Monthly Archives: October 2011

Chocolate Cheesecake

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We had a gorgeous day yesterday and took advantage of the good weather by celebrating my little cousin’s birthday with a lunch/barbecue. As usual, I brought dessert – although the cake was a hit with the adults only, since it’s a bit sour and not overly sweet (the batter doesn’t have sugar) at all. It’s…
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Guest Bedroom Switcheroo

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I’ve been sick since Tuesday night (thankfully I’d written the Wednesday post the day before) so I’ll keep this post short. We finally swapped the comfy-but-too-big-for-the-space office chair in the guest bedroom/office! We hadn’t changed it before because, well, it was comfortable and there was nothing wrong with it. Until its casters started scratching our…
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Customer Service

So, I finally have my new laptop! Since it’s covered by the AppleCare warranty, I thought I’d talk about my experience with them and how everything worked out, in case someone is thinking about buying an Apple laptop and AppleCare. I bought my (old) laptop, a Macbook, in 2008 and also bought the AppleCare extended…
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Weekend Outing

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I really wanted to finish the Rast dresser project this weekend, but sadly, that didn’t happen. It’s almost done though! I just have to find the time to stain the top. Anyway, my weekend plans changed when a friend suggested going to Donosti (San Sebastian) on Saturday, since the boys had a handball match there…
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DIY To-Do List

I had a full post written about our weekend outing, but the computer I borrowed (no, I still don’t have the new one, but that’s another story. Hopefully it’ll be here by next week…) won’t let me edit the pictures I wanted. So I decided to let you know our full list of plans for…
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Meat Lasagna

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Wednesday was a holiday here, so it’s been a weird week – but we had a day off, so I’m not complaining! We have a few upcoming long weekends, actually, since the 25th of October and the 1st of November are national holidays – both of them on Tuesday. Then on December, we have two…
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