This week I started The Hunger Games. OK, lets be honest, I read the majority of it during an extra long nap the kids took yesterday. And then I finished it last night, just to find out that there is a second book and a third. I guess I have been completely behind the eight ball on this series. I have heard some say that it is the best thing since Harry Potter - I'm not … [Read more...] about The Hunger Games – and some knitting
Archives for November 2011
I feel like the majority of the year I make really good food choices. We have a summer and winter CSA share, veggies from the garden, we don't buy meat from the grocery store at all, instead we get it from a small farmer at the farmers' market. I buy farm fresh eggs, and good flour (since I have no grain mill). But, when the holidays come, I feel like I get a tad out of control … [Read more...] about food choices during the holidays
I hope that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with their family (if you celebrate Thanksgiving anyways!). We had a nice time. It was kind of crazy having everyone up here for dinner, but it was nice too, especially about 10 minutes in when Emma wanted to get down and play. Sometimes it is just easier with kids to be at your own house. At least that is the case … [Read more...] about long weekends are awesome!
I hope that you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving! I will be gone until Monday, enjoying food and family, and decorating for Christmas :-) … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving!
We had such a nice little vacation these past few days. It was pretty relaxing. I was able to watch trashy teen movies (thank you Breaking Dawn part 1), and go to my favorite mexican restaurant. Have some awesome girlfriend time with my BFF. Also, my husband was able to do a really interesting podcast with his brother...yeah...let's just say that I am a little leery of this … [Read more...] about wonderful weekend!
I know that I have been talking holidays for some time now, but it is in full force for me at this moment. Over the past few days I have been looking at my calendar, trying to get my schedule down, and also trying to figure out some self imposed deadlines for crafting. Well, come to find out, I have one free Saturday between now and Christmas...my baking day...wow...now I know why I start … [Read more...] about the craziness begins