New Critter in the Barn

Today in the hay loft, I was surprised by this fellow.

We think it is a Barred Owl.  The peahen was quite upset with the intrusion.  We are hoping he is OK but happy to have him here as long as he wants to stay.

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Picking Our Christmas Tree

Here we are at the Christmas tree farm with Rocky looking for a tree

Here is the tree we chose and Tom starting to cut it down.

And here is Tom hauling it back to our truck.

Then we went to Everybody’s Store for sandwiches and supplies, probably for the last time.

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So yesterday’s liquid advent item was Cointreau. In googling for cocktails with this, I found this recipe for the Sidecar. So here is my Sidecar:

Very fun and festive.

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