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  1. It's Monday!

    by , 08-04-2008 at 11:42 AM (C@rol's Blog)
    "welcome to monday! itís the first day of the week once more, and we all have a new chance to start a new week in all the best ways possible! hereís hoping that youíre able to make your week spectacular!"
    Saying "Hello"
  2. Earth Calendar - Celebrate Everyday

    by , 08-04-2008 at 11:40 AM (C@rol's Blog)
    Earth Calendar - Click Here
    The Earth Calendar is a daybook of holidays and celebrations around the world.
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  3. The Low Cost of Hospitality

    by , 08-03-2008 at 02:10 PM
    Last night, I had an unexpected house guest...a friend of my cousin was coming through town, and had not pre-booked a hotel...she happened to land here during Caribana weekend (extremely busy!!), and there were not hotels available.

    I had never met this woman but she had been given my number in a `call her up if you run into trouble` she did!

    I explained that I live in a small one bedroom but offered her my bed for the night (she wound up sleeping on the ...
  4. Day #2 Porcupine Meatballs

    by , 08-03-2008 at 12:20 PM
    I made the Porcupine meatballs yesterday for lunch instead of dinner and they were delicious. I used 1.25 lbs of hamburger and it was too much. I should have used closer to 1lb. I will post the recipe. We had dinner at the hospital again, and the in-laws paid again. I had chicken strips, onion rings and a Dr. Pepper. Today is Sloppy Joes and we may end up having those for lunch. So far, so good.

    Dh's grandma is still not doing well. She definitely has pneumonia and may not ...
  5. 2008 State Sales Tax Holidays

    by , 08-03-2008 at 10:38 AM (C@rol's Blog)
    2008 State Sales Tax Holidays - Click Here
    Listing of some states dates for Sales Tax Holidays.
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