Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ode to Leftovers

O Leftovers, you are so sweet. Your fragrance from the oven is… Bless this food and let’s eat! Well, maybe technically it wasn’t quite an ode. It’s probably about 27 lines short of being an ode. ¬†Fair enough. The leftovers … Continue reading

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The Olde House

Doesn’t the little well house look like a cozy guest house? Like most other things on the property, it could use some repairs and a thorough cleaning. Then, good to go!

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Annual Thanksgiving Eve Panic

It’s time for my annual Thanksgiving Eve panic… What If… There isn’t enough food? The menu: roast turkey, two kinds of cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, gravy, cornbread stuffing, sweet potatoes, deviled eggs, rolls with butter, pumpkin pie, apple pie, whipped … Continue reading

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Our Varmit

We went for a walk this evening and, amazingly, crossed paths with our Varmit! Olde Dog and the armadillo almost ran into each other, and the chase was on. The armadillo sped off. Olde Dog hasn’t really trained on sprinting … Continue reading

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Olde Friend

The olde people finally unpacked Olde Dog’s bed. It’s been his bed since he was a puppy. New places are fun and exciting, but snuggling with a familiar olde friend is comforting. Big sigh.

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Cold Weather Chow

Guisado de Res – beef stew with roasted poblano peppers and plantains over rice definitely was an antidote for the cold weather blown in from the north.

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Country Living

Country living is exhausting – all that fresh air and the varmit that lives under the shed who obviously needs help getting out. Olde Dog is working on his goal of digging to China. Maybe the varmit will tag along.

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