I almost forgot I took these. Bill the cat was particularly photogenic one day in late December. And he was helpful too. (162K photo)
If anyone was wondering, I did manage to do some quilting the last couple nights. Sometimes you just have to make it happen.
Sometimes traditions are a good thing. In this case, it means that once a year I have an admirable spice cupboard. And for those who needed another reason to use it - the Better than Bouillon jars make great spice storage. While I was organizing, I made notes so I can put an order in to Penzey's
(Which leads me to a general question. Are those who didn't grow up in the 60's as excited by all this as those of us that did? I hope so. I can remember being able to recall a total outline of the Apollo missions to the moon in chronological order. That would have been in Mrs. Sheehy's 7th or 8th grade science class.)