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Happy New Year all!! emoticon

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I am so sorry about your friend, Nell. It's good you are there for her.

I will be glad when I can see my grandchildren in the spring. Our dd will get married in March.



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Nell - I am sorry for your friend. Good you are there for her.

Yesterday, I had a mini sewing camp with my granddaughter and we made her matching doll dress. (I had made a princess dress for each of my granddaughters for Christmas and I gave them a "coupon" to have a private sewing date to make the matching doll dress).

Today, I helped my grandson make Rice Krispy treats. Then I made my daughter's Celtic shawl.


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Good morning. I guess. I will go to a viewing this morning at church, a friend's son died of drugs and alcoholism on Christmas Day. She and her husband had done everything they could, went into debt to pay for the best rehabs and addiction programs for him over so many years, but unless an addict wants sobriety badly enough to do the really hard work, it won't happen, no matter how good the rehabs. My friend never lost hope, until Christmas when he died. He was 37. She needs us now.

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A calm relaxing day today. No wind.


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We're off to church soon.

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My husband ended up staying home. I went and had a good time though I missed having hubby with me. I brought home two of my grandkids who will be staying with us until Monday (their parents are celebrating their12th anniversary tomorrow. The kids were sick this last week - the whole sickness is going through my whole family! My son's family started feeling lousy half way through the day. I hope they get better quickly as they will be moving next Saturday.

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No strong winds but a nice rain. We took papers and recycling items to the center today.



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I assembled the chair for my son, and all the packaging is out for recycling pick up. There is a pile out there, all the boxes and paper from Christmas. It will feel good to have it all taken away.

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Took down Christmas decorations. Prepared a turkey, Grandma's Christmas Salad and wrapped presents for extended family Christmas at my sister's tomorrow.

Carrie

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Great that you got the chair put together, Nell.
Light rain here and it should be heavier tomorrow. We do need the rain and so I'm happy but hoping we don't have bad winds. Power could go out again. emoticon

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I got the chair put together. Now to wait for a dry day to take it to DS#1's condo.

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12/27/18 8:15 A

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I will assemble a chair I got for DS#1 today. I hope the instructions are as simple as promised.

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A special church service on Sunday was great. Dh and I had a quiet relaxing day yesterday and chatted with all the children and some of the grands on the phone. We watched a few fun dvd's.


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We had a fabulous Christmas! I got over 17,000 steps without leaving the house, typical for a big dinner day. I had to move all the furniture to set it up, but the boys all broke it down and moved it all back. My brother helped me wash up after, a BIG job after dinner for 19.

Today my #2 son is 46 years old. Where do the years go?

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emoticon Merry Christmas everyone!

Carrie

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Merry Christmas to you all!

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Judy - Oh, I am so sorry. Sending hugs!

It is weird that my Christmas is over. We had Christmas on Saturday and had a wonderful day!! Yesterday (Sunday), when we got home I crashed and took a nap. Then we went to a Christmas party in the evening.

Today, we are just relaxing this morning. This afternoon we will go to our church's Christmas Eve service.

Carrie

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It's the day before Christmas already! By the time I go to church tonight, it will all be ready to go!

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Itís been a unreal week. Friday night I got home at 1am after taking a friend to er. Last night a repeat performance except it was my daughter-in-law. Today my dil left the house and her marriage. What a Christmas!

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Yesterday I baked all day. Today will be fairly easy, I have to fry the paneer (a messy job!) and make the cranberry relish for the kids.

We light the last candle of Advent today.

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Yesterday, I finished the last Christmas dress and pieced most of the 5J's memory quilt (just need to do the piece border of woven hearts). Then I sat down watched Holiday Inn and Brigadoon while wrapping 75 presents (17 people (3-5 presents each) . So it was midnight before I got to bed. Then up early so I could put the turkey in the oven. We are celebrating Christmas today with my kids and their families.

Carrie

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The cookies are baked, today I make icing and ice them all. And I'll bake the snowballs and chip n cherry cake. All these goodies I can't eat, but the family expects them.

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I have two errands to run this morning, then I roll and bake sugar cookies.

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Finished another dress and sewed the bodice for the last dress. Tonight my son took us out to Tucanos Brazilian BBQ (all you can eat meat and salad buffet). It was good, but I ate too much.

Carrie

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I can do all things through Christ!

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Today I make the dough for sugar cookies, and I don't get to lick the beater or the spatula.

