# Socca is my new favourite food, especially when slathered with pesto. (Note to self: grow more basil next year, pesto supply is dwindling)
# Remind me again why the old-fashioned Christmas lights went out of style? The ones heating my greenhouse are at least 40 years old - and they work just fine, as opposed to the 2 year old set of LED lights that are highly temperamental.
# Living on a hill has its upsides when it snows: built-in sledding potential. Haven't seen the twins in a few hours...
# Why do the twins like to lie in the snow and pretend they are dead? It's very disconcerting.
# Public Service Announcement: The people at Xerxes have a new book out, called Attracting Native Pollinators.
# Ron Sexsmith was interviewed by Jian Gomeshi today and wonder of wonders but I just HAPPENED to be listening to it. What a wonderfully gloomy interview. Ron Sexsmith rocks. Buy his new album so he can afford to take his band on tour, please. LOL
# Downton Abbey has announced its new season, with new characters. I await it with bated breath (emphasis on the bated bit).