Tuesday, 20 December 2011

Right here, right now

I am totally happy.


The chocolate topping on our oatmeal cookies is cooling off,


the chocolate chip cookies (which I have made every year since 1989)


and chocolate cookies (see a pattern here?) are safely tucked away into their tins; half of them at my house, the rest of them at the young ones’.


I have unwrapped the tree that wouldn’t dry, and guess what – it finally did.


Made from scraps of yarn and glue, it’s see-through and very colourful although the evening light, or rather lack thereof, does not do it justice at all.


And most importantly – it’s snowing.


Right here, right now – life is good.

7 comments:

  1. Lots of chocolate and SNOW. How perfect for you! Love the yarn tree, too, although I'm already such a hoarder now that gives me a reason to hang onto the left-over bits.

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  2. Love your yarn tree! Can you put some no heat lights wadded up inside? (At first I thought of a candle... not such a good idea.)
    Cookies look yummy!!!! So does the snow!
    Hugs!!!!

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  3. I am not quite at this stage yet, but just reading this made me feel calmer. Merry Christmas.

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  4. Oatmeal and chocolate oh my goodness, yummy! Tree is fin, would love to see a mini LED illuminate it from within! xox Corrine

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  5. Oh how wonderful, wonderful, wonderful that it is snowing. We're destined for a white Christmas. I'm trying not to be sad.

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  6. What was I thinking (snow! obviously!) I meant we will have a green Christmas. So much so that our law actually needs a mow.

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  7. Mange lekre kaker her. Knall fint tre du har laget - helt herlig :-)
    Ønsker deg en fredfull og fin jul.

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