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Last weekend Derek and I had so much fun.  Friday night we went to my friend, Traci's, wedding reception.  It was wonderful to see her so happy and so beautiful.  Then we went over to our good friend Jackie and Par to celebrate Jackie's Birthday.  Par made dessert and we had fun playing some games.  We even learned a new game called donkey.  So glad we were able to celebrate Jackie's birthday with her.  I've known her for quite a while now and it's so fun to still be friends.

Saturday was all about the boat.  It was Martha's family boating birthday celebration trip.  You saw pictures in last weeks post. Then we rushed back, sun burned and all, and quickly got ready to wait in line to see Harry Potter.  I was so excited to see it.  Maybe I am not the world's biggest fan because i haven't read all of the books but I still love Harry Potter.  Plus, I have read the second half of the 7th book and that counts for something right? ha  We ate Jimmy John's and played cards while we waited. 


Anyways, I LOVED IT!  It was so good, even in 3D.  I got a little teary eyed...ha It was fun to spend a night out with my husband on a real date.  I am so blessed to have a wonderful husband and friends who allow me to spend time with them.

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  1. Harry Potter was the best movie EVER! I cried. A lot. So amazing. Anyway, you should come down to Salem sometime in the near future. Maybe for dinner or something?

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  2. Fun! We just went to see Harry Potter with Christie and Dad a couple days ago. I agree, it was so good!

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