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Wow! The special post series is nearly complete!

To recap:

Day 5 before the Season (Nov. 08) = Made
Day 4 before the Season (Nov. 09) = Binger
Day 3 before the Season (Nov. 10) = Christmasstar
Day 2 before the Season (Nov. 11) = Ballcoach
Day 1 before the Season (Nov. 12) = - open -
CHRISTMAS SEASON 2013 BEGINS Nov. 13. (I usually post some parting thoughts.)

NOW. Question.
With so much interest and with so much expansion of the thread in recent years, should we add a Day 6 (Nov 7) or a Day 7 (Nov 6)??
thank you, look forward to posting.
As for extending, I think it should remain the tradition of 5 days before the season otherwise we may end up changing it every year depending on how many people are here. 5 days is just perfect.
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I would love to be at this quaint little shop right about now!!



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me too!
I have to ask, I notice your pictures have a large area of black on top and bottom, is that a special addition you add from your phone? If so how is it done?
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Good Morning all my friends. So glad to see the day is October 1st time to kick it in to major overdrive toward best time of year. IN the last week or so everyone is getting tired of me singing Christmas Music lol. Told them it is only going to get worse once Oct 1st hits.

Not too much to report this week other than only month and a few days before the three of us take our first family vacation. We can't wait and this will also be the first Vacation for me and the wife since we got married over 7 years ago. Which also means Oct 6th is our anniversary Yikes better get in gear or the wife will kill me if don't have that date night perfect lol.
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Foggy morning here, school buses on 2 hour delay, this picture is on town. Out in country you cannot see where you are going!
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Mmmmmmm - Pumpkin Spice Coffee!!!

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Good morning. I am so happy to see October roll around! I have decided this year, I am going to slow down and truly enjoy the holiday season (starts this month for us, as we love Halloween). Every year I spend so much time anticipating these months, but am so busy when they arrive that I don't savor them. This year I am going to slow down and take in every minute.

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Foggy morning here, school buses on 2 hour delay, this picture is on town. Out in country you cannot see where you are going!
Stay safe and have a great day!


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Congrats on the 5k!!!!!!

Goodnight!!!!
Thanks! Just wish I loved to run like some people do...

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A convention without the countdown gang? That wouldn't be any fun!!!! You better dream about all of us next time!!!! LOL!!!!

Goodnight!!!!!

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Wow, check you out!!! Good for you!!

I bet you'll sleep well tonight

Hugs to you & Buster!!


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Thanks Snowflake! Actually I couldn't fall asleep - then I woke up at 2:30 when Buster wanted to go out. Was awake again at 4:00 - then the alarm went off at 5:05!!! I could use a nap & I just started work! Lol!

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Morning MMC

Im back for the run up to Christmas, starting to get excited already.

It's very wet and windy here in Ireland today.

I want some snow rather than rain!


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hi everyone, i ve been away on holiday for a while and missed reading all your posts i think there more than 30 pages ive mossed so i think i will probably just start catching up from this page!. Myholiday was good and my two dogs had a blast exploring woods and beaches muddy puddles and tea rooms!. We noticed alot of gift shops starting to get a few bits and bobs out on christmas display and i did buy a teatowel which said "tis the season when it is good to be fat and jolly!". I`ll take that! mince pies and Christmas cakes are in the shops which is great, time to start thinking about making our christmas cake so its nicely alcohol soaked in time for the big day!
Welcome back to you too! Sounds like you had a great holiday!!!!

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Morning all!! Happy 1st of October!!!!
Happy 1st day of October to you too!!!!! ENJOY - we know how fast it goes!!!

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LOVE THIS!!!

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wow, seems the closer we get to Christmas the faster time flys by!
In 2 weeks it will be Thanksgiving, my nephews wedding is in 3 weeks and then not long after the Christmas season starts!
Crazy, isn't it!!! We have a spotty fog here this morning too. Beautiful pic!

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off to work!
Have a good day at work!

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Good Morning all my friends. So glad to see the day is October 1st time to kick it in to major overdrive toward best time of year. IN the last week or so everyone is getting tired of me singing Christmas Music lol. Told them it is only going to get worse once Oct 1st hits.

Not too much to report this week other than only month and a few days before the three of us take our first family vacation. We can't wait and this will also be the first Vacation for me and the wife since we got married over 7 years ago. Which also means Oct 6th is our anniversary Yikes better get in gear or the wife will kill me if don't have that date night perfect lol.
Nice! Have a great vacation & a happy anniversary!!!

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Good morning. I am so happy to see October roll around! I have decided this year, I am going to slow down and truly enjoy the holiday season (starts this month for us, as we love Halloween). Every year I spend so much time anticipating these months, but am so busy when they arrive that I don't savor them. This year I am going to slow down and take in every minute.

Hope you all have a great day!


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I say that every year & every year it goes faster & faster!!! If you can find a way to make it slow down so I feel like I get to totally enjoy it all, please let me know how you do it!!! : -)
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Good morning. I am so happy to see October roll around! I have decided this year, I am going to slow down and truly enjoy the holiday season (starts this month for us, as we love Halloween). Every year I spend so much time anticipating these months, but am so busy when they arrive that I don't savor them. This year I am going to slow down and take in every minute.

Hope you all have a great day!
If you figure out how to slow down, please let me know!!
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