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Old 07-03-2007, 09:48 AM   #201
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One of my favorite places to go on vacation is Sanibel and Captiva Islands near Ft Myers Fl. I just love it there - you feel like you are on a tropical island but you don't have to leave the US.

So I turned Sanibel into Sanibelle!
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Old 07-03-2007, 10:34 AM   #202
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I used to be called something else (Traciloveslepp) BUT I picked that name out in a huge hurry when I first got online and joined the Def Leppard online communities. That was 4 years ago, and that and Pogo.com are the only places I use that name. But on Pogo Traciloveslepp was already taken. So I added an s. Weird.

PaperGirl was born when DH and I bought 2 newspapers on the coast of Texas. Even though we dont own them anymore, the name sticks...and if I go somewhere where I cant be the only PaperGirl, I usually stick an X in front of it.
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Old 07-03-2007, 12:57 PM   #203
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Sibelle,, I have alway wanted to know. The picture under your name, where is that from? it looks like Brice Canyon in Utah.

My name is.... Well My name plus my b-day 10- 19.. NO year..

I have been MommySwan.. B/c I'm a mom and my part of my last name.

My DH has a neat on line name it is Richbutnot. He play poker on line, His real name is Richard.. so it is Rich.but.not... get it?

We also go Geocaching. On that board we are know as The Griswold. From National Lampoon's Vacation movies. It works for us. We love to travel, and in the movie there is a DH--Clark, DW-- Ellen and 2 kids.. DS-- Rusty and a DD--Audrey. Just like my family.
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Old 07-03-2007, 01:12 PM   #204
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Interesting thread :D.

I lift weights so that's where my name came from :D.
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Old 07-03-2007, 02:08 PM   #205
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My dad nicknamed me Fifi as an infant because even he apparently didn't like my given name. I was called Fifi, La'Fif, Feef, Daughter #2.

From mom, I was raised being called my what I thought was my given name DammitJanet. *sigh*.

I shortened it to Jan as an adult. My kids call me mom, my husband calls me hun, my grands call me Nana and GrammaNana, and my girlfriend is teaching her daughter to call me GrammaFeef.

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Old 07-03-2007, 02:37 PM   #206
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I am glad this thread was revived. Very interesting. My screen name comes from a mispronouncement of my Greek last name. :happydancing:
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Old 07-03-2007, 02:53 PM   #207
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My name is Natalia and sometimes my friends call me Nat, so I'm KnittingNat.
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Old 07-03-2007, 02:59 PM   #208
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Just my nickname since childhood! I like the BMUP road sign.
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Old 07-03-2007, 04:16 PM   #209
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My screen name is a nickname my mom gave me because I simply love everything about moose .

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Old 07-03-2007, 04:34 PM   #210
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I'm pretty straightforward - mine is because I am a mommy to (2) two alyns! Both of my girls' first names end in -a and both of their middle names end in -lyn, so I combined them. And we actually didn't plan for their names to match like that - I didn't even notice it until my youngest was several months old!
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