Monthly Archives: December 2007

Brown-eyed Girl

Photo courtesy of my very talented sister In other news, we’re all battling annoying coughs made worse by a jam-packed weekend with no rest. Sophie’s latest is to tell us what she’s going to be when she’s a “big girl” … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Another whirlwind weekend. We intended on staying at my parents’ house until Monday after lunch so that we could be home Christmas Eve and Christmas day to start our own tradition. But Sophie was having such a great time (Despite … Continue reading

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Snow Angels!

We have over 2 feet of snow out there right now. Ugh. Another 8 inches or more came down on Saturday night/Sunday. Aaron had a review session on Sunday that was not getting canceled, so he had to dig out … Continue reading

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TGIF

We ended up getting about 10 – 12″ last night. It’s hard to tell – it is a very light, fluffy snow and the wind picked up last night. The snow plows last night were intense. Two enormous plows kept … Continue reading

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Snow Update

It started snowing around 11:30 today. From gray, ominous sky to blizzard in the blink of an eye. I was planning on leaving around 2 but now I’m feeling panicked. Sweaty, nervous. Is it safer to leave now, with a … Continue reading

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Ruh Roh, Snow!

…HEAVY SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM EST THIS EVENING… A SHORT DURATION BUT POTENTIALLY HIGH IMPACT SNOWFALL WILL AFFECT NORTHERN MASSACHUSETTS AND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO THURSDAY EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Aaron!

Today Aaron turned 35. (“yeah, it’s that year that’s divisible by 5. and 7. One of only three such years that I’m likely to live through.”) If I understood that, it would probably be depressing. Happy Birthday to my sweetie! … Continue reading

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Holiday Ornaments

I’m making holiday ornaments from fabric leftover from our linen IKEA drapes. Now available on Etsy. Yes, I’m late to the game. I will get them out to you very quickly if you order now. I’ve also made some t-shirt … Continue reading

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Covet

Wow, I really need one of these SideSwipe Spatula mixer blades. I made molasses cookies for Aaron tonight and spent a lot of time stopping the mixer to scrape down the bowl. This looks like it would solve that problem. … Continue reading

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Sophie Says…

[I'm in the kitchen, working on the soup/chili for dinner] Sophie: walking into the kitchen: Mommy, what you doin’? Me: I’m cooking soup. For dinner. Sophie: COOKIE SOUP!?! Me: Ah, no. I’m cook-ING soup. Not cook-ie soup. Sophie: I some … Continue reading

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