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  • greyhound
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    Its actually been cold here in Houston this week. <img src='style_emoticons//smile.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’smile.gif’ /> I like cold and rainy days. <img src='style_emoticons//smile.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’smile.gif’ /> However, I'm NOT fond of wind. <img src='style_emoticons//sad.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’sad.gif’ />

    katita
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    Well we finally had a dusting of snow and rain and wind and cold today…I guess Winter showed up for a short time…it all stopped as suddenly as it started so no accumulation at all…

    klassicguy1
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    Sleet and snow in Chicago, but no accumulation….winter is here, finally!

    katita
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    My heart goes out to all you Europeans tonight. I hope everyone we know on this site and their family and friends are safe tonight. I just read some terrible weather reports including the death of a 2 year old child in London who died when bricks from a building hit him. The winds are hurricane force in parts of Europe.

    Best of luck and great care to all of you. <img src='style_emoticons//smile.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’smile.gif’ />

    KK
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    It's been snowing here all day! The snow will continue through Monday.
    Thursday I went to the store to buy all sorts of goodies in case we get snowed
    under <img src='style_emoticons//biggrin.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’biggrin.gif’ />

    VEGAS LADY
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    Hi kk…. <img src='style_emoticons//smile.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’smile.gif’ />

    I am just the same. I only have to hear the word SNOW and I am off to the supermarket to stock up. The compulsion is so strong I think I must have been a settler in another life…. <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ />

    Margaret

    katita
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    Hi KK, Hi Margaret <img src='style_emoticons//smile.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’smile.gif’ />
    I'm just the opposite. I took the opportunity of a lousy day to clean out my pantry and kitchen cabinets. I got rid all the old cans and stuff that's been in there for who remembers how long <img src='style_emoticons//biggrin.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’biggrin.gif’ /> Now when I open the pantry I can see what's in there and there's room! <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ />

    Glad you're all “stocked up” and home safe.

    Katita

    VEGAS LADY
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    Hi Katita

    Don't those old cans linger on. When we had a terrorist chemical alert I stocked up all the cabinets with tinned food….we were still working our way through it a year later…. <img src='style_emoticons//ohmy.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’ohmy.gif’ /> well you never know do you… <!–emo&<_<img src='style_emoticons//dry.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’dry.gif’ /> they could have come in handy.

    Margaret……. <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ />

    katita
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    That's so true – I even said to my husband as we were packing up the stuff – now we'll get a blizzard and won't be able to get out of the house for weeks!

    Actually, it's nice to finally see what was in there – you forget ya know? So far in New Jersey we had a dusting of snow that melted away quickly and one really chilly day. No winter for us, I guess it's in New Mexico and Europe! Right now it's sunny and a little cold, not freezing just cold.

    I received a new curio cabinet for Christmas so I've been busy rearranging all my solids. I had really stuffed the one cabinet I had so it was time. Cold and crappy weather is good for working in the house.

    Today is my wedding anniversary (17 years) so I'm not cooking or cleaning – that's celebration enough for me! It's a champagne day! Enjoy everyone!

    Katita

    SINNETT
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    Well it's here

    The snow that is.

    It started yesterday evening and it looks like another day for us. <img src='style_emoticons//mad.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’mad.gif’ />

    Oh no it's not normal here, January is usually bright and sunny, but the weather seems to be in parallel with my life at the moment.

    Having spent all weekend with our neighbours and friends moving all our worldly goods out of what's left of the barn, we thought it was time for a couple of “quiet” days!!!!!!!!!

    Well instead our technical adviser arrived yestreday to finish the foundations this morning – pouring twelve tons of concrete in this weather wasn't funny.
    But also yesterday afternoon I went to my freezer and could have cried. <img src='style_emoticons//sad.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’sad.gif’ />
    I had obviously not closed the door properly last time and it looks like the Ice Age just arrived.

    It took the best part of four hours with a wooden spoon and ice pick to get it cleaned up. <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ />

    So we had a nice meal last night and at two this morning the electricity went. <img src='style_emoticons//blink.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’blink.gif’ /> <img src='style_emoticons//huh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’huh.gif’ /> <img src='style_emoticons//ph34r.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’ph34r.gif’ />

    Well the combination of snow, half a barn, no heating or cooking facilities for twelve hours – what's next????????????????

    We'll probably wake up to find that we live on top of an extinct volcano which has just woken up – AND WE'RE TO BLAME FOR GLOBAL WARMING – arghhhhhhhhh

    Katita – hope you had a great anniversary, you just reminded me we have a couple of bottles of bubbly stashed away – I'm feeling better already <img src='style_emoticons//rolleyes.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’rolleyes.gif’ /> <img src='style_emoticons//tongue.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’tongue.gif’ /> <img src='style_emoticons//wink.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’wink.gif’ />

    katita
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    Alright Caroline, you have won first prize in the “what could happen next?” award category. On the up side, everyone that could've happened, happened so now you should drink champagne and not worry. <img src='style_emoticons//biggrin.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’biggrin.gif’ />

    Hope everything comes together soon. Best to you.

    VEGAS LADY
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    Hi Caroline,

    I think you deserve a medal just for being you. Perhaps a tap on the shoulder with a sword from the Queen.

    ARISE, LADY CAROLINE…… <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ /> <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ />

    Margaret

    katita
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    The snow has finally come to New Jersey! I thought it would never get here <img src='style_emoticons//laugh.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’laugh.gif’ /> There's not much of it but enough to cover the trees and shrubs and make them glisten in the sun.

    Petals
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    Well, I finally discovered where you first mentioned your Anniversary Katita! Just shows how I need
    to catch up on all the posts! Like you, I use lousy weather to clean and clear!

    Margaret, I don't think a tap on the shoulder with a sword for Caroline would be a good idea.
    With Caroline's luck, it would be ''off with her head!''

    Re the ice, I would have just boiled some hot water and steamed it or……..poured the hot water over the ice. Maybe that would have caused problems??

    I think Margaret and I will pay you a visit………….once the nice weather arrives!

    <img src='style_emoticons//ohmy.gif’ border=’0′ style=’vertical-align:middle’ alt=’ohmy.gif’ />

    kasi
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    Ok you girls and guys can keep your snow.

    I don't want it….give me another day like yesterday……60 degree weather, bright and sunny with no rain in sight….In my mind that is perfect.

    Snow is pretty to look at on the TV in far away lands, but not in Houston. Please just give me my nice warm sun

    Kasi

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