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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby tattoogoddess » Thu Dec 20, 2012 1:39 pm

snowed in with 12-14 inches of snow. took teddy out to let him jump in the snow that is taller then him. he is wore out. makes me smile:)
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Dec 20, 2012 1:50 pm

Dr. Pyro wrote:That looks like the balcony at the top of the ski lift at Banff/Lake Louise. Is it?


Hi Doc! It's actually at the top of the Palm Springs Tramway, at San Jacinto State Park. Yes, it's snowing up there.

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Tue Dec 25, 2012 9:54 pm

I'm so very happy for the people I'm blessed with to have in my life. Each one is special in their own way. <3
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:52 pm

These are sweet.

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Mon Dec 31, 2012 7:11 pm

Happy New Year everyone! I got a nice surprize today. My son come over and gave me two "special" gifts. :wink: I've decided not to brave the drunken idiots on the road tonight, stay home and watch movies and eat lots of snackies!
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby unjonharley » Mon Dec 31, 2012 7:24 pm

Happy NY. We get freezing fog for midnight.. Staying home with Rus -T- Nails (cat)
He just got into the nip.. So it may go down hill from here..
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Mon Dec 31, 2012 8:30 pm

Haha! Everyone's in the Catnip tonight! :D
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:08 pm

Lmao! Thanks for that yggy!
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Simon of the Playa » Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:38 pm

an auldy but a guty

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby canexplain » Wed Jan 09, 2013 5:03 pm

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:31 pm

I am so darn happy! It's only 9 days into the new year, and so many good things are happening in my life! I got to the light at the end of the tunnel and it's bright and beautiful! :D
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby BoyScoutGirl » Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:26 pm

That tunnel sounds suspiciously like a mirror, maryanimal :D
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Wed Jan 09, 2013 9:45 pm

Awww, shucks BoyScoutGirl, thanks!! :D
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby lucky420 » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:54 am

looks like Gerlach got some fresh snow overnight....weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Wed Jan 16, 2013 1:17 am

I don't know . . . I think almost any of us could give these folks a run for their money . . .

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But some of them made me quite happy. :lol:
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Sunbeam56 » Wed Jan 16, 2013 10:06 am

I'm mostly over the flu and back at work. :)

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby canexplain » Wed Jan 16, 2013 10:08 am

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Sunbeam56 » Fri Jan 18, 2013 4:45 pm

We had the flu and complications. About 8 days missed from work. But my daughter didn't have meningitis, and I didn't have strep throat!!!!
Thats GOOD news. :)
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Fri Jan 18, 2013 4:55 pm

That IS good news. Glad you guys are better now!

The prospect of meningitis is particularly freaky. :shock:
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby lucky420 » Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:24 pm

Suave Dog!

on another Happy Note, My daughter Sadie Jane has landed in Kona (last night) safe and sound. She met someone at our REno Decom last October. He is from Reno but lives in Hawaii too. He invited her over to try out island life and a life together. Hopefully this will work out for her, relationship or not. I was skeptical at first but he is a very nice and caring person. I trust that he will help her out and as I told her " Go while your young and free and see where this can take you"

I'm going to miss her something fierce though. She'll be back in August for the annual trip to BRC and I may have a tropical place to vacation once in a while... :D :D

2 days ago when I was extremely sad about her leaving this would of belonged in the "fuck" thread :lol:
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:27 pm

Wow, that's a big deal, Lucky!

I hope it all goes wonderfully for her. If they have a happy time of it, you can't beat having a free place to stay in Hawaii. :)

(I'm still cross that my aunt moved back to the mainland.)
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby AntiM » Wed Jan 30, 2013 2:11 pm

If we ever hot the lottery, we'll move to Kona. Lots of burners there!
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Wed Jan 30, 2013 2:46 pm

I'm so happy for Sadie Jane lucky! She'll have a a blast there!

I'm 99.9% packed up and ready to move tomorrow! I'm up to my eyeballs in boxes and my kitties aren't even phased! I'm taking a break for lunch then back to cleaning. All I have left to do is cleaning the bathroom and fridge and vacuum the carpets when all the stuff is out, ! *happy dancing all over the place* I absolutely love all of the great changes going on in my life! Image
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby lucky420 » Wed Jan 30, 2013 3:57 pm

Congrats ma!

Sadie sent me pics of the yard from where she is staying. You can see the ocean and the yard has mangoes, oranges and bananas growing in it. INow this might not be a big deal for those of you in warmer climates but coming from N. Nevada why it's down right magical...
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby maryanimal » Wed Jan 30, 2013 9:09 pm

lucky420 wrote:Congrats ma!

Sadie sent me pics of the yard from where she is staying. You can see the ocean and the yard has mangoes, oranges and bananas growing in it. INow this might not be a big deal for those of you in warmer climates but coming from N. Nevada why it's down right magical...


Mangoes, oranges, and bananas make a great smoothie! Sounds like Nirvana Jonsi! the heavenly place, not the band. However I like the band!
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby MyDearFriend » Thu Jan 31, 2013 4:12 pm

Thank you for that my dear; I have not read The Phantom Tollbooth for years and had never seen that movie. 8)
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Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Postby Savannah » Thu Jan 31, 2013 4:35 pm

Oh my GOD. :D

Comic book heroes lift spirits, fight grime at Children’s Hospital

The patients at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh were barely awake Monday morning when the first ropes unfurled from the roof 12 floors up.

But when window washers clad as superheroes rappelled down the brick facades along Penn Avenue and 45th Street in Lawrenceville, little eyes were wide open.

Caleb Whitaker, 6, of Windber raced through a third-floor clinic — and catapulted himself over pint-sized furniture — to ogle Spider-Man, Batman, and Superman as they sprayed and wiped clean the glass panes. Captain America rounded out the comic-book foursome, assembled at no charge, thanks to Allegheny Window Cleaning Inc. of Springdale.

“We heard people yelling: ‘It's Spider-Man!' When the other ones appeared, it was just kind of amazing,” said Joe Hartnett, 42, of Castle Shannon. His rapt daughter Leah, 6, who accompanied her younger brother, “didn't quite believe it” at first.


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