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Snow Day.. Again

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Just got the call that our meeting was cancelled for this afternoon. Severe weather warning for our area. What a loving family that we belong to . Several of our friends our elderly and what a mess the roads would be when it would be time to leave. Already have an inch in an hour.

This is what I call Pretty Snow. Huge flakes flying in the air, tumbling to earth.
If you are to experience snow for the first time this is what to be out in.

This is a picture of DH hat, I was hoping you could see the flakes.

I just got a call that car accidents are happening all ove our little town. Brother has a police scanner and is listenening to the problems. I just heard another siren go off. Thankful we are inside. This is Queenie my cat. Warm and comfy.

Yesterday A few deer were trying to cross the road. We pulled off and I got this shot of one hiding. Can you see him?

I got his backside and white tail as he hurried away in the woods.

Hope you all have a great day.

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GRATEFULADY 3/2/2011 1:35PM

    A good day to stay in and snuggle with your the pictures. I see the deer. Caught sight of his eye reflecting in the camera. Thanks for sharing. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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WAGTHEDOG 3/2/2011 12:41PM

    Liked the deer hiding in the trees. Great picture. Thanks for sharing!

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PRAIRIECROCUS 2/25/2011 10:47PM

    Thanks for posting this lovely photo-journal !
I really enjoyed it !

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RASCALSMOMMA 2/20/2011 9:13PM

    Marie i was talking to a sister in the grocery store last night. She was preparing for the storm. Well the only storm (in my op.) came in the form of RAIN. But tomorrow We are supposed to get blanketted. DOnt know what to do about class and chiro. Hmm. well Hugs Laurie

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GAMOMMY3 2/20/2011 8:53PM

    Sorry you missed your meeting. Hopefully you were still able to go over your WT. Great article - very upbuilding. Love the photos. emoticon

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NEWLIFE121 2/20/2011 7:24PM

    Wow. I'm sorry about your meeting but it must be cool to live in a place that snows. I love the snow.

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BOOKWERME 2/20/2011 5:08PM

    THANKS for sharing. I am always regretful of missing a mtg, but so relieved with meetings canceled when the weather is posing safety risks. Glad you are safe and warm. emoticon

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ONLYTEMPORARY 2/20/2011 4:59PM

    emoticon photos I do see the deer and the snow on hubby's hat. Sorry you are getting dumped on again emoticon emoticon

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CELEST 2/20/2011 3:58PM

    Oh my word these are such beautiful photos, from your snow to your gorgeous pussy cat and the deer which can be seen clearly. What a lovely creature to spot. Pity they are so shy, but I guess "hunting" seasons have taught them to be.
Thanks for this blog...absolutely loved it.

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Fall is ending

Friday, November 05, 2010

Today's temp will only get to 41'. Calling for snow around the Great Lake areas. We are near Lake Erie but It is just spitting rain. I am not looking forward to winter. I am glad alot of our territory is driving.
I wanted to share the sunset we saw driving to Monroe Walmart last week.

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LUV_VICKIE 12/13/2010 8:13AM


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GAMOMMY3 11/9/2010 10:25PM

    Gorgeous pictures!

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PRAIRIECROCUS 11/6/2010 1:41AM

    Thanks for posting !

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BOOKWERME 11/5/2010 10:22PM

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RASCALSMOMMA 11/5/2010 7:18PM

    I would LOVE a blow up of that last one! I miss those sunsets! HUGS Laurie

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BARETREES130 11/5/2010 5:17PM

    Beautiful!! Yes, Thanks for Sharing Marie! It's wonderful how we never tire of seeing the beautiful sunrises and sunsets, something we can see every day!
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CELEST 11/5/2010 3:23PM

    I absolutely love your photos...esp the last one. I am also sooo jealous of them....esp since my camera broke. emoticon Too many other expenses right now to even have it repaired or replaced. Oh well, maybe in the new year.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 11/5/2010 3:09PM

    Oh My, how beautiful!! Thanks for sharing with us. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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DEBBIELP2 11/5/2010 2:43PM

  Absolutely gorgeous!! Thanks for sharing.

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giant in the sky

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Have you all seen the movie Independence Day? The huge alien ship over the cities???
Well Tuesday. October 7 evening this is what the sky looked like at my place. Flat Rock, Michigan.
The skies were beautiful. Did you see it?

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YIAYIA-THALIA 10/10/2010 10:40AM

    That's funny. I wrote a poem about what I thought looked like a giant's foot up in the clouds. I'll post it in a blog so you can see it.
Great pics by the way!

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BOOKWERME 10/9/2010 7:41PM

    Beautiful! emoticon

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CELEST 10/8/2010 3:04PM

    My goodness me....that was amazing, just like independance day lol.
Beam me up Scotty!

Really beautiful though, so unusual.

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    Awesome! emoticon

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ONLYTEMPORARY 10/7/2010 6:56PM

    Breath taking to say the least. Isn't Jehovah wonderful? He gives us so much. emoticon emoticon We were on the last leg of our trip so saw very little of it. We were in the mountain areas.

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PRAIRIECROCUS 10/7/2010 4:28PM

    Thanks for posting these lovely photos !

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My great finds

Friday, August 27, 2010

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE garage sales. Did I say LOVE?
I just had to share with you my finds. I have repainted the spare room and have made it my office/cat litter box/ laundry hamper room.

I bought these two weeks apart. Each one was $ 20.00 Love them. How about you ?

I have this one beside my chair where I study.

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ARIZONAROSE 10/13/2010 2:17AM

    Beautiful! =)

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RASCALSMOMMA 8/28/2010 9:10AM

    A Motivational "self" portrait... Great one! HUGS Laurie

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PRAIRIECROCUS 8/28/2010 4:36AM

    I love the new additions to your home !
Have a great weekend !

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LUV_VICKIE 8/28/2010 12:14AM

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ONLYTEMPORARY 8/27/2010 4:35PM

    emoticon emoticon I love them! Great find.

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Picture Day

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

When ever I can get my DH to pose for pictures I am so excited, because it is a rarity. Once a year a photographer comes into our town and sets up appointments to take a proffesional photo in your home. GREAT ! He does not have to leave the house to smile.

So I set the appointment up for tonight. All week I have been planning on what to wear. Sunday afternoon before the WT meeting he yells at me and says " HONEY,
I have a Problem and I need you to fix it !!

Well , I yell back and say I don't have time, you will have to come up here and tell me. He is smiling as he walks into the room... You see he was cutting his hair and well I guess pictures DO say alot.....

He forgot to put the clip on to cut the hair NOT shave the head. OOOOOHHHHH.
I was cracking up.

AND then I remembered our picture day. UGH with him BALD!
So I told him we would have to put coats on and for him to wear a hat.

Well when the photographer got here I asked if he would take a picture on my camera so I could show you the before and after photos. He does not look to bad if I say so Myself.
See my page for the after photo.

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BOOKWERME 1/24/2011 8:20PM

    Was just visiting again...and this reminded me of when my brother was little..we are talking back in the fifties. He decided to cut his own hair with the electric clippers, but didn't know about the different heads for the clipper. He shaved a stripe right down the top of his head...and a not quite so close one down either side. I STILL find it funny all these many years later! emoticon

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BOOKWERME 7/21/2010 4:28PM

    My son had the clip part break in mid haircut! So he had to shave his head to the he wears it that way anyway to deflect the ribbing for his premature baldness. My guys didnt' stand a chance in the hair department.

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CELEST 2/18/2010 12:08PM

    emoticonthat is hilarious. Now he fits into the category which says.. ..only so many heads God made perfect, the rest he covered in hair.

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