Saturday, November 5, 2011

Well, there's no time like the present....

Murphy &  I ~ Christmas 2010

So, I guess I'm going to give this blog thing a try. We'll see how it goes.

Here are some random things about me, in no particular order:

My name is Kris.
I live in Minnesota.
Murphy is my dog.
He is two. I'm quite a bit older than that.
Two of my favorite things to do are Cross Stitch and Read.
And play with Murphy, of course!
I am a Credit Manager for a manufacturing company.
I've worked for the same company for 19 years.
I have an unhealthy addiction to all things snowman related.
I don't like coffee. Can't stand the smell of it.
I am a volunteer for The Liz Logelin Foundation.
I have one older sister.
I am an aunt to my niece & nephew, whom I love dearly.
I love all kinds of music.
I love to laugh & I'm happiest when I can make other people laugh.
I love to watch it snow.
I hate to shovel snow.
Fall is my favorite time of year.
I have a small (okay, not so small) addiction to my iPhone.
I've always thought the work week should be Saturday-Sunday and the weekend should be Monday-Friday. Clearly, that is not the case.

So, that's about it for now. I have a couple of cross stitch pieces being framed that I will try to get pictures of once I have them back and post them.

If you find your way to my new blog, stop in and say hi. I think I have the comments turned on. I'm not really sure. :)






30 comments:

  1. Hi Kris. Welcome to the blogging world:) Thank you for becoming a follower on my blog. I look forward to seeing more posts from you.

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  2. Hi Kris,

    and congrats for your blog ... you'll become addicted of it!!!!

    I'm looking forwars to see your works.
    I'm in for the "Cottage Series"

    Hugs

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  3. Hi Kris,

    Welcome to the blogging world, its fab and very addictive...about as much as your iphone...I know lol.
    Can't wait to see some of your stitched pieces and I look forward to seeing all your creations.
    Isn't Murphy just a dote.

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  4. Welcome to the blogosphere, Kris! I am so glad to meet ya and have become a follower of your blog, which I look forward to enjoying.

    I also added a post on my own blog alerting readers to your new blog so everyone can get to know you and enjoy it too!

    Hugs
    Ma Teakettle

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  5. Welcome to Blogland, Kris! I am glad to become a follower and look forward to sharing our stories!
    Murphy is adorable!

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  6. Wishing you a sweet welcome Kris, congrats on your new adventure, enjoy! Heading over to follow you:)

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  7. hello kris, its me cucki from south africa..i am your new friend.
    welcome to the lovely blogging land.
    have a lovely sunday.love from smiley cucki :)

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  8. Hello Kris! We are practically neighbors. Good to see more bloggers from the north. Look forward to seeing your stitching.

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  9. hellooo and welcome to the blogging world :) waving small paw at pooch Murphy too :) glad to find you at last :) love mouse xxxx

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  10. Welcome Kris! I'm looking forward to following your blog, and getting to know you better.
    Murphy looks so sweet. :)

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  11. Hello Kris and Murphy :D....welcome to blogland....I live in Nebraska and love to cross stitch and a variety of other crafts....I have just started blogging also and am a real newbie at it....have a great week!

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  12. Welcome to the blogisphere Kris! Ma Teakettle/Karen sent me your way. Looking forward to getting to know you.

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  13. Welcome Kris: I know you will be delighted with the world of blogging.
    Ma Teakettle is one of my favs to follow.
    I am now a new follower of yours.
    Catherine
    diamondc

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  14. Kris, you are totally funny. I love it, and yes you did make me laugh!

    I hopped over from Ma Teakettle. Welcome to cyperfreinds. :)

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  15. Howdy, Kris. Welcome to this great online community! You and I have a lot in common! I too have a dog and his name is Mr. Murphy! And I love all things Snowy as well! I hope you enjoy blogging!!!

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  16. Welcome to the blogosphere Kris! I am MIA for a short time while working in New Jersey but I will be catching up on my blog when I return home in a week or two.
    Can't wait to see your framed pieces.
    (I agree with you about the work week)

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  17. Welcome to blogland, Kris
    Looking forward to your cross stitch and whatever we share in our little worlds

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  18. Hello Kris. Enjoyed reading your blog and Murphy is adorable! I don't have a blog myself but love reading other blogs. I'm an avid cross stitcher and reader too. Keep up the good work!

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  19. Welcome to you and Murphy!! Ma Teakettle sent me your way. I'm looking forward to learning more about you!

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  20. Hi Kris! Welcome to blog land! I'm looking forward to seeing your stitching!

    Murphy is a cutie!

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  21. Welcome to blogland! I just starting blogging a few months ago, so I'm a newbie as well.

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  22. Welcome Kris to blogland...hope you enjoy your time here xx

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  23. Welcome to blogging. I can't wait to see some of your stitching.

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  24. Welcome to blogging and to the SAL. I think you are in for a lot of smiles.

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  25. Welcome fellow stitcher and snowman addict.
    I sure hope you share pictures of both.
    Be always in stitches.

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  26. Welcome to blog world nd friendship. I started just about 1 year ago and it is the best...wonderful friendships, great support and kindness.

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  27. Hi Kris! Welcome to the world of blogging...just to warn you though...it is addictive! lol

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  28. Hi Kris and Murphy, and welcome to the blogging world. This is my second attempt at commenting so you may just get a pile of comments from me.
    We do have something in common, stitching, reading, and you made me laugh which I love to do :)
    hugs,
    Babs

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