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Forum: Christmas Together 07-28-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,173
Posted By MarthaK
Happy belated birthday Jayish! I'm glad you had...

Happy belated birthday Jayish! I'm glad you had a great day.

(and I am thrilled that something finally updated on my computer so that MMC doesn't send it into spasms followed by full-out...
Forum: Christmas Together 07-28-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 735
Posted By MarthaK
Thanks everyone! I had a great day. Since I...

Thanks everyone! I had a great day. Since I rolled the old odometer this year, I took the day off work and went to Williamsburg, VA with my mom and we visited the Christmas stores. The biggest of...
Forum: Christmas Together 07-28-2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,179
Posted By MarthaK
Mine arrived yesterday also and I made my first...

Mine arrived yesterday also and I made my first order fo the season this morning.


With the Lakeside Collection in hand, could Terry's Village be far behind?
Forum: Christmas Together 06-29-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 822
Posted By MarthaK
I listen to stations on Live365, music saved on...

I listen to stations on Live365, music saved on my computer, music saved on my LG phone, CDs at home and in the garage.
Forum: Christmas Together 06-29-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,235
Posted By MarthaK
Cranberries, stuffing, green bean casserole,...

Cranberries, stuffing, green bean casserole, pumpkin pie and pumpkin flavored coffee!!
Forum: Chit Chat 06-29-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,804
Posted By MarthaK
Summer heat sends me headlong into Christmas. I...

Summer heat sends me headlong into Christmas. I play Christmas music all the time, work on the display items for the coming season, etc. The best part is getting the autumn catalogs in the mail! ...
Forum: Christmas Newswire 06-14-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By MarthaK
I think the downturn in the displays we're used...

I think the downturn in the displays we're used to seeing could be due in part to those residents getting older and losing the ability to do outlandish displays. At least, that's what I've noticed in...
Forum: Hall of Fame 11-13-2009, 09:23 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,420
Posted By MarthaK
I was a little late getting back to my ornie...

I was a little late getting back to my ornie partner due to the flu, but we're all set now. I can't wait to go shopping for something special!
Forum: Christmas Together 11-03-2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,380
Posted By MarthaK
I start scheming in late summer, when the...

I start scheming in late summer, when the wireframe and Christmas lighting companies have their off-season sales. I have been known to hide from the heat and watch Christmas movies.

Columbus Day...
Forum: Chit Chat 11-03-2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,835
Posted By MarthaK
I've had the lighted garland and wreath over the...

I've had the lighted garland and wreath over the fireplace and the small artificial tree up for two weeks now.
Last Saturday, Halloween, I was supposed to start setting up the outdoor display, but...
Forum: Hall of Fame 11-03-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,420
Posted By MarthaK
I signed up after getting Jeff's email about the...

I signed up after getting Jeff's email about the approaching deadline. But I don't see my name listed and I don't have any information by PM either. If I didn't sign up in time, it's no biggie, but...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-29-2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By MarthaK
My number one favorite would be the traditional...

My number one favorite would be the traditional green bean casserole made with cream of mushroom soup and fried onions.

I also love cranberries, eggnog and pecan pie. But nothing really tops a...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-29-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By MarthaK
Me and only me. I live alone. The BF does give...

Me and only me. I live alone. The BF does give his artistic opinion though, and has helped in the past with the star that is mounted pretty darn high.
Forum: Christmas Together 10-29-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,879
Posted By MarthaK
There are a number of Christmas songs that bring...

There are a number of Christmas songs that bring back specific memories that would rank among my favorites like
* Elton John's Step into Christmas which takes me back to high school,
* David...
Forum: Chit Chat 10-26-2009, 06:57 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 13,531
Posted By MarthaK
I have Yankee Candle's Autumn Leaves in plug-ins...

I have Yankee Candle's Autumn Leaves in plug-ins around the house, and I'm burning Pumpkin Spice and the new Be Thankful candles.
Forum: Chit Chat 10-26-2009, 06:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 832
Posted By MarthaK
OK, I give up. Posting a picture of my dog in...

OK, I give up. Posting a picture of my dog in his Christmas collar just can't out cute that!
Forum: Christmas Together 10-26-2009, 06:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,098
Posted By MarthaK
I have 5 presents in house, ideas for 4 others,...

