Holly’s Life

Triumphs and Tribulations of moi

Archive for October, 2007

Everybody’s getting married

Posted: Wednesday, October 31st, 2007 @ 1:10 pm in Daily | No Comments »

If I had the motivation, I would cout up how many times a blog has started with “we went to KC this weekend”….but I don’t…..but I know there’s a lot!
SO, we went to KC for Sarah Koehler’s reception. They decided to keep the ceremony small with only family and close friends so we went […]


Posted: Wednesday, October 31st, 2007 @ 12:11 pm in Daily | 2 Comments »

Viv had her surgeries today to take out her claws and her female parts
Of course I was thinking about her all morning and went to visit her over lunch! She was still a little loopy from the anesthesia…look at those bandaged feets She’ll come home tomorrow!

Food, home projects

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2007 @ 7:21 pm in Daily | No Comments »

Sammy already mentioned this on his blog, but for the last movie night (we watched Psycho) I decided to cook a gourmet-ish meal. It was a chicken dish - I think it was called “pstachio encrusted chicken” I had to start it the night before by brining the chicken (never heard of that […]

You learn something new

Posted: Friday, October 19th, 2007 @ 11:52 am in Daily | No Comments »

So even though I’ve played in orchestras my whole life, I never really knew the difference between philharmonic, symphony, and orchestra now I do, very good.

KC (yes, again)

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2007 @ 7:45 pm in Daily | 2 Comments »

Originally we were going to go to Savannah’s 1 year birthday party in DM this weekend, but we ended up needing to go back to KC for Aunt Lil’s memorial service. My sisters and I played in it - a couple hymns. I decided to post a video of the 3 of us […]

Into the Wild

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2007 @ 3:55 pm in Daily | No Comments »

I just finished that book last week. I’d been meaning to read it for years and was pushed to read it recently as the movie is coming out (well, it’s out already, but hasn’t made it to IA). You know how it ends from the beginning, so it’s a story that fills in […]

Where’s Fall?

Posted: Thursday, October 4th, 2007 @ 7:49 am in Daily | 1 Comment »

It’s October, which means NO MORE 80+ degree days! We have 3-4 of them coming up. I want my Fall.

KC memorial

Posted: Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 @ 7:44 pm in Daily | 3 Comments »

This weekend was a great (and fast) one! Chris and I went to KC Friday. Originally we were going down for Aunt Lil’s 100th bday party, but they decided to still have the luncheon and make it a memorial for her. We left on Friday to help with moving her belongings out […]