So I was watching a movie last night and my spouse comes in and immediately begins looking for his beer (and when I say “beer” in the context of spouse or I drinking one, I of course mean “NA beer”) and he finally locates it then asks me if I want it and I’m like, … More More Thoughts On NA Bevs…
So Xmas went pretty well, here are some highlights: Manage to arrive in time to rescue $80 in turkey breasts from slooooow dry death in the oven (meat thermometer was spiking at 200 degrees, MIL thought they might not be done yet.) Earlier in the week, spouse made suggestion to his mom that we open … More Xmas Wrap-Up And Thoughts On Fake Wine
Gaaaahhh! Rum got in me. Hahhaha! Yuck! Ordered non-alcoholic blackberry daiquiri from non-alcoholic drink menu at dinner tonight. Was not greeted with expected tart sweetness but rather with bitter aftertaste. Had spouse taste it and he told me “Noooooo, that’s not rum.” But I flagged the server down and said, “Hey, I think there’s rum … More Hoodwinked!!!
So, yah, holidays are DEFINITELY HAPPENING. It’s Xmas Eve Eve here in the PNW, and it’s also my Friday. I am off work until January (yippee yay!) Since it’s sort of Friday, I’ll do my week-in-review wrap up (because WHY THE FUCK NOT??) WEATHER: First of all I’d like to invite someone to PLEASE KILL … More It’s Xmas– What Are We Drinking??
Ridiculous amounts of rain going on here, sucking my ambition, forcing me to eat candy and stay home from the gym. Baaaad rain. Naughty rain. So I’m on the couch doing a wrap up for the week. FLOODING THUS FAR CONTAINED My rental house had/has water in the basement from the 12 inches of rain … More …And The River Don’t Rise…
Inspired by Water Girl, whose pics are way better than mine: Of course everything is dark. I thought I’d take some pics this morning and there would be more light but that’s not happening because it’s been raining for a week and there IS NO LIGHT. Anyways!! I’m sure I’m not the only one … More Holiday Deco! Let’s All Share!!
Okay, as promised in my last post, here are the before and after pics of my birthdays for 2014 and 2015. I’m actually horrified to post the “before” but what the hell… Here I am on my 45th birthday last year, holding a glass of happy hour varietal blend (what else??) and some gelato (I … More B&A- As Promised
Yesterday, according to my sober app and also my own sketchy bookkeeping, is 6 months sober for moi. This is an exciting milestone for several reasons: My sober app has been sweating me out for 3 months since my last reward- was expecting one for 4 months- but no. I guess my next one isn’t … More 6 Months, A Birthday, and Of Course Pizza