Archive for January 13th, 2007

Friday swim

Saturday, January 13th, 2007

For the record, I swam on Friday Jan 12, 24 lengths (600 meters). Let’s say it took 16:35. That’s the farthest so far this year, and it was nonstop. Gradually getting in shape.

Mount Pleasant

Saturday, January 13th, 2007

Maybe you remember, from our trip to Orono, that we (especially Arlene) are into baskets. Well. There’s a long tradition of basketry on the Georgia and South Carolina Sea Islands. Arlene has heard about it for years from one of her art teacher colleagues who lived in Charleston. She was hoping to see some Gullah […]

Pecan Pie

Saturday, January 13th, 2007

Last weekend we stopped at Hannaford’s in Windham for groceries. They had all the nuts that people hadn’t bought for holiday entertaining marked down to 49 cents a pound. Including pecans! Since we had just got back from the part of the country where pecans are fairly common, they were on my mind. So I […]