It was a quiet night at Sour Cherry Farm. We roasted a turkey, made some mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce and ate a simple dinner in front of the television. Sam had milk and rested in her bassinet.
Earlier in the afternoon, Grammy and Leighlo stopped by on their way to Les Gilberts:
We also had a nice visit to Rockland Lake. All the day’s festivities, after the jump.
We started with a nice brisk walk around the lake. Sam’s first time!
She was bundled up nice and warm.
When we got home, we started the turkey brining. It was a lovely 9-pounder from Stone Barns. A Bourbon Red.
After Grammy and Leighlo left, we put the turkey in the oven:
Less than two hours later, voila:
Meantime, Sam tried out her swing:
Hunna makes gravy:
And mashed potatoes:
And the sweet potato casserole I made a little at at time over a few days:
Supper in front of the TV:
Sam in her bassinet:
We are very thankful.