Archive | December, 2017

Four Dozen

December 16, 2017


So many factors: 1 2 3 4 6 8 12 16 24 48 Lloyd, you’re up in two days.

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The Darkness

December 15, 2017

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Yeah. It seems every evening has become a Friday evening around here. I get home, eat something, then sit uselessly for an hour or two before going to bed. Oh, and there’s wine involved. I did manage to process a load of laundry last night, so there’s that. Here’s to Friday. Have a good one.

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Rolls of Tape

December 13, 2017


Well, Christmastime is coming around, and as usual, I am irritable about gift-giving. It is not my love language. I do not like receiving gifts and I suck at giving them. We are doing a Secret Santa thing at work and I seriously think about writing an apology with every trinket. “Sorry you had to […]

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Very hygge

December 12, 2017



I made ‘stuff from the freezer thrown in the crock pot to cook all day’ soup that was excellent, enjoyed it with a couple of glasses of wine and watched some mind-numbing tv while Lloyd went to a school concert. I am totally winning at being a Norweigian.

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I’m so trendy!

December 11, 2017



Have you heard of hygge (pronounced hoo-ugh)? It’s the Norwegian lifestyle of ‘being cozy’. They are the happiest people in the saddest, darkest environment, because they have perfected the art of sitting around! Now the world is hopping on the bandwagon and I feel miles ahead. Miles, I say!

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Several issues with heat.

December 10, 2017

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It was an eventful weekend, what with the cookie baking and singing in church. We also met up with Sam and Rachel to fry up some fish that had been sitting for years in our freezer. They only had a small fryer, so Lloyd bought another one. (Heating appliance one) Then, I saw this awesome […]

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