Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Last Owl Post of 2012: Part 2

Tonight, after a very challenging evening with the kids and a visit by the refrigerator repairman, I decided that I picked the wrong day to quit drinking.  So I opened a bottle of wine (there was, after all, no ice with which to make a martini) and took some deep breaths.  I had so much […]

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The Last Owl Post of 2012: Part 1

I’ve had these shots for a couple weeks now.  When I took them (about 200 pictures in all over the course of only half an hour), I suspected that it would be my last good opportunity.  The babies were just getting so hard to spot, getting higher and higher in trees and less awkward (and […]

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Luigi, Henry and Claire

There was once a girl named Mary-Evelyn who had a friend in high school named Alexis.  They both enrolled at the University of Georgia (coming from NC) but only occasionally saw each other on the Milledge Bus, or so they think.  They can’t really remember. Years later came Facebook and they became “friends” again.  It […]

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Race for the Roses

On Friday, we hosted a post-tax season party for the tax folks from Andy’s office.  We did a derby theme with mint juleps, mini hot browns, Kentucky River beer cheese, and bourbon spiced pecans- and those were just the appetizers.  It was a lot of work but we had so much fun cooking new foods […]

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