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#181 of 339 Old 06-27-2010, 09:18 PM
 
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If anyone gets them and can share, I would be indebted forever....I would PAY a hefty sum for a lollipop and tee shirt to be overnighted too!

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Desperate to expose, Olivia is 10 in August!
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I am so excited to hear about her son breaking out. We also exposed the next day and Kim we are so so grateful. So far nothing but I wasn't expecting anything until the end of the week. I am more than happy to fed-ex lollipops or t-shirts. I am also expecting if the little guy gets them his older brothers will in weeks to come.

Funny side note. We went to see friends in St. J today and her 8 year old has the chicken pox and they can't figure out where they got them!!

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Erin, crossing my fingers for your LO!

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Hi Pumpkin,
Grace's children got them, thanks to you! It sounds like they've been busily exposing all of Central Vermont. We're going over this evening -- wish us luck!
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YEAH!! Looks like we have them. I keep seeing little spots coming out and they can't all be bug bites! So in a few weeks the older boys should have it as well.
Anyone who wants to come over tomorrow after lunch is welcome. I live in Worcester VT.
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I have never been so excited about my kid being sick!

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ps thanks again pumpkin!
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Wah Hoo!!! So glad we could spread the love!

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oh man...i wish i could expose my 3yo!! but i just don't know how i feel about it b/c of the 8 week old.

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we have NOTHING at this point

we are leaning towards not getting it--but I do know we have time---

PUMPKIN, could you post a time line--using # or ABC to show who exposed and who has it? just wondering

is this some SUPER strain in VT that within 14 days this many have broken out???????

 

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#189 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:33 PM
 
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we have NOTHING at this point

we are leaning towards not getting it--but I do know we have time---

PUMPKIN, could you post a time line--using # or ABC to show who exposed and who has it? just wondering

is this some SUPER strain in VT that within 14 days this many have broken out???????
I think I have most people straight. Here goes:

DS broke out on 6/12
Child A (accidental exposure) exposed 6/12, spots on 6/25: 13 day incubation
Child B exposed 6/14, spots on 6/28: 14 day incubation
Children C (6 kiddos) exposed 6/15, spots on 6/28: 13 day incubation (not sure if all 6 have spots)
Child D exposed 6/15, no spots yet 13 days incubation so far
Children E (2 kiddos), exposed 6/15, have not heard from them, 13 days incubation so far
Child F exposed 6/16, no spots yet (saw them today). 12 days incubation so far.

There are also a few that I have not heard from, so am assuming that they don't have them yet. Looks like a good strong strain though, with such a high percentage catching them.

Remember, he incubated them for 22 days, so you are still within the time frame to potentially get them. Sending spotty thoughts your way, and by the way, I LOVE the card you sent to him! Where on earth did you find it?

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what letter are we??? ----------X----------?????
we were the 15th


the WAIT is killing us--------I do know I broke out on the 28th day!!


the elephant----and DO spin the wheel!!!!

I found it YEARS ago and I have a stash of old cards---the only one like that--figured one day I could use it and I did!!!

don't see those these days in the Hallmark stores--I wonder WHY???

 

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I think we are D----let's just make it an F!!! ha ha!!!

 

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what letter are we??? ----------X----------?????
we were the 15th


the WAIT is killing us--------I do know I broke out on the 28th day!!


the elephant----and DO spin the wheel!!!!

I found it YEARS ago and I have a stash of old cards---the only one like that--figured one day I could use it and I did!!!

don't see those these days in the Hallmark stores--I wonder WHY???
Sorry about that, I put you guys in there. You are letter "D" I really should have written everyone down. Things got so crazy there for a while. A sick kiddo, and so many visitors that I am not likely to ever see again. What a whirlwind of a week! Off to add more that I just remembered!

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thank you!!!!

it's all GOOD!!

 

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Oh, I wanted to add that the child that DS got them from incubated them for 18 days and the child that she got them from incubated them for 18 days as well. You are still WELL within the time frame to come down with them. I will definitely still be stalking this thread for at LEAST another week or so!

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Cool! Where are you?

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ah!

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Anyone else?

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My older boys are on day 12 from when the youngest broke out. We are keeping our fingers crossed for moderate cases. Should be a bunch of kids breaking out soon b.c I know 4 kids in Montpelier that exposed LOTS of kids in town and we exposed a good number too...
keep spreading the love or the pox..
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We got a package from Pumpkin although we did not get the pox. Although, my ds (17 mos) did have a bug bite looking rash coming and going right around spot sprouting time but no blisters.

We just got another box today...which happens to have come about because of a box from Pumpkin.
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I am really hoping to see some new cases! We need to get it back down in MA!
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It looks like we might have them -- I'll post tomorrow when I'm 100% sure, but it is definitely acting like chickenpox: tiny pimples on the back, and more all the time. I'd be happy to host anyone who wants to come get them (we are in Middlesex VT). Email me directly at wteachout@gmail.com.

Pumpkin, these are the grandbabies of your pox: thanks for spreading!
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Yippee!!!

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Yup, we have them! It's still pretty early. One of my sons started sprouting on Saturday evening, another last night. I think the next 48 hours will be prime spreading time.
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sweet!
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Looks like my middle son has them now too. Grandbabies of Pumkin. YEAH. and a mama I fed exed a shirt to 2 weeks ago has got them too!! Now I am waiting on the eldest...

4-babes feel free to call if you are having sleepless nights. I will be up too!

yeah pox
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Looks like my middle son has them now too. Grandbabies of Pumkin. YEAH. and a mama I fed exed a shirt to 2 weeks ago has got them too!! Now I am waiting on the eldest...

4-babes feel free to call if you are having sleepless nights. I will be up too!

yeah pox
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for spreading the love! Where in VT are you? I am SO hoping it will come down towards us in Manchester, NH!!!! We have a bunch of mamas here waiting for a pox party!

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We have them again! DD woke up with about a hundred spots this morning. We're in Middlesex, VT, just north of Montpelier. Happy to have company.
Email me directly: wteachout@gmail.com or call (802)223-3606, since I might not be checking back for a while.
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Hoping it comes back to NH!
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Thanks for hosting the pox party yesterday, 4 babes. We drove back to central MA last night and will wait and see if my two DDs contract....
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