Monthly Archives: November 2008

First snow so far

I know some people on my flist have seen snow already this season, some of you a while ago, but I just saw the first flakes of the winter here, drifting down prettily. It’s not going to stick, the forecast … Continue reading

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Happy Black Friday!

I can’t believe that Monday will be December 1st! I can’t believe it’s already Friday again! I guess it’s been an eventful week…for that matter, an eventful month! I’m tired of “eventful”, I have to confess. I’m tired of working … Continue reading

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How to cook a healthy Thanksgiving Day feast :-)

I guess my dad and I had a pretty nice Thanksgiving. I’ve been cooking and cleaning for two days, so I’m pooped! One of the challenges I had this year was adapting recipes for my new sugar-free regimen. Dad’s not … Continue reading

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To My American Friends–

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Multi-tasking Sunday

Weekends tend to be work days for me. This is partly a holdover from the Job from Hell, where I worked all weekend and then had Monday and Tuesday off. While it was convenient to have weekdays free, they aren’t … Continue reading

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Never Stop Hoping, Never Forget…

Today is the 45th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. These words from his inauguration address could be spoken today.

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Quiet, cold night…

I’m feeling very sleepy tonight, and I still have workout to do. It’s too cold for the middle third of November. I’ve been burning fires in the fireplace the last several nights. I pulled two heavy old wooden crates out … Continue reading

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Pssst!

Nudges madrigalist… Hey, Mav, your cover image just went up on Amazon!

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Well, I got off cheap…

The chimney cleaner, Paul Farynaz, was just here and pronounced my chimney so pristine it didn’t need to be cleaned at all! So all I had to pay for was the inspection! I hoped that those very hot fires* I … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Saturday night

Good news: My church service for tomorrow is entirely done! I just need to rehearse it a bit and print everything out. Hymns, children’s story, opening words, chalice lighting piece, reading, sermon, closing words, all set. 10:00 a.m. tomorrow at … Continue reading

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