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9/13/14 8:09 A

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1. Your Name - Barb
2. Where are you from - Northern Maine
3. Age and Birthday 60 July 5th
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" started helping my mother at age 9-10
5. Children - none
6. Pets - tons, cats, horse, donkey, and yes my cows and sheep are pets too
7. Favorite Things - Quilting, reading a good book, working with my animals, gardening
8. Favorite Season - fall
9. Favorite Food - anything that is well prepared or cooked
10. Favorite Quote - All of life is about Moderation

Barb from Maine!

Our lives are the sum total of the choices we have made - Wayne Dyer


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8/16/14 10:17 A

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1. Your Name - Nicole
2. Where are you from - Georgia
3. Age and Birthday - 40, 30 June
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" - dehydrating 15+ years, canning just over 2 years
5. Children - 8 - 5 I gave birth to, 3 I did not - 26b, 22b, 21b, 20g, 19g, 15g, 13b, 11g - 1 dil, 1 grandson born March 2014
6. Pets - 1 son of a stray cat that adopted us, affectionately called Mean Kitty, 18 chickens, 6 chicks, 100 quail eggs in the incubator....
7. Favorite Things - dappled sunlight, candles burning/reflecting in church, incense during church, being in water, reading, fat squishy babies laughing, the smell of cinnamon, nutmeg, pine needles, newborn babies, citrus, baby powder, wet forest after a summer rain, fresh mowed grass and baled hay, supporting our military, volunteering, watching my children learn and accomplish so much!, standing barefoot in the grass with the sun beating down on my shoulders, bon fires on cool evenings...
8. Favorite Season - autumn
9. Favorite Food - BBQ on anything including vegetables!
10. Favorite Quote - Failing to prepare is preparing to fail - Benjamin Franklin
Honestly there are a bunch but this one sums up almost everything in life.

Edited by: EOCROSSFITMOM at: 8/16/2014 (10:24)
Mom of 8 / Mimi of 1

Marine Veteran / Army Daughter / Air Force Mom

Autoimmune disorder & food allergies:
Chicken, Dairy, Egg, Gluten, Peanut, & Soy Free

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10% - Met Sep 10 - Work out pants
20% - Jeans
30% - Skirt
40% - Shirt
50% - Hair styled
60% - Workout outfit
70% - Skirt
80% - Shirt
90% - Jeans
100% - Bathing suit

Ticker: Start Aug 11 - Goal Oct 10 when my Airman goes back...


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8/4/14 8:47 A

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1. Your Name - Pattie
2. Where are you from - central Arkansas
3. Age and Birthday 59, Jan i8
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" since I was 11
5. Children - 2 sons and daughter-in-laws and 3 grandchildren
6. Pets - 2- a 12 year old border collie and a 3 year old yorkie
7. Favorite Things - Spending time with my husband (Dennis 2014) and our grandchildren
8. Favorite Season - Summer
9. Favorite Food - my husband said this answer is icecream
10. Favorite Quote - It is what it is!

Proverbs 15:13 A happy heart makes a face happy.


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6/24/14 11:41 A

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1. Your Name: Lynnzee
2. Where are you from: I currently live in GA
3. Age and Birthday: 32. December 17
4. How Long have you been "Putting up" : about 4 years
5. Children: 2 girls age 6 & 2 and 1 boy age 6 months (I am a teacher though so I have many children) :-)
6. Pets: 1 Hound and Greek Tortoise
7. Favorite Things: Reading and playing with my kids and husband!
8. Favorite Season: Fall and then the spring.
9. Favorite Food: stuffed cabbage
10. Favorite Quote: Not my favorite, but one I think is important! Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie. Donít save it for a special occasion; today is special.

