Well, it has been a dreadfully long time! I have excuses, but they are lame. I am working on getting my act together, but I am not holding my breath.
I love Carolyn. She went to Belgium and actually brought me back macarons! Unfortunately, they did not travel particularly well:
The kitchen is pretty much complete, but I haven’t taken any photos, nor have I unpacked anything. In fact, we still haven’t located our pots and pans, so I still can’t really cook. This is when we were on the home stretch and a day before Peter’s parents arrived for a visit:
We also had insulation blown into our upstairs area. It’s this crazy stuff called Icynene, and it is pretty high tech but messy:
My aunt, her sister-in-law, and a family friend are visiting from Japan, but between our own visitors and superbuzzy, I hadn’t had a lot of time to hang out with them. Today, though, I spent some quality US time with them: