Friday Randomness 1-2-15

Happy New Year to our readers! I don’t want to sound too cheesy here, but I love that feeling of renewed energy and hope that a new year brings! I wish I could bottle it up and make it last the entire year!

  • How was your Christmas this year? Ken and I made the same trip we’ve made since 2010. Headed up to Pittsburgh a few days before Christmas to spend time with my family, and then fly from Pittsburgh to Baltimore on Christmas Day to spend the rest of the day with Ken’s family.  I love this picture of my niece opening gifts on Christmas Eve. It looks like she’s drowning in presents!

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  • I was going through some scans of photos from Christmases when I was little! I don’t actually remember getting a Cabbage Patch doll, but apparently I did. I look about three years old here, so this is probably 1984 maybe?

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  • I’m not exactly sure how, but somehow the past two New Year’s Eves, Ken and I have gone to Ikea for some shopping. Well, we needed some stuff from Ikea again, and we decided to wait until New Year’s Eve to go to make a real tradition out of it. We’re an exciting couple!
  • My sister’s family bought Ken a quadcopter drone for Christmas. We’ve been having a fun time trying it out! Ken also got several new Lego sets and has been building some already

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  • In non-holiday news, Ken has been installing recessed lighting in our dark basement (which I’ve mentioned here before). It is amazing how much the lighting changes the mood in the basement!

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That’s about it! How were your holidays?

 

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