My treat today: Old, but Good, Friends.
My good friend moved to Seattle several years ago. But right this second she is in Utah, and today she stopped by the house to say hi.
It was so great to see her. And I'm not just saying that 'cause she reads my blog. 'Cause she doesn't.
Visiting with her tonight was just like it was when she lived two houses away from me. It's nice to have friends like that -- where you can just pick up where you left off.
And she was very polite and listened to all three kids plunk away on the piano.
And . . .
She brought me yard waste for my front porch decorations!
Yard Waste? you ask.
Yes, yard waste. At least that's what people in Seattle have the audacity to call holly. 'Cause holly is just another shrub in Seattle. But here in the desert, it's a joyful holiday decoration.
Go ahead, you can sing it: "the holly and the ivy . . ." That is, if you know the words. Which I don't.
But, behold, my rusty red wagon:
What's your treat today?