November 26th, 2010

woods, Elizabeth, camera, April

From Twitter 11-25-2010

  • 07:30:13: Turkeys in. Lull before guests arrive is for breakfast, shower, and brief nap. Oh and making bed, shoveling papers out of LR...(what nap?)
  • 10:14:18: The thirty-second turkey, for thermite experts.
  • 10:24:26: Ham is in the oven now. Turkeys should be ~ half done. Ham will get glaze in 80 minutes.
  • 20:51:10: RT @CherylMorgan: Women do better at physics if given exercises to improve their self-esteem:

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woods, Elizabeth, camera, April

Day After

Yesterday was cloudy and windy, all but one hour when the wind died.  That was between the warm-to-hot wind that blew from the SW until sometime around 11 (I was busy, OK?)  so we were all a bit too warm, running around in short-sleeved T-shirts & jeans, doing the prep work for the dinner.   Making dressing, putting turkeys to bed in the roasters, finishing table setting and decoration, putting the ham in the oven,  chatting with early arriving guests while zipping back and forth on these and other things.   Worrying a little that it was going to be too hot in the back room, with 15 people busily eating, unless we turned on the AC and opened all the windows, but there was this cold front due...

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