Month: November 2020

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The Projects

I’ve been working on household projects as I’ve done the Holiday Grand Plan this year. Thanksgiving was a vindication of the Kitchen Project –my kitchen has everything I need for serious cooking and baking and serving, even with the pandemic […]

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Thanksgiving 2020

We had a good Thanksgiving, in spite of the pandemic. I didn’t take pictures of the food. The picture above is my leftovers dinner. It doesn’t include the ginger carrots or the sweet potatoes, or #1 son’s special cheddar biscuits. […]

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Satisfaction

“Satisfaction” was my Word of the Year for 2020. It turned out well, actually, because I’ve had the chance to see that I can be satisfied in difficult circumstances, with the limitations of the pandemic. We’ve been lucky. We still […]

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How I Feel

Here’s how I feel today, from head to toe. My head has a tightness like a band around my forehead. Not exactly a headache, but not great. My eyes are itchy and watery. I’m sniffly, with a sort of dribbling […]

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Garage Week

It’s Garage Week at the HGP, but I will be tacking the guest room/ craft room, which is actually horrible right now. I mean horrible. I’ve just been sticking things in there for months. The image above shows wired ribbon […]

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Biden Wins!

It’s so nice to have the election settled. Trump is still seeking frantically for a way to keep his position, but all major news outlet are saying things like, “Citing ‘horror stories,’ President Donald Trump unleashed a torrent of fabricated […]

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Interesting Times

The Littlest of the Littles has been in preschool. Her teachers both turned up with positive COVID-19 tests. She was in quarantine. She and her sister both got colds, and therefore they both got COVID-19 tests. Both were negative. We […]