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Old 12-18-2008, 07:30 PM   #11
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Not food, but I have sent flowers more than once from Send flowers, plants, & gifts baskets. Flower delivery from ProFlowers. and they are always lovely and they will resend if there is a problem.

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Old 12-18-2008, 07:30 PM   #12
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Double bonus today we got some tangerines and raw almonds from Caifornia and a smoked turkey from another friend if it's the same turkey they sent last year I'm in heaven it was so moist with just a light smoking meat pink sooo good.

"It's so beautifully arranged on the plate - you know someone's fingers have been all over it." - Julia Child
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Old 12-18-2008, 07:35 PM   #13
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The only food gifts I'm making this year are for my mother. She doesn't cook anymore so I've made/making a few of her favorites for the freezer.
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Old 12-18-2008, 07:38 PM   #14
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I have sent lots of beautiful fruit from Gregory's Groves?

Christmas tangerines, sugar baby honeybells, honeybells, etc. A very traditional Italian Christmas present (tangerines).
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Old 12-19-2008, 08:06 AM   #15
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Thumbs up Fruitcakes!

A friend made and gave me two fruitcakes with rum. Man, are they ever delicious.
"When the kitchen smells spicy and wonderful, it can only mean one thing... it's not my kitchen."--- Maxine
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Old 12-19-2008, 08:25 AM   #16
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I"m making and sending my grandmas cookies and a jar of the pickles I did to my in-laws in Florida
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Old 12-19-2008, 09:15 AM   #17
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Both my boys and my son's-in-law are getting cookies and each of them one of Katies dark devils food cakes..Plus the oldest loves sea food so I'v ordered him lobester pot pies and several lbs. of large scallops..The youngest is a shrimp nut so he is getting several lbs. of that and a nice box with salami and cheese and crackers to enjoy in front of his new fireplace...Daughters want clothes so that is easy Cade has asked for chocolate chip cookies as has the rest of the little ones..so 2 cakes to go and I'm done...the kitchen has about given DH a stroke as he thinks I' ruining his new counters and stove, funny though he eats anything I don't hide
HEAVEN is Cade, Ethan,Carson, and Olivia,Alyssa,Gianna
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Old 12-19-2008, 10:02 AM   #18
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I mailed some cookies out yesterday-I've never done that before, so I'm curious as to whether they will arrive intact or not. I think I packed them well enough.........?
Mess with me and you mess with the whole trailer park!!!
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Old 12-19-2008, 10:04 AM   #19
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not too many, but for one special friend, I did send the fab frozen, ready-to-bake croissants from Williams-Sonoma. They should be there for them to enjoy on Christmas morning.
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Old 12-19-2008, 11:38 PM   #20
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One of my wifes clients sent her a box of fruit from Hale. It had 9 seedless nectarines and three seedless grapefruits in it. Yum, turned the nectarines into orange juice, made for a really tasty drink.

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