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Melissa Hallam
I'm a currently unemployed veterinary technician trying to simplify my life in order to have a baby.
Interests: watching movies, reading, photography, i enjoy woodworking, scrapbooking/photo collages, watching english footbal, watching the dodgers.
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Dear Brad, I feel the need to write this letter to you because I think about you quite often these days, and I wanted to share a little piece of wisdom that I’ve picked up through the years. There once... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2012 at Project Melbee
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Soooo, last weekend I was searching the interwebs for invitations that I thought would be cool, and interesting and unique, (just like Simon and I :D), and I came across this website called Royal Steamline that does vintage-looking wedding invites.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2011 at Project Melbee
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I realize, of course, that this post is a LONG time a- coming but I've been super busy what with working full time as well as trying to plan a wedding and stuff so :P. I love this picture because... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2011 at Project Melbee
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I'm sitting here trying to think of a title for this particular Blog post and my mind wanders to a little movie called "Blazing Saddles" by Mel Brooks. The particular scene that comes to mind is Mel Brooks at his... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2011 at Project Melbee
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Let the festivities BEGIN! We went to our meeting with Steffi at Orfila Vineyards today and we knew pretty much right away, it was the place we wanted to have our wedding at! It's almost like it was meant to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at Project Melbee
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Well Friends, it's 2011 and Simon and I have been "officially" together for 8 years now and we've decided that we think we like each other enough to make it a life long sort of "thing". I've started doing some... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at Project Melbee
Hey everyone, I haven't forgotten about posting pictures, I was pretty sick with a flu last week so I didn't get out very much, and now we're out here in England and I can't seem to upload pictures very well... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2010 at Project Melbee
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This cat came in to where I work and he was so super cute I couldn't help but take a bunch of pictures of him.... especially his extra toes-ies!! Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Here's Simon on our fron stairs on Halloween night. We bought tons of dry ice and made practically the whole block a foggy/misty fun house, and of course Simon dressed in his full Ren. Faire livery, he's so cute. :) Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Okay so, I haven't been keeping up with my promise to keep posting pictures. My very poor excuse is that work has been keeping me busy and tired. Most of all though it's just laziness, i'm sure. So here it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2010 at Project Melbee
I have not tried the new filter yet, but I plan to very soon! :)
Toggle Commented Aug 6, 2010 on Due to repeated requests..... at Project Melbee
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These will be the other two pictures for the first week of this project. On the left is a picture of a bird house (obviously) in the backyard of Jackie's mom's house. We went to a baby shower for Jackie... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2010 at Project Melbee
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So, due to repeated requests to continue my picture a day for a year project, I've decided to continue it in some capacity at least. It may not be a daily picture, but I'm thinking maybe more like a three... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Wow! For the longest time I've been wanting to get a picture of the moon where you can actually see some detail of it, but I just haven't had the camera capable of it or the right equipment/adapters to make... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2010 at Project Melbee
It's disgusting how cute it is! :)
Toggle Commented Jun 21, 2010 on I Heart This Cat! at Project Melbee
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I stopped in to see my sister and the kids the other day to say hello and I happened upon one of the cutest things I have ever witnessed in my 31+ years. We were all standing around the table... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2010 at Project Melbee
Thanks everybody! I'm glad I could share with you guys this past year. I'll still post a picture here and there. :)
Toggle Commented Jun 21, 2010 on DAY 365 at Project Melbee
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Here it is! Day 365. Simon and I spent a lot of the day on trying to come up with something that would look super cool, but also represent a celebration of sorts. I know this picture isn't going to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2010 at Project Melbee
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And just a couple of the HUNDREDS of tomatoes he has growing, it's insane the amount he actually has growing back there! He says only a couple more weeks or so..... I can't wait! (by the way, only ONE more... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Here's one of a stalk of corn from my dad's garden. I like the different perspective and the shadows of the corn stalks surrounding this one. Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2010 at Project Melbee
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My dad and his buddy are growing a little garden in his backyard and today I decided to take some pictures of some of them. This is "beans" of some sort it reminds of the story Jack and the Beanstalk... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Today Simon and I went down to Laguna Beach to meet my cousin Jason and his wife Jackie and their kids for our monthly "get-together". We arrived a bit early so Simon and I went and sat on the beach... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2010 at Project Melbee
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Here's a picture from one of our hiking/rock climbing excursions. There was a little joshua tree growing way up on this mountain/hill above the valley; I thought It looked kind of cool. :) Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2010 at Project Melbee
Spencer is a big time Fernando Torres fan, so he's rooting for Spain. Hence, I have to record and watch all of Spain's matches as well as England and U.S. matches. :)
Toggle Commented Jun 12, 2010 on DAY 359 at Project Melbee
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Spencer is super excited for the World Cup too!!! Personally, I'm rooting for 3 teams this year, I'm hoping that at least one of them makes it to the end - to make it more interesting for me to watch.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2010 at Project Melbee