Members Area
Countdown to Christmas --
Visit My Merry Christmas on Facebook!   Visit My Merry Christmas on Twitter!   Get My Merry Christmas on RSS
Navigation » Merry Forums of My Merry Christmas > Christmas Archives > Hall of Fame » Christmas Countdown - 2013

My Merry Christmas Announcement

Hall of Fame Over the years we have had many memorable discussions and events. Archived here are closed discussions we like to look back on from Christmas past.


  Log-in
  Register



















» Stats
Members: 10,080
Threads: 53,850
Posts: 619,082
Top Poster: xmas365 (163,200)
Welcome to our newest member, Amy_theexplorer
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #33971  
Old 08-01-2013, 05:34 AM
mommyby3's Avatar
mommyby3 mommyby3 is offline
Merry Forums Eggnog Chugger
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 243
Thanks: 89
Thanked 431 Times in 85 Posts
mommyby3 has shown a merry dispositionmommyby3 has shown a merry dispositionmommyby3 has shown a merry dispositionmommyby3 has shown a merry dispositionmommyby3 has shown a merry disposition
Good morning all!! It is a little cooler this morning here in North Carolina, hope it last.

I'm off first thing this morning to take the oldest DS to the dentist and a quick stop at the store. Then I think I can stay home for the rest of the day, that would be great.

August is here which means we are getting closer to my favorite time of the year. I will be so glad when summer is over, I'm wanting to change my decor to the warm/cozy fall colors.

Well better get moving. Have a grand day everyone
The Following 13 Users Say Thank You to mommyby3 For This Useful Post:
Bradmac (08-01-2013), Christmasstar (08-01-2013), Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mgramsey (08-01-2013), Ryan (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)


  #33972  
Old 08-01-2013, 05:39 AM
Christmasstar's Avatar
Christmasstar Christmasstar is offline
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada eh!
Posts: 127,262
Thanks: 108,068
Thanked 80,320 Times in 13,287 Posts
Christmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by Crown 84 View Post
Link to my favorite version, by The New Christy Minstrels:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrLJGOh8R-k
well, I guess that will be my theme song this morning too!
Actually a nice way to start the day.
__________________
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to Christmasstar For This Useful Post:
Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mommyby3 (08-01-2013), Ryan (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
  #33973  
Old 08-01-2013, 05:44 AM
Christmasstar's Avatar
Christmasstar Christmasstar is offline
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada eh!
Posts: 127,262
Thanks: 108,068
Thanked 80,320 Times in 13,287 Posts
Christmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by HomemakinGirl View Post
Good evening!
I am going to turn in soon. Just trying to unwind for a few minutes. My husband is very cranky tonight, the hot tub doesn't seem to be working. My oldest had a lot of people here last night which probably had something to do with it. Who knows what they did. My husband will figure it out, he always does. He is just annoyed because he has so much going on with the construction in the house, he doesn't need more work. And my youngest had friends over tonight, we had to keep telling them to keep it down. When its summer vacation they seem to forget that people have to get up early and go to work during the week. They are making us crazy this summer, never a dull moment here.
Anyway, I got my truck back and they did a great job detailing it. I didn't realize how filthy it was until I got the car back. Of course its going to rain tomorrow, lol. But the good news is the temperatures will only be in the 70's. Not bad for August 1st.
I hope everyone had a wonderful day!
what a blessing that your kids friends want to hang out at your home, to often young people take off and hang out around town, or who know where, board with nothing to do. You have provided a safe place for them to meet and have fun. Better crazy at home knowing what they are up to than missing sleep wondering where they are.
__________________
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to Christmasstar For This Useful Post:
Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mommyby3 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), whitney37354 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
  #33974  
Old 08-01-2013, 05:50 AM
Christmasstar's Avatar
Christmasstar Christmasstar is offline
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada eh!
Posts: 127,262
Thanks: 108,068
Thanked 80,320 Times in 13,287 Posts
Christmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
__________________
The Following 12 Users Say Thank You to Christmasstar For This Useful Post:
Bradmac (08-01-2013), Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mgramsey (08-01-2013), mommyby3 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013), xmastidings (08-01-2013)
  #33975  
Old 08-01-2013, 05:52 AM
xmastidings's Avatar
xmastidings xmastidings is offline
Christmas Deity
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Maryland
Posts: 17,744
Blog Entries: 2
Thanks: 13,331
Thanked 12,731 Times in 2,168 Posts
xmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemenxmastidings could be one of the Wisemen
It is only 51 days untill the first day of Fall..... September 22nd!!! Yea...
__________________

