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Goodbye Angie. Hello Sweet Caroline!

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Bob and I have been riding our new (free!!!) bicycles around the neighborhood a lot since we picked them up Saturday morning. Oh, how I missed riding a bike! So I have to say goodbye to my SUV, Angie. But I'm excited about commuting on my bike and saving about $160 per month :-D
Oh, and I think I'll call my bike Caroline because when I ride her I keep humming "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond. Hah!

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GIOSANT 9/6/2011 2:45AM

  Dear Melissa and Bob,

I wanted to Thank you both for dedicating one of your videos to me in the past. I always enjoy watching your videos, although I must admit that I haven't had much time lately to do that.

I think that is SOOOOooooooooo cool that you got yourself some bikes, and FREE at that! Nice! I love the 'Sweet Caroline' part and the yellow 'glow-in-the-dark' pedals that are on Bob's bike. Your videos are really entertaining! I love the elements that you add: 1) Excellent voice quality, especially considering that you are outdoors!, 2) Fun element!...Bob passing by on the bicycle and blowing a kiss to you! :-) 3) Reality aspect (giving up Angie, but saving $ 160/month), 4) Enthusiasm from both of you! 5) Likability factor...Both of you are really easy to like!...Have you ever thought about contacting a show to get your own exercise segment? Seriously! What I enjoy is that you have fun doing whatever it is that you are doing.

I checked out your website ( nice and easy to maneuver around. I saw the bracelets, beautifully done. Do you make necklaces, too?

OK, well keep having fun...and making those videos. I always feel good after watching your videos! Thank you!

P.S. - CONGRATULATIONS on your 10-pound loss!

Keep Sparkin'!

Giovanna emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

Comment edited on: 9/6/2011 2:47:30 AM

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AQUAGIRL08 8/23/2011 3:40PM

    Congratulations on your new bikes! Sorry about your Angie :( I know SUVs can get really expensive. Enjoy your rides!

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SMB_AB 8/22/2011 9:22PM

    It is soooo awesome to see you guys enjoying your bikes. Riding bikes is cool, I loved riding as a kid. I'd love to ride again!!! Have lots of fun and take a ride for me!!! emoticon

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SXVERDE 8/22/2011 9:27AM

    Aw that's really cool!! Me and my man have been wanting to get bikes for months now. Hopefully soon!!! Hope you both have a blast with your new wheels!

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AMANDAJCD 8/22/2011 8:31AM

    Hooray, cycling! Congrats on the bicycle :)

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PICKLEDGINGER2 8/22/2011 12:33AM

  Love ND, too.

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ALLPROTAMMY 8/22/2011 12:17AM

    Awesome! I love to ride a bike..haven't done it for a while but I know it is fun. I hope Angie going is a good thing. Blessings sent your way!

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GRACEISENUF 8/21/2011 11:31PM


Happy cycling!

Padded seats are pretty good and Walmart carries them out here.

emoticon Angie :)

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TBRANCH2 8/21/2011 9:25PM

    AHA! So, that is why you were unable to make the team walk on Saturday!!! You were sooooo missed!!! I really needed your sense of humor, too! Well, have a great time on the newest additions to your family and I look forward to seeing you BOTH in 3 weeks at the next walk!!!!!!!

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