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Today, October 10th is my Sister Autumns Birthaday. Everyone stop by and wish her a HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!!

Happy Birthday from your Sis.


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A question over at A Chelsea Morning was “How did you meet your honey”? Stop by there and play along.

My Honey and I used to work in the same store, I had seen him around now and then and I thought that he was a really good looking man. It was my 30th Birthday when we officially met for the first time, we were both working that day. Since it was my Birthday I had received several bunches of flowers, presents and balloons from my family and friends. When it was time to go home for the day he saw me leaving with them and said that I must have some nice friends and joked with me about turning Thirty.


After that we started talking a bit at work and I discovered that we really had a lot in common. Both of us were going through divorces at the time and we both loved cats, so right away we had something to talk about. There was defiantly some chemistry going on between us, so I used every excuse that I could come up with to be near him. Since we worked in different departments it wasn’t always easy but I certainly managed. I guess you could say that I was the one who was chasing him. We went out with friends after work several times and then went to a party together at our friend Brandi’s house, we also started chatting on Yahoo and eventually talking on the phone. The first time that we went out alone together I was so nervous that I thought I would pass out lol!


As time moved on we seemed to be getting closer and closer, I was crazy about him. Problem was, he wasn’t ready to be in a “relationship” but we kept on talking and kept on going out from time to time deciding that for the time being that we would just be, I guess you could say, very close friends.


A few months down the road my dad became deathly ill, he was in the hospital for two weeks and I knew that we were probably going to loose him. It was one of the hardest things that I have ever had to go through, but there was Tim, right there with me, supporting me through the whole ordeal. He stayed with me and my family at the hospital, even as we had my dad taken off of all the machines that he was on. It was awful, just siting there holding my dads hand, waiting for him to die. Thankfully Tim had me by the other hand, I don’t know how I would have gotten through that terrible time with out him. (Thank You Baby, I Love You!) Dad passed away about 36 hours later on December 22nd, the same day that Tim’s dad had died just a couple of years earlier. (coincident? I don’t think so!) When it came time for the funeral Tim sat with me and then came back to the house to be with me. Watching him going through that experience with me made me realise just how much he cared for me.


Not long after that we started dating, for real. We found out soon after, that our fathers were in the Navy together and had been friends for many years. I remember Tim’s dad coming over to visit my dad, I just didn’t know at the time that he was Tim’s dad. Last Christmas Tim and I were looking through some of my family photo albums and all of a sudden he says “Hey, what’s my dad doing in your family album?” he had found a picture of our dads that someone had taken my years earlier. So you see, I don’t believe that any of these things were a coincident. I believe that it was/is fate!! But either way, we are in love and if the rest of the story goes the way that I want it to, we live happily ever after!

So now that you all know the story of how Tim and I met. How did you meet your Honey?

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Since I’m beat and my sister Autumn did such a good job telling the story of our trip from Hell, I am just going to link you to her post so that you can read all about our weekend.

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It’s been a busy week! I just now finally updated the previous post from our trip to NC. We got back late Saturday evening, stopped by Alltel and got me a new cell phone and then went outside star gazing for the rest of the night. Sunday morning I had to go to a meeting at work. Tim and I went to the beach afterwards. The water felt good and the waves were nice, there were some Jelly fish around, I did my best to stay away from them! That was the first time I’ve been in the Ocean in about two years, which is sad because I live less than 10 minutes from the beach.

Jelly Fish at Little Island, Sandbridge Beach

Monday was my first day of nursing school and I have been doing homework ever since. I have put a good 10 hours in already today and it’s going to take me another 3 or 4 hours to finish it all up before class tomorrow afternoon. We have our 1st exam on Monday (on 5 chapters) and I haven’t even started studying for it yet, the homework has taken up all of my time. I wonder how much more we will be assigned tomorrow.
I took a couple of hours off from studying tonight. Tim took myself, my mom and his mom out to dinner(Chinese Buffet), then I went back to his house and we made a peach cobbler together.

I’m going to visit everyone in a few minutes. Sorry to be so neglectful but like I said, it has been a busy week.

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My Aunt and Uncle own a Nursery in South Carolina. Check out the huge cabbage that they grew in one of their gardens

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Family And Friends

I have a very large extended family, I’m one of these people who have so many first cousins that I wouldn’t know some of them if I ran into them on the street. With that being said, my family is very important to me. I am extreemly close to my immediate family. You’ll here more about them soon enough, as well as about some of my friends.

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