Monthly Archives: December 2011

Between Christmas and New Year

Developments this week: – No one left the house for two or three days. I solved a 1,000-piece puzzle, the new toys were thoroughly enjoyed by the kids, DH watched a lot of TV. – I made a boule that was my … Continue reading

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Recovery

>pop!< And I appear on the other side of the holidays, seemingly intact. We kept things low-key today, to try and recover from the excesses of the last several days. DH is one of five kids, all are married, all … Continue reading

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Getting dressed in the dark

As usual I’m up before anyone else. I aim for that, actually. Anyone else with small kids can appreciate those precious minutes without someone asking for something, or all up in your …. I mean asking for a cuddle, or … Continue reading

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Xmas prep

On Friday I hosted a party for the teachers and staff plus the board of the pre-school. The other board members brought dishes so of course we had tons too much food. The meringues came out nice and were just … Continue reading

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Meringues!

In a deviation from the garage project I bring you a cooking post. I am hosting a party on Friday where we have some dietary restrictions. We have one person with celiac, and two others who also avoid gluten (reason … Continue reading

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Electrical and Dry Wall

Saturday was a bit of a bust during the day. Well, a bust as far as getting the garage moved forward. In the early evening I worked on the basement section of the project and with Margaret’s company and help … Continue reading

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Electrical Progress at last!

Strange how frustration can turn around so easily. I got some parts, and tonight I got the junction box done, with some help from Margaret. I ran the cable all the way through the basement side of the drywall and … Continue reading

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