Sunday, December 19, 2010

And my visitors are off...

I just wished Wendy and Dean a safe trip back to glorious, snowy Ohio.  I hope they enjoyed their visit as much as I loved seeing them. :)

My asthma woke me up around 5:30ish, so I just got up and hit my nebulizer, and then, as is my wont when awake at weird hours, I went shopping.  Amazon is my friend.  I only got a downloadable casual game to help while away the hours of non-sleep.  You see, usually after I use my nebulized albuterol, I am a bit too wired for sound, so no sleep for me.

I am currently sipping on a Gevalia Caramel Macchiato, which was produced by my Tassimo beverage center.  I love that puppy.  Anyway, this Caramel Macchiato is not all sweet and gooey like the ones prepared at coffee houses.  I do not like sweet coffee.  I like my coffee to taste like coffee.

Just to let my sister, Cee, know... the See's candy was a huge hit this weekend with my home denizens and my visitors alike.  Wendy found every piece that could possibly have an almond in it. :)

And speaking of Wendy, Jane wanted her to make some shortbread this weekend, and that she did.  She'd found a recipe that used Earl Grey tea, which laced the shortbread with a hint of bergamot flavor.  Holy moley, it was so good... SO GOOD!

We sent our visitors off with a good breakfast of veggie-laden scrambled eggs and nice, crispy bacon and toast.  Actually Dean was our bacon chef, as he showed us the best way to make microwave bacon.  I liked mine... not all greasy, just crisp.  Yum.

Now it is almost 11 AM, and I am getting tired, so I think I might go take a quick nap.  On the agenda for this week:  Echocardiogram on Tuesday and my chemo on Thursday.  Not such a tough week.  Oh, and I think the burning is starting to dissipate a bit, so perhaps the healing has begun.  I hope so. :D

Love to all!

2 comments:

  1. The BaconMan and The Almond Badger are home safe and sound. We had a wonderful time, Tequila! It was very nice to see all of you and meet Cee. The candy and wine was delicious!

    Much Love,
    Dean

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  2. And oh yes that Earl Grey tea shortbread was amazing - makes a great airplane snack. :)

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