Things in the Fridge – The Aftermath – Old Skool

It’s the day after Christmas. A day spent by many recovering from the prior day’s festivities. In most cases, a Christmas celebration involves preparing massive quantities of food. Naturally, no family can ever hope to consume all that food. So what happens to the leftovers?

They go in the ‘fridge, of course.

Today, the Kickin it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon challenges us to show you ten things in our refrigerator. Continue reading

Holiday Disasters – or Why I Dread Christmas – Old Skool

Today, on the Eve of Christmas – the huge, over-commercialized holiday – we are asked in the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon to tell of any holiday disasters.

I’m having a hard time with this one. I often feel melancholy at Christmas and frankly feel that I could do without this holiday altogether. Only that there’s all this pressure. Continue reading

Books for the Bibliophile – Old Skool

Today on the Kickin’ it Old Skool Blog-a-Thon, we’re encouraged to talk about books.

I’ve done this once or twice already. Earlier in the Blog-a-Thon we were asked to find the first line of the third book on our top bookshelf. This was a problem for me because I have so many bookshelves.

A few months ago, I wrote a post about just how many books my husband and I have, and the dangers of letting bibliophiles get married. Continue reading