Beef Wellington, mashed potatoes, Brussels sprouts with brown butter with a 1999 Bordeaux. Capping off the meal is Lava Cake (blackout cupcakes from Crumbs), heated a la mode Haagen Dazs ice cream. Did I mention we are staying in tonight?
I will celebrate with the bottles of sparkling wine I received as holiday gifts this year. I love having a full house of alcohol.
Is having to hand wash the thick sweaters in cold-ass water. My goodness. I should just move someplace warmer or just go naked most days. Back to the sink to wring out my thick-ass sweaters.
Know yourself! Watch how you manifest the small things in life and think about how you felt inside with those things. Think about how easily they came. You will find that you thought of a small thing once and never thought about it again, and then it manifested.
What really happened was you didn’t think any thoughts or speak any words which contradicted what you wanted, so the law of attraction was able to do its work.” —The Secret Scrolls
I was shocked to read this article from the New York Times today, on how parents are pushing the whole standardized testing thing too far for their kids. If they score high on the placement tests, they get into good schools, but the ramifications are so great that they hardly retain any knowledge and are just being trained to test. Unreal. No wonder there are concerns that the next generation can’t think for themselves.