Posted in December 2011

Merry Christmas Eve

Merry Christmas Eve

T and I are with his family in Tennessee, wishing all our friends and family a very Merry Christmas and chocolate chip pancakes for all.

Onward to Tennessee.

Note: This post was written two days ago but somehow got saved as a draft. If you’re a robber in Houston, don’t read this. Ok, for the rest of you: we’re vacating our place until December 31.  Actually, we HAVE VACATED.  I’m currently using in-flight-wifi mid-way between Atlanta and Nashville.  Woo.  Two-and-a-half week vacation!!  Not … Continue reading

Glassware: Obsession or Normal?

Glassware: Obsession or Normal?

I am having fun setting up our little house.  One of the most fun parts is getting our kitchen fully functional.  For example, I still don’t have a pizza cutter.  This is a problem–we’ve now had people over 4 times for dinner and 2 of those times we served homemade pizzas. One thing that I … Continue reading

Mathematical Pizza

We’re having T’s fellow post docs over for homemade pizza tonight. Doesn’t the table look nice? Credits (Thanks for the reminder, Jesse!) Tablecloth–“Chirp” by Lenox, bought at Bed Bath and Beyond (wedding gift) Place mats and napkins–West Elm Dishes–“Antique White” by Mikasa (wedding gifts) Flatware–“Federal Platinum” by Lenox (wedding gifts) Glassware–Hobnail Tumbler, Anthropologie (wedding gifts) … Continue reading

First Roadtrip!

I’ve had several things on my mind to blog about. 1. Thanksgiving recap. 2. Proof I’m getting old. 3. Our duplex being put up for sale. But this morning, I need to write about how great my husband is: we’re going on our first roadtrip this weekend!  We’re celebrating the end of T’s teaching semester … Continue reading