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New Year's Eve

Monday, December 31, 2012

Been working on goals for 2013.

Planning daughter's wedding for August 8 so that should help motivate me to keep more focused on my goals and get some projects done around the house.

Hosting a get together with mostly daughter's friends tonight. Daughter and financee got to go to Cincinnati Bengals football game in the cold weather yesterday. Her Matron of Honor's husband got tickets through work. EJ was so looking forward to it. The first time he's been to a cold football game :) In Florida they are usually a lot warmer.

Stephanie and EJ leave tomorrow :( We take them to airport around 7:30 am and they take off around 9 and get home at 11. Flying sure helps not spending a lot of time on the road.

Daughter made the cutest little box to give to her attendants for the wedding to ask them to be in the wedding. Pinterest is awesome for neat ideas. Hopefully we have a bunch of things started as I'm sure time will get away from us.

Have to work until noon. Then bringing Mom home to spend time with us.

Off to make it a great day!

  
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SAINTBETH 12/31/2012 10:42AM

    A wedding is a great motivator!

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AVANELL 12/31/2012 7:49AM

    Looking forward to some positive changes in 2013. May you have a blessed New Year!

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CINDYSDAY 12/31/2012 7:31AM

    Happy New Year! emoticon

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JSTETSER 12/31/2012 7:13AM

    Happy New Year to you!
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YMWONG22 12/31/2012 5:59AM

  Happy New Year 2013 to you and your family. May you have a joyful and wonderful year ahead.
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EDITOR 12/31/2012 5:58AM

    Began a new year day challenge on my board and will be accountable. Glad you are spending good time with family. I will be moving to FL in 2014. Have many positive changes to look forward to. So will you. Have a blessed 2013. I will!

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MARYJOANNA 12/31/2012 5:58AM

  Happy 2013 and may it be the best ever for you!

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DGFOWLER 12/31/2012 5:52AM

    Good morning Kathleen and happy New Years Eve emoticon I've also been evaluating my goals for 2013. I've joined a few new groups that appear to be very active which is what I need. Was on a few that were dormant and so was I so I've already joined a 4 week challenge that begun yesterday. WooHoo..... Have a great day and enjoy your time off.

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Fabulous Friday

Friday, December 28, 2012

We booked a place for daughter's wedding and reception. A place only 2 years old nearby. We went there yesterday for appt....and it is gorgeous and seems pretty reasonable. Set the date for August 8, 2013. Daughter is on the ball and organized. Have already gotten alot of things out of the way.

Last day of work before the weekend. Girl's day tomorrow! Daughter and daughter in law are going to spend the day together. Not sure what the guys are going to do.

Daughter and EJ were picked up by our son and daughter in law and spent the night with them in Cincinnati and they'll bring them back today. Glad they are spending time together.

Off to making it a great day!

  
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VTORIA3 12/29/2012 7:14AM

    The busy planning is already in motion. What a blessing to have an organized daughter. Enjoy this time with her.

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LIVELYGIRL2 12/28/2012 3:49PM

  How exciting! Is this EJ in the Herb group?

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DGFOWLER 12/28/2012 8:19AM

    Sounds like a fun weekend to be had by all. Have a great one Kathleen.. Donna

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MARYJOANNA 12/28/2012 7:35AM

  Glad you got wedding plans under way. Have a productive and blessed day!

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EDITOR 12/28/2012 7:27AM

    Sounds so very good!

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JSTETSER 12/28/2012 7:06AM

    Great day is coming.
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HORSESHOEHONEY 12/28/2012 6:44AM

    What a great day! Have fun!

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Terrific Thursday

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Weather got bad and got to leave at noon yesterday.

Daughter has appt to meet with reception place for wedding. We meet them at 2 pm if weather permits. May be August wedding time frame. Only been on groom's side. This will be an experience. Hopefully she doesn't turn into Bridezilla....

Was still level 2 out so not sure what boss wants us to do today...

Off to make it a great day!

  
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DGFOWLER 12/27/2012 8:59AM

    We got much of the same weather you did Kathleen, but I'm on vacation so it can snow all it wants until Monday next week.. lol.. Have a great day ~ Donna

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MARYJOANNA 12/27/2012 7:28AM

  Sorry to hear about your lousy weather. It is cold in South Georgia and that is all. Have a blessed day!

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CLWALDRO 12/27/2012 7:15AM

    I am glad you are safe and at home.
I know if you give her plenty of time to plan and offer help but not try to take over the wedding plans it will go great.
Have a great day

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EDITOR 12/27/2012 6:46AM

    Level one in our county.
I watched Bridezilla's a few times. Oh my, it is awful. emoticon

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TCANNO 12/27/2012 6:33AM

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Wacky Wednesday - Didn't realize it was Wednesday not Monday...

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Such a wonderful Christmas! Good family time together! Looking forward to more good times together.

Off to work today. Have bad storm supposed to come. Boss sent text - if it gets bad to be safe and if I can run in to take payments and check on things...or if not...whatever is best. So far doesn't look like any bad weather has started.

Daughter and EJ will be here through Jan 1. So enjoying time with them.

Off to have a great adventurous day!

  
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MARYJOANNA 12/26/2012 7:08AM

  Have a great time with your family!

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EDITOR 12/26/2012 6:11AM

    Heard the weather scary report. So far so good, because He is Magnificent!

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GHOSTFLAMES 12/26/2012 6:11AM

    STAY SAFE SAME WEATHER HERE COMING WITH 8 INCHES BUT NOT TILL THIS AFTERNOON! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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A Thankful Christmas

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Feeling so blessed! So much uncertainty but trying to focus on today and how truly blessed I am. Thankful for God! I'm thankful that He is in Control.

Off to begin a busy day...just wanted to pause and be Thankful!

  
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JAKESOMA 12/31/2012 3:22PM

    To often we start our days looking at the "to dos" or "Must dos" it is refreshing to read about starting with thanksgiving. May God Bless you. Remember His love in the morning and His loyalty in the evening.
Happy New Year!

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TEALHAWK 12/31/2012 2:15PM

  Nice, thanks for sharing!

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SAINTBETH 12/25/2012 12:01PM

    It's always good to be thankful. We are so blessed!

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DGFOWLER 12/25/2012 9:06AM

    Good morning Kathleen. Merry Christmas to you. it's always good to sit back a few minutes and reflect and be thankful. Have a great day ~ Donna

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MARYJOANNA 12/25/2012 8:22AM

  Keep your focus on Him and you will be in good hands!

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EDITOR 12/25/2012 7:57AM

    Glad you did, Kathleen. So much flows through my mind-mixed emotions- but Christ is the only thing-His sacrifice that makes sense-and the love of the family He has give me. Enjoy!

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