Archive | December, 2014

Lil’ Frodo

December 30, 2014

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This is only funny/relevant if you know about the 1960’s (1970’s?) cartoon adaptation of Lord of the Rings. Frodo was a short little Hobbit with a long pageboy haircut and big feet. My siblings called me Frodo. Guess why?

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Long ago and far away.

December 29, 2014

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Lloyd’s sister’s family went on a camping trip to Colorado last summer and she made a beautiful photo book to document the experience. (She is really good at making those books.) One of the places they went was Mesa Verde, and she had some gorgeous photos of the place. I remembered that my family went […]

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Now with kittens

December 28, 2014

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We spent Friday, Saturday and Sunday with my folks in Missouri. It was a successful visit. At the height there were 2 parents, 3 siblings, nieces and nephews (1 each), 1 grand nephew (is that a thing?),  3 spouses, 1 girl friend, 3 kittens, 1 cat, 1 dog and 1 puppy. There was no appearance […]

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Oh, Ralph.

December 26, 2014

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You really want to travel, don’t you?

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A perfect present.

December 25, 2014

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A gorgeous goblet, A cheerful chalice, A fantastic flute, A winning wine glass! Thanks, Beth! (By the way, that is not wine. I don’t drink reds, but for the purpose of photography, two drops of red food coloring and a drop of blue will do splendidly!)

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Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2014

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I am so peeved at Lloyd. At the Christmas Eve service there was a super-funny line in the bulletin and I asked him to save it so we could take a picture. He forgot. Some songs we sang from the hymnals, but most of the hymns were printed in the bulletin. If I remember correctly, […]

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