New Year’s, 4 Parties, and Things – The Shire 12th Night party, the after-party (including “Hamsters of Rock!”, a big sewing project day at my house, New Year’s Eve, cleaning up so my Mom can visit, New Year’s Day with the girls, back for another party at Dayle’s, a baronial newsletter is published, and lots of Bardic things have to be finished tonight! (read more…)