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6/1/14 6:07 P

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1. Your Name: Diane (hence, Artemis here...)
2. Where are you from: Western Ct.
3. Age and Birthday: 60. December.
4. How Long have you been "Putting up" : about 3 years
5. Children: none unless you count the cats.
6. Pets: 5 cats.
7. Favorite Things: Photography, gardening
8. Favorite Season: spring or fall. I hate weather extremes.
9. Favorite Food: meats and veggies
10. Favorite Quote: Let me think about this a bit.

Edited by: ARTEMISTHEGREEK at: 6/1/2014 (18:08)
Yep, there I am, swimming through the desert sands. Might just be a mirage, after all. But this is life, and we learn best about it if we explore it, and take our chances. A life unexplored, after all, is one of the saddest things out there.


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5/16/14 9:44 A

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1. Your Name: Carol
2. Where are you from: Mariposa, California
3. Age and Birthday: 48, March 2
4. How Long have you been "Putting up" : about 5 years
5. Children: 2 beautiful daughters - 1 in college, 1 in highschool
6. Pets: 2 labs, 1 fat cat
7. Favorite Things: baking - I'm into cupcakes right now
8. Favorite Season: fall - harvest is over
9. Favorite Food: Desserts
10. Favorite Quote: Grace saved me, Grace keeps me


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Surgery Date: 8/15/2013
Pre-Surgery Weight: 234
Goal Weight: 134 (met April 14, 2014)


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4/16/14 12:32 A

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1. Your Name: Tammy
2. Where are you from: British Columbia, Canada
3. Age and Birthday: 38 July 10
4. How Long have you been "Putting up": Helped as a kid, then started again when I was around 24
5. Children: 4, 1 Angel, 16,11, 9
6. Pets: 1 cat Fluffy
7. Favorite Things: Food, lol. My life kinda revolves around food, relaxing and spending time with my family.
8. Favorite Season: Spring and especially Summer, as I don't have to work
9. Favorite Foods: I am a sweet tooth, I love baked sweets, thankfully I can only eat a small amount at one time.
10. Favorite Quote: I am not too sure as of right now. Been taking Leslie Sansone's positivity to heart lately. I been negative for so long, that it was consuming me, especially at work. I was always complaining.

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4/2/14 7:21 A

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1. Your Name: Christina
2. Where are you from: New Brunswick, Canada
3. Age and Birthday: 64 Sept 22
4. How Long have you been "Putting up" Longer than I can remember!
5. Children: nope!
6. Pets: none
7. Favorite Things: Cake decorating,cross stitching and playing in the dirt(lol)
8. Favorite Season: Summer, summer, summer and summer!
9. Favorite Food: Desserts
10. Favorite Quote: I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me

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3/23/14 6:55 A

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1. Your Name: Kay Robinson
2. Where are you from: Indiana
3. Age and Birthday: 54 December 15
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up": 20 some odd years
5. Children: nope! lol!
6. Pets: 4 horses, 3 dogs, 1 cat, 1 hubby :)
7. Favorite Things: The feeling of accomplishment when getting things done
8. Favorite Season: Spring, Summer, Fall NOT Winter!
9. Favorite Food: Too many to post here
10. Favorite Quote: A body in motion stay in motion, a body at rest, stays at rest


A body in motion, stays in motion.
A body at rest, stays at rest.


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3/16/14 9:32 P

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Your Name: Brandy Baxter
2. Where are you from: Kansas
3. Age and Birthday: August 14
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up": about 6 years
5. Children: 4 Daughters 13, 11, 8 ,6
6. Pets: Zeus, dog 10 chickens, 2 ducks
7. Favorite Things: spending time with my family, gardening, cooking, and crafting
8. Favorite Season: Spring an Summer
9. Favorite Food: Spaghetti Sqaush
10. Favorite Quote: "You are not defined by your past you are prepared by it"




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"You are not defined by your past. You are prepared by your past."
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JODIELYNN40's Photo JODIELYNN40 Posts: 32
2/23/14 8:18 A

