1. this book arrived yesterday. and am i ever happy it did. it's sitting there. on the side of the couch. waiting for me to leaf through it. slowly.
2. there is a little more of this left. in case you still want to help. out.
3. another 100 comments have gone by. a few posts back. cindy k. you get a $10 store credit. because i like to share. with those who share with me. thank you. again.
4. i made some piping. finally. and it turned out perfectly. on the first try. and that made me super happy. and after his inspection. h-kun was impressed. and that made me even happier. i think i am on to something here. this piping thing.
5. my age. plus h-kun's age. adds up to 66.
6. my new worker started this week. well, an old worker who has returned. to joing me in this crazy/enjoyable world of japanese goodness. and i am loving it. she is a happy gal. super effecient. and is blood type a. aka detail-oriented. and organized. she's the perfect helper. seriously. i'll blog about bloodtypes and japan later. i need to explain it. properly. which means i first need to understand it. properly.