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having a little fun

Saturday, June 16, 2012

video isnt the clearest but had to share its one of my dear friends we met over the weekend having a little fun dancing .

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LOLAJO54 6/16/2012 10:56PM

    lol good one Les!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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RAINBOWMF 6/16/2012 9:38PM

    Darn I watched it over and over , I have no idea who it was.

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RAINBOWMF 6/16/2012 9:37PM

    Oh it was a Lady? Who was it, someone leaving?
Maybe my SIL

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NESSY759 6/16/2012 7:52PM

    It wasnt your grandson it was some lady lmbo. I needed some good music i could dance to waiting for music i could boogie too

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RAINBOWMF 6/16/2012 7:48PM

    OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH I am so happy this is dark hahahahha

I had the best time ever, it was over too fast.
Hey why didn't you dance? LOL!!

Was that my gradson, I was kissing? I hope so.

Love Mary

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SWEETPEA1949 6/16/2012 7:19PM

    we had an awesome time that night
ty girls

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WINTER20101 6/16/2012 6:47PM

    Mary is that you? Hee! hee! who was you kissing?? ha! ha! wish it had been lighter!! To see your exspession!! Looks like everyone had a ball!!

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Trip to London

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Last weekend my mom and i travelled to London to meet two very special ladies and spark buddies. It was so wonderful to finally put a face to the posts and voices i had heard but never met. We had a blast and the memories and laughs we had will last us a life time. While we were there we also took part in the Walmart walk for childrens hospitals and although it was a very hot day and i was beat at the end of the 5ks its wish nice to know we were helping to make a difference in a childs life.Thank you doesnt even seem like enough for our friends for opeing up there hearts and homes to us and giving us this wonderful opprotunity. you are amazing people and you mean the world to us.

Now to share a few pictures of our weekend , mary i know you are one of the main subjects in my photos i think that was just how it seemed to work out. Enjoy the pictures and thanks for the wonderful time.

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JENNYBAKER247 6/18/2012 6:15AM

    Fantastic!!! I just love all the pics. WooHoo!!!
I reiterate .... WELL DONE on the walk!!!

Gals ROCK!!!

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KATHYSCOLLIES 6/17/2012 8:06PM

    Great pictures, Lesley! Jo and Mary were so excited about meeting you and your Mom, at last - "face to face", and from everything they have said you all had a wonderful weekend together. Glad that you all had such a good time together.

The video of Mary dancing was cute too, even with it being that dark... LOL

(also from London)

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LOLAJO54 6/16/2012 11:01PM

    LOL love them all !!!

Lesley you have the best camera --my firend kept talking about it..and now I see the good pictures it takes..

We thank you for joining us on the walk and for the weekend..we had fun next time just has to be longer...

Thanks to you and your mom !!
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RAINBOWMF 6/16/2012 7:47PM

    Oh Lesley why I am the only one that gets all the attention LOL!
Love you!

Great shots.


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SWEETPEA1949 6/16/2012 7:32PM

    lasting memories with dear friends..we had an awesome time....Mary and Jo you are 2 very special ladies

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BARBARAROSE54 6/16/2012 5:01PM

    emoticon they are 2 wonderful ladies

cograts to all in taking part in the walk

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PRAIRIECROCUS 6/16/2012 3:54PM

    Great photos, reflecting a great time !
Well done, everyone !
All the best !

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DIBANANA 6/16/2012 3:37PM

  How wonderful! I'm new at Spark but I also am finding new friends and plan to visit one in November. Good job on the Walmart walk as well.

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In honor of Mary

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Mary today is your special day now is your time to shine. You are very special to me and so many others and deserve only the best wishes. May all of your hopes and dreams come true and may the day be as truly special as you are to us all. Love ya buddy.

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KICKINGIT@56 2/9/2012 10:49AM

    what a sweet tribute! Mary is certainly fortunate to have a friend like you.

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BUFFYSMOM2 2/8/2012 11:02AM

    Happy Birthday to Mary from me too! It's good to have great friends!

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BARBARAROSE54 2/8/2012 9:49AM

    Very special, just for a good lady ! well done Lesley.

Mary you have yourself one very great day ! emoticon

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RAINBOWMF 2/8/2012 8:30AM

    Thank you Lesley, you made me Smile first thing this morning.
You are special to me too, I am so happy to have you in my life.

Love & Hugs

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CRACKERJACK2825 2/8/2012 8:21AM

    I don't know Mary, but HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARY!!!!

