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Rocking with Gigi in Phoenix!!!

Discussion in 'General Chit-Chat' started by Tim Aucoin, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. Tim Aucoin

    Tim Aucoin Very Active Member

    Got back this week from a 2 week trip to Phoenix/Scottsdale. Had an absolute fabulous time down there. LOVE that area and would move there in a heart beat! We spent a lot of time touring around the area. I FINALLY got my picture I wanted in front of a mammoth cactus!! :clapping: We worked out like mad while we were there, and relaxed just as hard.

    I met so many wonderful people. Even met a 3-time Superbowl champ from the New England Patriots... Joe Andruzzi. What a nice guy he is!!

    But... I must say that the absolute highlight of the trip was meeting my dear friend Gigi! :clapping::clapping: She is every bit as sweet as I knew she would be and then some! Her husband is also a great person and it was so amazing to get to know them both. Love you to bits Gigi :loveya::loveya: Can't wait to make my way to your neck of the woods sooner than later!

    Pics:
    - Myself with Joe Andruzzi (on my right). These guys make me look small!! :Big Laugh
    - Wendy & I on New Year Day at the local High School stadium after our 2 hour work-out
    - My amazing cactus picture taken on the Apache Trail
    - Gigi & I
    - Gigi, Wendy & I
    - Boxing training at Amenzone in Scottsdale
    - Gigi & I at the Isagenix New Years Kick-Off Event
     

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  2. Tim Aucoin

    Tim Aucoin Very Active Member

    Someone told me that the pic of me in the desert by the cactus looks like something out of Breaking Bad!! My sister posted; "The Cook" :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    I bought two hats while in Scottsdale and love them! They are now part of my new persona! (is that right??) :rolleyes:
     
  3. Gino

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  4. showcase 66

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    Looks like you had fun.
     
  5. Bigdawg

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    You guys are so cute - look at Gigi - rockin' the braids!

    I've loved watching your progress :smile:
     
  6. insignia

    insignia Very Active Member

    Gigi, what's the deal? Are you waiting on a plane ticket to Ohio? You're visiting all these people and you're making me feel left out here. I'll wear my brown coat for you...
     
  7. 300mphGraphics

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    This is a beautiful time of year. Come back in August and you might change your mind.
     
  8. AzGene

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    So it gets a little warm in the summer. A 2-3 hour drive up north puts you at 6000 feet and 30 degrees cooler with some of the best lake fishing anywhere. For me and mine there is no better place to live. Glad you had a good time T3.
     
  9. Border

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    Looks like a great time with great people!
     
  10. GAC05

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    Sounds like a great time all around.
    Did Gigi show off any new racks for 2013?

    wayne k
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  11. GypsyGraphics

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    Tim.... i was over-the-moon excited to finally get to meet you!!!! YOU'RE JUST LIKE I KNEW YOU WOULD BE!

    i loved ya before i ever got to hug ya! :loveya:
    but i'm so glad i finally got to hug you... and wendy too!

    here's a pic from our first and last day together and a couple of fav's in between
    ggTim_first-day.jpg
    myFav.jpg
    groupCropped.jpg
    TimWendy_last-day.jpg

    by the time we get together again (hopefully in just a few months)... Isagenix will have me back to my old self again.
    what an inspiration you and wendy have been!
     
  12. GypsyGraphics

    GypsyGraphics Major Contributor

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    ooooo the illusive brown coat.... you got a deal! :loveya:
     
  13. GypsyGraphics

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    now you can watch my progress too... consider these my before pics!

    as for the braids... hehe... yeah, i sometime forget i'm a grown up. let's braid each other's hair next time i see you! :clapping:
     
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  15. Tim Aucoin

    Tim Aucoin Very Active Member

    :ROFLMAO: Ya think (he says in his best Jethro Gibbs voice)!!
    Actually, my first time in Phoenix was last August 2012 for a week. It was on average 115 during the day and it would cool off to 90 at night. I LOVED IT! The heat doesn't bother me. A few years back we travelled to Egypt for 2 weeks and it made Phoenix look like the Arctic! Even at my top weight when I was in Egypt, the heat didn't phase me! I guess I'm a hot weather person. Just happens that I was born in Canada where we don't find that kind of heat. I can guarantee that when it comes time to retire, we are headed south somewhere. Likely Scottsdale or Panama... we will see!! :clapping:
     
  16. SD&F

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    The cactus picture is epic...I love it. Gigi is hot and I'm a girl.
    Nice pictures to share.
     
  17. Tim Aucoin

    Tim Aucoin Very Active Member

    Love the cactus picture... I might have to do something with it!! :Big Laugh
    And yes, (I hope I don't get in trouble for saying this...) Gigi is smokin' hot! :loveya: I'm very happily married (as is Gigi), but I gotta say... if she were single, and I were single... :rolleyes: But, if that were the case, I'm sure I'd be up against some formidable competition! :tongue:

    I respect Gigi and love her like I've known her all my life. I haven't told her this, but she inspires me daily! Wendy & I will definitely be seeing more of her and her hubby and getting to know them better! :clapping: It's funny how sometimes you just make that "connection" with someone. That is happening a lot lately with me, and I am fortunate and grateful to have met the people I have over the last couple of years. A lot of you on here (you know who you are) are on that list too! Love my Pennsylvania peeps! :loveya:
     
  18. ddarlak

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    T3 knows how to live life
     
  19. Rick

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    Now that she is back, I'm going to ride my bike past Gigi's house...
     
  20. Tim Aucoin

    Tim Aucoin Very Active Member

    :thankyou: My goal in life is to make a positive difference in other people's lives! Really, why else are we here?! :smile:

    :ROFLMAO: Wave hello for me Rick!
     

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