I have 5 presents in house, ideas for 4 others, and simply no clue what I will get for the last 3.
Forum: Christmas Together 10-26-2009, 06:45 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,998
Posted By MarthaK
I watched Christmas with the Kranks and Deck the...

I watched Christmas with the Kranks and Deck the Halls last month.
This month I watched:
White Christmas
Little Women
Christmas in Connectcuit
The Santa Clause 1&2
The Bishop's Wife

This...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-20-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By MarthaK
I have used several varieties of LEDs outside for...

I have used several varieties of LEDs outside for a couple of seasons now.
My largest are the C-6/7 size. They are bright and intense...especially if you have a single color string.

I had one...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-19-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,998
Posted By MarthaK
Last weekend I watched White Christmas and...

Last weekend I watched White Christmas and Christmas Vacation.
I'm looking forward to next weekend when I bake fruitcake, I always watch Little Women while baking...it just fits.
Forum: Christmas Together 10-19-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,587
Posted By MarthaK
I love the smell of wood fires, the blossoms on...

I love the smell of wood fires, the blossoms on my holly bushes, juniper, clove, cardamom, freshly baked, citrus, Ball's turkey seasoning, and a steaming pot of Russian Tea (punch).
Forum: Fun & Games 07-22-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1,502
Views: 32,409
Posted By MarthaK
Mounds candy bar M or R

Mounds candy bar

M or R
Forum: Fun & Games 07-22-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 7,013
Views: 145,110
Posted By MarthaK
Yes! I don't use it as often as I should, but I...

Yes! I don't use it as often as I should, but I wouldn't part with it for the world.


DYO a pair of nocking pliers?
Forum: Chit Chat 07-22-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,408
Posted By MarthaK
Least favorite for me would be the organ...

Least favorite for me would be the organ meats...beef liver...chicken livers...

As for favorites, I have so many. Anything Christmas .... turkey will all the trimmings, a buffet of pies, even a...
Forum: Chit Chat 07-22-2009, 11:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,996
Posted By MarthaK
I'm back as much as I can be, but I continue to...

I'm back as much as I can be, but I continue to have multiple javascript error messages pop up every time I open a page here (too many Java Virtual Machines running at once). This has been a problem...
Forum: Home & Family 10-20-2008, 10:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,807
Posted By MarthaK
I have two dogs and a cat at home, so I'm not...

I have two dogs and a cat at home, so I'm not worried about "overpowering" scents. Even though I vacuum and clean daily, I can always use a little extra help.

I keep hot oil plug ins, gel plug...
Forum: Thanksgiving 10-15-2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,430
Posted By MarthaK
I will be spending the day with my folks who live...

I will be spending the day with my folks who live 20 minutes away.

My step sister and I share in bringing side dishes and desserts to take the pressure off our folks. Dad does the turkey and mom...
Forum: Thanksgiving 10-15-2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 699
Posted By MarthaK
Dressing, candied sweet potatoes and green bean...

Dressing, candied sweet potatoes and green bean casserole! The green bean casserole is a most-have in my family and I'm in charge of making the quadruple batch which takes up the entire oven in 4...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-15-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 919
Posted By MarthaK
Have a happy forum anniversary kelly ann!

Have a happy forum anniversary kelly ann!
Forum: Home & Family 10-15-2008, 08:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,096
Posted By MarthaK
I "dress up" in Christmas PJs on Christmas Eve. ...

I "dress up" in Christmas PJs on Christmas Eve.
When I head out to be with family on Christmas Day I do dressy/comfortable. You can't beat microsuede and stretch velour!
I have to be comfortable...
Forum: Christmas Together 10-15-2008, 08:40 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 10,281
Posted By MarthaK
I filled up the sleigh last night for $2.69 a...

I filled up the sleigh last night for $2.69 a gallon. For a while there I was hurtin for some flying reindeer!
Forum: Christmas Together 10-15-2008, 08:36 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,821
Posted By MarthaK
During the work week I'm up at 4:30 a.m. and I go...

During the work week I'm up at 4:30 a.m. and I go to bed around 10:30 p.m.

On Christmas morning I still wake up early, but I roll over and snuggle under the covers for as long as I can savor that...
Forum: Christmas Controversy & Opinion 10-14-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By MarthaK
City Receives Early Christmas Present In Legal Victory Over Anti-Religious Group

Liberty Counsel
NEWS RELEASE
Contact: PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT - 800-671-1776

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 8, 2008

City Receives Early Christmas Present In Legal Victory Over...
Forum: Chit Chat 10-06-2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,673
Posted By MarthaK
I never played any sports in school. Today...

