Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mission Accomplished

One year ago today, I posted my first post on this blog.  Apparently this is called a blogiversary.  Whatever it is called, I successfully accomplished a year of taking a picture every day.  Some days it was a struggle, since … Continue reading

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Chocolate Truffle Cake

As I mentioned yesterday, I had friends over for supper.  It’s kind of become a little Christmas time tradition of ours.  Usually everyone is home at the same time for at least a few days, and if we do it … Continue reading

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So I have been spending some time reading my blog through from the very first post.  Takes a little while, so I do a little bit at a time.  I’d like to think that I can see improvement in my … Continue reading

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Until about a year and half ago, I had never had asparagus.  I don’t know if we couldn’t get it in our grocery stores here, or if it was terribly expensive, because it is kind of, or what, but it … Continue reading

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I received a bunch of food related gifts this Christmas.  So far, anyway.  We still have one/two more Christmases to go; one with my friends tomorrow, which may not include gifts so much as eating, and one at my grandma’s … Continue reading

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Water Heater

Every time I take my camera to the barn to get pictures of my cats doing silly things, they all sit there and stare at me and don’t do their normal silly things.  It’s kind of strange, because normally they … Continue reading

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Strawberry Tart

Today we had Christmas with my mom’s family.  Originally it was just going to be us, and two of my aunts, since others were intending to go away/were fighting colds.  But then, my aunt and uncle and cousin changed their … Continue reading

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