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#1 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:00 AM

What are you doing now??? huh.gif

I am up as i cant sleep sad.gif

I tried and tried but i cant.

What did you do today? Have you started christmas shopping?

Please oh please im so bored ph34r.gif

I was thinking about making some siggys but i dont know mellow.gif

#2 *Donna*

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:03 AM

I am too tired to go to bed !!!

My Christmas shopping is just about finished, only 2 more presents to get.  

I want to get a new siggy made but I just love this one so much, maybe I should get just the person who made it for me to update the photos and leave it - what do you think ?

#3 Lucky Mama

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:06 AM

I would love a siggy with Patrick Dempsey, I even have the perfect shot for it!

I have just got home from work, cant sleep so decided to bake a cake which is in the oven now!

These shifts are stuffing my body clock up LOL

Kim

#4 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:08 AM

Thats a beautiful siggy biggrin.gif

how old are the photos? huh.gif

ohmy.gif You are very organised, I wish i was. I got some bargins on Ebay happy.gif
I still have stacks of Christmas pressies to buy ph34r.gif

I have a birthday to organise first <_<

Kim
Can i have some cake? huh.gif  tongue.gif

#5 *Donna*

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:10 AM

The photos are about 6 months old now, so definately time for an update.

I would say I am more of a shopaholic and than being organised, I just love to shop !!!

Where do you work Kim ?

#6 Lucky Mama

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:12 AM

Ill share cake biggrin.gif

I am just stacking shelves at Big W till DS starts school next year then I get to go back to my day job of motor claims biggrin.gif YAYYYYYYYYYYY I miss normal hours!

I am slowly getting organised for Christmas, I am so excited that I have started playing carols every day  blush.gif

#7 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:12 AM

Christmas seems to be coming around faster every year ohmy.gif

#8 *Donna*

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:17 AM

This is the first time in years I am actually looking forward to Christmas and I am getting quite excited.  

I had a bit of a splurge at Big W and bought some new tinsel, decorations and lights (told you I love to shop) and I just love the re-usable window stickers and have got a great collection of those now.

#9 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:17 AM

Night Liz  biggrin.gif

#10 many2mother

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:19 AM

About not being able to sleep:  

A psychologist friend of mine has told me that if you are unable to sleep or had your sleep disrupted then you should get up and do something for at least 90 minutes.  Not just watching TV but do some ironing or some other activity.

Apparently gives your brain an adjustment and is better ready for sleep.

I have tried it and found it to work.

#11 hootymcboob

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:21 AM

im bored & in no way tired

what flavour Lucky Mama ?

I think there should be an "uplate" thread for all us night owls or those having trouble sleeping

#12 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:23 AM

Thanks for the info biggrin.gif

I agree on the uplate thread too wink.gif

#13 Lucky Mama

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:31 AM

Its just a sultana butter cake but it was defective, when i took it out of the tin it turned into 6 million pieces, now because its destroyed I have no choice but to eat it all  ph34r.gif

(thats my excuse and im sticking to it!)

#14 *Donna*

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:34 AM

There use to be a night owl thread almost every night at one stage but then they just stopped.  I don't know what happened to them...

Kim, do you know ?

#15 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:36 AM

Kim Nice warm cake yummo. biggrin.gif

Enjoy ALL your cake tongue.gif

#16 hootymcboob

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:38 AM

Lucky mama-
oooo I'd use that exact excuse - I was already thinking it when you said it was defective.........

#17 Lucky Mama

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:45 AM

I think I am almost caked out!

There did use to be a nightowls thread but it fizzled out as it wasnt that popular in the end, I am happy for it to resume if anyone would like, if I am not on to start it working nights anyone else is welcome to do so

Kim

#18 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:45 AM

ROFL biggrin.gif

#19 *Donna*

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:46 AM

Sounds like a plan but for tonight I am heading off to bed...

Night all.

#20 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:47 AM

How do i go about that? huh.gif
Do i ask mods first?



Night Donna biggrin.gif

#21 hootymcboob

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:49 AM

Sounds good Kim

Night Donna, sweet dreams  biggrin.gif

#22 Lucky Mama

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:50 AM

Sammi you can either pm a mod, or me being a mod, or post in the mods board or just simply start a thread each night

Nightowls #1, sometimes they will go really well and sometimes you wont get a single solitary response, there are still some of the original nightowls floating around somewhere too!

#23 hootymcboob

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:53 AM

You'll get a response from me most night's, Im always uplate!

BRB going to have one of those naughtie things........

#24 ~*Sammi*~

Posted 10 November 2006 - 01:54 AM

Thanks Lucky Mama biggrin.gif

Im um most nights too biggrin.gif

#25 hootymcboob

Posted 10 November 2006 - 02:07 AM

ahhhhhhh that's better! biggrin.gif

What does being a mod involve Kim? I've always wondered........

Edited by hootymcboob, 10 November 2006 - 02:08 AM.





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