Thanksgiving may be one of the only remaining holidays that still has some shred of wholesome-ness. It was a very quiet and Thanks-filled day. I know you’re all probably sick of seeing food at this point but I just have to share my mum’s Lemon Meringue pie.
It’s almost Martha Stewart perfect wouldn’t you say…
It was in that pursuit of perfection that some people reduced themselves. After all that sweet, family gratitude we awoke on Friday morning to the news telling us about a death on Black Friday. Not due to illness, not due to some random act of nature or even a tragic accident. This death was caused by a horde of disgusting creatures trying to pass themselves off as holiday shoppers who trampled a man to get to that reduced priced flat screen TV, so when their friends and family come over to visit they will think how perfect things are… Yes that is called a run-on sentence, sorry. A dear friend of mine posted this on her blog but I also had to mention it and comment on it here. Just one more reason why I know it’s time for a change. And change is a comin’.
Great time to have child right?…Oh and the attacks in Mumbai. Yeah…can’t wait to bring a baby into this world. I know parents have been saying this for 1,000 years “Is this a good time to have a baby?”, (World Wars I & II, the Great Drepssion) but I’m about to be a parent and it’s the first time I’m really asking that question…I’m scared to death….