Monthly Archives: December 2009

More of the never-ending holiday!

I hope everyone is having a nice “intra-holiday weekend!” My sister’s plane arrived safely and almost on time yesterday. The weather eased back from initial forecasts, fortunately, and the expected freezing rain was not in evidence–when I left for my … Continue reading

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Great Christmas Eve and holiday so far, still more to come!

I had one of the best Christmas Eves I can remember, and I’m having a very peaceful and relaxing Christmas Day–at home, alone, decompressing from the holiday run-up. I have more holiday starting tomorrow!

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Merry Christmas!

A very Merry Christmas to all who celebrate it!

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And now winter is here!

I had a very nice Solstice. Of all the Sabbats, it’s always the one I celebrate the most ambitiously, with Samhain running a close second. I decorated the altar and the Yule Log with ivy and holly, and I had … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a White Solstice…

Happy Winter Solstice / Yule to those who observe it! We got off easy this time here in Pepperell–just a couple of inches of snow and it’s snowing very lightly now, almost stopped. But hey, we paid our dues with … Continue reading

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More Updates: NaNoWriMo 2009 and Knitting

NaNoWriMo 2009 I keep forgetting about this one. I signed up for NaNoWriMo in October. It had certainly been successful for me in 2005–Mortal Touch started out as my 2005 NaNo “winner,” although I went on to write 120,000 more … Continue reading

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Successful party and lost-and-found luck

My dad’s Open House was a fabulous success! The food was a huge hit. Not all the invitees could make it, so we had about forty people altogether–most of them my dad’s friends and therefore a lot older than I … Continue reading

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Biting off about all that I can chew…

I didn’t know what I was letting myself in for–or, I did, but I didn’t think about it. When my dad said that he wanted to host a holiday Open House for the first time since mom passed away, I … Continue reading

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It’s not easy being green in a world of white!

Pepperell, at least my neighborhood, got 10 to 11 inches of snow–I measured it. We’re getting a little rain now, not much. I went out and shoveled as soon as the snowflakes stopped. The snow itself is wet and heavy, … Continue reading

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24 hours of Tweets

My tweets from yesterday for non-Twitterers: 13:04 It’s election day! And you know what that means…THE ROBO-CALLS STOP!!! Yayyyyyyyy! Off to vote, for the one candidate who didn’t call me! # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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