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Entries from December 2008

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

December 25th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Well, that magical day has arrived, the day of Jesus’ birth.  Merry Christmas!! Hope everyone has a wonderful Christmas and New Year.  I won’t be posting for a few days while we enjoy our Disney World vacation soaking up some much needed sunshine! Until then, Peace on Earth, Good Will Towards Men! <><     [...]

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I Want Christmas Back

December 20th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I WANT CHRISTMAS BACK *Twas the month before Christmas* *When all through our land,* *Not a Christian was praying* *Nor taking a stand.* *See the PC Police had taken away,* *The reason for Christmas – no one could say.* *The children were told by their schools not to sing,* *About Shepherds and Wise Men and [...]

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Car Troubles?

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

It is something everyone dreads…the car needs repair.  For years, quality parts to repair your auto just were not available to the public.  Now you can get a high quality steering rack and a steering box online!  These used to only be available to dealers.  Now the home auto mechanic can save some big money by [...]

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Slow Cooker Warm Christmas Punch

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

SERVINGS: 8 METHOD: Slow Cooker TIME: Prep: 5 min. Cook: 2 hours Ingredients: 1 bottle (32 ounces) cranberry juice 1 can (32 ounces) pineapple juice 1/3 cup red-hot candies 1 cinnamon stick (3-1/2 inches) Additional cinnamon sticks, optional Directions: In a 3-qt. slow cooker, combine juices, red-hots and cinnamon stick. Cook on low for 2-5 [...]

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Lighting Fixtures

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

Since we are getting to the final stages of our attic addition, the paint colors have been chosen, and now it is time to choose our lighting fixtures.  Murray Feiss are some of my very favorite lighting fixtures.  I really enjoy choosing the items for the interior.  Fortunately, my husband couldn’t care less about the [...]

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Slow Cooker Cider Recipe

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

What better drink than some nice hot spiced cider for your guests for the holidays? It will give a wonderful Christmas smell to your home as well.  This is one I am going to do this weekend while I finish wrapping gifts. SERVINGS: 8 METHOD: Slow Cooker TIME: Prep: 5 min. Cook: 2 hours Ingredients: [...]

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Guys- lingerie is a great gift idea!

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

Who doesn’t enjoy getting some new sexy lingerie? If you know your special someone’s taste, lingerie is a wonderful gift option. It doesn’t have to be a nightie, but it could be some new bras and panties as well.  What about a cute pair of pajamas or a warm night gown.  What about a nice [...]

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Sandwich Generation Stress

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

You know how they always say once you leave home, you can never go back? I definitely know why now.  After being back with my mom, she drives us all crazy.  She wants to control EVERY SINGLE ASPECT of our lives. She treats me like I am 12 years old or something.  If it were [...]

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Tags: parenting · sandwich generation · stress

Acne Treatment

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

Have you ever wondered what the best acne treatments are? What if I told you there is a site that shows the best treatments with reviews on each of them?  A site with acne treatment reviews is a great way for people to see what works and what does not work. This site shows reviews on dozens [...]

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Another Giant Step for my Daughter

December 19th, 2008 · No Comments

You may remember some of my previous postings on my daughter’s learning needs, changing of schools this year, and holding her back in 2nd grade.  She began 2nd grade reading barely on a 1st grade level and unable to understand how to do an AR reading test.  She is now reading on a 2nd grade [...]

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Tags: Hickory Valley Christian School · education · family · learning differences · parenting · sensory integration dysfunction