So Nick and I have done our usual donation to Myeloma UK instead of sending Christmas cards to our friends – as much as I hate how few cards it means we receive these days, the fact that charities are … Continue reading →
“It’s just … it’s like it’s always right now, you know?” Mason from Boyhood An inversion layer spreads over the Hood River Valley. Temperatures drop to the high 20s at […]
Happy Hanukkah!! We will light the menorah and have latkes (potato pancakes) with applesauce and sour cream. Let me be clear, we are NOT Jewish, but I really like many Jewish traditions and Hanukkah is one of those. This year I got some beeswax candles and I think they will smell wonderful burning. Try going […]
So, when I checked my blog this morning yesterdays post was gone except for the title. I’ve gone everywhere to find it and even had my tech-savvy daughter check it and she couldn’t find it either. So, I’ll at least post the pictures. These are the coconut macaroons, and there’s the first wreath. So […]
Another nice day here in Northern California. It’s so horrible what’s happening around Santa Barbara and southern Ca. B was supposed to fly down Monday to work the co-ops but cancelled due to the fires. I’m glad he’s not going. Just too dangerous. I’m planning on making the 2 wreaths with pine boughs this weekend. […]
Well, it’s Friday. I have to run a few errands today like AAA to pay a car registration and I want to stop at Goodwill to see if I can score a grapevine wreath to add fresh pine boughs to for a door wreath. Probably not too likely but then Michaels is around the corner […]
I’m am so excited for my new lab results. They are great and went down. Ratio excellent.
A wonderful early Christmas present to me.
Another bird picture by my daughter. A woodpecker.
dinner is crockpot pintos.
Here was last nights…
Grateful for a cup of good coffee. The back story is we had to fast this morning to get the labs done for the insurance. Okay, I can do this but we get to the lab at 8:25 and supposedly we needed some sort of paperwork that B did not download. So, I was […]
Dark and very cold mornings, but the frost is sparkling and the moon is bright. The sky is starlite. This is a picture my daughter took with Fuiji film HS10. This is super moon. We had a lovely broccoli cheddar soup for dinner with toasted potato bread. The bread was quite lovely. It’s a […]