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 Today > Chit Chat » Not to bring you all down...but I need to vent

Chit Chat Link Christmas Presented by Link Christmas, the World's Largest Directory of Christmas Links, this merry area of the forums is where we gather to say hello and to share Christmas year round through a large variety of topics. All are welcome!


  Log-in
  Register



















» Stats
Members: 9,975
Threads: 53,447
Posts: 601,680
Top Poster: xmas365 (150,108)
Welcome to our newest member, Angelfrog
» Recent Comments
Hot Cocoa or Hot Chocolate: A Matter of Taste
It's hard to find good writing now a days. But you have done a great job with all these sharing hot Cocoa and hot Chocolate. That's interesting. Thanks for sharing.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
My top favorite Christmas Sitcoms: All from M*A*S*H , Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley. Step By Step - I'll Be Home For Christmas
His Name is Bud
love this story! Thanks for sharing your memories.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
Here are my top 10: (in no particular order) All 3 M*A*S*H Christmas episodes they made: Dear Dad Dear Sis Death Takes a Holiday The Bob Newhart Show: His Busiest Time I'm Dreaming of a...
Tips for Buying a Fresh Tree
I will do that fresh cut of the trunk.....that was my problem last Christmas.....the tree lost so many needles....even tho it was fresh....the problem was....since I didn´t cut the trunk....the tree...
» Random Entries
Christmas Poems from...
By MerryCarey
05-15-2012 03:09 PM
43,475 Views  0 Posts
Top Ten Things Santa...
By MMC Editor
06-13-2002 04:07 PM
50,464 Views  0 Posts
Gift 2 The History of Christmas...
By MMC Editor
05-30-2002 02:54 PM
78,364 Views  0 Posts
Diary of a Snow Shoveler
By MMC Editor
06-02-2002 06:38 PM
47,047 Views
0 Posts
The Summer Creation of...
By MMC Editor
06-08-2002 10:05 PM
44,345 Views  0 Posts
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21  
Old 10-28-2008, 07:46 PM
Sunshine73's Avatar
Sunshine73 Sunshine73 is offline
Christmasologist
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 1,805
Thanks: 185
Thanked 496 Times in 315 Posts
Sunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoeSunshine73 would be nice to meet under the mistletoe
I haven't had anything stolen but I did have my car vandalized once and it was awful.

DH and I decided to go out to dinner. We went out to my car and, in the glow of the street light, I noticed that something wasn't quite right about my driver's side window. It took me a minute to realize that the reason it didn't look right was that the window had had a large chunk of concrete thrown through it.

It was awful. My car was parked at the curb in front of my apartment, right in front of the livingroom window and I hadn't gotten home a half hour earlier so they literally did it right in front of me and right after I parked my car. I don't think I've ever been so incredibly angry in my entire life. What gave someone else the right to come along and destroy something that I'd worked hard to get? Who did they think they were?

For the longest time I was terrified it was going to happen again or that they were going to come back and break into my house or something. It was awful and it took me nearly a year to feel comfortable again.

Even now, four years later, I can still get worked up over it.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 10-28-2008, 07:51 PM
MrsH's Avatar
MrsH MrsH is offline
Mistress of Home & Decor

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sunny Florida
Posts: 2,799
Blog Entries: 1
Thanks: 164
Thanked 323 Times in 168 Posts
MrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the treeMrsH you could wrap up and put under the tree
Yes, it is a horrible feeling to get over. I've had my car broken into in the parking lot at work and in my parent's driveway. The bike being stolen made me even madder though, for some strange reason. I think the fact that I can't afford a new bike and I was so proud of this one that I got at the auction made it worse. I still haven't replaced the bike, so no riding for Kathy.

__________________
"MrsH, you're brilliant (and yes, quote me on that)." - Jeff Westover
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:03 PM
JanaBanana's Avatar
JanaBanana JanaBanana is offline
*The Christmas Queen* -- Hostess, Real Halloween.com

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 4,294
Thanks: 1,241
Thanked 1,111 Times in 545 Posts
JanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the tree
Uh ladies, this posted on March 13th 2007 and MrsFromJersy hasnt been online since May of 07
__________________

©♥Jana's Creations♥
{My photography Blog}
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:04 PM
elfworks's Avatar
elfworks elfworks is offline
Dang Near Santa Himself
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: texas
Posts: 3,193
Thanks: 48
Thanked 80 Times in 53 Posts
elfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happy
well i got you all beat cuz i had my identity stolen.'


