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2006 Christmas Gift Lists

What I got for Christmas: Mommy Confidential: Adventures from the Wonderbelly of Motherhood Rachael Ray 365: No Repeats–A Year of Deliciously Different Dinners No One Cares What You Had for Lunch: 100 Ideas for Your Blog Kid Food: Rachael Ray’s Top 30 30-Minutes Meals I Love Lucy – The Complete Series (Seasons 1-6) (1951) Ferris …

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Got shovel?

I got an email from my Dad titled this. He lives in Denver and sent me these pics! WOW!

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Santa Visits Through the Years

I love comparing each year! 1. 2000, 2. 2001, 3. 2003, 4. 2004, 5. 2005, 6. 2006

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Struggles with Believing

Yes, Drew is at the age where his friends are letting it be known that they don’t believe in Santa. Drew is really struggling to believe in him. He was questioning everything today about Santa. Even though we told him last year that most of the Santa we see are just his helper, he still …

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Christmas Ramblings (Part 2)

Well, I got everything done with newsletters and packages today. I also got some other gifts wrapped. We had our work party today. It seems that everytime I make something to contribute to the party food, it never gets eaten. It just makes me not want to contribute. We had like 20 desserts, but that’s …

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Christmas Ramblings…

So last weekend we went and got our Christmas tree. I’ll post pictures as soon as I get through with all the rush of the next couple of days. I was trying to get a package mailed out today, but I didn’t! I also haven’t finished our Christmas newsletter yet…Yes! It’s true. I hope to …

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Have I lived a sheltered life?

Tonight Drew got Boo’ed. Ever heard of it? He got a bag of candy with 2 pieces of paper attached to it. One said this:

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Kid Quote of the Day #1

“Mom, your foot is squooshy.”

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Escaping to Nature…

This weekend we’ll be heading to camp for the Fall Cub Scout Camp Out. It seems like we just went camping! Hopefully it will be dry this time!

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Boring house selling timeline…

Tues., Oct. 10 – went and looked at house. We liked it a LOT! Wed., Oct. 11 – went to Wells Fargo to see if we could even get loan. The answer was YES So we called my dad who’s a broker to ask him for help. #1 priority now = sell our house! Thurs., …

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And so it begins…

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I’m back…

Good news. We can be approved for the loan. Now it’s a matter of making sure we can really afford the payments and selling our house and getting the most out of it. I’ll keep you updated. **big grin and lots of tummy butterflies**

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Possibilities

I guess I’ve been pretty quiet here lately. I’ve tried not to bore you with my mundane life. I’ve been enjoying my days off and tomorrow it’s back to the old grind until Thanksgiving. Anyway, during my time off Rob found a house he wanted to look at. We haven’t been desperate to move or …

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See my red hair turn gray

I’m scared to look at my hair closely, because I think my kids are driving me towards a head FULL of gray hair! Alex has been climbing out of his car seat. He pulls the clasp down and works his way out of the straps. Then, he stands up and makes the back seat his …

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PSH Theme: Food

This week’s Photo Scavenger Hunt theme is food. Shish-Kabobs from our Labor Day /center>

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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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PSH Theme: Youth

This week’s Photo Scavenger Hunt theme is youth. Finger Painting or maybe even body painting is youthful thing to do.

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PSH Theme: Funny

This week’s Photo Scavenger Hunt theme is funny. I think this is pretty funny! Good blackmail material, don’t ya think?

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PSH Theme: Pets

This week’s Photo Scavenger Hunt theme is pets. Here’s some ducks I had while growing up. I kept them until they got big and then gave them to someone who had a large ranch where they could run around and swim.

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5 Things Meme

Five items in my freezer Bags of veggies Breakfast Sausage Italian Sausage Bacardi Mix Ice!

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