After much farting around and a few afternoon naps, I finally got my butt out the door and picked up our Winter Solstice gifts. The stores weren't as bad as I thought they were gonna be, which was nice.
As I type, in the oven bakes a cinnamon and clove apple and it smells heavenly. Anyway, hope you all had a great holiday (for those of us that celebrate the seasons).
It feels more like the first day of spring but I'll take it. Snow, sun, rain, I don't care. I'm just happy that after tomorrow, Frankenberry will have FOUR DAYS off.
Hot dog and Happy Solstice.
Afternoon naps... there were many times today I could have used one!ReplyDelete
At one point, I didn't even know I was sleeping. Yikes.Delete
Hope your day ended well.
Happy holidays and boogie-boogie! :) xReplyDelete
Hey Cookie -- Boogie boogie, back!Delete
You had me at cloves :) Happy Solstice!ReplyDelete
Cloves are wonderful. YUM.Delete
Thanks. Happy Solstice, back.
Cloves and cinnamon? Bliss.ReplyDelete
Happy Solstice to you and yours.
I agree, something so wonderful about the two together and toss in an apple and hello, party in my mouth.Delete
Thank you. Happy Solstice to you and yours :-)
Have a wonderful four days off.ReplyDelete
What ever Holiday we celebrate isn't it wonderful we can all share in our happiness.
cheers, gayle and thehamish
Thanks, Gayle and thehamish. Wishing you both a Happy Solstice and a Happy Christmas.Delete
it is very mild out here and a full moon to boot!ReplyDelete
Full moon to boot. Cool beans.Delete
Afternoon naps are supposed to be good for people I heard on TV. Pity we don't do what the Mediterranean people do and have a siesta.ReplyDelete
Made my mincemeat tart today by the way.
You did? How great. How were they? Would you make them again? I wish that last year, before I got sick, that I had, had a chance to try one. Best I can do now, is make a mock-version but that won't be nearly even close.Delete
Very cool that you made yours. Will you post pictures?
Just one large tart Ivy. In the fridge now, will try it on Boxing Day (26th). Will try and remember to take a pic.Delete
Very cool on the large tart. I hadn't thought about doing that, but it's a very good idea.Delete
Spring is here, too. Doesn't feel one bit like winter. We have some rain but no problem.ReplyDelete
Yeah, me too. No problem. I think we get the lion's share of snow so, it'll reach your place and then mine, soon enough. Not that I don't enjoy it, because I really do find it lovely. But if it wants to be spring now instead, then who am I to argue with Mother Nature?Delete