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My work shower/going away party

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#1 rach220

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    Posted 11 June 2009 - 11:49 PM

    For the past year, I have been working at a high school as a counselor intern (a requirement of my Masters program) and it's coming to the end of the year and end of my internship...YAY.

    Anyway...the guys I work with threw me a a very casual wedding shower/going away party a few weeks ago at the golf club across the street from school. They all chipped in for a gift certificate where I'm registered and my supervisor got me the sheets and duvet cover off my registry! My first shower and my first wedding gifts! Totally exciting...

    Here are some pics...

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    My going away gifts...a clock for my desk when (and if) I get a REAL job!
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    I wish I had a pic of this open...it opens up to a calendar, pen and sticky notes...also for my desk...
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    Everyone I work with has a 2 or 3 letter nickname...they call me RTI for "Rachel the Intern" (some others include LGG for "Lipgloss Girl" and "RTP" for "Rob the Phantom"...it's really a fun place to work...I'm going to miss it. This cake was delicious by the way...I'm a chocolate addict.
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    The whole gang!
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    I have my family/friends shower at the end of the month...I HATE HATE HATE opening presents in front of people, but I still can't wait!

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    #2 marryinghimagain

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      Posted 12 June 2009 - 07:54 AM

      Awww, it sounds like a great place to work and wonderful coworkers. What awesome gifts! Thanks for sharing the pics, looks like it was a lot of fun.

      #3 Jess

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        Posted 12 June 2009 - 11:37 AM

        that is so sweet!

        #4 maryyy

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          Posted 12 June 2009 - 11:38 AM

          Aaaaah you have great coworkers, looks like fun!
          Thanks for sharing your pics!

          #5 Cassie

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            Posted 12 June 2009 - 11:39 AM

            How nice of them! Looks like you had fun and got some awesome gifts!
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            #6 becks



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            Posted 12 June 2009 - 11:48 AM

            Oh that sounds like such fun! And that cake looks so yummy!

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            #7 DTHSLove

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              Posted 13 June 2009 - 02:41 PM

              I also will be getting a work shower cant wait.

              #8 Jamaica0619

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                Posted 13 June 2009 - 03:06 PM

                It sounds like you have wonderful co-workers, and this gave you a little practice before the family/friends wedding shower.
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