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Thursday, July 2, 2009

This and That

I have a friend who has just started a blog after reading them for some time. Can you all stop over at Everyday Blessings and say Hi to Connie? I think you will like what she has to say! For my church friends, she is also known as Patty's Mom!


I also need to thank a few people for some awards. The one above is the "Best Follower" Award. It was given to me by Mike of Rambling Stuff.

I was also given the "Charming Blog" Award. This one came from Lara of Prossigo para o alvo. It doesn't come with a button but I'm supposed to list 7 random facts about myself for this one.
1) I'm the oldest child in my family
2) I was the youngest in my class, from Kindergarten all the way through Nursing School.
3) I never flew in an airplane until last year.
4) My parents both came from large families. I had 21 aunts and uncles, and that's not counting their spouses!
5) I love candles - the scented kind.
6) When I first started working as a nurse I frequently worked on the postpartum floor or the nursery. Now I work in a Nursing home. I've covered the whole spectrum!
7) I love the beauty that God has given us to enjoy in nature.
Thanks to Mike and Lara!
Don't forget to stop and visit Connie!

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15 comments:

Connie said...

Thanks for the comments concerning my blog. I still feel so dumb but I'll work on it until I get it right. Thanks again.

Connie said...

thanks again.

Mary said...

Mari,

I will hop over to Connie's and say hi. Congratulations on all the awards.

Blessings,
Mary

A Stone Gatherer said...

Not THE Patty's Mom!!!!! WOW!!!

A Stone Gatherer said...

Oh yeah, congrats on your awards! Your the best blogger out there lady!

septembermom said...

Congrats on the awards! I'm the oldest in my family too! I still like to play second mama to my siblings :) I'll visit Connie next.

Bonnie said...

I'm off to say hello to Connie ... :)

Kat said...

Congrats on the awards. I popped over to Connie's to welcome her.

Hugs!
Kat

Demara said...

I did not know a lot of those interesting facts about you. THX for sharing! And can't wait to visit Connie now...and give her a warm welcome to blogtown :)

Connie said...
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Joanna Jenkins said...

Thanks for introducing us to Connie. I just stopped by to say hello to her!
Enjoy the long weekend!

Kim said...

Congrats on the new awards and the heads up on a new blog. I'll pop over and say "hi" :-)

I've been day dreaming about the chili corn bread salad since you posted it the other day and I'm going to HAVE to make it this weekend!

Sandra said...

Feels so good to be back :)

I've gone over to Connie's to say hi.

Hugs,
Sandra

Rebekah said...

Wow- you do have a big family. I'll go on over to Connie's now

Anonymous said...

Hey Mari thanks so much for taking the time to help my Mom with making a blog. I really wasn't the one for the job since I don't have one. She's on facebook too, that doesn't leave much time for knitting. lol See ya soon,Patty