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48 days

Friday, June 29, 2012

WIll blog more tomorrow

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 6/30/2012 9:20PM

    Right to the point. See you later. Love your countdown!!!

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SHEILA-45 6/30/2012 11:55AM

    Thx! me 2

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FLEMIDG 6/30/2012 12:12AM

    Short and sweet. Have a great weekend.

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49 days

Thursday, June 28, 2012

We went to the Habitat home dedication last evening. She had the highest turnout of all of the four homes they dedicated this year!!

Everybody loved our welcome mat,, I did not know ahead of time, BUT the floral pattern on the mat matched the flowers right next to her porch!!
One thing I did notice is how much I appreciate my savings plan to purchase central a/c a few years ago!! Her home was sweltering!! They had every door and window opened, all of the ceiling fans going full blast and box fans everywhere!! It was horrible,,
I am very glad it was not tonight: I would not have attended,, I almost fainted last night, the temp and humidity is about ten degrees higher now!!

Tomorrow is our Spark meet up with Joysgarden, summerlovn, steve06,lecates, tweetykc and I.. it is supposed to be 90 degrees tomorrow,, I am sure the humidity would steam clams,,
I will be ducking into every place that has a/c,,
Poor Joy, every day I update her on the weather channel online,, it gets hotter each day when I look at the forecast,, I started out telling her to pack some warm weather clothes, next day I told her capri's and cool shirts; day after that it was shorts, sleeveless tops, swimsuit,, yesterday it was sunscreen sunglasses, cooler full of ice. I am kind of scared to look at it today,, the only thing left to tell her is a hat, sandals, thongs and see-through anything!!!!
We Do have a nudist camp here in Michigan, I could steer them to that, it is on the western side of the state though.. nearer lake Michigan. but you never know!! Poor lady will never want to see this place again!!

  
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GEMINI-SKY 6/30/2012 6:31AM

    Have fun today with your fellow sparkers....
Sounds like a waterpark or beach kind of day !!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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AUNTRENEE 6/28/2012 9:54PM

    Enjoy your time with everyone. Don't overheat. I'm glad that you didn't pass out from the heat last night. Don't want you to be sick from the heat.

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MOMMA_BEAR_69 6/28/2012 8:16PM

    You will have a wonderful time. Just hope it cools down a bit for everyone. Can't wait to see pictures. Be sure to keep hydrating with your water and maybe some lemonade or lemon flavored water. ENJOY!!!
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NORASPAT 6/28/2012 6:15PM

    WooHoo you are going to have a wonderful meet. Well done . I hope everyone thoroughly enjoy themselves. Take it EASY in that heat.
HUGS TO ALL Pat in Maine. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/28/2012 4:04PM

    I would love see pictures!
Sounds like you will be ahving a blast!
Good luck!

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50 days......

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

I am very tired today, worked very hard at work, got lots of cardio in today,, tonight is the grand opening of the Habitat home for a friend.. I bought her a huge WELCOME mat for the front porch. She has a deck on the second story behind the kitchen, but no stairs to get up or down, so this will fit nicely on her front porch. We could hardly lift it into my trunk.. Needless to say, I am not wrapping it,,,

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 6/28/2012 8:11PM

    What a very thoughtful and useful gift!!! Hope you had a good time at the grand opening and got some rest.
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NORASPAT 6/27/2012 10:33PM

    Way to go PICKIE, I think that is a great idea a huge welcome mat. I had a new door put in a while ago and we had the sill dropped. Now my wonderful COCO Mat no longer fits under the door. It languishes in the driveway at the basement door, No-one uses that dooe any more it used to be hy sewing shop. HUGS.
PS I loved your comment about LEONE on Debs BLOG emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticonHave a good sleep. Pat in Maine. emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/27/2012 6:57PM

    That sounds like a very wise, nice gift.

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51 days to go!

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Today after work we did run errands to C.U, dealership car wash, then on to shopping for a friend's housewarming gift for Thursday. She is moving into a Habitat home,, been waiting for two years,, they had bad management, fired the bad ones and finally finished her home.
Unlike years ago, now they are buying repossessed homes, gutting them, and saving a LOT of money on foundations, walls,etc..

We did find her a nice gift,, hope she likes it..
Sat with the neighbor by her pool and chatted for along time, now I am behind on the things I wanted to accomplish today,, oh well, we very seldom get to talk, so I am glad we did,, DD and I rushed home to get moving on things we needed to do...

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 6/28/2012 8:09PM

    So glad you took time to chat with your neighbor and you got everything accomplished. So happy for your friend and her new habitat home. Wonderful news to hear!!!

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NORASPAT 6/26/2012 5:57PM

    Taking time to chat is good when it is not done too often, It keeps the conversation fresh. HUGS I am glad your friend has a home now. Growing up with out a place to call our home was never easy. School got tired of my address changes. Too bad for them, they should have been more understanding. HUGS Pat in Maine. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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ASPENHUGGER 6/26/2012 4:13PM

    OK I confess (looks sheepish). I haven't been following your blog -- where are you going? To a cabin somewhere, but where? And when?

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/26/2012 3:17PM

    I'm interested in learning more about your friends habitat for humanity home. Please ask her lots of ?'s I was denied because they said i ahve too much money hahaha

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52 days

Monday, June 25, 2012

I seem to be drinking more water lately, probably because of the heat.. you would think the almost saturation-point humidity would make me less inclined to drink water, but no..
enjoying having the windows open so I can watch and listen to the birds talk and sing to each other..

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 6/26/2012 11:49PM

    Keep drinking all your water. I know I am. Ken will be having surgery to remove kidney stones on Thursday. No amount of water has dislodged them.
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/25/2012 10:30PM

    well i wish you'd send some of that heat my way. It's cold, gray and rainy in the 60's

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NORASPAT 6/25/2012 8:02PM

    We had heavy rain but nothing like other parts of the southeast. I cannot imagine being in weather like that. I think I like snow better. HUGS Pat in Maine. HUGS LINDA take care I will look for the KETO . Pat emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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GEMINI-SKY 6/25/2012 4:21PM

    Cool Water for the Birds, too !!!!????
They are singing "Thank You"...........

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JESSZZ123 6/25/2012 2:34PM

    That's perfect. Sounds so relaxing!

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NANAW12001 6/25/2012 2:29PM

  Sounds wonderful.
No windows open here in TX. Yesterday 105.

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