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LOLAJO54 2/8/2012 8:11AM

    ahh that is so nice Lesley ..

loved it all but the butterfly one is my favorite

yep Happy Birthday sis

loved it Les

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my special gift

Friday, December 23, 2011

As Christmas is quickly approaching and in fact only 2 days i way i wanted to share something with all of you. I have wanted to blog about this a couple days ago but things have been pretty busy . It all starts with a dear spark buddy of mine ( i wont mention names for privacy sake) who i have developed a friendship with yet have never met her face to face. For you see this year things have been kind of tough on this family and financially it hasnt been an easy year. Now i know we ALL have had a tough year i know we have too but there was just something about this family that said help us. I guess maybe i remember being in a situation similar to what this family has faced at Christmas time specially when it comes to being able to make Christmas special for our children and when i shared their story with my husband his response was "We have to help them" and in theory this all sounded it great i thought ok great but how we re in Canada and they are in the US. After a few days of thought we decided we would go shopping and buy some toys and treats for their child and mail them a special gift. When this child learned that a special gift was on its way all the way from Canada he became very excited. Almost immediately he wanted to come for a visit how sweet. Well this special little boy decided he wanted to make us a christmas ornament and he coloured us a great picture too. When it arrived in the mail i could tell he had put alot of love into his art work. It was something our family would cherish always and to me that was OUR SPECIAL GIFT from him. Now normally my husband and i would buy gifts for one another this year we chose to spend that money on making a little boy very happy and today as i was checking the tracking and realized it had arrived in his city i got a tear in my eye a tear of happiness for you see We truly have gotten the most special Christmas gift ever and while this boy may grow up and out grow his special gift we will ALWAYS have our special gift in our hearts, the feeling of what the Season is all about . The best gift is the one you GIVE from the heart. sorry for rambling but wanted to share this wonderful feeling that is in my heart right now

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SWEETPEA1949 12/23/2011 10:02PM

    Oh my gosh Lesley..this story brought tears to my eyes...I am so proud of you and Mike and it brings so much joy and happiness to know i have the 2 most wonderful kids in my life...All my kids are wonderful but what you and Mike did was so generous and i know you will always remember what you did as well as that family remembering it..I was in a similar boat myself many years ago and i know i have never forgotten how kind people can be...I love you and Mike so much

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BARBARAROSE54 12/23/2011 7:59PM

    Yes Lesley, this is what Christmas is about, giving. I love how generous you and your husband were to this family. You truly are blessed.

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CAROLJEAN64 12/23/2011 3:49PM

    Oh, thank you so much for posting this. It is a wonderful reminder of the reason for the season.

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LOLAJO54 12/23/2011 2:43PM

    this is what this season is all about really, giving to those that need

great job Lesley and family!

have a happy Christmas and a very prosperous 2012
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HDHAWK 12/23/2011 2:38PM

    How wonderful of you and your hubby to do something special for this family. It truly is a great feeling. Hugs!

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RAINBOWMF 12/23/2011 1:45PM

    That is what Christmas is all about-
The love and help you can give to someone that needs it.
That special warmth you get in your heart ,will last a life time.

Hugs to You & Mike.

Love Mary

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A moment of strength

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

As i type this blog im sitting in the movie theatre watching the previews waiting for our movie to start. I love going to the novies and well who doesnt love movie theatre treats. For me though i had come prepared with my own healthier snack from home so i didnt need to indulge in useless calories. Well when we arrived mike got his usual bag of buttery popcorn. He asked if i was going to have some i said no. Then i said well get a sharing bag and maybe i ll have a little. Well they gave us tonnes of popcorn and smoothered it will golden butter. We made our way to the theatre and found some seats and as i went to sit down i could feel all the pain in my muscles from my hard efforts of yesterdays pump it up class and todays water aerobics and as i sat down feeling the pain i looked at the bag of popcorn in my hand and then i handed it to hubby and said you know i just cant eat that i worked too hard its simply not worth it to me. After all its like a drug if u will only a temporary high. Now was it hard you bet it was i could almost taste it and felt my taste buds tingle from the smell but i can and will do this. Im stronger then buttery popcorn. So im pleased to say not one morsel of that sinnful treat touched my lips. At first i felt i might cry but then i got a small and sense of pride i had really did it.

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BEACHWALKER86 12/12/2011 1:20PM

    Good for you, Lesley! I know how hard that must have been; popcorn is my weakness!

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SWEETPEA1949 12/8/2011 7:10PM

    emoticon emoticon emoticon i am so proud of did it you made the right choices,, would so hard and have been so sore and you realized the short high from the popcorn was not owrth it....Keep up the good work can do it...I believe in you

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WINTER20101 12/8/2011 6:24AM

    emoticon way to go Lesley! Just shows you how strong you are!! lol you thought, you made the decision that was right for you .. ya y ou!! thinking before you act, will get you to where you want to be.. SO proud of you. emoticon

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RAINBOWMF 12/6/2011 8:49PM

    I am proud of you for this.
You do what you have to do.
I have my menu set up for vegetarian and it gives me popcorn
for snacks--- not movie theater pop corn but I have pop corn plain. They say it is good for a person's intestines LOL!

Hugsssssssssss Sweetie hope you enjoyed the show.
I wish I would remember to go, I have enough points for 6 movies.

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LOLAJO54 12/6/2011 8:25PM

    oh Lesley --
it would be hard but you did it!
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BARBARAROSE54 12/6/2011 7:25PM

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