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 Archives > Hall of Fame » Christmas Countdown - 2013

My Merry Christmas Announcement

Hall of Fame Over the years we have had many memorable discussions and events. Archived here are closed discussions we like to look back on from Christmas past.


  Log-in
  Register



















» Stats
Members: 10,086
Threads: 53,912
Posts: 624,404
Top Poster: xmas365 (164,784)
Welcome to our newest member, CharlieTheElf
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #16941  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:17 PM
Seawaters's Avatar
Seawaters Seawaters is offline
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: California
Posts: 111,990
Blog Entries: 3
Thanks: 98,037
Thanked 72,622 Times in 12,680 Posts
Seawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
That reminds me of the made-for-TV (I think) movie, Christmas Snow, starring a very young Melissa Joan Hart, Katherine Helmond, and Sid Caesar. It was a very cute movie described as follows: "When her mean-spirited, old landlord goes missing during a blizzard on Christmas Eve, Mrs. Mutterance and her children set out to search for him. Upon his rescue, he has a new view on life." I love all the malapropisms from Mrs. Mutterance (and she does mutter a lot!). You can buy it for $4.77, and it ships for free (Prime). I had NEVER heard it thunder during a snowstorm when I was a kid, so this movie seemed so odd to me because of the snow thunder and lightning!


Originally Posted by Christmasstar View Post
on its way SW!
I have not heard thunder snow for a number of years either, we had lightening too
__________________
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to Seawaters For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)


  #16942  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:18 PM
merrymistletoe's Avatar
merrymistletoe merrymistletoe is offline
Christmas Deity

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: south carolina
Posts: 24,548
Blog Entries: 2
Thanks: 22,395
Thanked 12,459 Times in 1,595 Posts
merrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemen
Originally Posted by Christmasstar View Post
Happy Birthday to your mom!

Yes, work can be a pain, so I can see why you now have less! Love your positive attitude!
I will tell my Mama when I call her w/ Snow's message! thanks Star!

Made, I'm so relieved to hear about your Mom. Now that is a blessing from God right there! clot broke down & didn't do the harm it could have. I hope the meds work well for her. I also hope she can find another Neuro to go to, 1 she likes.
__________________
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to merrymistletoe For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), made582 (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16943  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:20 PM
Seawaters's Avatar
Seawaters Seawaters is offline
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: California
Posts: 111,990
Blog Entries: 3
Thanks: 98,037
Thanked 72,622 Times in 12,680 Posts
Seawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintSeawaters leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
LOL, I must have forgotten because of that last wine I had! Thank the mailman for me!


Originally Posted by merrymistletoe View Post
...

Girl, I already told you....the mailman said it was on the house, said they were going that way anyway.

__________________

Last edited by MerryCarey; 04-25-2013 at 07:18 PM. Reason: Fixed quote coding : )
The Following 8 Users Say Thank You to Seawaters For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), whitney37354 (04-26-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16944  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:24 PM
merrymistletoe's Avatar
merrymistletoe merrymistletoe is offline
Christmas Deity

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: south carolina
Posts: 24,548
Blog Entries: 2
Thanks: 22,395
Thanked 12,459 Times in 1,595 Posts
merrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemen
[QUOTE=Seawaters;518465]LOL, I must have forgotten because of that last wine I had! Thank the mailman for me!


Originally Posted by merrymistletoe View Post
...

Girl, I already told you....the mailman said it was on the house, said they were going that way anyway.


QUOTE]
Or it could be the several glasses me & the mailman had! bahahahah! check my post on previous page about ur bat problem. love ya' gilry!
__________________
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to merrymistletoe For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), whitney37354 (04-26-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16945  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:38 PM
Christmasstar's Avatar
Christmasstar Christmasstar is online now
Leader of the Heavenly Host

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada eh!
Posts: 127,338
Thanks: 108,121
Thanked 80,432 Times in 13,310 Posts
Christmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintChristmasstar leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
__________________
The Following 10 Users Say Thank You to Christmasstar For This Useful Post:
Bradmac (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), made582 (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), Seawaters (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), whitney37354 (04-26-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16946  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:46 PM
made582's Avatar
made582 made582 is offline
MMC's Ambassador to the North Pole


Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 147,956
Blog Entries: 7
Thanks: 101,078
Thanked 160,671 Times in 30,595 Posts
made582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by Christmasstar View Post
__________________

Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love. ~George Eliot
Don't forget to listen to the Greasy Skillet Saturday nights 8 to 10pm EST
Leader of the get Steven Colbert to keep Lovemas tradition movement!!!
Stay Safe and Hurry Back Dawg!!!!
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to made582 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16947  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:47 PM
made582's Avatar
made582 made582 is offline
MMC's Ambassador to the North Pole


Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 147,956
Blog Entries: 7
Thanks: 101,078
Thanked 160,671 Times in 30,595 Posts
made582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintmade582 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Well I have caught up on all of the posts. I was just to tired to reply to all of them though. So know that I'm praying for all of you.