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Finished one dress this morning, then did errands (one to get zippers for two dresses), when I got home I organized presents in preparation for wrapping, then my husband came home and I started supper. While supper was cooking I put the zipper on a dress. Tonight I will finish embroidering the names on the blocks.

Carrie

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Today I head to Costco to buy the rib roast for Christmas dinner.

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I had the 5 grands & 1 daycare today (I have them every Tues). I helped one granddaughter make a vest for her teddy bear. The rest of the day was spent sewing in between dealing with the kids. I made one dress - just need to put in the zipper which I need to run out and get tomorrow. I also made the bodice and sleeves on another dress. Now I am going to work on more embroidery of the names.

Carrie

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I can do all things through Christ!

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I have a highlight this afternoon. Nothing like a little more blonde to lift a day.

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I had a doctor's appointment this morning and ran some errands. I didn't get home until almost 2:00. I then began to work on one of the princess dresses and finished it a few minutes ago. This one was Princess Elsa's dress.

Carrie

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I can do all things through Christ!

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I had a busy day! Went to lunch with a friend from SiouxCity that is living in Des Moines and then went to the mall to walk and see some new friends Iíve made since coming here! Tomorrow I have an appointment with my surgeon. Hoping to get good news!

Judy From NW Iowa

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It has been a busy weekend as usual. We went to two of my grandkids (ages 5 & 7) hockey game on Saturday. We took the 5 grands who had been staying with us, the we took them home. Sunday after church we stayed and put up a Bible timeline in our Sunday School classroom. Then we went to Applebee's for lunch, so we didn't get home until 3:30. Then I sat down and worked on one of the dresses. I finished it just before 7:00. Then I worked on Christmas cards - just need to stamp them and take them to the post office this morning.

I will be heading to the doctor soon. Time for a thyroid check.

Carrie

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I can do all things through Christ!

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It's always uplifting to see friends recover from illness.

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I was happy to see a neighbor in church today who is recovering from heart surgery. It was a blessing to see her looking so good.



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I have 3 trees up and decorated now, 2 small artificial trees, one big real one. The decorating is done, the gift wrapping is done, now it's down to baking and cooking as we get closer to the Big Day.

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I put out decorations, wreath and snowman with lights centerpiece. No tree inside .


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We got the big tree up yesterday, today I'll decorate it. When I was little, and when my kids were little, decorating the tree was the best part of the season. Now it's a chore, but it will look festive when it's done.

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Hi,
I hope your weekend is nice.

Dh and I will do our gift shopping.

Debbie

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The last couple of days have been a whirlwind....
Wed I cleaned house, ran errands and was even able to sew for about and hour before we hosted our Community Group Christmas Dinner Party. Thursday, I had two grandkids and a daycare boy. I was able to sew some on the Cinderella dress for one granddaughter. Then I got a call from my son and I ended up going down (1 hour drive) to pick up 5 grandkids and will have them until Saturday. Today, I helped the oldest granddaughter finish her robe, made 24 4-patches, wrapped one Christmas present, and addressed Christmas cards. I am sparking while the kids watch Frosty the Snowman.

Carrie

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I know about power failures. We had so many we finally got a generator. Much better than candles.

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We had our power go out for a couple of hours because of the wind, but we had a beautiful candle to light, a gift from a friend. All is well.

Congratulations to your son, Nell.

Carrie you must be a marvelous seamstress and busy with the children. So special.

Take care everyone.

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My son called yesterday, his purchase has been recorded in the county land records. It's done!

I have a condo board meeting tonight.

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I got all my gifts wrapped except for two big ones. Once those are done I'll feel better.

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Nell - glad things finally went through!

Today was another crazy, busy day! I had 7 of my grandkids and 1 daycare. The oldest three are homeschooled and I help them with their work. Whenever they come here, one of their assignments is an elective which is usually cooking or sewing. We made banana bread, and 3 batches of fudge. Then, I worked with the 10 year old on sewing her robe. After everyone left, I had a mess to clean up. After supper I made 2 batches of Scottish shortbread. All of these items will be for gifts to my community group members.

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My son finally closed on the purchase of his pub yesterday after 2 years and one lawsuit! Now for the lawyer to get it recorded. They are dealing with the big snow, so there might be another delay.

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I had a very productive day. I finished both grandson's pajamas, my youngest granddaughter's sleep sack, and started on the memory quilt. I made 9 blocks and half of 8 blocks.

