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Holiday Greeting Cards – Do You Still Send Them?

Holiday Greeting Cards – Do You Still Send Them?

It’s the holidays for sure. Greeting cards are starting to arrive by post and I just love getting them! I love the ones where friends and family write short personal notes about things going on in their life. eCards and emails are convenient and all, and I do love getting those too, but there is just something about opening a card that can’t be compared to. My aunt beat everyone to the punch again this year. Her card always comes…

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No, I Didn’t Drown

No, I Didn’t Drown

Sorry about that… I didn’t post for a few days and let a couple of my giveaways go way over! Sorry, no I didn’t fall off the edge of the earth and I didn’t drown either although sometimes I feel like I’m drowning in work. So here’s what’s been going on… My baby turned 12 and it takes us almost a week to celebrate her birthday. It culminated with this humongous pumpkin shaped birthday cake that the celebrant decorated herself….

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The Health Care Reform

The Health Care Reform

It’s not a lie! Health Care Reform is sorely needed in this country. I posted a couple of articles on Amoores.com regarding my views on this. First is a simple and self serving wish. I won’t assume to know what everyone else needs but I do know what I need and would want for my family in terms of health care. It kind of baffles me that so many people are against the plan. But then, like I said, I…

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Get a Grip!

Get a Grip!

We had just dozed off to sleep when my daughter bursts into our room, in a panic. The washer and dryer, located just by her bedroom, she claimed had sprung a leak and water has spilled onto the floor. My husband jumps out of bed in a frenzy. This is all we need, another problem with the plumbing after we just fixed a thousand dollar problem with the main line. He comes back to bed after a few minutes and…

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Is it the Camera?

Is it the Camera?

My sweet sister gifted me with a new Canon Powershot digital camera for my birthday after my three year old Kodak finally reached its limit when my daughter dropped it after a fishing trip. Last week, which was my birthday too, we were testing out the camera in the backyard. Or rather, my kids were testing/playing with the camera. The photo I’ve posted here is one that they took of me, which they posted on facebook which my sister then…

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