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less than 48 hours until thanksgiving

Tonight I made the cranberry sauce and cooked the yams. I also ironed the table linens, which I think is where I will call it a day. I suspect tomorrow will be crazy (and all about pies). Already I was … Continue reading

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thanksgiving is about gratitude

Usually around this time of year, I post my annual rant about the commercialization of the holidays, and how every year the advertisements for Christmas, in particular, come earlier and earlier. Despite that this year I have seen TV commercials … Continue reading

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December 9 – Party Prompt: Party. What social gathering rocked your socks off in 2010? Describe the people, music, food, drink, clothes, shenanigans. (Author: Shauna Reid) via Reverb10 It didn’t knock my socks off, but clearly the big party of … Continue reading

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heading east

The Super Shuttle arrived this morning at 8:30am to take them to LAX.  I was awake, but didn't go downstairs. I don't like goodbyes, and I am not good at faking emotions. It doesn't make me sad to see them … Continue reading

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there are no figs in figgy pudding

Here we are just two days left in November and I feel so conflicted. I think part of it is just having everything up in the air regarding the holidays makes me edgy. Having plans and being able to make … Continue reading

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where is my beautiful wife?

A couple of weeks ago B mentioned to me that his cousin from Canada was going to be in the area and wanted to meet up. Apparently I missed the part that he was traveling with his wife and their … Continue reading

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qotd: middle name

What's your middle name?  Is there a story or history behind it? It's Kim. All I know is that because I arrived a few hours early, I foiled my parents plan to name me either Patricia (or Patrick if I … Continue reading

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QotD: Here Comes The Bride

What was the last wedding you went to?  Were you in the wedding? The last wedding I went to was my friend, FaerieKissed.  I was her personal attendant (and back up photographer).  I still need to put the photos on … Continue reading

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