So I love Halloween. Like, a lot. I have had many really cool ass Halloween costumes through the years: The allegorical figures of Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll, The Axis of Evil, The Divine Comedy, The Poe Toaster and his offering, Masque of… Continue Reading “Halloween Costumes”
So when we bought chickens, I was adamant that we get some aracaunas because… well… Danger Bob really, but also because blue eggs. Well, Miss Violet has started getting rogered by the Roos, so we figured eggs weren’t far behind. And we were right!… Continue Reading “Our first BLUE egg!”
So yesterday we made the sugar cookies, today we decorate. The frosting is an easy powdered sugar frosting that dries well, and holds sprinkles. Butter, room temperature, about a tablespoon. Then add powdered sugar and warm water and mix. Not too runny, not too… Continue Reading “Eyeball Cookies”
Every year that I need to make a halloween treat, I go with the easy peasy eyeball sugar cookies. I love me some sugar cookies, but I’m very picky. They must be the correct sugar cookies. The correct sugar cookies are from the 1973… Continue Reading “Sugar cookies”
I’ve been sick for a while so I haven’t been able to do much, but my beloved made a compost bin. Eventually we’re going to have three.
When I went to law school, I really didn’t expect to have this view. Today I used the tractor to help my beloved move the immobile truck. I pulled it out of its parking spot, and pushed it until it was on concrete.
One of the things I want to get better at is photography. Note: I want to learn and be better at ALL THE THINGS. So here are the more *arty* of the shots from my vacation.
Day two begins with WAFFLES!!! I love me some waffles. We get moving slowly, because we have loads of time. (Ha!) We start out and get distracted by Bent’s Old Fort. Which. Is. Awesome.
OK, it’s like two hours out, and we’ve only left the mountains. It just gets weirder.
So we finally get out of town, like an hour after we leave. And decide to take the peak to peak highway again. This time, there’s no snow! Again, we stop and wander about in various places. Lunch in Nederaland at Happy Trails, where we… Continue Reading “The Long Cut (Part 2)”