Wednesday, November 24, 2010

PRESENTING: Cookin' Thanksgiving dinner with Mich and her favorite Kid.

This is us, as ourselves, fooling around today in the kitchen. Still not sure how or when Anna acquired the nickname "Kid" - I'm the only one who calls her that. :P hehe

Ahhh...what a day. Just about absolutely perfect.
Italian opera...the lingering scent of the sugar cookie candle I burned yesterday...all mingled with the stunningly delicious holiday aroma of Thanksgiving dinner prep.
Love.

{my mom took the videos - I'm in the Winnie the Pooh sweatshirt and fruity apron. It's a little old, but I love it 'cause it was sent from Zia Lucia in Italy. Oh, and the talk of  "don't  put these up", and "I'm un-tagging myself" is in reference to facebook. ;) }

Take one:
Take two:

At last, the infamous "church potatoes!" 

PS: for those of you who know I have a slight aversion toward  most female singers  - *ahem* I actually really love the voice of the Soprano singing with Pavarotti (in the first vid.) She isn't screechy. Unfortunately I don't know her name. :-/   

17 comments:

  1. My, that was amusing! I can't believe you don't like turkey! I think your mom was right, the we could hear the music better than you or Anna. ;)

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  2. Aw, what fun! I loved watching the videos, Michaela. You all should post more videos. :)

    ~Ashley

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  3. HAHAAAAAA! I SOOOOOOOOOOOOO LOOOOOOOOOOVED the vids!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You MUST post more in the future! It was awesome seeing y'all moving and living and breathing! ;-P And loved the opera in the background...and you liked that soprano, aha. Ok. Now I know.

    Anyway! I absolutely loved, loved, loved it. Post lots more!!!!!!!!

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  4. That was pretty awesome! I've never heard you girls talking before, or interacting. Your personalities shine through these videos. So neat to see a new glimpse of your life!

    By the way... your Thanksgiving meal is going to taste wonderful. Yum!

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  5. Looks like you have lots of fun together!:)

    Thanks for posting the videos, I enjoyed them!

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    ~Cassia :)

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  6. Love them! I haven't seen you 2 in a long time,so it was almost like seeing you in person! :) Hope you have a lovely Thanksgiving!

    P.S. I love the way Anna has her hair!

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  7. You know, it's funny...you and Anna's relationship really reminds me of Nick and Jon's...Nick even calls Jon "the boy". ;-)

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  8. Hey Michaela!!

    Ha, I totally LOVED the vids you put up. SO cute. You and your sister look like you have way too much fun. ;)
    I hope you and your family had a wonderful thanksgiving (looks like you definitely had a yummy one!).
    The music you chose for baking was definitely fun, too.. I really like Con Te Partiro now. :)
    Oh, good job on figuring out the church potatoes. Those are really good... :)

    Have a wonderful evening!
    Oh, I have to say that I do miss our little conversations via comments! I had so much getting to know you better.. maybe we could email??

    Love, Sarah

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  9. So much fun having a peek in your kitchen :-) Love that you all have a cheerful spirit!

    Blessing
    Mrs stam

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  10. Hehehe! These are great! So fun =^) Happy Thanksgiving by the way :)

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  11. I *loved* these videos, Michaela! It was so neat to actually see you and Anna. ;) Too fun!

    ~ Love,
    Lindsay

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  12. I had to watch the video as it was a hit with some of our kids. But I have to say that I cringed during the stuffing making episode as I do the Thanksgiving meal. If you ever need cooking classes just let me know. I perfected Italian Sausage many moons ago when I was young. I made 3 1/2 tons in one week (seriously I did as I worked for an Italian specialty store). It took a Cuban to make Italian Sausage the right way.
    p.s. I go overborad with the garlic quite often with my meatballs.

    Ignacio a/k/a Mr. Rovirosa a/k/a Pancho (Ally's dad)

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  13. I am so sad that I can't watch these here at home! I'll have to come back when I'm at the library, because they look like they will be so much fun to watch! ;)

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  14. Mich...random. Ok, so I'm so blond, as you know.

    Proof...I read over this post again and I'm like, "perfect day...the smell of the sugar cookies she burnt...okaaaaay..." :-P I had to read over it again to get it. :-D Yeaaaah, that's me.

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