Goodnight Everyone!!!!!!!
__________________

Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love. ~George Eliot
Don't forget to listen to the Greasy Skillet Saturday nights 8 to 10pm EST
Leader of the get Steven Colbert to keep Lovemas tradition movement!!!
Stay Safe and Hurry Back Dawg!!!!
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to made582 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-25-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16948  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:51 PM
snowflake22's Avatar
snowflake22 snowflake22 is online now
*Harlowe's Mom*

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Posts: 161,070
Thanks: 135,609
Thanked 102,789 Times in 18,404 Posts
snowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by Seawaters View Post
News from our house. I went to the door to open it and get a package. I happened to glance down at the floor, and in the corner there was a dead bat. We have no idea how it got there, but we have a STRONG feeling that the cat brought it in as a gift to us. She has been known to do that in years past, each time the animal control officer telling us that the cat probably did not actually "catch" the bats but probably found it. Right about the fifth time, animal control accepted the fact that our cat probably DID catch the bats. She had a habit of somehow getting onto our roof, and we think she swatted them and "caught" them after she stunned them. Anyway, the officer today did not even look at the bat (Hubby had put it into the trash can out back) and said the trash was the best place for it. Since we have had cases of West Nile virus in our area each year for several years, I am always cautious, especially because of the deaths of several people with West Nile virus and the death of a young man (a 20-something "kid") from the bite of a rabid bat; and I take the threat of bats very seriously. Also, after having gone through chemo and radiation within the past several months, I am cautious of ANY illness or threat of germs and/or viruses due to my lowered immune system. I was inside the house working on my stuff and the officer left without the bat. He had told Hubby that the county was "out of money" and could not afford the testing ($50) that would need to be done to find out about the bat. I explained to Hubby about my concerns and told him I would pay the $50 to give myself peace of mind. I called the officer and told him I wanted the bat tested, period. He came back to get the bat and tried to tell me that the virus of a rabid bat (normally) dies almost immediately upon contact with air. I checked online and found out that the virus can still be alive inside the bat and in his/her saliva. I did not want to take any chances whatsoever! I wonder what the officer would have done if he had small children and had found a bat in his house. Would he want it tested? I think he would, actually! One of the things that got me, I think, was his attitude, what I call the "Now, now, little lady" attitude. I was ticked off, especially since he put on gloves to pick up the bat after having told us there was nothing to be afraid of, that any virus would have already been dead!!! Anyway, I have to calm down. Do you think I am overreacting?
No, not at all!! I think you did the smart & safe thing. Good thinking on your part! I hate when someone is condescending like that...grr!!






Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to snowflake22 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-26-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), merrymistletoe (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16949  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:52 PM
merrymistletoe's Avatar
merrymistletoe merrymistletoe is offline
Christmas Deity

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: south carolina
Posts: 24,548
Blog Entries: 2
Thanks: 22,395
Thanked 12,459 Times in 1,595 Posts
merrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemenmerrymistletoe could be one of the Wisemen
Originally Posted by christmasstar View Post
now that's funny, i don't care who ya' are! Good belly laugh!
__________________
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to merrymistletoe For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-26-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), snowflake22 (04-25-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), whitney37354 (04-26-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
  #16950  
Old 04-25-2013, 06:53 PM
snowflake22's Avatar
snowflake22 snowflake22 is online now
*Harlowe's Mom*

Last Achievements
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Posts: 161,070
Thanks: 135,609
Thanked 102,789 Times in 18,404 Posts
snowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saintsnowflake22 leaves the frosting on Santa's cookies, a real saint
Originally Posted by made582 View Post
Well I have caught up on all of the posts. I was just to tired to reply to all of them though. So know that I'm praying for all of you.


Goodnight Everyone!!!!!!!
Goodnight, made!! Sleep well, my friend.




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to snowflake22 For This Useful Post:
Christmasstar (04-26-2013), HomemakinGirl (04-25-2013), shellie12 (04-26-2013), sugar142286 (04-28-2013), xmas365 (04-25-2013)
 

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



Listen to the Merry Podcast NOW

Christmas Fans -- Ranking the Best of Christmas



2012 Founder's Award