Ah, New Year’s Eve. The day when you can not escape the retrospective “Best of” and “Worst of” lists. In fact, the only thing that outnumbers those lists are all the resolutions people are making. While I can’t promise to avoid a 2015 recap, I do promise that you’re not going to get a list… Continue reading Later, 2015
There has been so many Hamilton links this week that I’ve loved. Leslie Odom Jr discussing being Aaron Burr with NPR. The use of history in Hamilton. Howard Sherman discussing the Ham4Ham videos that he records. A truly excellent Saga + Hamilton mashup. Lin-Manuel Miranda discussing Hamilton, why he thinks Trump should see it, racial… Continue reading This Week’s Links
Present: Like I could choose a favorite! I did get some lovely presents this year. Thank you to everyone who gave me a gift! I received several gifts that were beautiful, fun, practical, and thoughtful. Project: It’s a tie between coloring and making more wine bottle decorations. Which do you prefer? View: After spending Christmas… Continue reading Friday Faves
It’s strange, I’m almost ready for the holidays, but it doesn’t seem like it should be time yet. I’ve wrapped my gifts, but I’ve not decorated. I’ve picked out the baked goods I’m bringing with me, but I haven’t baked them. I got off work early enough to go visit people on Christmas Eve, but… Continue reading Holidays
from Instagram: http://ift.tt/1QD7eqj i got a new lipstick this weekend. It’s Cherry Pop by Clinique with Intense Cranberry liner underneath. I really like how pigmented it is, which isn’t something I’m used to saying about Clinique products. I’m looking forward to trying other shades in the Color Pop series. Have you tried Color Pop lipsticks?… Continue reading New Lipstick!
I just got back from watching Love Actually with my step-mom. She’d never seen it before, can you believe it? She asked me to bring some Christmas movies over and I did, mostly out of self-defense. It was lug around several DVDs or watch Nutcracker or A Christmas Carol (acceptable ACC versions for me involve… Continue reading Holiday Movies
Neil Gaiman Reads A Christmas Carol – A classic read by a fabulous writer! He has a wonderful reading voice and it’s well worth a listen. The reading starts around 11:50. 11 of the Best Customer Service Stories Every by Stacy Conradt – Story #2 makes me smile every time I come across it on… Continue reading This Week’s Links