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Just One (word)

Friday, June 25, 2010

Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Copied from MORTICIAADDAMS who copied from BETHGILLIGAN


Where is your cell phone?
Purse

Spouse?
Athletic

Your hair?
Red

Your mother?
Deceased

Your father?
Deceased

Your favorite thing?
Cats!

Your dream last night?
None

Favorite drink?
Water

What room are you in?
Bedroom

Your hobby?
Papercrafts

Your fear?
Disability

Where do you want to be in 6 years?
South

Where were you last night?
Home

Something that you aren't?
Athletic

Muffins?
Yes

Wish list item?
1-story-home (if I hyphenate, it counts as 1 word, right?!)

Last thing you did?
Survey

What are you wearing?
Shorts

Your pets?
Cats

Friends?
Online

Your life?
Simple

Your mood?
Pensive

Missing someone?
Son

Drinking?
Water

Your car?
Old

Something you're not wearing?
Makeup

Your favorite store?
Catherines

Your favorite color?
Blue

When is the last time you cried?
Today

Where do you go over and over?
Errands

Five people who email me regularly?
Friends

Favorite place to eat?
Cortese

Favorite place I'd like to be right now?
Georgia

  
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DIANE929 7/3/2010 1:32PM

    emoticon muffins...


...I WANNA MUFFIN!


emoticonA MUFFIN WITH FROSTIN!!!LOL

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BIJOUX7 6/27/2010 12:13PM

  Thanks or sharing!

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URBANLOTUS 6/27/2010 3:04AM

    OK will do!

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 6/26/2010 8:27PM

    this is fun!

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GARDENER091 6/26/2010 5:22PM

    thanks for sharing. It is always nice to learn more about our sp friends. HOpe you have a good day and sorry to hear you were crying today. I love cats too!

Be blessed.

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L*I*T*A* 6/25/2010 11:14PM

    love it......thanks so much for sharing...........
blessings and hugs..............lita

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MORTICIAADDAMS 6/25/2010 10:47PM

    I love reading these.

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DENI_ZEN 6/25/2010 10:41PM

    Willow, thanks for another window in on your soul! I'm sorry you had a cry today but hope it might have been out of joy, rather than sorrow... emoticon - Sandi

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/25/2010 10:09PM

    Nice Willow!

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Just One

Thursday, June 24, 2010

One song can spark a moment,
One flower can wake the dream
One tree can start a forest,
One bird can herald spring.

One smile begins a friendship,
One handclasp lifts a soul.
One star can guide a ship at sea,
One word can frame the goal

One vote can change a nation,
One sunbeam lights a room
One candle wipes out darkness,
One laugh will conquer gloom.

One step must start each journey.
One word must start each prayer.
One hope will raise our spirits,
One touch can show you care.

One voice can speak with wisdom,
One heart can know what's true,

One life can make a difference,
You see, it's up to you!

(unknown)

  
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R-U-JELLEN 6/27/2010 9:10PM

    Wonderful poem and food for thought. Thank you for sharing.
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MEADSBAY 6/27/2010 11:26AM

    love this- thnx
xoxoxoxo

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DENI_ZEN 6/25/2010 9:34PM

    Awww...thank you so much for this!! - Sandi emoticon

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LINDA25427 6/25/2010 9:59AM

    Nice !!! Hope you have a great week . God bless. emoticon emoticon

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 6/25/2010 9:48AM

    Beautiful!!

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THAMLEY 6/25/2010 8:32AM

    Absolutely! I love it. So much wisdom there. Thanks for sharing, I hope you have a great day!

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URBANLOTUS 6/25/2010 3:33AM

    Lovely! Thanks for sharing!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/25/2010 1:11AM

    Loved it!
Thanks for sharing it.

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TRUELOU 6/24/2010 10:54PM

    One great poem!
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BEINHAVE 6/24/2010 10:51PM

    Great poem - thanks for sharing!

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L*I*T*A* 6/24/2010 10:47PM

    love it..........
thanks for sharing.........
blessings and hugs............lita

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MORTICIAADDAMS 6/24/2010 10:31PM

    Wonderful poem!!!!

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EVEINCOLORS 6/24/2010 10:14PM

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BRADIA 6/24/2010 10:03PM

    Very neat, I liked it very much.

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CAMELA_55 6/24/2010 10:00PM

    I like that!!

