Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Cookie Sunday Highlights
Time kids started arriving: 9 a.m.
Number of cups of tea ingested between 6 and 9: 4
Cookies baked between Saturday and Sunday:
Snickerdoodles: 2 batches
Sugar cookies: 2 batches
Moravian Spice Crisps: 2 batches
Peanut Butter Swirl Bars: 3 batches
"Best Ever" Chocolate Chips: 2 batches
Red Velvet Cookies: 3 batches
Funniest thing that kept happening all day: People would sneak red velvet cookies and then deny it when asked. They were lying through lips that were stained red.
Reason we made 3 batches of Red Velvets: See above.
Number of injuries: 3
1. A burn on my right bicep. My giant guns have a tendencey to get in the way.
2 & 3. Army Dude cut left thumb (copycat) and and burned right hand. Demanded Purple Heart paperwork be submitted through command channels ASAP.
Cutest thing I didn't find until the next day: A poem written by my great-niece Elizabeth.
Number of hours I slept on Sunday night: 10