Saturday, December 31, 2016

๐ŸŽ‰New Years Eve 2016๐ŸŽ‰


On the strike of midnight.. New year eve traditional Grandma Russo's Pork & Sauerkraut. 
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New Year Tablescape

Pepperoni,kabassi, Lil wieners over mashed potatoes .. and pop open a bottle of Procecco !!!!
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2๐Ÿ’›17 The best is yet to come !

2๐Ÿ’›17 The best is yet to come ! 

2016 I bid you farewell !


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2016 Memories

2016 Memories
As another year is coming to an end...
I'm excited to bring on 2017 !!!!

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๐Ÿ’‘ Motto for 2017 ๐Ÿ’‘

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

2016 Clark's Gingerbread house !

2016 Clark's Gingerbread house !

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Every Christmas I get my husband
 a Gingerbread house to build ! 
Such a Kid at heart !!!
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We always put our Christmas Card on the Front door !
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Too Cute & Yummy !!!!
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Aleigha's Christmas ๐ŸŽ Present




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Aleighia's Christmas ๐ŸŽ Present 

My Sweet Sweet Niece !!!

I Love her to pieces !!!! 

She got our present in the mail today !!!

  

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Merry๐ŸŽ„Christmas Aleigha !!!

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She wanted the movie 

The Secret Life of Pets...

I'm sure she will watch this 

over & over again !!!!

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Monday, December 26, 2016

"My 2016 on Instagram" Year Book



How was your 2016? Relive it!

I created "My 2016 on Instagram" Year Book with 347 great moments! Online ! Get yours and find out how many you have! Click Below to view !

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Sunday, December 25, 2016

๐ŸŒตHoliday ๐ŸŒธ Cactus๐ŸŒต

๐ŸŒตHoliday ๐ŸŒธ Cactus๐ŸŒต

 Thank You to my Mother-in-law Carol for this beautiful Christmas Cactus !!!

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Botanically known as  ...

Schlumbergera- a small genus of cacti with six species found in the coastal mountains of south-eastern Brazil.

When I think of a cactus I think of a traditional one with needles sticking out of them  ...

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LIGHTED CACTUS @
Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation.

I hear these plants can last for years ...

P.Allan Smith has one that is at least 75 years old ...

Which is where I went to for tips

 on how to care for this Holiday Plant. 

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How to care for....

Christmas Cactus Outdoors for Summer

I will enjoy taking care of this beautiful plant !!! 

Merry ๐ŸŒบ Christmas!

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Merry ๐ŸŽ„Christmas 2016

Merry ๐ŸŽ„Christmas 2016

Pati Clark has shared a slideshow with you via CameraAce.

Click Link Below 

A very Merry ๐ŸŽ„Christmas 2016

My husband & I  spent the Christmas morning in our Pj's  ...

Opening up our gifts ...

(check out video above link-*warning I'm not so pretty in the AM..lol)


then we went bike riding  to burn calories  for which
my husband cooked us a fabulous dinner !!!

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Merry Christmas /Frรถhliche Weihnachten !!!!  

We also enjoyed spending Christmas Day with our son

 Rick & his girlfriend Melina even if it's via Livestream !!!

USA/Germany

  Made me sooo Happy !
To actually see them and talk to them at the same time !!! 
Very grateful for Skype and Facetime !!!

I just love and adore the both of them so much !!!


My son made a Spicy Deep Fried Turkey for their Christmas dinner and even his Dog Meika got to enjoy some too...lol

Go Steelers!!!

My husband & Son  got to watch the Pittsburgh (our hometown)

Steeler game together which was really cool !!!!

It sure was a Close Game 

~Whew~

Way to go for the win !!! 

 The Pittsburgh Steelers are AFC North champions !!!



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Pittsburgh
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Merry ๐ŸŽ„Christmas!

 



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2 ๐Ÿข๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿข Turtle Doves

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2 Turtle Doves 
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On the 2nd day of Christmas my true love gave to me.....
2 Turtle Doves ....
Well just 2 turtles !!!!
 Flipper & Snapper 
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 Flipper checking out Baby Jesus in the manger

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 Snapper Claus 
Merry Christmas from my Turtle Loves !
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