Monthly Archives: December 2016

Alexandria Girls’ Basketball Holiday Tournament

December 27 [I just noticed how much the names have changed since “my time.”  There are no Andersons, Johnsons, Carlsons, Nelsons, Swensons, Iversons, et al?] [Well, you can see above who the participants were this year.  Two of the usual … Continue reading

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And So It Was Christmas

December 23 The Super said shoot my Christmas trees. We decided not to bring them upstairs this year – can we be far from tabletop models? We so enjoyed the Mississippi Headwaters Hostel at Thanksgiving we decided to reprise it … Continue reading

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Boys Basketball Still Undefeated

December 22 OK, we’ve only played four games, but undefeated is still good! [So, we’re off to good start,  3 – 0 record on all road games.  This was our home opener.  A bit of JV action (also off to … Continue reading

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Alexandria Area High School Carolers @ SAWA

December 19 There are 6 Christmas carol videos scattered herein.  Most are less than 2 minutes long.  Enjoy! [With Deb and Paul, our last SAWA Christmas.  😦  ] [The 5-course dinner with a different wine with each course.] [Steve Deitz … Continue reading

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Holiday Stuff!

December 14 Happy Trails, Al Lieffort.  May you forever continue to “wang dang doodle” in New London! [A really fun good-bye party and jam session at SAWA.  Many of Al’s music partners over the years dropped by to play with … Continue reading

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Fergus Otter Fall *

* Confessing that’s an old homecoming slogan from back in the day. December 15 [The JVers did their thing.  It was fun to watch the 3rd period when I believe we got 4 goals.] [Two of my favorites:  The Amazing … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season!

December 2 [What our visit to the Douglas County Historical Society’s annual bake sale wrought.] December 6 [The Iceman Cometh!] December 7 [Digging out in shifts this morning. Thigh deep drifts on the upper third of the driveway onto the … Continue reading

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