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Has it really been 20 days?

I'm finally adding a new post to my blog and have missed reading all my friends' blogs! The family and I went to Colorado for a week during spring break and I was already feeling like it had been a long time since I'd gotten caught up. Then when I tried to turn on my computer at 2 am the night we got home, it made this slow, loud, painful sound. It didn't sound good. I tried to reboot it a couple of times, then my husband diagnosed it and informed me it was history.

So luckily, my husband is a genious and rebuilt my computer for me and I'm up and running again with the lastest, greatest computer in the household. I have Windows new operating system, Vista, which uses tabs. I have yet to appreciate that, as I'm a slow learner in these matters. We are such a computer family because of my husband's enthusiasm and professional background. He designs computer chips, therefore, each person in our family has a computer. I'm not sure how or why that is. It's not like everyone in our family owns his or her own set of stainless mixing bowls and Santuko knives, due to my pampering.

Being married to a computer whiz does come in handy. So, now that I have a new computer, I plan to add some photos and journaling of our latest shenanigans. I do appreciate all the comments from friends and family. And want to say a big "THANK YOU" to Kelly for helping me. Thanks, Honey! You're amazing. I'm sure I'll understand all the new bells and whistles eventually.


Heidi said…
I have been wondering where you were! Glad your computer is fixed- I would freak out if mine broke down. Plus I am not married to a computer whiz like you, I have to be my own computer whiz!
Kelly said…
It feels like it's been ages to me too! Trust me, I was freaking out. I have PC orders that I've been waiting to submit that were only on MY computer!

Funny that you spelled WHIZ like that because when I was about to add my post, Kelly saw it and said, "I thought WHIZ was short for wizard. So then I edited it to spell that way, wiz. What SHOULD it be, Mrs. Newspaper Lady?
Bobbi said…
Hi Kelly, glad you are back, too! I just checked my dictionary, and whiz means wizard. Doesn't make sense, but there it is. You are lucky to have a computer "whiz" in your home. Neither of us is very good with them, so I have a young friend who comes once a week or so for an hour and helps us. We make lists each week of things to ask him. He has been a lifesaver! Heidi is going to add your blog to my blog list since I read it all the time anyway. Thanks for making contact!
Kelly said…
Yeah! Thanks for that answer, Bobbi! When your comment to my blog came, I was reading YOUR blog and then clicked on the link about Stephanie Meyer's book. My daugher will be thrilled to read that too, as she's a huge fan.

I so look forward to catching up on everyone's blogs and am excited that we've "found" each other through Heidi...the BLOG WHIZ!
Kelly said…
Okay, now that I look back at the post, I cannot bear to see wiz spelled that way and am going to edit it because it reminds me of the crudely slang meaning of wiz, which I will leave at that.
Barker family said…
i've been wondering where you went! glad to have you back!
Julie said…
I'm so behind on my blog and reading everyone else's too. :( I'm really enjoying catching up on your blog this morning! Sheridan is sick today so I'm at home with her and I'm hoping to post a lot while she takes her nap!

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