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    MY NEW HOME

    Hey everyone! It's been awhile. Yes, I did go check out the venue and OMG I feel in love with it, it was so pretty! It is pretty cheap too $400 for 2 days but the only thing they are going to have open next year is the cabins and they aren't cheap plus you got to rent them for a week at...
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    Hello from upstate ny

    I used to live in New York but now I live in Virginia. The places I lived in New York was South New Berlin, New Berlin, Sherburne, Marion, Morris, Syracuse and Parish. Not all in that order but those are places I remember.
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    MY NEW HOME

    Hi all! Just a quick update while I wait on the wash, we still don't have a house nor any leads on a house but I'm going next week just to check out a venue and tour the banquet (meeting) hall. Will keep you all informed of what I find out
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    MY NEW HOME

    Hello all! I know I know I went silent again, SORRY! Trying to find a house, planning a wedding, waiting on a lawyer to contact me about a divorce, waiting on results from a DNA test was getting to me so I needed to step back from everything and recoup. Still trying to find a house, planning a...
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    Oatmeal / Porridge

    when I eat oatmeal I like to add brown sugar, butter and a little cinnamon but when I eat grits I only add butter and maple syrup I know I know that's weird but that's how I like my grits. When I eat cornmeal (yup, cornmeal!) I make it like I normally would but I put it in a small metal can (...
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    Rebeccas journal-it ran!!!!!!

    Welcome back! I don't think I was on when you was before and Sumi is no longer with us, been 2 years now but she's up in heaven watching over us and pouring all her knowledge and love for becoming self sufficient into all of us. I was reading your post and it sounds like you have had a time with...
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    MY NEW HOME

    Right now it's just planning the wedding seeing how we want to get a house first
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    MY NEW HOME

    Thank you. I like doing crafts but I'm praying that once I start the wedding favors they'll turn out like I have them pictured in my head.
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    MY NEW HOME

    Plus the wedding favors will be cute but cheap. I'm going to take a circle of wood attach a homemade candle to it then burn our names and date into. I might even spice the wood up by adding a small piece of ribbon and a flower or two. To really cut down on expenses (cost) I'm going to make my...
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    MY NEW HOME

    We settled the marriage ceremony yesterday while we were doing a small job for his employer. We are just going to do a backyard ceremony with a BBQ reception. Now we just have to find a house!!!
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    MY NEW HOME

    Well, we have driven to New York and back and From here to New York then back to Virginia together before with no issues. I know that's not across the country but it was a good haul.
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    MY NEW HOME

    I'm so done with trying to find a house!!! Nothing I suggest to him is good enough for lots of different reasons so I hope we end up living out of the car for a whole fricking year cuz then he might realize I had suggested some nice places
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    MY NEW HOME

    Nope, both are on my mind at all times.
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    MY NEW HOME

    Good Afternoon everyone!! Finding a house is so frustrating!!! Planning a wedding is so very frustrating!! And doing both at the same is very VVVEEERRRYYY frustrating and mind boggling!!!! I want to give up on both but can't seeing how they both need attention.
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    MY NEW HOME

    Yes Ma'am and I do that very thing. That's why my dogs only get grain free dog food and treats plus they go to the vet for check ups, shots and whatever else they need. That's why it was so hard on me when we had to put the cat down back in August 2020. Once I get attached to an animal I think...
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