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Good morning. We escaped without a flake from Diego, but all the counties south of here have closed schools for the day. My son was hoping to have a real estate closing this afternoon, the closing he has been waiting nearly 2 years to complete. He had to sue them, his lawyer has had to try to get the sellers to do whatever they needed to do, finally on Friday the seller finally signed the last piece of paper, and today was supposed to be The Day. I hope it can be finished this week. He's been in limbo for so long.

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Nell - I agree

After church, there was the annual church business meeting, so we didn't get home until almost 4:00. Then I sat down and sewed up my grandson's pajamas. I just need to put the buttons on the shirt and the elastic in the pants.

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My husband and I enjoyed going to a special church service this morning. The choir came to our early service and sang songs.


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I felt cut off yesterday when Spark stopped sending emails for the day. They evidently got it fixed because I started out the day with about 200 emails.

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Nell - I glad you found glasses without a problem. That can be quite a hunt sometimes.

I just have to finish cutting out a pair of pajama pants and then I am done cutting out the 6 dresses, 6 doll dresses, 2 pairs of pajamas, and 1 baby sleep sack.. Start sewing tomorrow afternoon.

We went to the zoo with my two youngest granddaughters today.

Carrie

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I bought new glasses at Costco. Their selection of frames is limited but I actually found a pair I liked. The cost for the frames and lenses was half of what I paid for just lenses 5 years ago at an optician shop. A hunt I was dreading turned out to be painless!

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I finished cutting out the dresses today. The I ran a couple of errands

Carrie

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I hesitate to get glasses online for that very reason: where do you go when you need help?

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Nell - glad you got the refund. I stepped on my glasses yesterday and bent them. I took them back to Wal-Mart and they were able to fix. Yeah!

Yesterday, I worked on cutting out the dresses. I got 2 1/2 done. My goal today is to finish cutting all of them out. But I will see how it goes. I have my daycare boy and the two youngest granddaughters. So nap time will be my work time.


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Walmart did refund the extra charge. And I have a newer faster internet now with the new router.

Eye doctor this afternoon. I really need new glasses, a chore I hate doing right before Christmas.

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Hi friends,

Nell I hope they refunded you. My Walmart is great on refunding items.

Carrie have a fun time sewing the dresses. Wow!

I'll start PT next week for my knee. I had a steroid shot yesterday at the Ortho appt. I have a torn meniscus with the Baker cyst. I'm feeling better this morning. Yeah!

I hope everyone has a nice day.


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Yesterday, I began working on laying out and cutting out dresses for my 6 granddaughters. I am making each of them a princess dress and hopefully a matching doll dress. First priority is to make their dress.

Carrie

God is good all the time, all the time God is good!

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Every move makes a difference.
I can do all things through Christ!

LOSE YOUR QUIT!

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This afternoon a Verizon tech will be here to upgrade my FIOS internet. I have the new router, I probably need a new ONT box where the fiber enters the house.

Yesterday I got a papaya at Walmart. I noticed it was expensive, but until I entered the purchase into Quicken I didn't notice that it charged twice. The register asked me to enter the fruit code, but must have also read the bar code on the sticker. I have to go all the way back to that Walmart to get 7.21 refunded. I hope they do it.

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Sunny and cold here, too. emoticon

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Sorry Nell.

It's a nice sunny cold day.

Woohoo for finishing your decorating Carrie.




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Finished Christmas decorating yesterday

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I got a ton of errands done yesterday. It was sunny and 60 degrees, a perfect day to be out shopping.

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Christmas crackers are party favors for the holiday dinner. Two people pull on the ends and they POP with a little crack, and there are little prizes inside, usually a paper crown and little game. That's why they are expensive. It was a big clear cylinder with shiny gold crackers inside, impossible to miss. I wonder if the cleaners took them?

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Sorry Nell. Did your dh eat them?

I hope everyone has a nice day. emoticon

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When we got home after church, I started working on putting up Christmas decorations. I still have to decorate the trees, but I am tired and ready for a break. I will do that tomorrow. Time to relax.

Carrie

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I can do all things through Christ!

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I got the 2 small trees up but not decorated, and I got all the other indoor decorations up. I had ordered Christmas crackers for Christmas dinner, and they have disappeared. They were expensive, I put them on a chair in the basement, now they are gone. I had to order more.

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