*sniffle SNIFFLE snuuurk* oh, the pretty pretty horsies. this is for everyone who cried at the end of Free Willy.
We are having everyone in the world over for dinner, and this is what we're serving:
Artichoke & spinach dip with homemade bread
Roasted squash soup
Roast turkey with stuffing
Green beans sautéed with leeks
Dinner rolls with herbed butter
Sweet potato pie
Boston cream pie
Mmmmmm, Thanksgiving, how tasty you are
Why I heart Canadian healthcare: my copay for birth control this morning was THIRTY CENTS.
Kinnie Starr is pretty awesome, and La Le La La
, off her new album, is adorable and infectious and features Tegan from Tegan & Sara in the background, and you should listen to it right now, and maybe even download it from her Myspace page
Jonathan Coulton's reimagining
of Baby Got Back as a sincere, sweet ballad with choral accompaniment has snapped something in my head.
Well, Matt fux0red the alarm this morning, but fortunately I woke up randomly at 5 a.m. and drove him to the airport, so he didn't miss his 6:30 a.m. two-layover flight to Middle of Freaking Nowhere, Texas and (sad face) I get to spend the rest of the week alone with the kitty -- come to think of it, it might have been best for all of us if I'd just slept in.
I have a committee meeting at the end of this month -- panicking commences now.
The first lab report I graded took 45 minutes and received a 54 out of 100 -- I devoutly hope this is not an omen.
So for those of you who like me are lame and hadn't seen it yet, Weird Al's White and Nerdy
, possibly the most entertaining thing since attacking the darkness.
And lo, the snow hath fallen and it hath stucken, even though the turning of the seasons hath reached only mid-fall, and all who live in Edmonton in their despair have completely forgotten how to drive.