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Kaitlin's friend, Lydia, who spent a week with us, went back to Manhattan on Thursday. The girls had a great time during her visit! I know Kaitlin misses her...

Thursday, Kaitlin and I had lunch together at The Beacon. Things were hectic at work this week with my layout assistant gone 3 1/2 days. Her grandfather had a bad stroke late Wednesday night. After surgery he was holding his own. I'm hoping she is at work tomorrow, as I have to take mom to a 2:30 doctor's appointment in Derby. That pretty much takes up the whole afternoon!

Kaitlin bought a couple of puzzles at Michael's last week, and already finished one of them:

Cinnamon relaxing on the steps of the deck:

Abby & Muffin licking cheese queso off Corby's fingers (yes they are crazy!):

and we finally put up the Christmas decorations. Well, Kaitlin put them up for me! Thanks hon!

Yesterday was a good day for Kansas basketball teams. The day started with K-State beating Texas Tech, 94-60. KU barely survived Nebraska and won 63-60. The Shockers won another one on the road, beating Drake 68-54.


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