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Old 12-26-2013, 06:12 AM   #1
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What are your plans for bringing in 2014?

We are doing it very quiet.
Ordering take out, either Chinese or surf n turf or pizza n wings
we haven't decided
We will no doubt fall asleep in the recliners before the ball drops but will be awakened by a phone call from the daughter at midnight as she has always done in the past and we will go to bed.


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Old 12-26-2013, 07:32 AM   #2
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Will be working, don't know what Shrek is going to do aside from having football on. May order in if anyone is open on the 1st.

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Old 12-26-2013, 07:32 AM   #3
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Like most years, I will be in a good sleep. I found out many years ago that the new year will come in very well without my assistance. And I have a medical appointment of Jan. 2nd. Oh joy!
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Old 12-26-2013, 07:45 AM   #4
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Quiet in my corner of the world!

I plan on making a small pizza, cooking some shrimp, kielbasa and other munchies.

Maybe a Manhattan or two.

Then settle down for a long winter's nap!
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Old 12-26-2013, 08:27 AM   #5
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I haven't made special plans for bringing in 2014 any more than I have for saying goodby to 2013.
Is anything good on TV that night?
Give us this day our daily bacon.
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Old 12-26-2013, 08:36 AM   #6
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I'll just stay home. Too many "amateur" drunks out there on New Years Eve.
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Old 12-26-2013, 09:11 AM   #7
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We have a very friendly neighborhood and a group of friends a few blocks away take turns. We'll be going there, and it's always great fun.
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Old 12-26-2013, 09:14 AM   #8
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It's likely we'll stay home with some finger foods and drinks and watch some movies, now that we have Netflix and Chromecast.
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Old 12-26-2013, 09:19 AM   #9
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Heading to an old friend's house for a party. We will be doing pot luck and a music jam. I am going to bring duck confit sliders w/ asian slaw. We all went to high school together where we played in a band and then reunited about 25 years later to form another band. Recorded some tunes and played around the area for a few years. Now, we just hang out as friends still...


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Old 12-26-2013, 11:09 AM   #10
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Dungeness crab. Then more Dungeness crab.

Did I say crab?

Although I can gorge on fresh crab with nothing on it---- a favorite way is to put a lemon-y vinaigrette on it, with lots of garlic and chopped parsley.

Then sour dough bread to sop up the dressing. Too bad where I live now I can't buy Boudin sour dough. Have make do with lesser brands.

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