More What I’m Up To (Furlough edition)

Here’s Furlough lunch #2 – Mexican this time.
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Also, cupcakes, round 2. NOM NOM
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Willow:
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Janine met a work friend of mine, who is also an awesome writer, Alan Smale at Capclave! I was glad they finally met!
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From the garden:
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I had to cut some dahlias because Doug had to mow the lawn.
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This cherry tree in our front yard has been completely devoid of leaves from since the summer. Except for this one little bunch.
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This is for – prompted by our fun hamburger discussion. This is from Five Guys, which right now is my favorite hamburger anywhere. I usually get mine with cheese and grilled onions. :-)
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And Furlouh lunch #3, Japanese:
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Doug and I had our 9th anniversary this week. We had a nice dinner at Christopher’s – and they had a specialty dessert which was awesome – Peanut Butter mousse with chocolate chips and flambeed bananas. It was SO good:
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Paul McCartney’s Instagram account is also “retweeting” pics of people with his new album. So I took a pic and posted it with the appropriate tag and his account did retweet it! Cool!
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And then we finally got to go back to work! Alex wore this shirt to celebrate:
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Some of our dahlias are huge!
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Celebratory Furlough-end dinner #1:
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Conley came to town later that night for the Army Ten Miler which was this weekend. She came to work with me on Friday. Here are a few pictures from her visit:
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Some JWST mirrors in the cleanroom. The gold one might be our engineering test unit. The other two are flight spare primary and secondary mirrors.
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Conley came to band on Friday night, which was super fun. There was beer, cupcakes, and lots of Beatles. Do you like our mic stand beer holders?
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So, we were watching Once Upon a Time and then popped up the worst example of a pop-up animated ad ever. Or the best. :D

Also:
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