Pi Day is a particularly strange fake holiday. Email promotions so far include two different vendors offering special wine discounts. 🤔
My favorite bird site in January 2023.
North End wisdom
Taking a much-deserved break from the house-moving activities.
Sunset on the Charles River yesterday ⛵️
“Alpine Highball”: gin, yellow chartreuse, Campari, orange-rosemary soda
1… 2… 3… Four on the Floor @ Artifact Cider Project
Lunch view 🌆
Like Sunday morning
Seeing all of the unmasked, coughing people in the airport is gross. 😷
They’re not yet in season, of course, but the supermarket strawberries looked good this weekend. Macerated with lemon and splash of gin and served over gluten-free sponge.
Window shopping in Staunton, Virginia
Night walk in Salem
(iPhone night mode shot)
Visiting Longhopes Donkey Shelter in Bennett, Colorado.
I can sew when I must, but it isn’t a hobby. However, I am endlessly fascinated by mid-19th century tech.
(At the Cherry Hill Farmhouse museum in Falls Church)
#ThirstyThursday : it’s nearly Friday
It’s quite a relief to return to dining on the deck again.
Chilly weather requires soup for dinner.
Riverby Books, Fredericksburg, Virginia
This year has been tiring, with far too little joy. I guess that’s why I thought I’d assemble the Christmas tree 2 weeks too early. #mbnov 🎄
Peated bourbon from Kings County Distillery is puzzling. Does it taste like scotch-y bourbon or bourbon-y scotch? So I thought a Rob Roy/Manhattan cocktail made perfect sense for Friday cocktails. #mbnov
Stoop seems like an excellent word for 2020. I still have hope that things will start looking up, but… #mbnov