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Your Name: Jodie Lynn Francis
2. Where are you from: Indiana Pa
3. Age and Birthday: 42 - Feb. 14th 1972
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up": about 8 yrs now
5. Children: Ryan who is 10 and Evan who is 5
6. Pets: Pookie my dog and Rascal the cat
7. Favorite Things: playing with my family, gardening, cooking, and reading
8. Favorite Season: Spring followed closely by Fall
9. Favorite Food: honestly - crab imperial from a restaurant in Ocean City M.D. so I get it usually twice a year. Otherwise it's homemade eggplant parmesan from my garden!!
10. Favorite Quote



Dwelling on the negative only contributes to its power. Find positives in every situation and count your blessings.


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2/22/14 5:01 A

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1. Your Name Juleen Dickins
2. Where are you from Flowerdale, Australia
3. Age and Birthday 58 September 6
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" Since I was a teenager
5. Children None of my own, but a foster child I haven't seen for ages
6. Pets 2 dogs,Bruno & Ladybird, 1 cat Pussass, 1 Sulphur Crested Cockatoo Cocky
7. Favorite Things Reading, World and Ambient Music
8. Favorite Season Summer, but Spring and Autumn are good too
9. Favorite Food Hot and spicy Thai food
10. Favorite Quote None really, but I do like Peace and Long Life (I'm a Vulcan in disguise)

Edited by: FLOWERDALEJEWEL at: 2/22/2014 (05:04)
Peace and long life - Jules

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2/21/14 5:23 P

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1. Your Name Barbara Bowen
2. Where are you from Caddo Gap, Arkansas
3. Age and Birthday almost 63 March 1951
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" since 1980 every summer
5. Children 2 step sons 1 natural son, 3 DILs, 9 grandkids, 1 great grandson
6. Pets 3 dogs-2 outside 1 inside all rescue dogs
7. Favorite Things Vintage things, hooked rugs, quilts
8. Favorite Season I love them all as they all come in but am glad for the next one to show up
9. Favorite Food- All kinds and why I'm fat.
10. Favorite Quote"We have choices in life so I choose to be happy" my own quote.

"In Him we are chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of Him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of His will" Eph.1:11
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2/21/14 1:20 P

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1. Your Name - Martha Younger
2. Where are you from - NW Missouri now living in Yakima, Washington
3. Age and Birthday - 63, Sept 6 1950
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" - since I was a teen
5. Children - Daughter Stacy. Step daughters Jennifer, Samantha and Mary, Stepson Steve
6. Pets - dog Lexie
7. Favorite Things - book & old family photos
8. Favorite Season - Fall closely followed by Spring
9. Favorite Food - sea food, crab, shrimp, halibut
10. Favorite - Quote Don't really have one




"Worry and fear cannot live in the same space with hope and action. When you stand on faith and take positive action, you evict worry and fear."
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2/21/14 8:27 A

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1. Your Name Jeanette Froehle
2. Where are you from Madison, Wisconsin
3. Age and Birthday 61 December 3, 1952
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" late 20's?
5. Children Andy, almost 35 and Peter almost 33, their darling wives, no grandkids
6. Pets nope
7. Favorite Things books, textiles, flowers
8. Favorite Season fall
9. Favorite Food ice cream
10. Favorite Quote although I am not currently a churchgoer, these words ring truest: "And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God."

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2/21/14 7:25 A

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1. Your Name Patti Habbyshaw
2. Where are you from Mantua Township NE Ohio
3. Age and Birthday 60 June 8 1953
4. How Long have you been "Putting Up" since I was about 5
5. Children Step Son Daniel & Step Daughter Suzanne who has 2 children, Annaliese and Luke
6. Pets Sammy, dog. 4 cats, George, Hoot, Skoot and Tinker
7. Favorite Things Pretty Doilies and China
8. Favorite Season Spring Everything is Fresh and New
9. Favorite Food Coffee and Biscotti
10. Favorite Quote "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... it's about learning to dance in the rain." Vivian Greene

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