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LUREAH21 6/24/2010 9:58PM

    Thanks!! I loved this!

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Everything is okay...just no internet

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

We haven't had internet connection at home since last Thursday evening. We were away camping over the weekend. Our ISP tried to get us up and running on Sunday evening to no avail. We couldn't schedule a time for them to make a home visit until this Thursday evening.
Hopefully everything will be up and running again then!

I have a week full of appointments for myself and my brother. I tried to get connected at the library yesterday, but my netbook just wouldn't connect. Today I'm at the hospital waiting while my brother has an eye appointment. The connection keeps coming and going, so I want to get this posted before losing connection...again!

Look for me to be around on Friday. I'm having SP withdrawal, plus my 1st Sparkversary was this past Sunday...talk about timing!

Miss you, see you soon!

  
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ANOPTIMIST 6/24/2010 10:09AM

    Happy SP Anniversary!! emoticon

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7777BEV 6/17/2010 11:30PM

    Sorry for all those problems - that is disappointing. I'd be lost too if I didn't have my connection. Glad you are back on line!

Happy Spark anniversary - how awesome!!!!!! emoticon emoticon

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LINDA! 6/17/2010 7:57PM

    Happy Sparkiversary!! emoticon

Glad to have you back.... emoticon

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SEWSWITHHOTGLUE 6/16/2010 8:08PM

    Happy Sparkiversary! 'Hope the rest of your week goes well, and that your connection is up & running soon!

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 6/16/2010 5:07PM

    good to see you and Happy Sparkiversary!!!


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MORTICIAADDAMS 6/16/2010 4:15PM

    What a pain!! I hate no internet!!

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ZABINAS 6/16/2010 2:10PM

    SP withdrawal is the worst! Hope you get back online soon!

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RAINBOWFALLS 6/16/2010 8:54AM

    I'm having Willow withdrawal. It's funny how you get use to certain people posting all the time and when they come up missing it makes you worry.

I'm happy to hear it isn't something serious!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/15/2010 6:25PM

    emoticon@SP withdrawals.
Hang in there, friend.
everything will be okay soon.
Debbie

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DENI_ZEN 6/15/2010 6:24PM

    wishing you a very happy, belated 1st emoticonSparkPeopleversary!!! That's a real milestone in the lives of any and all of us SparkPeeps :) You've done fantastically well in that time...wow!! Wishing you lots of luck with your ISP. The frustration of those problems knows no bounds, and I'm grateful we don't often have those problems...though now that I've said that, we'll probably have a spate of 'em. Murphy's Law! Good to see you back!

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URBANLOTUS 6/15/2010 6:10PM

    I'm glad you are back online :) Happy Sparkiversary! emoticon

I trust your brother's eye appointment goes well. Our family is plagued with eye troubles too.

Take care and I'm looking forward to 'seeing' you around again! emoticon

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FRECKS96 6/15/2010 2:59PM

    Glad to "see" you!! Hope you've been doing well.

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LUREAH21 6/15/2010 2:41PM

    Happy Sparkiversary!! I was wondering where you were :)

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L*I*T*A* 6/15/2010 2:37PM

    miss you too..............
happy spark aniversary
blessings and hugs............lita

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TRUELOU 6/15/2010 2:15PM

    Miss you Willow, we'll have to party Friday:)
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Home again!

Monday, June 07, 2010

Arrived home late this afternoon! So glad to be home and with my kitties again. They are all over me! Temp here is 64F......brrr!!!! I had gotten so used to those 90 degrees in GA. I'm freezing here now. I sure don't miss the humidity, though.

We had a great trip home. Scenery was just beautiful especially some of the mountains in NC and VA. I live in the mountains, and GA was so flat.

I have a ton of things to get done this evening as I will be out for appointments all day tomorrow.
Just wanted to let everyone know that I'm home safe and sound :)

  
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DENI_ZEN 6/8/2010 8:45PM

    Wow...it's chilly where you live! But sounds like you visited some really scenic spots... ahhh! As much fun as it is to travel - especially by car - it's always so comforting to get back to home, sweet home :) Glad to see you back around these parts in Sparkville, Willow! - Sandi emoticon

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BETRME100 6/8/2010 8:05PM

    glad you made it back home safely and that you had a good trip...I know those kitties are glad to see you!!

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DAWNO64 6/8/2010 1:20PM

    Glad you had a good trip!!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/7/2010 8:10PM

    Welcome Home!

