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Merry Christmas!!

I wanted to wish each and everyone of you a super Christmas! (Or “piss-miss” if Monkey Boy were saying it!)

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Happy Blogiversary! (Magnolia Mom – Old Blog)

One year ago today, I moved my blog to this wonderful place and I’ve been having so much fun. I’ve talked about some good times and some not so good times. In this year, there have been several births and unfortunately a few deaths. I survived many holidays along with many birthdays. I shared lots …

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It’s about time. . .

For another question week! It was fun last time I did it. So come on. Make my week. Show me some questions!

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13 Things: Places I Want to Go Before I Croak (TT #13)

(not in any particular order) 1. Australia 2. Ireland 3. Yosemite National Park Read about my time in Yosemite. 4. Monument Valley National Park 5. Yellowstone National Park 6. Grand Canyon 7. Italy 8. All or at least most of the Caribbean Islands 9. Mount Rushmore 10. Alaska 11. Hawaii 12. Victoria Falls 13. Bay …

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Snake Adventures

Today Drew was outside in the front yard and saw this rat snake in our flower bed. He later caught it. He put him in this container and we ooed and awed at him. We decided to take pictures of Drew holding the snake, but the closest thing we got was the pic in the …

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Looking ahead

Why is that life goes by a little easier (and sometimes a lot easier) when you have something to look forward to? Say for instance, an impending birth or wedding or an approaching vacation. Well, currently I don’t have such thing and I’m quite bummed about it. Well, I won’t have either of the first …

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American Idol

If you don’t want to see the results don’t “Read More”! You were warned! 😀

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10 on Tuesday: 10 Favorite Romantic Movies

1. Titanic (watched part of this again recently – WOW! I forgot how truly romantic it is!) 2. Gone with the Wind 3. Pearl Harbor 4. Notting Hill 5. Fools Rush In 6. Can’t Buy Me Love 7. 16 Candles (I love the ending!) 8. Up Close and Personal 9. Inventing the Abbotts 10. Ghost

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Being One with Nature and…

RAIN!!

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Something funny…

My 2 year old wearing his big brother’s underwear on his head!

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Letter to MB

Dear Alex, I’m not one for writing sappy letters anymore, but I was just amazed over the week we spent together during Spring Break. You amaze me. You discover and learn each every day. I love it when you say T-to (thank you) after I say thank you. I’m trying to teach you to say …

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Our Valentine’s Day

Today Rob and I celebrated Valentine’s Day. Remember how we celebrate it late. We had lunch at Red Lobster, while Uncle Nick watched the kids. I really enjoyed myself. We stuffed ourselves. We have so many leftovers, it’s not even funny. I’m on some new meds, which I think it’s interfering with my appetite. Anyway, …

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New TV Addiction

For those of who know me well, know that I’m a reality TV addict! So the other night, I watched Next Food Network Star. I didn’t watch the first season so I wasn’t sure what to expect. But, I’m totally hooked now! I set the DVR to record the entire season. Watching the 2nd episode, …

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Spring Break

Ok, why is it that work weeks creep by, but spring break flies by in the blink of an eye? It’s Wednesday already! Yes, I’m sorry for those of you who work year round and I know I’m lucky to have off when I do. I just can’t help it. I’m dreading going back to …

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Happy Birthday, Baby!

March 7th, 2004 March 7th, 2005 March 7th, 2006

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Happy Valentine’s Day 2006

Hope everyone who celebrates the day is having the most romantic time evah! I’m sitting here figuring out what I’m going to cook for dinner feeling sorry for myself. 🙂 And for Monica, Rob and I don’t celebrate the day basically because he has always hated the day. It’s a commercialized holiday that he used …

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Where did the weekend go?

*Yawn*…I’m so tired! The party with the 5 boys plus mine went pretty well. They enjoyed the surprise which was an Auburn basketball game. He wasn’t thrilled with that at first. Drew got to meet some cheerleaders and got his birthday announced during the game. After the game, we came back and they played. We …

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So I gotta know…

What did YOU get for Christmas? Please share…the good, the bad, and even the UGLY! 🙂

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Year End Survey 2005

What did you do in 2005 that you’d never done before? went to Schlitterbahn Did you keep your new years’ resolutions and will you make more for next year? I made some, but didn’t stick with them. I have some for 2006. We’ll see what happens.

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Exhausted!

I’m so tired. Today was a productive day! Yes, I say that with excitement because this week I’ve done pretty much…nothing. So today I had to get up early and take Drew to the dentist. He HATES going to the dentist, but he survived it and had NO cavities! Yay! They did say in 6 …

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