be sick’ so that I’m fending off germs. Happy Tuesday, y’all. […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2017



Happy Birthday, Jesus! Thank you for coming to be our Savior! I hope everyone has a safe and merry day. 🙂 Lloyd and I spent much of the day lazing around, which is my very favorite thing to do. I did manage to get a couple of things done, and one of them was poking […]

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