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Dec. 22nd, 2014 07:09 am Merry Christmas 2014

Christmas 2014

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Dec. 1st, 2014 10:54 pm *knock, knock* Anyone Home?

I was trying to see if I could refrain from posting for a year, but I didn't quite make it.

I just had to log on here to let you know that that little boy of mine? Remember him?

He's getting married. :)

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Dec. 24th, 2013 10:58 am




Still here, still reading.

Posting is the problem, eh?


Happy holidays to everyone.

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Nov. 11th, 2013 10:15 am In Flander's Fields by John McCrea

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Jul. 11th, 2013 01:40 pm sadness

I am on vacation and am typing on my kindle which is awkward and slow. We are in Jaco Costa Rica and having a wonderful time. We is Bill Jon Cassie Brandon Keagan and Rowan. I am baby sitting and watching Disney kids a la espanol. Mi espanol es muy mal.

Ive discovered that Keagan is an ace Uno player. He's beaten me solid.

I was doodling around on live journal and wondered why I hadn't read anything by Gooroo in a while and am very sad to report that after some research, I discovered he died back in June of 2010. I know many of you were friends of his as Well, so this may be old news but I thought Id mention it here in case you didn't know. I am very bummed by this. He was a great guy and championed Jonathan in every rant I had about the kid. My condolences to all those who loved him.

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Mar. 1st, 2013 02:27 pm Signs of the times

Jonathan made an offer on a home of his own and it was accepted on Monday. It looks like this:

Jonathan's house

It was bought as a foreclosure by a builder who makes his living flipping houses but he is very picky and very thorough. He replaced the roof. He replaced all the flooring with laminate and tile. He painted inside and out. He landscaped the yard. He refinished the wood kitchen cabinets. He took down ceiling fans and put in beautiful light fixtures in some of their places. He did a great job.

The house itself is really nice. It has almost everything he wanted: board fenced in yard. Three bedrooms, two baths. Two car garage. All appliances (except a microwave) including a washer and dryer. It's about 1500 square feet under air. It has a screened in lanai and a patio. It has mature trees and a lovely coconut tree on the property.

He closes, if the inspections come back well, the end of April. That seems like a long time but it's a USDA loan and those take time.

He asked me to help me get it outfitted. He only has a bedroom set, so that gives me the opportunity to dig around and find some treasures. Of course, I'm busy doing it but everytime I show him something, it seems to be the last thing on his mind.

I may not kill him before he moves out.

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Feb. 20th, 2013 07:18 pm I should know better than discuss abortion on Twitter

Tragedy on the roads.

I was driving behind a SUV this evening and it had a set of those stick figure families. You know the ones that look like this:


stick_figure_family

This one was a Dad, Mom, and kid but when I pulled closer, I could see that once there was another kid and a pet that had been peeled off!

Man, that tells a story, doesn't it?

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Dec. 25th, 2012 09:40 am Merry Christmas

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Aug. 23rd, 2012 07:54 pm Shoes

Why are women's shoes these days so fricken ugly?

Look here:








Not only are they ugly, they're dangerous.

A precious 16 year old student fell down the stairs at school today while wearing six inch heels. She broke her leg.

Because of this, there's a dress code rule that stipulates the maximum height of students' heels.

Where are people's brains?

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Aug. 19th, 2012 01:11 pm I know I'm late

But thank you for all the well wishes on my birthday. :)

It made my day. :)

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