Dishes Minor groceries Make chili? Make pickled sweet peppers Do a dehydrator load of smoked peppers and tomatoes
Suddenly, long-sleeve weather. Baking bread weather. Run the electric heater for 15 minutes to break the chill weather. Not quite cool enough to light the stove weather.
Yesterday the Girl child conned her mother into believing she was too sick for school. Not too sick to cook herself a nice breakfast and then go back to bed. The 'fever' magically evaporated shortly after the bus went by. I hear the process being repeated upstairs today....
I lit the wood stove to drive away the chill and made chili for dinner. I'm NOT flipping the switch on that oil furnace till it becomes damned needful. *Really* *Obviously* damned needful.
48 43 44 degrees ain't it.