13,338 Days Alive
18 Rows into the Turquoise Blanket
1 Accidental Nap
Fen came home from California this morning. They were exhausted, since they had to go from the airport to their place of work to work a shift at the school.
Continue reading “Of Fatigue and Frivolity”
13,328 Days Alive
7 Pork Dumplings Eaten
1 Nap Taken
Holiday traditions are a wonderful thing. We watched The Muppet Christmas Carol, as I always do on Christmas Eve. I’m up with J and Bill6 for the holiday weekend with Spock.
Continue reading “Of Christmas Eve and Charcuterie”
13,303 Days Alive
998.327 Miles, Approximately, Flown Today
8 Months Till the Move
1 Rude Comment Deleted
I’m pleasantly tired from today’s travel adventure from Midway Airport to Tampa International Airport.
Continue reading “Of Planes and Profanity”
13,301 Days Alive
2 Pans of Vegetarian Lasagna Made
1 Plan of Attack to be Made
We had an interesting day. Nothing quite went to plan, but we managed a pleasant day anyway.
Continue reading “Of Lasagna and Laughter”
13,300 Days Alive
815 Days Straight on Duolingo
14 Years Since I Last Saw Cousin Wixor
3 New Cats I’ve Made Friends With
1 New Book of Shadows
So I got to reunite with my “cousin“ Wixor today. We’ve not seen one another since 2007.
Continue reading “Of Cousins and Cats”
13,299 Days Alive
400 Years Since the First Thanksgiving
It’s a complicated thing, American history. But this isn’t a soapbox to speak of the slaughter and decimation of native peoples.
Today, for me, is about family.
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13,297 Days Alive
T-Minus 30 Hours to Takeoff
19 Holiday Cards Made
2 Days without Writing
I’m going to bed but here’s the thing: tomorrow is gonna be bananas. I’ve got work till noon, then a trip to the airport and a flight at 4:30 EST back home.
Continue reading “Of Packed Bags and Planes”
22,108 Words Written for NaNoWriMo
13,290 Days Alive
806 Days Straight on Duolingo
8 Days Till Chicago!
Fen and I were in a holiday movie mood this evening. We first thought to watch Die Hard. Instead, we settled on another Christmas classic: the live-action How the Grinch Stole Christmas with Jim Carrey.
Continue reading “Of Grinches and Giggles”
14,020 Days Alive
1,000+ Points in the Family Rummy Notebook
1 Tired Me
I slept so strangely last night. Odd dreams and such that woke me up several times and were forgotten beyond how odd they were by morning.
Continue reading “Of Chicken and Children”
14,019 Days Alive
2 Chimichangas Eaten
1 Piña Colada Margarita Consumed
Well, best laid plans went a little awry today. The developer didn’t change Bubbles’ hair color as much as I hoped so well be redoing it tomorrow.
Continue reading “Of Rummy and Rain”
14,018 Days Alive
86 Miles Driven From Work to Mal’s
2 Slices of Stuffed Crust Pepperoni Pizza Eaten
I’m over at Mal and Bubbles’ for the weekend and am about to tuck in with Mal for a tarot reading.
Continue reading “Of Traffic and Tarot”
12,574 Days Alive
1 Holiday Done
1 New Adventure Tomorrow
Home again, home again, as the nursery rhyme says! I’m surrounded by cats that haven’t seen me and am apparently forgiven for leaving for a few days.
Continue reading “Traveling to Tampa”
12,571 Days Alive
I am so grateful for my family, friends, and loved ones today.
Continue reading “Thanksgiving 2019”