Archive for 2016

  • Best of This Blog 2016

    By on December 31, 2016

    Here is a list, as concisely as I can offer it, of the best of this blog in the...

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    Polly Castor
  • Bits and Clips for December 2016

    By on December 30, 2016

    Here is the best of what I read or saw on the internet this month. I hope you find...

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    Polly Castor
  • Reading Challenge for 2017

    By on December 29, 2016

    Please join me for this year’s reading challenge! I hope you like the new list. I think it is...

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    Polly Castor
  • Recipe: Sri Lankan Sauce for Fish

    By on December 28, 2016

    This sauce is dynamic and delicious, and takes a bland protein (we used halibut) into another stratosphere.

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    Polly Castor
  • Books We Got for Christmas

    By on December 27, 2016

    Here are the books that were under our family's tree this Christmas. What books did you receive that you...

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    Polly Castor
  • Pottery Plates I Made My Husband for Christmas

    By on December 26, 2016

    All three were carved and glazed while still wet with a technique called sgraffito before they were fired.

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    Polly Castor
  • Christmas Photos 2016

    By on December 25, 2016

    Merry Christmas! It is so good to have all of our kids home for Christmas! I hope you are having...

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    Polly Castor
  • Christmas Links 2016

    By on December 24, 2016

    Merry Christmas! Here are some recent links revenant to the holiday... Wishing you the hope and joy of...

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    Polly Castor
  • Christmas Creche at the MET

    By on December 23, 2016

    I enjoyed seeing this immense, detailed creche, with all of its tiny vignettes.

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    Polly Castor
  • 2016 Reading Challenge Complete

    By on December 22, 2016

    It has been a bit of a scramble to complete my Reading Challenge for this year, but I'm going...

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    Polly Castor
  • Our Daughter’s Empty Bowls Glazed

    By on December 21, 2016

    Many of you wanted to see what her colossal effort looked like glazed, so here they are, before they...

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    Polly Castor
  • Name the Christmas Carol Puzzle

    By on December 20, 2016

    Here is the fun puzzle we had people do at our party, and I thought you might want to...

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    Polly Castor