The Bell Still Rings for me,
as it does for all who truly Believe!
The Following 13 Users Say Thank You to xmastidings For This Useful Post:
Bradmac (08-01-2013), Christmasstar (08-01-2013), Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mgramsey (08-01-2013), mommyby3 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
  #33976  
Old 08-01-2013, 06:15 AM
Festive Spirit Festive Spirit is offline
Christmas Deity
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: England
Posts: 12,476
Thanks: 10,396
Thanked 9,637 Times in 1,569 Posts
Festive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the Wisemen
Hi everyone, hope you all are having a good week. We had a good time at teh Science museum on Monday . It started raining heavily as soon as we parked the car so luckily it was a day indoors. On tuesday we visited the Sealife centre and the Lego Discovery centre. The Sealife centre was amazing. The sharks and the mantarays were wonderful to watch. Yesterday we relaxed at home, well the kids did anyway. My hubby and I put up a new fence in the back garden all by ourselves!
The Following 12 Users Say Thank You to Festive Spirit For This Useful Post:
Bradmac (08-01-2013), Christmasstar (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mgramsey (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), whitney37354 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
  #33977  
Old 08-01-2013, 06:16 AM
Festive Spirit Festive Spirit is offline
Christmas Deity
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: England
Posts: 12,476
Thanks: 10,396
Thanked 9,637 Times in 1,569 Posts
Festive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the WisemenFestive Spirit could be one of the Wisemen
Originally Posted by xmastidings View Post
It is only 51 days untill the first day of Fall..... September 22nd!!! Yea...
I can't believe it! So excited!
The Following 8 Users Say Thank You to Festive Spirit For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013), xmastidings (08-01-2013)
  #33978  
Old 08-01-2013, 06:19 AM
snowflake22's Avatar
snowflake22 snowflake22 is online now
*Harlowe's Mom*

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Posts: 156,203
Thanks: 131,832
Thanked 99,948 Times in 17,433 Posts
snowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by DoubleA View Post
Cant believe it is August, it will be fall before you know it then we can have those wonderful autumn smells, cider and the warm up for Christmas
So looking forward to it!!


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
The Following 9 Users Say Thank You to snowflake22 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), mommyby3 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
  #33979  
Old 08-01-2013, 06:21 AM
snowflake22's Avatar
snowflake22 snowflake22 is online now
*Harlowe's Mom*

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Posts: 156,203
Thanks: 131,832
Thanked 99,948 Times in 17,433 Posts
snowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by xmastidings View Post
I have to tell you about how much of an impact things here at the MMC forums can rub off on your daily life... Here I was at Michaels the other day and I walk past an isle that had Crayola products in it. On one of the shelves was a kit where you can make a Polar Bear, (I thought to myself that Louanne would have loved that).

Then as I was walking thru the store as a whole, I caught myself saying out loud as I walked past certain items; "glitter" and "glitter - drink", LOL... This is the truth! Lisa even heard me and she goes, "what are you saying???" I just started laughing to myself as I started to head to the isle where all the Halloween stuff was set up...
Haha!! So true!! I always talk to Adrian about you guys, and because we all have Christmas names, his way of remembering who is who is by where they're from =]

It's great how things remind us of each other throughout the day!!


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to snowflake22 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (08-01-2013), Festive Spirit (08-01-2013), Holiday (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), whitney37354 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013), xmastidings (08-01-2013)
  #33980  
Old 08-01-2013, 06:37 AM
Holiday's Avatar
Holiday Holiday is offline
Magi
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ohio
Posts: 39,808
Thanks: 33,993
Thanked 22,690 Times in 3,656 Posts
Holiday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintHoliday leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by snowflake22 View Post
Sounds really nice =]
Sorry you were under the weather, though- glad you are feeling much better!!

How is your S-I-L doing?

She is still in my thoughts & prayers.

xx


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
She is doing pretty well. Thanks for asking! She looks great!! I just feel sad for her. How lonely she must be! I hope she gets a cat soon. She said she needs to have some "eyes" in her house. Since she had to put her cat down, she doesn't have any daily contact with "eyes"! Yep, she needs a pet!!! Wish she had a friend or family that lived closer to her - or she would move closer to us! But she's a tough girl!
__________________
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace & goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
Calvin Coolidge

The Following 8 Users Say Thank You to Holiday For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (08-01-2013), HomemakinGirl (08-01-2013), made582 (08-01-2013), Seawaters (08-01-2013), shellie12 (08-01-2013), snowflake22 (08-01-2013), xmas365 (08-01-2013), XmasDreams (08-01-2013)
 

Bookmarks


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Listen to the Merry Podcast NOW

Christmas Fans -- Ranking the Best of Christmas



2012 Founder's Award