I never played any sports in school.
Today though, I enjoy participating in fly fishing, archery & kayaking/canoeing. I am also starting to train for my first 5K. That's not very far, but for...
Forum: Christmas Controversy & Opinion 10-06-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By MarthaK
Get Your Buttons for Christmas Shopping!

I just remembered this group which will be selling buttons again this year that read "It's OK to wish me a Merry Christmas."

Here is a link to the group's website. LINK DELETED

I'm placing my...
Forum: Home & Family 09-10-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,103
Posted By MarthaK
I wish we had one here! The two closest...

I wish we had one here!
The two closest stores are 4 hours away from me. My area is just beyond the outer range of the company's distribution system. :((
Forum: Chit Chat 09-10-2008, 11:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,215
Posted By MarthaK
I will start decorating in my quiet little "happy...

I will start decorating in my quiet little "happy corner" of the house in October. The outdoor display goes up right after Halloween. That puts me in a time crunch but I don't want anything...
Forum: Hall of Fame 09-08-2008, 06:19 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 324,717
Posted By MarthaK
The approaching season reminds me of the really...

The approaching season reminds me of the really good sledding hill when I was a kid.
Right after a fresh snowfall the sledding is slower but you keep at it and the sledding gets faster and faster...
Forum: Fun & Games 09-08-2008, 05:53 AM
Replies: 5,483
Views: 124,016
Posted By MarthaK
mascara

mascara
Forum: Chit Chat 09-08-2008, 05:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,411
Posted By MarthaK
Definately Christmas! Compared to the other two...

Definately Christmas! Compared to the other two holidays, the time and money spent on it is more on par with maintaining a vacation home.
Forum: Fun & Games 09-05-2008, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5,483
Views: 124,016
Posted By MarthaK
Rockefeller Center

Rockefeller Center
Forum: Fun & Games 09-05-2008, 09:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,779
Posted By MarthaK
I'm Cupid! How appropriate, since I'm an...

I'm Cupid!
How appropriate, since I'm an archery nut as well and I know the quiz didn't even consider that.
Forum: Christmas Together 09-05-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,427
Posted By MarthaK
Hey wait! Don't you all eat mint jelly with lamb?

Hey wait! Don't you all eat mint jelly with lamb?
Forum: Christmas Together 09-05-2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,427
Posted By MarthaK
You are right JOHNOR, it doesn't look right. ...

You are right JOHNOR, it doesn't look right. Whoever served it should have either mashed it up with a fork (in the case of whole cranberry sauce) or sliced it (in the case of jellied cranberry...
Forum: Christmas Together 09-05-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,427
Posted By MarthaK
Molded Jello salads are a favorite, light side...

Molded Jello salads are a favorite, light side dish/dessert idea for large gatherings. That's what Aunt Bethany brings to the family dinner.

Most of this comes from the marketing departments and...
Forum: Chit Chat 09-05-2008, 08:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,902
Posted By MarthaK
My favorite is Christmas Eve, late in the evening...

My favorite is Christmas Eve, late in the evening when everyone is home, most of the houses are lit inside and out and the neighborhood is totally quiet. I like to spend a little time outside on...
Forum: Chit Chat 09-04-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,062
Posted By MarthaK
Fredericksburg, Virginia was the hometown of...

Fredericksburg, Virginia was the hometown of George Washington.

It was the sight of more Civil War battles than any other region in the nation.
The Battle of Fredericksburg, The Wilderness,...
Forum: Christmas Together 09-03-2008, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By MarthaK
Have a very Merry Birthday!!

Have a very Merry Birthday!!
Forum: Chit Chat 09-03-2008, 08:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 901
Posted By MarthaK
I follow: the Redskins & the Kentucky Wildcats....

I follow: the Redskins & the Kentucky Wildcats.
I like NASCAR, but don't follow it too closely. My drivers are Ricky Rudd, Dale Jr. and Carl Edwards, and Gibbs Racing.

My personal sports are...
Forum: Home & Family 09-03-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,556
Posted By MarthaK
I now have the nativity scene that my grandmother...

I now have the nativity scene that my grandmother bought for my parents when they were first married. It's a paper mache set from Woolworth's, back when the "junk" was made in Japan, but a very nice...
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