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Old October 14th, 2011, 07:41 AM
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Morning Mates,
I knew all that cloud yesterday was up to no good! It is raining heavily today, but up to 14C or 57F, quite mild for mid Oct.

Yesterday my boss and I shopped till we dropped, 2 hours in Wal Mart and another hour in the Dollar Store, filled up both our cars with stuff! Then we went out for a much deserved BBQ chicken lunch! Got a call from my co-worker who was at the hospital awaiting tests for suspected appendicitis, so my boss ended up coming to work with me all afternoon. What a day!
Today I have to go to the new program site and unload all that stuff out of my car...in the rain...

Kuki, it was great to see you posting yesterday, but I'm sorry your mom has not been well.
Sounds like she is one "tough old bird" to defeat the odds once again. Hope she is resting comfortably at home.

So, what's everybody got planned for the weekend? I'm hoping to get out and photograph some of the spectacular fall colour. Living in the country makes for a beautiful drive to and from work, some of the areas are so beautiful.
Will share if I get some good shots....

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Old October 14th, 2011, 08:23 AM
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Good Morning R/D and all who follow!

The sun is out and the high predicted for today is 71 which should make it one of the year's "top ten" days. I certainly hope it is as today I'm hosting a big BBQ cook-out for the seniors at the Apartments I used to manage. I have to get crackin' as I've a lot of set up to do this morning and it starts at Noon so this will be short and sweet.

I too so hope Kuki's mom continues her recovery and that it now appears Moraine will get to go on her cruise next year!

Well sportsfans, hope everyone has a wonderful TGIF run-up to the weekend. Sunday, I leave for Myrtle Beach with my niece DeAnna and her husband, Lucky. Tomorrow I'll be getting to see Fran's and my two best friends and their dog "Happy Dog," as they'll be in town. Can't wait!

Don't forget to post plenty of pictures R/D!

Prayers and a request for Blessings continue.
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Old October 14th, 2011, 09:28 AM
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Good Morning CruiseMates, It is sunny and cool here in beautiful Lakeland Florida. I have been here trying to fix a computer that won't boot up. I have run every test in the system. It just won't pinpoint the problem. I may have to give in and take it to a repair shop. It is really frustrating as I need the second computer to work.
RD it sems like you have been very busy. I read every day and all you dowould wear me out.
Todd that bbq sounds fun, I am a senior can I come? Have fun at Myrtle Beach. That is a great place to visit.
Kuki, I was unaware that your Mother was ill. I am so sorry to hear that news. I am glad that she is recovering. Prayers from here of course.
Time to get back to my ailing computer. Have a wonderful day everyone.

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Old October 14th, 2011, 09:38 AM
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Morning all. Having my quiet time now. Got the kid off to school. Today is 70s day for spirit week. She's dressed in her outfit. Today is also her 18th birthday. The time has flown. I got up early to give her some of her gifts. It's also homecoming. Her dad will go to the game tonight to watch the halftime show. She is in the flag line. I won't be able to go as I'll be home with dad. That kind of crowd would put him over the edge. I'll get to see video later, I hope.

RD, can't wait for the pics.

Todd, enjoy lunch, but please don't overdo it. I worry that you push yourself too hard.

Laura, I hope you figure out what the problem is with the computer.

Have a good day all.
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Old October 14th, 2011, 09:48 AM
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Hi Kids,
Muggy, showery, and not a typical, mid October day here, nor is the foliage. Usually, we are peak this week, but not this year.

Today is Lucy Friday...she came over yesterday, to get her costume, and the smiles, & hugs I got, made my day.

Last night, dinner with my pals, was so much fun... slipping back in time, gossip,and good food.

Todd have fun going south...Make it a good one
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Old October 14th, 2011, 10:37 AM
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Morning from the Pacific Northwest.........just plain old fall weather here........maybe upper 50's.........

Not much happening.......

Y'all have a good day.........




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We got some heavy rain last night, expecting more of the same today and tonight, leaves really started to turn this week, hope the rain doesn't knock them all off of the trees. This is the last "official" camping weekend, boo hoo, having a little birthday celebration for me with all of our camping friends on saturday night.
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Hi mates

We have had some rain this morning and now we are having sunshine.
I took my son for a nice lobster lunch and gave him a nice present.
Now I will have to move some boxes that the DW has packed. It's hard to believe that we will be moving to Florida in two weeks.

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We just returned from baby sitting .

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