Here on Lake Norman, the first day of December has splashed in like a puddle. It has pretty much been raining steadily all day. I was able to get these photos this morning before it started. Even with the rain, the lake is beautiful. https://vimeo.com/303928956/0b28321929 This day last year my blog post was about us… Continue reading Hello December
We woke up to a gorgeous Thanksgiving morning which gave us another thing to be thankful for. Sunshine, the lake, a cup of tea and our fabulous book "A Working Title" made for a great start to the day. We had a relaxing day and instead of making a feast for just the four of… Continue reading Thankful for a wonderful Thanksgiving
Wow. What a weekend! Fin de semana! Our neighbors, Kim and Virginia, asked us Friday if we wanted to drive together to the market in Vilafranca on Saturday. They had mentioned before that it was the big Christmas market. Vilafranca has a big market every Saturday but we had yet to go to it. Vilafranca… Continue reading A day at the fair
Today we wandered over to the nearby village of Canyelles to attend their 15th Santa Llúcia Fair. Canyelles is a sleepy village with a population of about 4,400 people. Well, the crowds for this fair must quadruple that amount. With over 350 stalls there was something for just about everyone. There were a lot of… Continue reading Canyelles’ 15th Santa Llúcia Fair
December 1st. Wow! Now it is only 24 days until Christmas. And for the most part we are ready. 🙂 We got our tree. Okay, so that is our Charlie Brown Christmas tree decoration. Here is our tree. Isn't it cute?! We went to the nursery and saw this one first. We saw some taller… Continue reading Christmas decorating done. Check.