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Thread: Fab 5's 23rd December 2016

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    Guardian of the North and kipper holder Angie's Avatar
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    Fab 5's 23rd December 2016

    Sorry this is a bit late in the day

    Can you believe it's Friday again already? So... It's time to share our FAB 5's!

    The rules are as always

    • Aim for 5, but no upper or lower limit. Each one is celebrated
    • No negativity allowed.
    Mine to get you started:

    1 Starting new job
    2 A good party for my Sister in Law
    3 Having fun in training
    4 Laughing with Jay and the kids
    5 One of my Favourite films is on in the morning Dr Zhivago
    Last edited by Angie; 23-12-16 at 09:55 PM.

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    SuperWoman Stella180's Avatar
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    Hiding under the Duvet
    Seeing my boys midweek
    Them spending some of their pocket money on me
    Marmite and Ferrero Rocher. The two best Christmas gifts EVER!
    Recieved lots of cards in the post this year. Always nice.
    Party last weekend and I survived

    And....thinking about all my amazing friends. I have to pinch myself to make sure it's real.
    The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
    J. M. Barrie

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    Princess Sparkles Paula's Avatar
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    I forgot it's Friday!

    - Early Christmas lunch at my brothers, lots of laughs, love and pressies
    - spending time with mum and dad
    - awesome Strictly final
    - been super busy seeing several friends (and even doing some jewellery shopping)
    - being signed off by GP for early retirement
    I believe if you wear enough pretty lipstick, sparkly jewellery and great shoes, no one will notice the size of your ass

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    Moderator of Awesomeness magie06's Avatar
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    1. Being asked back to the school after Christmas. Something Something I was hoping for but not really expecting.
    2. Getting recognised in the church on Tuesday by the small people in the two junior classes.
    3. Taking part in the 2 carol services that I attended during the week.
    4. Enjoying the warm glow of special friendships from people here.
    5. Having the support of all my friends, it really means a lot.
    6. Wishing everyone a very happy Christmas.

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    Not "nagging" really... Suzi's Avatar
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    oops sorry for not posting this! Thanks Angie for stepping in for me

    Strictly fine - was awesome
    Festive shopping
    The Christmas concert - my girls were brilliant!
    My cheque from my inheritance cleared!
    Wrapping almost done.
    H saying that it was the best one in the whole world
    You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
    - Jon Kabat-Zinn

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    Librarian and chief holder of antiquities and biscuits Jaquaia's Avatar
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    I forgot it was friday today too!

    Awesome friends
    Getting the christmas cakes finished
    Films from my childhood being on the tv; Flight of the Navigator! Yay!
    Tn prdu, jhami s rcbro

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    And from me:
    1. Lots of cards from lovely people.
    2. Having family and friends round yesterday.
    3. Laughing a lot reminiscing with my best friend.
    4. Spending nearly an hour on the phone with my son Jay.
    5. Now this is weird......watching the baubles turning round on the tree with the lights twinkling, in the dark, and the fire crackling with no tv on. Reminds me of Christmas's past.

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    Hero Member OldMike's Avatar
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    Off his tree in Manchester UK
    • Christmas cards from two people on DWD.
    • Lunch out with my sister on Tuesday.
    • Support from people on this forum, thanks guys.
    • Replaced my bathroom, toilet and cloakroom light fittings.
    • Coffee with my neighbour yesterday (Friday) afternoon.
    70 and counting, less of the "Old" call me "Mike"

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    Librarian and chief holder of antiquities and biscuits Jaquaia's Avatar
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    I did mean to ask you for your address Mike but everytime I logged on I forgot! Memory like a goldfish!
    Tn prdu, jhami s rcbro

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