Monthly Archives: December 2007

Eating Out

We recently went to three restaurants – all new to us. All three were great discoveries.   On Friday we were invited to a late evening party, so we looked for a place nearby and found Pazzo Ristorante. The food … Continue reading

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Christmas Ornaments

This year I bought a few new Christmas ornaments, as I always do. This year some are really special.   It started in November, maybe event October. I was in Hallmark buying cards and I looked at the Keepsake collection. … Continue reading

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Tale of Two Magnums

We do enjoy good wine in our household (ok the adults do!) In trips to wine country we usually buy regularly sized bottles of wine. When a wine we really love is sold out of the regularly sized bottles, we … Continue reading

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Wine Find

I found a new wine this Christmas season.   Bolton Cellars out of Dufur Oregon has a Red Table Wine called Meristem, I bought some from the 2005 bottling. I gave one away and heard raves about how good it … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping – Cars

I have mentioned my son’s love of Disney Pixar’s Cars – the movie, the video games and the houseful of toys. Last Christmas my dad and stepmom started my son on his prized posessions – the small metal Cars characters. … Continue reading

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Christmas Pagent

My son is going to be a wise man in the preschool christmas pagent. When I heard from the teacher who would be the other wise man, she sighed and said, "my three wise guys…"    I have been working … Continue reading

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Christmas starts

Christmas is slowly starting in our household. A tradition is starting that we don’t really focus on Christmas until finals are over. Today they are over.  Yeah. This was a rough term, and I wasn’t the one taking the class. … Continue reading

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