Tagged with thanksgiving

Week in review

This is my 100th post. Woo! What a crazy week it’s been. Here’s what went down: Monday: We arrived at work to find our office had been broken into and trashed on Sunday night. There was stuff everywhere and our monitors, some computers, and some other random items were gonzo. We’re pretty sure it was … Continue reading

Perfect pie crust

I may have earned a master’s degree, gotten an important job that includes my own business cards and talking with important CEOs, and achieved a decent amount of career success up to this point in my life. And don’t get me wrong–that stuff is all important. But I would say I have at least an … Continue reading

Thanksgiving in pictures

Andy and I had so much fun having my parents and siblings in town for Thanksgiving. Rather than write all about it, I thought I’d let the pictures do the talking (plus I just figured out how to do this cool collage thing!). All photos were taken by my brother, whose photography skills blow mine … Continue reading

The calm before the holiday

I’ve spent the past two days getting ready for our Thanksgiving guests–my parents, brother, and sister. Our apartment is clean, much of the Thanksgiving prep work is done, and right now I’m treating myself to coffee with a splash of Bailey’s. While I can’t wait for everybody to get here (we’re actually doing our dinner … Continue reading

Thanksgiving appetizers

I think that one key to pulling off a successful Thanksgiving dinner is to make sure that people are fed prior to sitting down for the big meal. Of course, there’s a bit of a science to it–you don’t want to serve too many snacks so that nobody is hungry by the time the turkey … Continue reading