Ahh, Thanksgiving Break. : )
|What's interesting is that now all these gorgeous trees are|
dropping leaves like leaves are going out of style.
|Sunday Morning Meeting (ducks vs. geese).|
|Still very much in that park-at-the-back-of-the-lot mentality|
|Hot tea and pajamas on a Monday morning...I love break!|
|More lovely fall color.|
|Looking through the huge boulders.|
|Sadly, touching them did not transport me back in time to a|
very hot Scottish dude.
|On Tuesday, we watched Poldark.|
|Until the power went out.|
|I don't buy CDs anymore, I was just at Dimple to sell some|
|Sigh. At Target.|
|So OF COURSE I bought the jammies.|
|I've put myself in charge of outdoor decorations for the last|
|This year I extended to the main part of the front yard, which|
required an extension cord and duct tape.
|And large ornaments on the tree.|
|Not too shabby, for a one-woman crew.|
|Twelve years of driving Mazdas and it's only recently occurred|
to me that the logo is an M.
|I started making my Christmas cards on Wednesday.|
|Julia's the one with silver poms.|
|Mom and Dad. : )|
|Dad and daughter selfie.|
|Cute pic, despite my awkward half-squat to be level with them.|
|Finally got a shot of me with Sylvie. I am so damned proud of|
|Thanksgiving Dinner for Bella and Duchess.|
|I finished making my cards (36 of 'em!) on Thursday. Had them|
filled out, addressed, stamped and to the Post Office by this
|Thankful Lady is Thankful...in her R2D2 nightie.|
|Old (and a few new) friends. Let's do this!!|
|New ornaments this year--Olaf (bought at Disneyland),|
a California Bear (bought in Santa Rosa in June), and Snoopy
(bought by Mom and Dad).
|I love my Tiffany candy cane.|
|Too many Snoopy ornaments? NOT possible!|
|One from last year. Poor Charlie Brown!|
|One from a few years ago.|
|Haha, yes, an ornament from my gym.|
|It looks like Charles Schulz threw up in our kitchen, but it|
makes me happy.
|Jingle Swimmy, Rudy Swimmy, and Santa Swimmy have|
come out for the holidays.
|My race pics arrived so I finally got my frame made up.|
|Candle in the window.|
|The cutest little birdie.|
|Apparently the geese like golf.|
|Met Summer in Dixon at our favorite little tea place, Linde|
Lane Tea Rooms. Always good to catch up. Add tea, and you've
|One of their trees.|
|It's such a cute place.|
|This is a purse.|
|A block away is a great little antique store. We poked in for a|
|I found two early-70s ornaments I'd never seen before and HAD|
to have them. I love the Flying Ace and I wasn't turning down
that Woodstock find, either!!