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post May 27 2011, 08:26 AM
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Maw's Friday Questions week 174

Have a Safe and happy weekend my EE friends and pray to whoever you believe in, or send positive energy to all victims of the storms everywhere......

1.What are some real signs of summer for you?

2.Any plans for the summer?

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?

5. Favorite summer food?

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?


Sorry not real imaginative questions lots goin on this week!


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post May 27 2011, 08:38 AM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
When my son is out of school.

2.Any plans for the summer? Spend time with the family biking, swimming and running.

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer....."I can't drive 55"

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? Vacations with dad.
as an adult? Last year logan winning three gold medals in the summer games.


5. Favorite summer food? Crawfish

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ? 78

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C? Way, way more active!

8.Who gardens ? Nah, not so much.

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips? Biking or riding the harley.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
They get out next week.


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post May 27 2011, 08:38 AM
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What are some real signs of summer for you? blue skies and 85 degrees, baseball, dragracing, girls wearing shorts

2.Any plans for the summer? camping/fishing, dragracing, backyard bbq's

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer..... sooo many, walking on sunshine, by katrina and the waves, in the summertime, mungo jerry, in the summer in the city, by lovin spoonful

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult? my first camp trip to mt st helens/ camping/fishing waterskieing at the same lake in my boat now!

5. Favorite summer food? johnsonville brats

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ? about 90

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
if its sunny, im outside!
8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too! me!

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips? camping/fishing

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back? i dont know



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post May 27 2011, 09:30 AM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you? Grass needs mowing.....3x this week!!!

2.Any plans for the summer? Go to camp, fish, go camping, use the telescope.

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....LA Woman.....makes you wanna roll down the windows, speed all over and take unnecessary risks!

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult? Staying up all night watching the Perseid Meteor Shower.....

5. Favorite summer food? Blatz.

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ? 75F

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C? Less active----A/C as soon as the temp goes over 75F.....


8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too! We have some spuds, tomatoes and peppers going.

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips? Camping & roadtrips.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back? Kids got out yesterday and go back after Labor Day.

Have a great summer all!


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post May 27 2011, 10:25 AM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
Well here in Albuquerque it get's really hot.

2.Any plans for the summer?
Just weddin' planning. Cake tasting, tux rentals, forcing bridesmaids to buy their dresses, etc.

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
They all involve camping.

5. Favorite summer food?
Melons and the other fruits that are only ripe in summer.

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
I don't know. I just know it's in the afternoon when my apartment gets hot.

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
Inside! I wilt in the heat.

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
I'd like a garden. Apartment life doesn't suit well for gardening.

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
Camping and swimming.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
I have no idea.


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post May 27 2011, 03:24 PM
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Have a Safe and happy weekend my EE friends and pray to whoever you believe in, or send positive energy to all victims of the storms everywhere...
Thank you Angel.. smile.gif Hope you and your family have a great Holiday weekend together and that you get lots of (paid) time off!

1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
I dread stepping outside my front door. Walking my pup is not as much fun as
it use to be. The pool is open. Traffic seems heavier.

2.Any plans for the summer?
Stay out of the heat and mark the calender till October.

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....
There are none.

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
Going to the beach but even then, my mom inexplicably failed to put sun block on me and I received two horrible sunburns as a result.

5. Favorite summer food?
Pasta salad

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
Don't really go by the temp. Just when I get uncomfortably warm.

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
Gimme the AC

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
No place to garden where I live

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
I'm just in survival mode during the summer.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
Around the first of June, I think, is when they get out and return a week or two
before Labor Day
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Sorry not real imaginative questions lots goin on this week! They were great questions Angel! unsure.gif . I'm just not a summer person but still enjoyed answering...thank you for them!

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post May 27 2011, 03:51 PM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
Memorial Day Weekend, especially this year with temps in the upper 80s. Oh, and going back to my summer job in mid may.

2.Any plans for the summer?
Work...

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....
"Summer Breeze"

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
Myrtle Beach Vacation with the family

5. Favorite summer food?
Strawberry Shortcake

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
If there is continuously temps around 80 or higher...this also depend on the humidity. Mid 80s+ for a couple days will do it too.

