Foto Friday: Jewel-tone skies to end 2008

On New Year’s Eve, just hours before we were to turn into pumpkins, Andy and I realized we had no sparkling grape juice in the house! After dinner I drew the short end of the stick and left to make an emergency run. This was the beautiful view that greeted me.

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This made scouring the aisles of 3 different stores and then giving up in despair and almost leaving with 1 bottle of kosher sparkling grape juice and 1 bottle of sparkling apple cider only to find that someone had abandoned the last bottle of Welsh’s sparkling grape juice in the canned veggie aisle (!!) totally worth it.


  1. phhhst says:

    That’s a beautiful shot.

    phhhst’s recent blog post: Spin Cycle: 2009 “Resolutions” and Positiviality

  2. Jill says:

    Beautiful! Happy New Year!

    Jill’s recent blog post: let the party begin!

  3. Kristan says:

    Thank you! And hi!

  4. Katy says:

    What a pretty sight!

    I’ve never had sparkling grape juice but I love sparkling apple cider!

    Katy’s recent blog post: Calipornia Love ‘08

  5. Aisha says:

    Ooh spooky winter cool, I like it a lot.

  6. Krista says:

    that is such a beautiful picture. reminds me so much of dusk around here.

    Krista’s recent blog post: 2009

  7. Kristan says:

    Oh? Then maybe we’ll give that a try next time.

    LOL yes, exactly!

    I feel like we don’t get that much color here compared to Houston — maybe because not as much smog — so it was a nice surprise.

  8. Emily says:

    I almost forgot the traditional sparkling cider as well.
    We found sparkling white grape juice at Target. It was Archer Farm. Not too bad. Happy New Year!

  9. Kristan says:

    Happy new year to you too!

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