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JERSEYDEBBIE23 6/7/2010 8:01PM

    Welcome Back! emoticon

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 6/7/2010 7:33PM

    i'm glad you are home safe and had a good trip!! its kinda cool here too..how does it feel to be back? i always feel like i was gone forever even if it was just overnight!!

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CAMELA_55 6/7/2010 7:19PM

    Welcome back! We live in North GA and it's not flat here, but our A/C just went out and it is hot and humid for sure.
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RAINBOWFALLS 6/7/2010 6:19PM

    Glad you are back. You just missed the hot humid weather here all last week. It was dreadful. I'm enjoying the cooler temps, but agree it feels a bit cool to me too. Funny how this is warm in the winter months.

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URBANLOTUS 6/7/2010 5:40PM

    It's good to hear you are home again safely and that your kitties are glad to see you. The wedding plans here are chugging along too. We only have about 35 days to go till my daughter's big day! It's also cooler here now that winter has 'offically' arrived in Australia (June 1st) though I am sure your temp there are still cooler than ours :)

Enjoy your week!





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MORTICIAADDAMS 6/7/2010 5:32PM

    Welcome home!!!!!

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SHASTA11 6/7/2010 5:17PM

    Glad you're home safe and sound. So where will the rehersal dinner be? How much still has to be done before the kids marry?

Know your kitties and you were happy to see each other.

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L*I*T*A* 6/7/2010 5:15PM

    glad to hear you arrived safely home!!!
have a great week.........
blessings and hugs..............lita

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TRUELOU 6/7/2010 5:09PM

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MAVY135 6/7/2010 5:08PM

  Welcome Home

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PINKRACEGIRL 6/7/2010 5:08PM

    Welcome back!

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Many Thanks!

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

For the past several days I've been staying with my son and his fiancee in Georgia. It's my first visit since he moved here last fall. What exciting and busy times, preparing for their upcoming wedding in October! I brought a to-do list with me and have been slowly crossing items off as they are completed. Of course, I've been adding a few things since arriving, too :)

I want to thank you all for your continued support on my friend feed, comments on my page, and goodies. I just haven't had the time to contact each of you individually, but wanted to let you know how much it means to me!

I will be home next week, but have a full week of appointments, then will be going camping the following weekend. Busy, busy times! I'm trying to do as much Sparking as possible, but my time online will be limited for the most part until mid-July.

Thanks for understanding!

  
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DENI_ZEN 6/3/2010 10:31PM

    What an exciting time for your son and his fiancee! Have fun, and here's to a fabulous weekend camping trip! We'll see you when you're back :)

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ANOPTIMIST 6/3/2010 3:55PM

    Enjoy your visit - taking time for yourself and family is important! emoticon

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ZABINAS 6/3/2010 5:40AM

    Have a great visit!

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SEWSWITHHOTGLUE 6/3/2010 2:39AM

    Have a wonderful visit!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/2/2010 5:05PM

    Oh a wedding...

I'm glad you will be taking aprt with these plans.
How do you like his fiance?
I hope your health is okay.

Hugs and enjoy your visit.
Debbie

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TRAVELNISTA 6/2/2010 4:18PM

    Enjoy your visit with your son and then have a really great too when you go camping. emoticon

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CAMELA_55 6/2/2010 1:55PM

    Enjoy yourself!!
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SHASTA11 6/2/2010 12:42PM

    It's always great to hear from you, no matter how brief. Getting ready for the wedding is exciting and hectic, I'm sure. Have you seen the bride dress yet. Did you find the jammies you were looking for? Got your dress yet?

Congratulations to all!

Please try and pace yourself and not get too worn out.

Hugs, Jon

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L*I*T*A* 6/2/2010 12:18PM

    enjoy enjoy...............
safe home...........blessings and hugs...............lita

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MORTICIAADDAMS 6/2/2010 11:35AM

    You really are a busy lady!! But fun busy. LOL.

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 6/2/2010 8:56AM

    of course we understand!!! you are so wonderful and supportive of everyone..let us do that for you now!! ENJOY your time there!!

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TRUELOU 6/2/2010 8:55AM

    Enjoy your summer! I'll be in Paradise:)

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THAMLEY 6/2/2010 8:17AM

    You know what's wonderful, you're out there enjoying life and your family. That's what's important. Have a wonderful time and a safe trip home! Always, Sparkling T

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