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Originally Posted by MerryCarey View Post
You're welcome to it. We weren't expecting a storm of this magnitude, and it's getting scary. The news is showing a house on the shoreline on Plum Island that is dangling at a 45-degree angle over the water; it'll plunge into the ocean during the next high tide. You can see the personal belongings from the house falling in the ocean and drifting out to sea. I tried to shovel, but I can't get my car free, even though Mr. shoveled before he left for work. And there's more snow in the roadway than in the part of the driveway I shoveled. I'm hoping Mr. can get home from work safely this evening. The flooding on the coastline is dreadful. It was pretty seeing it out the window earlier today; now it's upsetting.

Praying that Mr. makes it home safely tonight.
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Originally Posted by brent View Post
Good morning everyone!

Friday. The weekend is nearly upon us. Let's hope it will be a good one! The forecast in Ottawa calls for highs of 5c (41f) and 7c (45f). Perfect for an early March weekend. Kim and I are both busy on Saturday night with birthdays. A close friend of hers is having her party in one area and my friend is having his around the corner from our apartment. I also agreed to attend a sporting event with our roommate Mike, so I won't be able to make her friend's party. I'll just have to attend my friend's instead. It should be a good time!

Tonight, Kim and I have agreed to go see Oz: The Great and Powerful. She loves the Wizard of Oz. I have always been indifferent. I somewhat enjoyed the book. The cast is pretty star-studded and the animation looks excellent. We'll see how it goes!

I hope everyone has a great final day of the work week. Only one more week until our next milestone. Enjoy!

Let us know how you like Oz. It looks interesting as long as Hollywood doesn't "monsterize" it too much ! xo
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Originally Posted by HomemakinGirl View Post
I hope she has a good time too. Praying it is drama free! You never know with teenage girls, lol.

Isn't this the truth ! xo
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I have a sinus headache and stuffy head. Ick!
I told you to stay away from CAH & SIT!!! I hope you feel better soon!!!!
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Originally Posted by HomemakinGirl View Post
Do you know what her name is? I use to buy a lot of the brunettes for my girls, because that is their hair color. Most of them were named Teresa, but that was years and years ago. She is so pretty!

Not sure if this one really has a name....She was just listed under 2013 Holiday Barbie....I just LOVE her dress ! xo
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Originally Posted by MerryCarey View Post
I feel terrible for people with waterfront homes on the North and South Shores of Massachusetts. They're getting terribly pounded with flooding and heavy winds, and were pounded back in February during the blizzard---some of the homes are beginning to collapse from foundation damage from the beaches being pounded with waves and wind.

This storm is hundreds of miles out to sea, but still packing heavy snow and winds. They didn't predict that it would intensify the way it did.

I'm grateful to be indoors working from home with my mug of cocoa and my laptop, but I feel so awful for those losing their homes and property.

I know what you mean. I have been trying to stay mindful of the storm. Praying for all those affected by it..I am so glad you are working from home....xo
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Thanks, Xmas !! Your kitties are amazing !! xo
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Xmas & Seawaters, thinking of you guys. Hope you can rest up today, and feel better soon!!

Everyone affected by the snow storms & flooding, stay safe out there!
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I have been collecting Barbies for my daughter ever since she was born. Every year (she's 18 now), she still gets a Holiday Barbie for Christmas and throughout the year, every once and awhile, i will buy her a special/ limited issue one. She never opens them up. They're all tucked away, nice and neat in big boxes for the future.
That is so great !! She must have quite a collection. That is the smart thing to do - keeping them unopened. Of course, I am not that smart. I always open mine and put them in a case......
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