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
More active

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
No...I just personally won't get a lot of use out of it for myself

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
Road trips/vacations, though that's rare. Otherwise, you cannot beat swimming.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
From what I remember, mid June - early September


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post May 27 2011, 06:34 PM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
The rains stop coming, it gets very hot & dry and all of the native grasses turn from green to gold
2.Any plans for the summer?
Maybe.....
3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....
"Get Ready" - The Temptations
4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
None atm
5. Favorite summer food?
None
6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
I never use it because it's too expensive. You get used to being bombarded with triple-digit heat waves constantly until October.
7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
Varies
8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
The wineries and grapevines around here
9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
All of the above
10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
Don't know, don't care! tongue.gif


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You're cute when you're whining Becky :)
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post May 27 2011, 08:52 PM
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QUOTE(Beck @ May 27 2011, 07:34 PM) *
1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
The rains stop coming, it gets very hot & dry and all of the native grasses turn from green to gold
2.Any plans for the summer?
Maybe.....
3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....
"Get Ready" - The Temptations
4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
None atm
5. Favorite summer food?
None
6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
I never use it because it's too expensive. You get used to being bombarded with triple-digit heat waves constantly until October.
7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
Varies
8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
The wineries and grapevines around here
9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
All of the above
10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
Don't know, don't care! tongue.gif


What "heat waves?" You're consistently 20-30 degrees below my temp every
single day... dry.gif . You call that a hear wave?


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post May 29 2011, 12:00 AM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you? When the state flower comes into full-bloom...Caution Barrels on the highways!

2.Any plans for the summer? To wait it out until cooler weather comes...preferrably in a cave or other air-conditioned building! Oh, and to get myself elected El Presidente in 2012!

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer....."110 in The Shade" by John Fogerty and The Fairfield Four & "Cold Beverage" by G-Love and Special Sauce

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? playing in the creeks and fields around my house. as an adult? playing in the lakes and woods away from my house!

5. Favorite summer food? watermelons and tomatoes

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ? 80 degrees

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C? love the outdoors...but I work in a place with 9 ovens (each 50 yards long!) so my activity level is proportional to the level of heat exposed: the hotter it gets, the slower I go!

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!only flowers and the grass...easier tyhan veggies

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
trying to cool off after work

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
They're out now and won't go back till middle of August (still clinging to the old agrarian calendar)...aaarrrrggghhhhhhh!!

Sorry not real imaginative questions lots goin on this week! you did great Angel!! Have a blessed week. smile.gif

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post May 29 2011, 09:08 AM
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1.What are some real signs of summer for you?
Heat,humidity,baseball

2.Any plans for the summer?
Working and hanging out

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer.....
Summer Wind by Frank Sinatra

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult?
Going to Florida with my parents

5. Favorite summer food?
Hot Dogs

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ?
85 +

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C?
I hate the heat but I love to play baseball.

8.Who gardens ? cheaper fresh veggies ,they taste better too!
Not me

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips?
Swimming in pools. I hate the beach.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back?
College gets out in May and the young kids get out at the end of June. We all go back in September.



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post Jun 6 2011, 08:39 AM
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Thank you so much for your questions! I am a little late at getting to them, but I sure enjoyed them!

1.What are some real signs of summer for you? My birthday starts the summer season.

2.Any plans for the summer? Spending as much time as possible at our cabin.

3.Think of a song , that really puts you in the mood for summer..... Boys of Summer by Don Henley.

4. Favorite summer memory as a child? as an adult? Spending time at my folks' cabin as a teenager in Northern Michigan. Those memories are irreplacable.

5. Favorite summer food? Iced coffee.

6.At what Temp do you decide it's time to turn on the A/C ? Around 90 with high humidity.

7.Are you more active in the summer heat, such as being outside or do you stay in under the A/C? I float in the pool.

8.Who gardens? I garden, but my plants are rather small right now. sad.gif

9.What is your favorite summertime activity? camping,swimming, hiking ,road trips? Going to the cabin with our kids.

10.When do the kids in your area get out for vacation and when do they go back? The get out 6/10 and return the Tuesday after Labor Day.


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