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#396295 Jun 30th, 2017 at 08:39 PM
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Happy July all!


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Good morning. Happy July. I think I will get a few thing accomplished around here today.
I hope everyone has a great gay.


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Canada Day here...and pouring rain.

My Aunt's DD was supposed to get married on the beach today...they were lucky enough to be able to hire a room at the reception venue as a replacement ceremony space. No kids allowed at the venue though(a posh country club) so I am staying home with the kid's. There are a lot of people not attending though because of the 'no kids' rule.

I'd rather stay home anyway.


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Happy Canada Day, Sunny. Sorry for the rain.

Tina, I hope you get your projects accomplished.

We are having a nice & dry day here....


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Going to sleep. g'nite to you all !!!


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Good night. I am tired and did very little today. Sweet dreams all.


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Hi all. Still raining....we had to turn on the electric heat this morning touched


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Sorry for the need fr heat today, Sunny. and very sorry for all the rain.....

I did not sleep much last night---I am thinking it will be a LONG day.
I wish you all a good day.


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Good morning. I am late waking today. I am very glad I don't have anything I must do today. I didn't sleep well last night. (like Carol) And I am going to be tired all day.


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wow Tina, we need to figure out what is going on & fix it..(I am going with the "two heads are better than one" theory here)


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Guess we all had no sleep last night....but I'm blaming it on a 2 year old who needed his crib lol

It has been a long day...I'll be glad for Monday.


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It's warm here. But it is to get hot and steamy later in the week. Not looking forward to that much.


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ah we had that problem with Ian during the week Emily was here for my MIL's funeral....I did not know who to feel more sorry for..her or Ian.... The girls & henry were used to sleeping here, they had what was familiar beds for them here.

Well I made Rod a dessert so he would have a treat tomorrow when he was home alone--As I am going to be gone spending the day with my cousin again--YAY for days out.

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Hope you have a lot of fun, Carol. Sweet dreams to you.


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Have fun Junie.

Tina....the humidity that comes with the heat is just awful, I do hope you can keep your house cooled down.

More thunderstorms for today. I wish Mother nature would settle down for a bit....I need to go wild strawberry picking this week.


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Good morning. I slept pretty well. I will go out and shop and bank this morning. I could have done it on Friday, but heh, I didn't want to.
It is still a dry heat so my cooler is still working for now. If it becomes more humid the cooler is less effective.
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WE had & are still having a day, sunny "warm" day today. I think it was supposed to get to 92*F here today.

Rod is out cutting grass as I type.


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Going to sleep now---sweet dreams to you all and I wish everyone a wonderful 4th of July !!!


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Happy 4th of July to all of you.

We are supposed to get a few dry days. Today I will sand and prep the front step for painting...then later I am going wild strawberry picking. The preserving for Winter will begin grin


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YAY for Dry days and for strawberry picking !! Especially YAY for summer freshness in a jar !!!!

I will have a quiet day here.....nothing is planned out of the usual.


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Good morning.
Happy Fourth of July!


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Yes, I forgot to say--Happy Independence Day to everyone.


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Well the step is painted, the berries are picked...and the jam is made. It was a productive day.


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That is wonderful, Sunny. How many pints of berry jam is made?


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13 bottles of the 1 cup size preserve canners....my back will feel it in the morning.


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Ouch, so would mine.


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wow good for you !! (well good for your DH & GG) that is a fair amount of preserves.

I am regulated to watching fireworks on TV---so sad really...


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so, now that I have complained, I must tell you all--the neighbors down the road from me, apparently bought a LOT of nicer fireworks for their children. and I just finished watching about 20 minutes of the last part of the fireworks display, from my porch, that they put on for the kids---it was very nice, and NO mosquitoes were there to help me "observe" either...so double YAY

bad news ?? the people across the road for me have twin babies..and they had to put the kids in the car & go drive around so the babies could sleep & not have their ear drums messed with. All is quiet now...thank goodness.


I hope that everyone had a wonderful 4th, and there everyone enjoyed their various celebrations.

I am soon headed to bed.


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Sweet dreams all. I am off to bed soon.


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Good morning. I am screwed up what day it is. Holidays do that to me.
I hope everyone has a wonderful Wednesday.


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Good morning ! coffee

I was looking at my calendar last night and I realized that my Mom has a Drs. appt. this afternoon. AND I play chauffeur, so my day just got re-organized.
Still no rain on the horizon...ya gotta wonder about weather forecasters sometimes.


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well it poured rain for about 10 minutes here----hopefully my tomato plant pots will be happy.

I am soon off to bed. sweet Dreams to you all.


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I'll be leaving my cooler on the next few night's We are getting some humidity that makes it harder for a swamp cooler to work well.
I am not sure how long this heatwave is going to last. The last one stayed around almost twice as long as called for.
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Hi all.

I had family home for a visit from another province yesterday and GG had a doc appt for a check up. Today Grandboy has a yearly pediatrician appt in town...we have to finish the shopping for his birthday party as well. He'll be 2 already on Sunday.

Have a good one.


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Well, I like Company, but I hope it was not too much work & stress on you.

WOW !! 2 years old already...my how time does fly !!

Tina, I have just finished watching the weather on the Today Show. It sounds as if you are really in for a strong heat-wave. Stay cool & safe.

WE finally got rain last night---we got an inch---my plants are happy indeed !


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Good morning.
Yes, We are to get evil weather. Not pretty at all.
I am going to go out so I have what I may need for a few days to conquer it all.
Have a wonderful time, Sunny.


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I think going out now is a wise decision, Tina---good for you.

It was a sunny day today....so no more rain on the horizon it seems.


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ALL Dishes washed, and DH's lunch made----I am soon off to bed. sweet dreams to everyone. !!


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I never did go out today so it's on my agenda tomorrow.
Sweet dreams all.


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Good morning !
Boy is it hot outdoors.....I have errands to do today--good think the car has A/C


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