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Originally Posted by jennifer91 View Post
HAPPY MILESTONE DAY!!!!!!!

Also, Happy Thursday! We are getting very close to the weekend now! I will have a four day weekend. Woo hoo!

I cannot believe that next week will be my third week back at college while some people will still be on break. It amazes me! I wouldn't know what to do with myself if I was off from school for over a month.

Off to run some errands, then I really need to catch up on posts. You guys have all been so chatty!

HAPPY MILESTONE DAY !!!! xo
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
If there is any Dan Brown fans here, he announced the title of his new novel. It is called "Inferno" and is coming out May 14.

He is probably my favorite author, and I have enjoyed all his novels.

I cannot wait, I read his last book "The Lost Symbol" in less than 24 hours.

Hip Hip Horray!!!!!!!!!! I love Dan Brown and that is just in time for my birthday.
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
I feel the same way. That is one of the reasons I DVR some Christmas music from Music Choice so I can listen to it all year when I need a little Xmas pickmeup. I know it won't let you record Music Choice CM3, but you could always do MCR or set up a Pandora Christmas station. I do that also as needed.
Wow !! Never thought of that (Duh)....Does Pandora play Christmas all year ??
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I hate being tired after I supposedly "rested" all night or because I was up late - Hope you got some Pep !!
I've been drinking lots and lots of coffee!!! So I'm hanging in ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ
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Originally Posted by xmastidings View Post
I sort of got a little chuckle out of that little fact; at myself that is, with 300 days to the start of the Christmas season and I still have some Christmas lights lit on my front porch. Hee-Hee-Hee!

But, I have to admit, The inside decorations are now all down and put away and 85% of the outside decorations are now down/ off and are in the process of being put away.


My nativity scene is still up and I still have Santas on my mantle.....They'll get put away all in due time !!! xo
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Originally Posted by Meceka View Post
Be safe! I made snowcream last year, but I didn't like the recipe I used ~ I might have put in too much extract. What is yours? I hope this finds your parents having a good day ~ they are in my prayers!
We really don't have an exact recipe. My wife and I just use fresh snow, milk, sugar, vanilla flavor. We bought some vanilla flavor in Mexico as few years ago. It is much stronger than the versions we have in the US so we use less now.

Thanks for the prayers. Mom had a rough day yesterday.
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I'm leaning towards Spider or Bottle. Spider as he reminds me of a cat that was here several years ago we named Spider and Bottle because he has gorgeous bottle green eyes and a bottle brush tale. If he hangs around, I'll call him both and whichever one he seems to like will be his name.

I love those names !!! I would probably call him something silly like Inky..........
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
Oh yeah, I am looking forward to the holiday countdown list from Made, one of my favorite posts of the year.
I am too...Made is SO efficient and Christmas In July with Made and Binger is Coolarity !! xo
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
Captain Ignorant is back for the first time in Countdown 2013, what exactly is snowcream?

If you're Captain Ignorant then I am one of the sailors under your regime.........RRRRRRRR ! (I don't know either)
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
All my outside decorations are down, but inside my doorways are still lined with lights and garland, a bunch of Santa's are still up and my window candles will be up until spring. Very slowly putting everything away.


I think this is the first year my Santas have been up this long as well as the nativity scene.....I'll put them away sooner or later....xo
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