01 December, 2009

december's here!



what a great way to start december!

i woke up to find levi and gretel putting up the christmas lights outside this morning.

she's such a big helper.

lily helped by napping on the couch.

(p.s. don't blame me for the hideous color of our window panes - we didn't choose it. our front door is the same color. i wish we could paint them so bad, but we're not allowed to paint outside - only inside.)

other ways we started december:

- drinking delicious cups of blue bottle coffee (one of the reasons we are considering moving to san francisco - all of the best coffee we've ever tasted is in san francisco.)

- coming out of the bathroom to find gretel licking the jelly off my toast. guess she likes boysenberry too.

- frantically studying for my french exam today. it's in 38 minutes. crap! that means i should probably be getting ready for school!

wish me luck!

and happy december! let's all truly embrace the season this year all month long.

19 comments:

  1. haha love the mentioning of the paint color... funny thing is, the outside of my apartment has the exact same color on the windows and doors. i wish i could change it sooooooo bad.

    happy December, and good luck on that exam!!

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  2. goodluck!!! i've got a final tonight too..i know the stress!! :)

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  3. happy december to you, lovee.


    i, also, hate when the cat decides to start my breakfast.


    better than the dog though- the dog just straight up steals it.

    hope your test went well!

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  4. I kind of like the color of the window frames. It's unique.

    Actually...it's National City Bank green, now that I take a second look. How odd.

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  5. aww!! what a great way to wake up! you three are just the cutest family. xoxoxo

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  6. In Michigan, everyone lets you paint your rentals as long as you're willing to paint it back if necessary. I love that! Of course, now that I live somewhere where we could paint our rental, we bought a house. Figures.

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  7. Good luck! We are putting up our outside lights this Saturday

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  8. ohhh good luck!!!!! I've totally been putting off my homework as well!!!!!

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  9. Good luck on the test! and you and your boyfriend are too cute :)

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  10. good luck!

    not being able to paint a rental sucks, but i'm sure all your personal touches are super cute to make up for it :).

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  11. i cant wait to decorate!!!! EEEEE!!!

    yay for lights!

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  12. If only I could get out of this dreadful mood that I'm in today!

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  13. Best of luck on your exam!! Wishing for blue bottle coffee and missing the West! Gretel is too adorable sneaking your toast.

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  14. Bon chance on your French exam!

    I agree with you about Blue Bottle — I think it just might be the best coffee on the planet.

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  15. Can't wait to get the lights on our house this weekend. Hope you did well on your exam.

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  16. Hey! New reader here :D Good luck on your exam.
    Cute Gretel! x

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  17. look at your cute kitty! I really miss our cat :(
    Merry Christmas!

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