1. family tragedy struck
2. we're still moving in and things are far from settled
3. our closing's been delayed twice on the old house
4. frankie's a tad bored ...
5. our oven just shit the bed
6. OUR OVEN!
7. repair people don't work Sundays or holidays
8. we don't have our traditional cinnamon rolls to celebrate the day and next morning
1. we have good friends to spend xmas eve and xmas day with
2. a kosher bakery will provide us the items we promised to bring for xmas dinner
Is it January yet?