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Old 12-25-06, 03:30 PM
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Whadja Get?

Self explanatory....pics please!!
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Old 12-25-06, 03:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Oleanshoebox
Self explanatory....pics please!!

Olean..
You first!!

Well, I havn't gone to the families house yet.

Do gifts from customers at work count??
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coming soon...




Plus some $$ and gift cards.

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2 spare tubes and a bunch of tamales!

This year, we decided to skip on gifts for the adults. Only for the kids. Was a lil boring so next year, we'll prolly go back to drawing names atleast. We have a big get together with the family for a tamale Eve. Somehow, it seems we are always the ones to help. Other relatives show up after the tamales are done. Is that coincidence?..Ma doesn't worry about it only cause Gina always shows up to help. Everyone loves Gina cause she's real good at spreading!


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What a treat, home made tamales. I have to go to places like Gallo Giro in Santa Ana.
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What a treat, home made tamales. I have to go to places like Gallo Giro in Santa Ana.

And these aren't just tamales! Jesus watched over Gina's shoulder as she helped make 'em!
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Old 12-25-06, 04:20 PM
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mmm...homemade tamales. My grandma made some, but we haven't gotten our share yet.

Here's what I got for Christmas:



(2 pairs in black)





(my present to myself)




I also got a pair of thinsulate gloves, $100 which I'll likely use to buy a headlight, the usual after shave/soaps from grandma have yet to arrive, and family from Vegas that came to visit after we haven't seen each other for a good 8-9 years gave me a Las Vegas coffee cup.

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Old 12-25-06, 04:25 PM
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I got a cd media cabinet (boring), a new fender electric guitar - and guess what - Tamales!

I also got about 10 solid chocolate things... I guess they are trying to fatten me up !


I bought myself some new shoes also...
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I bought myself some bike stuff for xmas, no one else was going to do it, so I took things into my own hands.





Workin on this. Maybe.

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man, i haven't gotten a damn thing yet.
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Old 12-25-06, 04:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Pheard
I bought myself some bike stuff for xmas, no one else was going to do it, so I took things into my own hands.


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Nice shin graters. I have a set just like em.
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Nice shin graters. I have a set just like em.
Teehee. I have the 5050s on the new bike so now I have two pairs.

I prefer to call them calf gougers.
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I got something nice -- although a little different. I got an emergency call to do a notarization on Christmas Eve. And of course, I did it

Awesome ! This is what not only the spirit of the holidays is all about, but what the spirit of goodwill and being kind to each other should be about all year.

Kudos !
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Old 12-25-06, 05:15 PM
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Also got $265 in gift cards to the LBS-can't decide whether to get an overhaul for the roadie like I had planned or to put a new roadie on layaway. Suggestions? I would probably be getting either an entry level Trek or Specialized as that is what they carry.
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Well my truck got it's yearly detailing...


And I got some books...


Got some stuff for the bike and some clothes, but too lazy to take more pics
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Also got this guy, my new dog Banky. He's 3/4 lab and 1/4 collie. We're gonna go mtb-ing when he gets big. Cute, innee?
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As far as bike stuff is concerned? A Crank Bros multitool, a tube, some Co2 cartrides, a bright orange Nike jersey, and I bought myself some MKS Sylvan pedals/clips/straps for around-town fixie usage.
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2 pairs of Pearl Izumi gloves
CTS Climbing DVD
Eddie Bauer beanie
Eddie Bauer vest
A book on 40 yrs. of the Ford Mustang
Assorted gift cards
CASH... Which a good portion will have to go towards replacing the tire that blew out on my Dodge Dakota while backing out of the driveway this morning. Damn It!!!
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06 Scott Speedster S10
Edge 305HR w/ Cadence
$$ from parents which is going directly to taxes(DOH!)

Of course the first two were gifts to myself(dang I'm good to me)
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a new laptop, bike maintenance stuff, energy food, gift certificates and more gift certificates.
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Airline ticket to Denver and lift ticket to Mary Jane
Wine club (2 bottles per month)
wine rack
electric massaging device
Mr. Hankey and Beer Mug ornaments

and a day spent with friends which was the best gift of all!
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