ways of seeing
Let me tell you about my mama.
My niece and my dad were born one-day-short-of forty-nine years apart. This year, their birthdays immediately follow Thanksgiving, which means this Thursday through Saturday will basically be non-stop celebration in the Romm family. (I need to find my stretchiest pants and loosest shirt.)
Sophie texted me this afternoon and asked me what my favorite day of the week is. I told her that I don’t really have one, maybe Friday or Saturday, so she said, “I dare you to write something every Friday or Saturday for November,” and I said, “Oh,” and then, “Girl,” and then I agreed. Only I realized that Fridays…
I am currently making my first green bean casserole.
I mixed in all the ingredients in a disposable baking pan and put it in the oven. I have roughly 26 minutes left to wait before I take it out, sprinkle on a few more French Fried Onions, and put it back in the oven for five more minutes.