Should we talk about how much I hate the new Blogger update (back in the editing/writing area---nothing visible up front here), even after giving myself time to get used to the change since I always initially resist change? No? Are you sure? I'm pretty sure it would be fascinating to hear me discuss at length how it both (1) hugely discourages people from using HTML and also (2) makes it hugely frustrating to do any editing without knowing/using HTML. ...Still no? Really? Well, okay. But if you ever want to talk, I'm here.
Look at my cute new casserole dish:
This is not an excellent photo (reflections + needs polish + busy background), but I can't believe I almost didn't see (and then almost didn't buy) this reading-mousie candlestick, considering how much I love it now. It was in a used furniture store for $5. That's his tail wrapping around and holding up his reading light.
Paul got me this book for Mother's Day. I was pretty thrilled, since I'd been agonizing over whether to buy it myself or wait until Christmas/birthday to get it. I commented on what a good idea it was to get something with "Mother" in the title for Mother's Day, and he was like, "Oh! Is that what it's called? I just remembered you liked that author and saw she had a new book out. Huh!"