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Old 04-25-2015, 06:39 PM   #1
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An Airhead Shower

As some of you know hardwaregrrl and her partner adopted a little boy. We had an idea to give them an ADV shower, so here are a few pics. Bravo to you ADV peeps out there as she and everyone else were shocked and truly pleased with everyone's generosity. Help me wish their happy family well on this new adventure.


From left to right, My Wife, Bgoodsoil (back to camera), Fearless (beard), globalt38 (floor), Blaine.Hale (sofa), Blaine's girl Renea, harwdaregrrl (Jenna), Jenna's Partner Christan, George and his wife.

First Gift


Well done ADV. Well Done.
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Old 04-25-2015, 06:52 PM   #2
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Whoop Whoop! Wish I was closer to you lot. Good to see lots of smiling faces.
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Old 04-25-2015, 07:12 PM   #3
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For baby things, not bike things. Funny. Does anybody make baby racks?

Good luck, you three!
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Old 04-25-2015, 07:38 PM   #4
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Really, really cool!!!!!

I wish I could have been there for the shower, you guys are going to great parents!

All my best,

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Old 04-25-2015, 08:18 PM   #5
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Good on ya! The little one WILL change your life, it's truly a wonderful change though. The hardest part is taking time for granted. Good luck and stay positive, I'm happy for the both of you!
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Old 04-25-2015, 08:38 PM   #6
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congrats

We had a little girl six months ago. Time will fly by .
I have a bunch of baby clothes but they are for a girl
but if you don't care I will send them to you.
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Old 04-25-2015, 08:39 PM   #7
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Old 04-25-2015, 08:45 PM   #8
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Very cool! Thanks for sharing.
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Old 04-25-2015, 09:16 PM   #9
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Congrat's

Baby boy, yea!
Never will life be the same......
Or better!
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Old 04-26-2015, 06:36 AM   #10
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Sidecar = baby carrier = baby "thing" = easy rationalization.

Wish we could have been there. Huge props to Fred & "Team Atlanta" for putting this together.
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Old 04-26-2015, 07:03 AM   #11
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Sorry I'm late to the party....turns out, babies don't give a shit that you need to post "thanks" on advrider.

It's funny how hard it is to say "thank you" to a group of friends when they do something so incredibly selfless for you. I think it's because you don't want them to see you cry. Friends that you may never get the chance to hug, or shake their hand because they're your friends from the internet. Well turns out, I've got quite a few!

Thanks again to Fred and Mark for coming up with the idea and executing it brilliantly!!! And it was so great to see Brad, Big George, Jason, Blaine, Renee, Noelle, Mary Gay, Bucky, and Phil! God, I hope I didn't leave anyone out?? And lesson learned....it's hard to hold a baby and take pics. So forgive me

Phil and Mark...
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The haul!


He's unimpressed.



"No mom, you don't need it"


He thinks the Dobber is A-OK!



And to all my internet pals.....look for me in your inbox....I'll do my best to send "thank you's" as fast as I can. Mom raised a polite midwesterner......the swearing came later.
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Old 04-26-2015, 02:59 PM   #12
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Aw, so freekin' SU-WEEEEEET!! Thanks for posting the pics, good to "see" it all happen... You are all DA BEST!!

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Old 04-26-2015, 04:36 PM   #13
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Congratulations. Good luck to all three of you. Looking forward to pics of that little tyke growing up.
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Old 04-26-2015, 04:38 PM   #14
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Audit

Can we get a financial audit.... the check I sent was $800 !

That baby's flipping cute.

Good stuff.

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Old 04-26-2015, 05:22 PM   #15
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Absolutely great!

Congratulations.
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