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Hope everyone in the U.S. reading this had a great Labor Day weekend. We had the chance to attend two birthday parties, visit Barnes & Noble, have lunch with a friend, watch DVDs, and write lots of postcards and letters. I sent mail to The Netherlands, China, Russia, and Canada, in addition to North Carolina, California, Texas, New Mexico, Wisconsin, and Iowa. The perfect three-day weekend!

I also watched part of the first Nebraska football game of the season. They looked a little rough, but I know they can't share the whole set of skills in the season opener. I'm hoping to see more of this week's game, though that's a challenge with a seven-year-old!

I'm feeling a little more secure at work after my annual evaluation last Monday. I think there are some big changes coming in terms of my responsibilities, though that's a relief compared to job elimination. I'll share details when I can.

How's everything in your world?


sapphireblue said…
I'm working today, but all is going well. Goodluck on the eval.

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Current Little Pleasures

Girls' weekend in Omaha with Maya and her friend.

Happy Buddha:  Sweet Orange and Cedar Shower Foam from RITUALS

Time for iced or blended peppermint mochas.

Shopping for little gifts for Maya's Japanese pen pal.  They were matched through their schools, and we're hoping she can stay with us for a few days this summer.

The flock of wild turkeys, foxes, and other assorted wildlife entertaining us this fall.

Thanksgiving plans to visit my sister.

Hallmark Channel's Countdown to Christmas is back!

Current Little Pleasures

Christmas Keepsake Week, July 14-23, filled with Christmas movies on the Hallmark Channel.

Sending Christmas (in July) cards with a Peace greeting to some of my favorite people.  Why not??

Scott Tube Free Toilet Paper--nothing to recycle.

Haagen-Dazs Coffee Ice Cream--always!

Baby Driver movie.

Seeing photos from my sisters and niece on Facebook during their Italy trip.  I can't imagine they will want to come back home!

What are your current little pleasures?