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Secret Swap, who participated

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by mustangsaguaro, Jan 30, 2008.

  1. mustangsaguaro

    mustangsaguaro Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Am curious who participated in the secret swap this month? I did and have received my stuff. My swap buddy was Lesile (aka: Leslie in North Pole). I plan on taking pictures of my stuff and will post them here later today. For those of you that participated, why don't you post in the post who your partner was, where they were from and post pictures of what you got.

    Kim
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    How did I miss out on a swap? [​IMG]
     
  3. Leslie In North Pole

    Leslie In North Pole Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Due to problems in the past, the board could not allow a formal swap. The member who wanted to head a swap was permitted to post swap details on their personal page, as long as it was off board. I happened to notice the link at the bottom of their posts through the first few weeks of this month.

    I am glad I gambled on doing the swap, I have participated in the last several swaps on the ez/yuku BYC and have always enjoyed it and was nervous because there are so many people here that I am not familiar with. (Nervousness compound by the fact there was never a formal list published as well.)

    Hopefully, we will be able participate in board sanctioned swaps in the future, once the board owner and moderators feel it can be done safely because nobody wants anyone to get hurt/taken advantage of and with so many young members it isn't easy to establish if there is parental consent.

    Leslie [​IMG]

    Oh, I will post a picture later. Kim sent me a wonderful box of things that will definetely come in handy.
     
  4. Leslie In North Pole

    Leslie In North Pole Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Update, for Kim....


    TADA!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Wooden_Pony

    Wooden_Pony Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] I never got anything from my swap partner and they were the one who started this newest one. Oh well.
     
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  6. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    Those are adorable! [​IMG]
     
  7. Cheekon

    Cheekon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2008
    NY
    Quote:It was a SECRET swap.
     
  8. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    I have heard good things about this most recent one although I know there were allot of problems in the past I would be willing to participate next time.

    Thanks,
    Henry
     
  9. Smitty's Farm

    Smitty's Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 24, 2007
    St Clair County, Il
    I participated. I know there were problems in the past, but didn't hear anything negative about the latest one that took place this winter. Did anything negative happen in this past one?????? I think we were suppose to swap in Feb, but my partner & I decided to make our swap in March. It was fun!!!!!
     
  10. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    I participated and my dear Okiechick sent me the neatest antique chicken measuring cups and chicken figurines. They were beautiful and totally perfect for me.
     

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