December 2011

2011: A Year In Review

December 31, 2011

It’s time, once again, for Linda’s year in review questionnaire, which I love because it keeps me from going all slack-jawed and stupid about “what the hell did I do this year?” by forcing me to answer specific questions (of course, I’ll still forget stuff. It’s inevitable). Let’s see how 2011 stacks up to 2010, […]

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The Holiday Recap

December 28, 2011

And…we’re back! Did you have a nice holiday/weekend? I did. Christmas spirit kicked in sometime on Saturday (huh, go figure, after all the t0-dos were tah-dahn), which really helped me to enjoy my time off. We had a good time with family, more presents under the tree than we should have, and a kiddo who […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 23, 2011

From our family to yours, may your holidays be merry, bright, and filled with joy. And if you’ve got bubbles, so much the better!   Photo courtesy of Sequins & Candy Photography

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The Christmas A**hole

December 21, 2011

I really need to stop being an asshole before Christmas gets here. I mean, the Christmas Asshole isn’t liked by anyone, even by the Grinch. — rambleginger (@rambleginger) December 20, 2011 I’ve been having a tough time with Christmas spirit. There was the being sick, and the grown-up Christmas decisions, and some general malaise about […]

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A Tree Full of Memories

December 20, 2011

I’ve always had Christmas trees that are filled with a mishmash of ornaments, full of sentiment, memory, and family heart. I grew up hanging clothespin reindeer, canning lid portraits, and other kindergarten Christmas crafts all over the tree. To me, Christmas trees aren’t for designing on a color palette or theme (though I think those […]

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