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Are You Social?

January 21st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Interesting

I just found the Are You Social? teeshirt. I have this blog, multiple email accounts and instant messaging, but last night I signed up for a Facebook account.  I already belonged to LinkedIn via Pete’s suggestion but I had resisted Facebook and MySpace. A number of our friends and family have accounts and so I […]

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Listography, Favorite Films

January 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Books, Interesting

Pete bought me a book called, “Listography” for my birthday. Basically, you create an autobiography by making lists.  I have found it challenging to think back on different times in my life to create the lists. Today I filled in my list of favorite films. This is what I came up with in no particular […]

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Germany & Austria

January 3rd, 2009 · No Comments · Interesting

Pete and I had an amazing time in Germany and Austria. Things got rather hectic upon our return to the states with the holidays and the passing of my grandfather. I thought I would post 12 of the 4200 photos we took while on our vacation.

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Munich, Germany

November 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Interesting

Pete and I are having a wonderful time in Munich. We arrived yesterday at 10:30am local time. We got no sleep on the plane, so we decided to just stay awake for 33 hours straight to get on a normal sleep patern. We have wandered around the Christmas market, eaten curry wurst and Dumpfnudel, and […]

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

October 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Interesting

The Good: Georgia beat LSU. Hopefully they beat Florida on Saturday. This might p.o. all my Texas friends, but I have been calling on the football Gods for Texas to lose. I bought tickets for Pete and I to go see Spamalot on Broadway this Sunday. My 13 month old nephew thinks I am the […]

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You Can Be Immortalized!

October 8th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Interesting

Neiman Marcus just came out with their over the top gifts for Christmas 2008. Given the current financial crisis, I just don’t think that I could justify a $60,000 life size sculpture of myself, made entirely of LEGOS. Although I think the look on my husband’s face would be priceless. This does not include shipping.

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Yankees vs. Orioles

August 11th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Interesting

I bought tickets for the Yankees versus the Orioles for my husband’s birthday gift. He loves the Orioles. He hates the Yankees but he wanted to see a game in the stadium since this is the last season for the stadium. The Yankees need the new stadium. I have not been in a more uncomfortable […]

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Gatlinburg, Tennessee

August 10th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Interesting

I spent the last week in Gatlinburg, Tennessee with my friend Nicole and her son. We stayed in an amazing cabin that Nicole arranged through Parkside Cabins.  The cabin was close to Arts and Crafts community in Gatlinburg and a few minutes from downtown Gatlinburg.  Gatlinburg is a tourist spot but I enjoyed the Aquarium, […]

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Catching Up

June 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments · Interesting

Things have been a little crazy around my neck of the woods. I have been spending time with my family and friends. I had some female health problems that after a visit with my new ob/gyn have been taken care of and I am recovering. Because of these problems the Project Baby timeline has moved […]

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Austin, Texas

June 1st, 2008 · 2 Comments · Interesting

The second phase of my vacation starts tomorrow. I am flying back to Austin, Texas to spend a week with friends and to enjoy all the old haunts! I can’t wait for barbecue and Mexican-Martinis!

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