Monthly Archives: December 2010

I Married a Redneck, Further Proof

A still. In my basement. Don’t worry, it’s perfectly safe, and legal. But it’s a STILL. In my BASEMENT. My husband the urban, well-educated professional, is making ‘shine. I think this tops the talking gun case. Advertisements

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Play This Also! Board Game Reviews, Part 2

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Yesterday I reviewed some newer games that my family enjoys. Today I’ll look at some classics that stand up well to the test of time. The appeal of these games is generally that they’re simple to learn but have a … Continue reading

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Play This! Board Game Reviews, Part 1

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For New Year’s Eve this year, we’ll be having a family game night with lots of snacks, and in case anyone else is planning the same thing – or in case anyone is looking for something to do with the … Continue reading

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Harry, Hairy and Merry

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Oh hello, there. Nice of you to drop in. Don’t mind the mess, it’s been a little busy around here. Would you like a glass of eggnog, or a slightly stale Christmas cookie? How about a Christmas brownie? Oh that? … Continue reading

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Have a Hairy, Harry Christmas

I had many pictures to share, but most of them will have to wait until another day. It appears my computer is tired from excessive sharing of kitten photos on Facebook, tracking of Santa on NORAD, and introducing Grandpa Fixit to … Continue reading

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The Sad Tale of a Gingerbread House

Once upon a time there was a Mommy with three children. She was a very nice Mommy, although perhaps a little frazzled sometimes. One day, the very first day of school holidays before Christmas in fact, the Mommy was shopping … Continue reading

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Happy Love of My Life Day

Today is Mr. Fixit’s birthday. We won’t make a big fuss – he’ll get some presents (I don’t think I’m giving anything away to say he’ll get the zombie shirt today), we’ll have a nice dinner at home, with a … Continue reading

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