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2012 COTH Secret Santa -- Sleighs On The Way!

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  • Forgive me, Giftee (who shall remain unnamed at this date), for I have sinned.

    While doing last minute packing of things, ready to take off imminently to head for a family funeral tomorrow, I was nibbling chocolate, and I just realized that I wasn't nibbling MY chocolate after all. Nope, exit one of your gifts. It was good, though.

    Bad DT. I will have to make another trip to the purveyor of chocolates to purchase adequate restitution.

    Never fear, while your package may contain SOME secondhand gifts, I do think that already-broken-into chocolate is pushing the limits, so all of your chocolate will be pristine.

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    • Haha - I think it's funny that you got a thumbs down for that post...it would be even funnier if it were from your giftee! And, I have done the same thing in the past, so don't feel bad.
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      • Originally posted by Freebird! View Post
        Haha - I think it's funny that you got a thumbs down for that post...it would be even funnier if it were from your giftee! And, I have done the same thing in the past, so don't feel bad.
        Me too. I was bad one year I even unwraped the goodies I had done up because I was needing some chocolate. I did go and get new ones, but don't feel to bad that you are not the first to do this.

        I have started shopping and been looking at things. I am going to have to do a elf for my person because I have questions and they are not covered in there info they sent.
        My life motto now is "You can't fix stupid!"

        Are you going to cowboy up, or lie there and bleed

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        • Well still no word from my Stelf, But I will keep my fingers crossed that someday a package will arrive on my doorstep.
          My person will have theirs next week, I keep adding! LOL

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          • I'm going to be a Stelf for my giftee, and I think my own elf is also a Stelf. I'm so darn busy I wouldn't even have the time to spend on fun little rhymes, so I understand.

            But my giftee is hopefully going to be a VERY happy COTHer when I'm finished shopping for them.
            RIP my beautiful Lola, ????–August 29, 2014

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            • Originally posted by dressagetraks View Post
              Forgive me, Giftee (who shall remain unnamed at this date), for I have sinned.

              While doing last minute packing of things, ready to take off imminently to head for a family funeral tomorrow, I was nibbling chocolate, and I just realized that I wasn't nibbling MY chocolate after all. Nope, exit one of your gifts. It was good, though.

              Bad DT. I will have to make another trip to the purveyor of chocolates to purchase adequate restitution.

              Never fear, while your package may contain SOME secondhand gifts, I do think that already-broken-into chocolate is pushing the limits, so all of your chocolate will be pristine.

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              • To my giftee:

                The gifts for your horse arrived at my house today. I still need to order one more thing and I think I'll have everything for your package to ship around Dec. 1.

                From your elf

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                • All of the bits have arrived in the workshop for Tiffany01's gift! Now for a little paper, a little ribbon, some tape ... The AlterSleigh and the AlterDeer are getting warmed up and ready to head south! Jingle AlterBells, jingle AlterBells!

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                  • Oh AppendixQHLover! I'm helping your elf out this year!

                    I wanted to let you know that a package is winging it's way to you as we speak! It should be there early next week!

                    I don't have time,
                    to come up with more rhymes.

                    Your box is full of lovely smelling things,
                    that your elf hopes joy to you will bring.


                    Phew! That's hard work! Your elf may be stealth, but she is out there!
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                    • Bluebuckets!!

                      Oh Bluebuckets,

                      I usually try to be,
                      An undercover elf, you see.
                      I had to come out of stealth,
                      Because this elf,
                      Was unsuccesful through email.
                      So I made a new gmail,
                      To come online
                      To find,
                      Some answers to my questions,
                      So I can make some progression
                      On your present
                      To make this Christmas a grand event!



                      Oh Bluebuckets, what is you middle name? Also what is you horses name? Both barn and show.

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                      • Im almost done with my gift

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                        • My giftee's gifts are already arriving...I'm so excited! Just a few more things then I can send them off...

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                          • Finally sitting down and getting updated on this thread! Hi Elf!!! I've never had a "visible" elf, so this is exciting! Ill try to keep up with this thread!!

                            I'm a stelf this year so far. My lap top is on the fritz and so I've been reading and posting from my iPhone--not so easy to make an alter on this tiny screen. But I promise I'm here and shopping and will create my alter soon!!
                            Charlie Brown (1994 bay TB X gelding)
                            White Star (2004 grey TB gelding)

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                            • munchingonhay

                              Munchingonhay, Munchingonhay,
                              I sure hope that this post makes your day

                              This is your elf and I've taken care
                              To make sure that your gifts will get there

                              They are presently in the mail to me
                              And will quite soon be in the mail to thee

                              So do not worry, and do not fret
                              For as sure as you'll give, you'll also get.

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                              • Yippee..

                                Originally posted by AliCat518 View Post
                                Finally sitting down and getting updated on this thread! Hi Elf!!! I've never had a "visible" elf, so this is exciting! Ill try to keep up with this thread!!

                                I'm a stelf this year so far. My lap top is on the fritz and so I've been reading and posting from my iPhone--not so easy to make an alter on this tiny screen. But I promise I'm here and shopping and will create my alter soon!!
                                There you are!!!
                                I am not good at rhymes, so You will have to forgive.
                                Almost ready to send your goody box out.
                                I followed your list almost, but am finding little fun things to add.
                                And goodies to munch as well.
                                I sure hope you like chocolate, Good chocolate not candy bar junk.
                                I will have to send the boys gift in another package as I have run out of room.
                                This elf does not stand on ceremony. You may open and enjoy.
                                Especially because I hate the food to get stale.
                                Everytime I go to the store I find something else.
                                I have gone over the limit.. Limits are bad! LOL
                                Probably this week, or if there is a delay with all the turkey business, Next Monday!
                                Last edited by Alicat's Elf; Nov. 18, 2012, 03:51 PM. Reason: spelling

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                                • Originally posted by To the MAX View Post
                                  Yay! Hi Elf!
                                  1.Chip wears a 78 in blankets, regular horse sized stuff for everything else. Moo is a 64 in blankets, cob sized head, probably pony for everything else.
                                  2. Chip is Casino Royale, Moo is Hometown Honeymoon
                                  3. Either/or is fine with me! I like both!
                                  4. Favorite colors for the horses are navy, hunter, or burgundy. Favorite colors for me would probably also be navy, I also like purple.

                                  Oh, To The Max - I am a James Bond junkie and I would love it if my horse's registered name was Casino Royale! My new puppy's name is Vesper!
                                  Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion.... ~ Emerson

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                                  • I was hoping maybe people could mention ideas for extras.

                                    I tend to feel like some sort of candy is obvious. Really nice fruit is a traditional stocking stuffer too, but not really mailing-friendly.

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                                    • horsie treats?
                                      Barn rat for life

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                                      • Abrant, I just went to town shopping for you!

                                        I'm so excited to send your goodies (that I hope you like!) that I keep forgetting I'm going to soon be getting some of my own from my own elf!

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                                        • You totally made my day!!




                                          Originally posted by Faltered View Post
                                          Munchingonhay, Munchingonhay,
                                          I sure hope that this post makes your day

                                          This is your elf and I've taken care
                                          To make sure that your gifts will get there

                                          They are presently in the mail to me
                                          And will quite soon be in the mail to thee

                                          So do not worry, and do not fret
                                          For as sure as you'll give, you'll also get.
                                          www.facebook.com/doggonegoodgoodies
                                          http://doggonebakedgoods.com/

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