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Post  dstack on 12/23/2014, 7:26 pm

I got one of my Christmas gifts early:  I got red earth worms for the garden! Yes, my Honey knows me well and had worms overnighted from PA. They immediately went to the garden; their new home.  I sure hope they do well!  It'll be interesting to see how well this variety does in South Florida. 


They were ordered from Uncle Jim's Worm Farm


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Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 12/23/2014, 7:33 pm

What a wonderfully romantic gift (only someone who loves to put their hands in the garden dirt would think so!)

My honey "gets" me too, it's such a wonderful thing Laughing
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Post  sanderson on 12/23/2014, 9:08 pm

Dstack, wonderful!

My husband scratched his head. But I told him that if you get a bag of worms, and you garden, especially in table tops / containers, it's a wonderful, thoughtful gift.
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Post  dstack on 12/23/2014, 9:44 pm

Exactly!  It doesn't sound "romantic", as Audrey put it, but it sure was a "wonderful and thoughtful gift" Sanderson.  Very Happy
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Post  Marc Iverson on 12/23/2014, 10:12 pm

One thing you can say about that gift -- it wasn't a thoughtless generic one! It was well-tailored to you.

The gifts that show somebody was really thinking about what you like are often the best ones.
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Post  sanderson on 12/24/2014, 2:45 am

Dstack, Love your Christmas avatar. Marc and Audrey, Agree with the thoughtfulness of it.
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Post  AtlantaMarie on 12/24/2014, 8:37 am

LOL, some of your friends may scratch their heads too.  But it's suited for YOU and that's a wonderful present from your honey!

Sounds like a keeper, DStack!

Let us know how they do in their new home...!
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Post  Kelejan on 12/24/2014, 1:37 pm

My DH's family thought it weird one Christmas when he bought me a wheelbarrow and put it next to the Christmas Tree.
Even though he is long gone, I think of him every time I wheel it around and thank him for his thoughtfulness. The wheelbarrow has lasted 18 years to date, and looks to last another 18 years. love the idea
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Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 12/24/2014, 3:24 pm

@Kelejan wrote:My DH's family thought it weird one Christmas when he bought me a wheelbarrow and put it next to the Christmas Tree.
Even though he is long gone, I think of him every time I wheel it around and thank him for his thoughtfulness. The wheelbarrow has lasted 18 years to date, and looks to last another 18 years. love the idea
awwwww... you brought tears to my eyes. Sending {{{{HUGS}}}} your way for Christmas!
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Post  sanderson on 12/24/2014, 10:50 pm

@audrey.jeanne.roberts wrote:
@Kelejan wrote:My DH's family thought it weird one Christmas when he bought me a wheelbarrow and put it next to the Christmas Tree.
Even though he is long gone, I think of him every time I wheel it around and thank him for his thoughtfulness. The wheelbarrow has lasted 18 years to date, and looks to last another 18 years. love the idea
awwwww... you brought tears to my eyes.  Sending {{{{HUGS}}}} your way for Christmas!
Me, too!
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MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!

Post  dstack on 12/25/2014, 1:54 pm

Merry Christmas!
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