Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

And We’re Back!

Sorry for the technical difficulties this morning that locked the site down for over an hour. All is fixed now and as a bonus: load time should run faster. Yay! And special thanks to Will at Hostgator for being so patient with me and helping get things up and running again.

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  • JK

    JK October 7, 2011, 12:43 pm

    Thank goodness, I was getting all panicky, and my natural paranoia was kicking in, thinking maybe I´d never be able to read DW again!!! Then what would I do when I´m supposed to be cleaning???

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      Addie Pray October 7, 2011, 12:46 pm

      Haha, me too, the two people who vowed to work/clean instead of surf DW. I bet Wendy did that so we could concentrate better. So very thoughtful of her.

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        lets_be_honest October 7, 2011, 12:47 pm

        I was thinking of you two also, you know, in between panic attacks of DW being down.

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      amber October 7, 2011, 12:46 pm

      I actually thought for a second maybe it got blocked at my job and all I could think was Nooo! Haha, terrible that I might have to do more work and less Dear Wendy reading 😉

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        Ktfran October 7, 2011, 12:59 pm

        I had the same thought. I hope work doesn’t monitor how much I’m on this site.

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        mcj2011 October 7, 2011, 2:35 pm

        I did too. First Facebook and now Dear Wendy! Glad I was wrong :o)

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      silver_dragon_girl October 7, 2011, 12:48 pm

      Me too! I was sitting here thinking, “what if something happened and the site is gone?! How will I KNOW?!?!?!”

      And of course continuing to refresh at the normal, obsessive rate.

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    • JK

      JK October 7, 2011, 12:52 pm

      Glad to see I´m not the only one!!!

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  • Dear Wendy

    Wendy October 7, 2011, 12:56 pm

    I would never do that to you guys! If, for some reason, I ever decide to shut the site down, I will give notice so people can exchange email addresses and so forth. I worked for a site once that planned to shut things down without telling it’s many, many readers and I was appalled by that idea. Rest assured, I have more appreciation for you than that.

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      6napkinburger October 7, 2011, 1:18 pm

      Can we do weekend open thread early this week? please please please? Its a holiday so some of us can’t come on over the weekend and want to talk about random things without being off-topic. (and by some of us, I clearly am talking about everyone else, and not me at all. nope, not me. … ok, its me.)

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    jane October 7, 2011, 1:24 pm

    Alas! Our lives can resume! DW is back!

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  • Budj

    Budj October 7, 2011, 1:50 pm

    Avatar check.

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    • Budj

      Budj October 7, 2011, 1:51 pm

      Cool. delete these posts if you would like.

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    Eljay October 7, 2011, 2:19 pm

    Oh thank goodness! I didn’t know what to do with myself! Well, work might have been an option, but just not feelin it today. 🙂

    Welcome back DW’ers! I missed y’all!

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  • Jess

    Jess of CityGirlsWorld.com October 7, 2011, 2:38 pm

    Ditto. Hey Wendy, we’re nothing if not loyal!!!

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