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Bobby Rico

@Brett Breakin' Rocks Lovely photos and it just goes to show even a 40 year old dinosaur toy can still hold the imagination of 4 year old. Plastic dinosaur are the best toys ever.   

 

I am :envy: over your shark teeth collection.  Cheers Bobby 

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fifbrindacier
On 7/18/2019 at 3:38 PM, Brett Breakin' Rocks said:

Well, here are the best finds all cleaned up. This buddy team is really working hard to bring in the good stuff. 

 

Sara thought she had picked up a bowling ball. A femoral head from a big bone popped up instead. 

 

Whew .... that was a looooong walk with that thing on her back. Stephan helped of course.

 

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Wow, Sara is soo strong !

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Bobby Rico
2 hours ago, Brett Breakin' Rocks said:

Yes .. I am convinced that dinosaurs and the like are amazing for the wonderful and free-flowing imaginations of small children. 

Lovely pictures of your kiddies and I also I quite like model ships.

BTW I was wondering if you have any pictures of your thunderegg collection? 

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fifbrindacier

Those model ships are farest better than mine and those megalodon teeth make me drooling.

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Brett Breakin' Rocks
7 hours ago, Bobby Rico said:

Lovely pictures of your kiddies and I also I quite like model ships.

BTW I was wondering if you have any pictures of your thunderegg collection? 

Hey Bobby, I posted some images of the as yet, unopened eggs on the Madras Ranch post.

 

15 minutes ago, fifbrindacier said:

Those model ships are farest better than mine and those megalodon teeth make me drooling.

Yes, the meg teeth have me drooling too .. just not sure I'd want to embark on any black-water dives to find them. 

 

Cheers,

Brett

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caldigger

Now has every recipient been writing a note in the book and doing the item exchange?  :fingerscrossed:

 

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Brett Breakin' Rocks

Day 01 of our Florida adventure. A rendezvous with an old friend. Sara tried some lazer-tag for the first time and took out her frustrations on the enemy.

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Honestly I don't blame her ... life can be stressful. But fun, if you allow it. 

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A quick dip in the pool with an author approved conveyance.

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The 'fish' flops however are .... interesting? It is Florida after all.

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Sunset dinner on the river, with a challenging game of chess. 

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Day 02 - We drove up to North Florida to High Springs. Thus named for the Ocala Limestone and the fresh water springs rising up from the Floridian aquifer. (which partially underlies 5 states)

 

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My cousin lives there on a small farm called Belle Arbor and works on custom woodworking projects. He has switched to hand tools only. 

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Sara is keen to inspect the workmanship. 

 

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... and inspect the tools of course .....

 

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After some fresh food from the garden it was off to the springs.

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Did I mention the headwater springs of the Ichetucknee River where the water rushes up from beneath the ground were a bit chilly 72 °F (22 °C) ??

 

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Cold and beautiful but refreshing on a hot day ... Sara had to be careful because she doesn't float and swimming can be difficult at times without help.  Don't ask me how I know.

 

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As seen from above .....

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https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/ichetucknee-springs-state-park

 

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Did I mention the headwater springs of the Ichetucknee River where the water rushes up from beneath the ground were a bit chilly 72 °F (22 °C) ??

 

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Cold and beautiful but refreshing on a hot day ... Sara had to be careful because she doesn't float and swimming can be difficult at times without help.  Don't ask me how I know.

 

:heartylaugh:

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Brett Breakin' Rocks

We got home only to discover a  @caldigger trade. He is always so kind and included some micro-matrix. 

 

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The kids and Sara jumped into action. She is quite good searching the matrix, this is where her size is quite the asset. 

 

Get em' Sara !

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Well, Sara is off to California next. Bon Voyage Sara.

 

Safe travels....

 

 

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fifbrindacier
On 7/31/2019 at 1:36 PM, caldigger said:

Now has every recipient been writing a note in the book and doing the item exchange?  :fingerscrossed:

 

Whom are you referring to ?:P:fingerscrossed:

 

On 8/2/2019 at 2:14 PM, Brett Breakin' Rocks said:

We got home only to discover a  @caldigger trade. He is always so kind and included some micro-matrix. 

The kids and Sara jumped into action. She is quite good searching the matrix, this is where her size is quite the asset. 

Get em' Sara !

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Well, Sara is off to California next. Bon Voyage Sara.

Safe travels....

 

 

Bon voyage Sara.

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fifbrindacier
On 8/2/2019 at 2:08 PM, Brett Breakin' Rocks said:

Day 03 on our way home we stopped at the Gainesville Natural History Museum. This small museum is quite dense with some great fossil and shell exhibits. 

With nice souvenirs and new friends.

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dinosaur man

I’ll take Sara

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Brett Breakin' Rocks
5 minutes ago, dinosaur man said:

I’ll take Sara

Hi there ... Sara has an itinerary. If you'd like to become a destination and host Sara.

 

 Add your name to the top of this list if you want to play. Members that have already recieved Sara will check their name off the list as we go.

Please contact the next member going up the list for their shipping information.

https://flask.io/Vo8Y4p1Bspho

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dinosaur man

Ok I did thanks 

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Randyw

WOW! Looking at that list Sara has years of traveling ahead of her! Personally I’d be afraid to have such a celebrity at my home! Love watching her travels though!:popcorn:

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caldigger
On 8/6/2019 at 6:20 PM, Randyw said:

WOW! Looking at that list Sara has years of traveling ahead of her! Personally I’d be afraid to have such a celebrity at my home! Love watching her travels though!:popcorn:

And she was so looking forward to visiting Nebraska! 

I think I actually see tears welling up in her eyes. :mellow:

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Randyw
4 minutes ago, caldigger said:

And she was so looking forward to visiting Nebraska! 

I think I actually see tears welling up in her eyes. :mellow:

Tears of joy maybe! :D

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Randyw
On 8/8/2019 at 9:52 PM, caldigger said:

But you're her favorite Star Wars character!

                 DARTH PREPPER

 

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:heartylaugh::heartylaugh::default_rofl:Thanks now I have to clean Diet Pepsi off my iPad screen! My wife asked what I was laughing at so I showed her and she’s busting a gut too!

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