Monthly Archives: December 2007

My three words

I came across something on a blog the other day, and meant to put it in here, but never got around to it. Story of my life these days. Anyhow…   ***************   Here’s the challenge: 1. Find three words … Continue reading

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Holiday Scrapbooking Tracker

  I made a promise to myself to spend at least some time each day scrapbooking. I am so far behind with my photos, they are just piling up, waiting for my creativity to tackle them. But life being as … Continue reading

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A close call…

Apparently we narrowly escaped a close call on Sunday. By virtue of Paul’s birthday dinner and grocery shopping were we saved. It seems Paul’s brother was in town with his kids, and had thought to come visit us. But we … Continue reading

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Yuletide Eve

Well, it’s Christmas Eve. The kids are in bed, the house is all decorated, the presents are wrapped, my MIL has outdone herself baking, and the turkey is thawing nicely for tomorrow. We had our traditional stew for dinner tonight, and … Continue reading

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A bit disturbed…

  Something happened this morning that has unsettled me. Unsettled is probably the best word.   Regular readers know that I am estranged from my birth father and stepmother. If you aren’t aware of the facts, you can read the … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice Vacation

  Yeah, I know, technically it’s Christmas vacation, but it’s my vacation and if I want to call it Winter Solstice vacation, I’ll jolly well do so!   Yesterday was the last day of school, and man, were those kids … Continue reading

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Snow pants

  Sean has a class trip today to Apps Mill, for outdoor nature stuff. What kind of "stuff", exactly, I’m not sure, but the important point is that they’ll be outdoors. Which necessitates appropriate snow apparel, including snow pants.   … Continue reading

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