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2008 COTH Christmas Card Sign Up Thread

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  • #21
    Last year was my first year participating, and it was fantastic! Can't wait to start getting all the unique cards and letters.

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    • #22
      Originally posted by WW_Queen View Post
      Okay, I'm in.

      Is there anything I need to know besides emailing the required info to the email addy above?
      Freebird will send you a list of names and addresses and you take it from there. All the cards are beautiful and it's so fun to learn more about your fellow COTHer's and their beasties. It was the best part of my holiday season last year!
      Last edited by Reds-n-Greys; Oct. 27, 2008, 11:34 AM.
      ** I LOVE PUIKA & SHELLA FAN CLUB*** member
      Originally posted by 2DogsFarm
      Good job R&G!
      You may now add Horsesaver Extraordinaire to your resume

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      • #23
        I signed up! Now to pick out the cards! About how many names can I expect to have on *my* list?
        "Dressage" is just a fancy word for flatwork

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        • #24
          Last year's was around 50 - give or take a few.
          ** I LOVE PUIKA & SHELLA FAN CLUB*** member
          Originally posted by 2DogsFarm
          Good job R&G!
          You may now add Horsesaver Extraordinaire to your resume

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            #25
            Originally posted by WW_Queen View Post
            Okay, I'm in.

            Is there anything I need to know besides emailing the required info to the email addy above?

            Hey gang,

            Just wanted to let everyone know that I have been having computer issues, but I will hopefully be sending an email out tonight or tomorrow. When I do, I will let you guys know here on this thread (so that if you do not get my email, you can resend me your info)

            I think my last count was around 30 folks.

            WW_Queen - You can send what ever you like - Just a card, Card and picture, Postcard, Newsletter with pics - whatever you like!

            As for when to send them - this too, is up to you. Last year, I got some early, and some way after Christmas. I personally liked the latter, since it was a great after holiday pick me up.
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            • #26
              30 is a very nice number

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              • #27
                Just bumping this up for Freebird! for when she sorts out her computer issues...
                "Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucious
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                • #28
                  1st year!

                  1st year participating in it. I am really excited!
                  ~Your horse can only be as brave as you are~

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                  • #29
                    I'd love to be a part...but I'm moving on Dec. 28th...do you think the cards will arrive before I leave?
                    "But always, to her, red and green cabbages were to be jade and Burgundy, crysoprase and porphyry. Life has no weapons against a woman like that." - Edna Ferber, So Big

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                    • #30
                      Originally posted by blackwatch86 View Post
                      I'd love to be a part...but I'm moving on Dec. 28th...do you think the cards will arrive before I leave?

                      I would think they would arrive before Christmas, that is the usual idea.
                      http://www.talloaksfarm.net ---"Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts." --- Winston Churchill

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                      • #31
                        Originally posted by jazzrider View Post
                        Just bumping this up for Freebird! for when she sorts out her computer issues...
                        Should be today. Her laptop was at Dr. Geek Squad for the once over
                        <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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                        • #32
                          Just bumping this up as I haven't received anything.

                          Are we still doing this? Do I need to resend my info? Am I a flake?

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                          • #33
                            Any news on the list?
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                            • #34
                              My understanding is the Freebird is having some computer issues. I'm sure we'll hear from her once the Geek Squad has done their thing.
                              "Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucious
                              <>< I.I.

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                              • #35
                                Just got off the phone with Freebird. The geeks at Geek Squad are taking their own sweet time with her laptop. Unacceptable!

                                Soooo, I'm gonna step in and start transferring the e-mails into a database. Once I'm done, I'll send it out with three versions: pre-merged onto Avery 5160 Labels (30 per page), a Word document and an Excel spreadsheet for merging purposes. This way it's easily used by everyone in whichever format they need.

                                Keep 'em coming!
                                <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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                                • #36
                                  ok -- I'm not quite ready to take on the job of Secret Santa, but I can do cards.
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                                  • #37
                                    Originally posted by ChocoMare View Post
                                    Just got off the phone with Freebird. The geeks at Geek Squad are taking their own sweet time with her laptop. Unacceptable!

                                    Soooo, I'm gonna step in and start transferring the e-mails into a database. Once I'm done, I'll send it out with three versions: pre-merged onto Avery 5160 Labels (30 per page), a Word document and an Excel spreadsheet for merging purposes. This way it's easily used by everyone in whichever format they need.

                                    Keep 'em coming!
                                    You're doing the merge for us? You're awesome!!!!
                                    "Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucious
                                    <>< I.I.

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                                    • #38
                                      I am pretty sure I did send an email to join up. I will send one again tonight. I LOVE getting things in the mail besides bills/direct marketing/catalogs.
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                                      • #39
                                        Oooh, no need to resend. I gotcha APQHL!
                                        <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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                                        • #40
                                          I can't wait to go pick cards...that's usually a day long event for me. Except for last year when I decided to MAKE all my cards. It was, um, fun, I guess, but it's not happening again.
                                          Aren't these lovely... Designer Browbands You know you want one!

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