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Old 01-29-2013, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
Good morning,

LC didn't want to go to his daycare today, he was about to cry when I left him there. The little ones there were going "come on LC" they wanted to play with him. I did some running around after that, I had to look at a camera since ours is taking such crappy pictures now. I stopped at KMart and all of their Christmas clearance was all gone. Oh well, it will be back in 8.5 months. The camera is something I will have to talk to my wife about, maybe we can put it on layaway. I have no energy today, I am supposed to be doing my laundry, and picking up.


Have a great day!!!
I'll keep LC in my thoughts, Xmas.

What kind of camera do you want?

Adrian wants a new one, too. Ours is on it's last leg. It's on the list! We also want a bike for me, tv for downstairs family room, and more shelving for the garage.
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Originally Posted by Christmasstar View Post
was just talking to my mom and she said anyone outside needs to be careful when walking as there are ice patches under the puddles. The temps are going up here and the rain might hang around all day so there will not be much snow left by tonight.
Stay safe & dry!!
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Originally Posted by snowflake22 View Post
My sister came to visit recently, and brought a Christmas tote of mine =]

This Santa has been in my family ever since I can remember. My Mom said she & Dad are ready to start downsizing, and asked us if there's anything that we wanted that had sentimental value...I asked her for this guy and she couldn't find him for a few years. I was ecstatic when she did!!

He brings back so many childhood Christmases.

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how wonderful! I love items that have so much memories attached to them.
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Originally Posted by Bradmac View Post
Neat!

I think instead of calling it metallic flake, I'll start calling it....

GLITTER!

And instead of a Firebird on the hood, we can do a Christmas Tree outline, or even better, a silhouette of Santa, his sleigh and the reindeer!

Who has a copy of Photoshop that can put that on a Camaro hood?!
I like that idea too!!!
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Old 01-29-2013, 10:23 AM
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Originally Posted by snowflake22 View Post
I love that commercial, too!!

Is there anything in particular that you've been looking for? I know you love Shiny Brite ornaments.

There's a gift shop & garden center here called Down To Earth that I first visited back in November when I was house hunting. It had so many neat vintage Christmas items! I know I'll go back again this year @ the beginning of the season. I can keep an eye out on things for you

I bought a few things. It's a really cool place!
I just keep an eye out for things that jog my memory, hence why my tree is covered in C7 lights and bubble lights. I don't remember too much of the ornaments, but I know my favorite one from my childhood I broke when I was 10-ish? It looked like these:


We also had some big wax covered ornaments that had Christmassy scenes all over them, they looked similar to this:

We never used them because they were so heavy on the tree.

It keeps me busy. One of the reasons I want to own a Christmas store.
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Originally Posted by snowflake22 View Post
I'll keep LC in my thoughts, Xmas.

What kind of camera do you want?

Adrian wants a new one, too. Ours is on it's last leg. It's on the list! We also want a bike for me, tv for downstairs family room, and more shelving for the garage.
Something inexpensive, I have my eye on the GE X400 15X zoom 14MP Digital Camera, I have read a lot of good reviews on it so it is just what we need for now.
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Old 01-29-2013, 10:31 AM
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
I just keep an eye out for things that jog my memory, hence why my tree is covered in C7 lights and bubble lights. I don't remember too much of the ornaments, but I know my favorite one from my childhood I broke when I was 10-ish? It looked like these:


We also had some big wax covered ornaments that had Christmassy scenes all over them, they looked similar to this:

We never used them because they were so heavy on the tree.

It keeps me busy. One of the reasons I want to own a Christmas store.
I love those ornaments, Xmas. Very beautiful!!

i'll let you know if I find some.

And I remember the waxy ones. So unique!

We had some similar to them, but they had a snowy, clear glittery finish. Mom also had some candles like that. I would love to find some one day!
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Old 01-29-2013, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
Everyone keep safe with that serious weather around today, I heard tornado warnings and severe t-storms are on the menu in Oklahoma, Arkansas, and so on.
Thanks! We've had some heavy thunder storms so far in my neck of the woods in Oklahoma, but nothing too bad yet. My wife gets very nervous as her house blew away during a record breaking tornado we had in May of '99 (before we were married). Anyway, since then, she keeps an eye on the weather.
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Hey Christmas family !!

Sneaking on here really fast...Does anyone know about the movie Hotel Transylvania ?? I thought it looked cute but if it is not worth it I don't want to rent it ...Any opinions ???

Thanks, Christmas family - See you later !! oxoxoxxoo
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Originally Posted by Ryan View Post
Thanks! We've had some heavy thunder storms so far in my neck of the woods in Oklahoma, but nothing too bad yet. My wife gets very nervous as her house blew away during a record breaking tornado we had in May of '99 (before we were married). Anyway, since then, she keeps an eye on the weather.
That must've been terrifying.

Thinking of you guys! Stay safe.
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