My first wish was to be in Lincoln, Nebraska visiting my dearest friend and her husband.
We drove up here to make that happen. On our way here we had a great road trip, stayed in a brand-new hotel, and had a delicious dinner in a sexy, little restaurant in Norman, OK. Who knew, right?
It was some of the best Italian food I’ve tasted in a long time, and better than almost any I’ve had back home in our food-centric city. Sorry, Austin, but I’m spoiled when it comes to Italian food.
My second wish was to experience a white
Although the weather didn’t call for such a thing to happen, we woke up yesterday morning to a fresh blanket of snow covering everything, and it was still coming down. Holly and I drove to dance class yesterday morning wondering if any of her students would show up. A few hardy souls did, and we had a delightful class. As it turns out, by the time class was over there was more snow and it was both colder and more slippery.
So, we’ve been staying in; cooking, watching movies, playing Cards Against Humanity, and hanging around the fireplace sipping fine bourbon. If this is any indication of what retirement is going to be like – I’m so glad I’ve finally arrived!