January 8, 2021

2 soda(?) flavored gummy varieties, 1 nice chocolate, I packet of good grapey sugar dust, and an interesting hard candy that looked like the pill Miracle Max gave Wesley to cure his mostly dead-ness and tasted like raisin root beer chocolate?

Not a bad one in the bunch again. We are really lucking up.

Japanese candies

January 2, 2021

Today’s mystery Japanese snack: tiny savory crispy bits that taste kind of like crispy lo mein. The copywriter in me absolutely loves the company explanation of Baby-Star. In short: Not only is it an economical reclaimed food (made from ramen noodle overage), it’s a substantial snack more convenient than foods involving utensils. 😍

January 1, 2021

If how you spend the 1st day of the year is an indicator of how your year will go, 2021 will be just fine. Caught up with friends, snuggled the pups, discovered a hidden gem lunch restaurant, met up with a 1 part of a friend couple for drinks in a pub, and spent time hanging out with the 2nd part of the couple at home while watching their new little one learn new skills.