While we were away last week, the last lone jalapeño plant, which has been languishing indoors in a pot, ripened to red. We ate it this evening, enjoying the last bit of 2013’s bounty. Happy New Year!
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It’s also good that the Playmobil veterinarian can bandage the king after a particularly intense battle.
The Bell House at Tyler Arboretum
A rousing success! Not a great photo, but this was the moment when my brother pulled off the surprise visit of the decade.
We walked a mile up to Bear Den Mountain and then headed to the Blackfriars Theatre in Staunton to see “A Christmas Carol.” A fine day. Plus, it was 70 degrees!
The motorcycle died while AC was en route to work this morning, so Sam and I mounted a rescue mission. AC was fine. It seems to be a problem with the battery (again). He stashed the bike in a parking lot next to some classic cars, whose white walls are as wide as my arm.
Sam (with my help) collected and donated 80 lbs of non-perishable food to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. This is something she’s been wanting to do for a long time and we finally got it together. Sam made signs and flyers and distributed them to friends and neighbors. It was sobering to see how […]
I know, how could there be MORE cookies? What can I say: it seems to be our homeschooling curriculum this month.
Making paper bûches de Noël… I know, they should be edible and chocolate, but after all the cookie baking, I just didn’t have it in me.
We were baking maniacs today: hazelnut sandwich cookies, chocolate pinwheels and peppermint stick cookies.
Not really a rink. Just a rec center gym. But still, free roller skating on a Friday night is pretty cool.