Showing posts from November, 2014


Despite the looks of this picture, after a day of "wintry mix" weather, today the sun is shining and it is a clear, cool and beautiful, if a bit muddy, day here in central Merlin, USA.  Today our country celebrates Thanksgiving - a time to reflect upon our many blessings. I was meant to sing in the choir in church this morning, but a turkey I thought was defrosted was not, resulting in an hour delay in getting the thing into the oven, ensuing apologies to Nancy, our intrepid Organist/Choirmaster, and indulging in more secular pursuits.  The turkey is in the oven and will come out in time, barring any unforeseen emergencies, on time. The stuffings (yes, I meant to use the plural - we have two types, each from a different side of the family - we never managed to come to a compromise on that, LOL) are in their respective slow cookers. This is  because (1) I find that stuffing the bird creates more anxiety than I am willing to endure, and (2) we have enough vegetarians in the f…

Just saw this on Pinterest. Really cool.

Behavior is an Iceberg -

State Circle in Annapolis to our home circle- it's Autumn in Merlin:) #piccollage

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I'm back.

Well dear .8 reader(s), it's been forever since I've posted in this thing. There is so much to share and then again not much new. Life goes on. Knitting still happens and -thanks to Dorothy D of Columbia Sip 'n Knit fame - a wee bit of weaving!
More to come this evening#:)