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Old 01-19-2013, 10:39 AM
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I was almost in tears and FINALLY remembered about pickle juice! What a God-send!


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I am glad to know this! I wish I would have known about this a month ago when I had a cramp so bad that I was in tears and screaming. It was the worst one I ever experienced. I would have had to send Wayne to get the juice because I couldn't move at all. I did send him after Advil even though I knew that would not help immediately but wanted to make sure it didn't come back again that night.

Reminder: Keep pickle juice handy! (Maybe on the nightstand! Ha ha!)
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We will be off to Redding in a few moments and will return on Sunday. TTYT
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Old 01-19-2013, 11:50 AM
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Happy Saturday everyone!!! I have been cooking away all day. My sister and her family are coming for dinner. I took a day off of tracking my food and exercise and may have eaten a few too many chocolates... shh! Dont' tell!

I scored some Christmas goodies at CVS today for 75% off... some wrapping paper, some lights, and some Santa hats!!
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Good afternoon, everyone. Just wanted to stop in quick, so you know that all is well, well sort of...ha.

I have caught the nasty bug that most of America seems to have. This cold is really running me down. I have no energy what-so-ever. I am thankful that it is my weekend off and DH is here to me take care of the kids. I just feel like I've been hit by a bus.

I know I've missed a lot on here. If I've missed anything super important, someone please PM or message me on Facebook. It would be greatly appreciated. I will try to stop back later, but I can't promise anything! Who knows how I will feel then!

Miss all of you. God Bless and thinking and praying for each an everyone of you!


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The value of the project far outweighs the time involved, as I am sure you know!!!
You know something, your right! During the transfer process last night, I discovered that with the oldest vcr tapes that I was transferring the old home movies from, they were really starting to degrade. With the colors turning a reddish hue and also grainey, then I got to thinking about things a bit, back then, when my son was born, 1992, my father-in-law had a old style vhs camera (the one whith the tape inside it). I would surmize then, (since he's an "el cheapo", a nice guy, but cheap) he most likely used vhs tapes that he had recorded on, over and over again that he most likely bought in the 80's....

I'm glad I decided to do this now, and discovered this, before we lost any movies of my son as a baby. This is a point made, where all things are meant to be for some reason or another, don't you agree....

Oh, by the way, the first vhs tape transfer - a six hour process! I got done at 3 am last night; another lesson learned to start earlier in the day... lol
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Old 01-19-2013, 12:42 PM
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Are you having a good Saturday? We're heading out for a walk soon, and are thinking of having a British film show downstairs tonight. We have some DVDs of British films that we haven't seen yet. I could brew up some tea and have a jolly old time!

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I was almost in tears and FINALLY remembered about pickle juice! What a God-send!
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I am glad to know this! I wish I would have known about this a month ago when I had a cramp so bad that I was in tears and screaming. It was the worst one I ever experienced. I would have had to send Wayne to get the juice because I couldn't move at all. I did send him after Advil even though I knew that would not help immediately but wanted to make sure it didn't come back again that night.

Reminder: Keep pickle juice handy! (Maybe on the nightstand! Ha ha!)
Ouch! I empathize. I've had a few so bad that I couldn't straighten my leg enough to walk. I've jumped out of bed yelling a few times with those things. The pickle juice is a good tip. Neither of us eats pickles, but it might be worth buying a jar just to keep the juice handy! Happily, I haven't been bothered with them recently.
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My Presets are All Christmas Radio, Oldies Station, A Shiny New Christmas, American Sixties Radio, Christmas 24/7 Country, Christmas Broadband, Christmas Music 24/7 Kids, Christmas Notes, Christmas Remixed, Merry Christmas Radio, and Ralphie's Radio.

Hey These sound great, I'm going to give them a try and see how I like them; Thank you for sharing your favorites with me....
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good afternoon!

I am having a quiet day, baked a batch of buns made a pan of stamppot boerenkool.

I have to leave for work at 4:30 but will need some chocolate before then!
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Originally Posted by sugar142286 View Post
Good afternoon, everyone. Just wanted to stop in quick, so you know that all is well, well sort of...ha.

I have caught the nasty bug that most of America seems to have. This cold is really running me down. I have no energy what-so-ever. I am thankful that it is my weekend off and DH is here to me take care of the kids. I just feel like I've been hit by a bus.

I know I've missed a lot on here. If I've missed anything super important, someone please PM or message me on Facebook. It would be greatly appreciated. I will try to stop back later, but I can't promise anything! Who knows how I will feel then!

Miss all of you. God Bless and thinking and praying for each an everyone of you!


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Thinking of you, sugar. Hope you can get lots of rest this weekend, and get back to feeling well again soon! Take good care =]


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Saturday 19 January 2013
Snow squall watch for
Stratford issued

Strong potential for local snow squalls tonight and Sunday.

Cold strong westerly winds gusting to 80 or 90 km/h moving over the Great Lakes tonight will very likely generate local snow squalls with visibilities reduced to less than 250 metres in snow and blowing snow.

This is the 3rd one we have had this year and still have little to no snow to show for it. So we will just have to wait and see what this one produces!
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