Labor Day

Happy Labor Day.

The official Labor Day barbecue chez Hall was yesterday.  Neighbors and friends old and new converged to have a lovely dinner.

From scratch, your humble chef prepared mesquite-smoked ribs and hickory-smoked chicken and sausage.  Much house preparation was done, too.

The wonderful neighbors from days past brought up the usual delicious excess: brussels sprouts, zucchini, salad, bourbon.  A wonderful new neighbor from the current good old days brought a fabulous cappuccino cake.  At the end, there was an abundance.  It was a wonderful time.

The “old” neighbors stayed over and had sourdough pancakes and locally-made sausage for breakfast before heading back to the “old homestead.”

Tomorrow is school, and a new academic season.  I think I’m ready!  Today is strictly leftovers and a few final quiet summer hours.


About Jonathan B. Hall

Keyboard artist, sacred musician, teacher, writer, working in New York City and State. Many interests include music theory and history, literature, astronomy, genealogy, philosophy and theology, gardening, and good food. Cat lover, too.
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