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Old 01-13-2012, 10:42 PM   #61
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So today I had another meeting regarding phase II of our grand, do it yourself, don't go back to corporate America plan. Phase II is coming right along. Phase I is shaping up nicely as well. Soon I can announce phase II as well.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:44 PM   #62
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I also have a face to face interview next week with a local company - the very first face to face one. I can't wait to hear what they say, and then politely say no. DW tells me not to be so rash - at least give the pretense that I'm pondering what they have to say. So I'll probably do that. Maybe.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:45 PM   #64
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But at the same time, I don't want to go back to that life. I've tasted working for myself, and I like it. A lot.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:45 PM   #65
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Nothing...

Lots and lots of nothing.
Nothing new there.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:46 PM   #66
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Lots and lots of nothing.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:50 PM   #68
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Besides Pearl Harbor, and some parasailing, and snorkeling... what is another "must-do" that YOU would recommend when I go to Hawaii? I will only be on Oahu, so island hopping and volcanoes on the big island are out. I have a list myself - but I'm interested in your opinions (at least those of you who have been to Oahu before). I've only stayed in a hotel on Oahu - as each time I've been to HI it's just been a stop over before going to Maui, Kauai or Molokai.

Anything you're interested in my capturing pics of for you? Not that I'm promising of course...
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AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:50 PM   #69
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Ain't that the point?
Naturally.
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DISNEYLAND: Way too many to possibly count! I grew up 30 mins. from DL. Former CM. AP holder for 20 yrs. Premier Pass AP. All 3 DL Resorts and numerous off-site hotels.
WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:52 PM   #70
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So okay - here's my first photo post of the new thread... have to break it in, you know...


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DISNEYLAND: Way too many to possibly count! I grew up 30 mins. from DL. Former CM. AP holder for 20 yrs. Premier Pass AP. All 3 DL Resorts and numerous off-site hotels.
WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:53 PM   #71
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And my first Disney photo post...

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DISNEYLAND: Way too many to possibly count! I grew up 30 mins. from DL. Former CM. AP holder for 20 yrs. Premier Pass AP. All 3 DL Resorts and numerous off-site hotels.
WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:55 PM   #72
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Wall to wall creeps, and hot and cold running chills! Shh...listen
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And one more Disney photo posting... for now...

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DISNEYLAND: Way too many to possibly count! I grew up 30 mins. from DL. Former CM. AP holder for 20 yrs. Premier Pass AP. All 3 DL Resorts and numerous off-site hotels.
WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:55 PM   #73
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Besides Pearl Harbor, and some parasailing, and snorkeling... what is another "must-do" that YOU would recommend when I go to Hawaii? I will only be on Oahu, so island hopping and volcanoes on the big island are out. I have a list myself - but I'm interested in your opinions (at least those of you who have been to Oahu before). I've only stayed in a hotel on Oahu - as each time I've been to HI it's just been a stop over before going to Maui, Kauai or Molokai.

Anything you're interested in my capturing pics of for you? Not that I'm promising of course...
Looking for Evil Tiki God Idols on the beach!
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:56 PM   #74
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Ok.

How about I search for Greg Brady surfing while I'm at it...
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WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
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Old 01-13-2012, 10:59 PM   #75
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I have spent several days going back and forth with a lady regarding a WDW trip this fall. She was so NOT into it when she first contacted me - but by tonight... she is so excited and ready to go! She can't stand that she has to wait until October. I love sharing my enthusiasm with others - but I really love it when they catch the fever from it all.
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WDW: 58 trips on & off-site, including DVC, Deluxe, Moderate & Value - in 18 different WDW resorts & numerous off-site resorts. AP holder for 5 yrs. Premier Pass AP holder.
AULANI: 1 so far. More to come though, & definitely looking forward to returning!
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