giant eagle must have been overrun by zombies this morning-never have i ever seen so many blank eyed beings wandering around, abandoning carts in the middle of the store and stepping in front of others carts - all without even blinking!
me? well, i'm making hot sausage with peppers and onions tonight. stopped at labriola's and got sweet sausage and buns. stopped at the state store for egg nog AND i bought a small frosted good luck pretzel! this year, we are staying in. i'm looking forward to it!
hope everyone has a great night and a crazily happy new year!
"The offers I’ve made to them have been so fair, a lot of Democrats get mad at me. I offered to make some significant changes to our entitlement programs in order to reduce the deficit. I offered not only a trillion dollars in spending cuts over the next ten years, but these changes would result in even more savings in the next ten years, and would solve our deficit problem for a decade.
They say that their biggest priority is making sure that we deal with the deficit in a serious way, but the way they’re behaving is that their only priority is making sure that tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans are protected. That seems to be their only overriding, unifying theme. And at some point, I think what’s going to be important is that they listen to the American people."
my little sweetie is coming today after ice skating and staying overnight. big fun to be had!
max is NOT happy with all the snow and he's REALLY going to hate the low temps this week! he likes the furnace running and the couch with the snuggly throw.
there are a TON of birds and squirrels at both feeders. odd thing, we usually get a huge flock of juncos over the winter. i've only seen ONE pair so far. they winter here from canada. i wonder what happened?
no plans for new year's eve this year. just going to stay in and keep warm. i sort of like that idea.
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