5 yrs later, still dealing with it.


bah. humbug.


xox
__________________

"Elfworks is right." *Jeff Westover

HAVE SPATULA. WILL TRAVEL......
www.thyca.org
http://www.aace.com/public/awareness...kCheckCard.pdf

OH HAPPY DAY! THE END OF KAKISTOCRACY IS HERE!!



"NO, NO, NO ! I mean JINGLE BELLS ! You know... Santa Claus and Ho Ho Ho and Mistletoe and presents to pretty girls..." * Lucy Van Pelt
"All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!" * Lucy Van Pelt
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:05 PM
elfworks's Avatar
elfworks elfworks is offline
Dang Near Santa Himself
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: texas
Posts: 3,193
Thanks: 48
Thanked 80 Times in 53 Posts
elfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happy
Originally Posted by JanaBanana View Post
Uh ladies, this posted on March 13th 2007 and MrsFromJersy hasnt been online since May of 07
jana, jana, jana........

mrshfromjersey and mrsh ARE THE SAME PEOPLE. dont know why this thread got resurrected today but it did and now we are just having fun.

no biggie.

xox
__________________

"Elfworks is right." *Jeff Westover

HAVE SPATULA. WILL TRAVEL......
www.thyca.org
http://www.aace.com/public/awareness...kCheckCard.pdf

OH HAPPY DAY! THE END OF KAKISTOCRACY IS HERE!!



"NO, NO, NO ! I mean JINGLE BELLS ! You know... Santa Claus and Ho Ho Ho and Mistletoe and presents to pretty girls..." * Lucy Van Pelt
"All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!" * Lucy Van Pelt
Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:12 PM
JanaBanana's Avatar
JanaBanana JanaBanana is offline
*The Christmas Queen* -- Hostess, Real Halloween.com

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 4,294
Thanks: 1,241
Thanked 1,111 Times in 545 Posts
JanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the tree
Oh sorry, not sure how I was suppose to know this.
__________________

©♥Jana's Creations♥
{My photography Blog}
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:14 PM
elfworks's Avatar
elfworks elfworks is offline
Dang Near Santa Himself
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: texas
Posts: 3,193
Thanks: 48
Thanked 80 Times in 53 Posts
elfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happy
because i said so a few posts ago when holiday said she missed mrshfromjersey.
__________________

"Elfworks is right." *Jeff Westover

HAVE SPATULA. WILL TRAVEL......
www.thyca.org
http://www.aace.com/public/awareness...kCheckCard.pdf

OH HAPPY DAY! THE END OF KAKISTOCRACY IS HERE!!



"NO, NO, NO ! I mean JINGLE BELLS ! You know... Santa Claus and Ho Ho Ho and Mistletoe and presents to pretty girls..." * Lucy Van Pelt
"All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!" * Lucy Van Pelt
Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:37 PM
JanaBanana's Avatar
JanaBanana JanaBanana is offline
*The Christmas Queen* -- Hostess, Real Halloween.com

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 4,294
Thanks: 1,241
Thanked 1,111 Times in 545 Posts
JanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the treeJanaBanana you could wrap up and put under the tree
I didnt notice
__________________

©♥Jana's Creations♥
{My photography Blog}
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:40 PM
Holiday's Avatar
Holiday Holiday is offline
Magi
Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ohio
Posts: 34,460
Thanks: 29,185
Thanked 19,337 Times in 3,116 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
Sorry for the confusion...this was my bad!! You know who I was actually thinking of is mrshamm...remember her? She hasn't posted for a looong time (unless she changed her name too???) Too many mrsh's...ha ha...just kidding!!!
__________________
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

Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 10-28-2008, 08:42 PM
elfworks's Avatar
elfworks elfworks is offline
Dang Near Santa Himself
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: texas
Posts: 3,193
Thanks: 48
Thanked 80 Times in 53 Posts
elfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happyelfworks makes Santa very happy
i DO remember her!! wonder where she went..... she was pretty active. oh well. and no apology necessary. you didnt do anything wrong!!

xoxox
__________________

"Elfworks is right." *Jeff Westover

HAVE SPATULA. WILL TRAVEL......
www.thyca.org
http://www.aace.com/public/awareness...kCheckCard.pdf

OH HAPPY DAY! THE END OF KAKISTOCRACY IS HERE!!



"NO, NO, NO ! I mean JINGLE BELLS ! You know... Santa Claus and Ho Ho Ho and Mistletoe and presents to pretty girls..." * Lucy Van Pelt
"All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!" * Lucy Van Pelt
Reply With Quote
Reply

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

Year Round Christmas Radio -- Listen now!

Listen to Kringle Radio via...

Winamp
Windows Media


Click to listen now!


Listen to the Merry Podcast NOW

Christmas Fans -- Ranking the Best of Christmas









2012 Founder's Award