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So, I finally got my present for myself for passing the PE exam. I bought myself an iPod Touch. :th_rockon:

Many people around here know that this wasn't my first PE exam that I have passed and I have (of course) bought myself a big ticket gift after passing each exam. Who knows, maybe I am the only one who does this sort of thing.

So, what have you bought yourself for passing the PE exam? Does anyone need any ideas?

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So, I finally got my present for myself for passing the PE exam. I bought myself an iPod Touch. :th_rockon:

Many people know around here know that this wasn't my first PE exam that I have passed and I have (of course) bought myself a big ticket gift after passing each exam.

So, what have you bought yourself for passing the PE exam? Does anyone need any ideas?

My husband took me out to The Melting Pot (Yummy)!

My big ticket item that I will buy will be the framing for my PE Certificate once it arrives.

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My husband took me out to The Melting Pot (Yummy)!

My big ticket item that I will buy will be the framing for my PE Certificate once it arrives.

The 11"x17" FL PE cert or your NC one?

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I gifted myself a $400 radar detector for my baby. I was waiting on the results to get that. Good thing I did not have to wait till April!! Now my wife wishes and hopes that I stop here on the celebrations co everything I plan to buy or do recently, I tell her its for me being a PE!!!

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The hubby bought a frame on his way home from work when I told him. We went out to dinner and drinks the night, but I waited until I got the envelope to order the stamp. Had to buy a mat for the frame when the license arrived though...in Illinois it is just this 4"x6" dinky little piece of paper and he had bought an 8"x10" frame. At least the first one had perforated edges, the renewal was literally a piece of paper with "Please cut on lines" printed around it.

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I dropped $200 on the fancy MI framed 11" x 14" PE certificate. Looks really nice on the wall with my diplomas.

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I haven't bought it yet (passed April '07), but I am going to put a nice flat screen TV at the bar in my basement (nothing too big, but my bar needs a TV).

For passing the EIT, I bought myself a biker jacket. My wife didn't like the idea of me buying a motorcycle for passing the PE, so I settled on the TV.

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I wanted to buy a nice beretta or benelli shotgun, but my damn sense of practicallity got in the way. So, I spent the $2k i had planned for the gun, and a couple of months of sweat equity, remodeling a room to be the baby's room. The sad thing, is that it wasn't even my wife that talked me out of the gun.

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I got Chinese take out. I need to make up what I paid to take the exam and the book before I think about the reward. Anyhow, I got that day a chinese take out.

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Just placed the order for an autopilot for the bird. The manufacturer is going to jack their prices by 25% on any orders placed after today. Still trying to figure out how I'm going to finance the damn thing but at least I'm working with a 2007 dollar figure.

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The 11"x17" FL PE cert or your NC one?

Definitely the FL cert...I don't know what the NC one looks like (so we will see once I get that one).

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Been waiting awhile to get one of these for some home repairs. Now its MINE!

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I am going to Vermont on a ski trip January 4th. If I pass, I will spend lots of money and celebrate on my vacation. If I fail, this trip will be my last fun trip before the studying starts again. Hopefully, I will find out before I leave.

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For passing the EIT, I bought myself a biker jacket. My wife didn't like the idea of me buying a motorcycle for passing the PE, so I settled on the TV.

So, you've got the jacket NOW YOU MUST BUY THE BIKE.

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I am going to Vermont on a ski trip January 4th. If I pass, I will spend lots of money and celebrate on my vacation. If I fail, this trip will be my last fun trip before the studying starts again. Hopefully, I will find out before I leave.

Make VTEnviro buy you a drink. VTSkier did.

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I am going to Vermont on a ski trip January 4th. If I pass, I will spend lots of money and celebrate on my vacation. If I fail, this trip will be my last fun trip before the studying starts again. Hopefully, I will find out before I leave.

I am waiting to get preg. until I pass the SE. I am scared that I wont be able to study while I am preg.. How along are u? Were you preg. when you took the test?

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I had a 3D ultrasound done... isn't he cute?

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What a cutie!

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I had a 3D ultrasound done... isn't he cute?

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That is unreal. AMAZING what they can do. We never had a 3D done, wish we did. Congrats!!!

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ya this new 3D.. heard someone saying 4D!! is amazing.. it can picture the minutest detail and it is way better than ultrasound... she is so sweettt.... will wait to see her when she is out!!

good luck

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The reason they say it is 4D is because it's a live video... so time is the 4th dimension... kinda stretching it a bit if you ask me... :)

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The reason they say it is 4D is because it's a live video... so time is the 4th dimension... kinda stretching it a bit if you ask me... :)

i knew it had to do with some fancy marketing term!! but nevertheless 3D imaging is cool and really connects you with the baby all the more!! just few weeks back i was watching a documentary on the journey of a baby in mother's womb. right from day one to the moment he/she is in the parents' hands. it was so revealing and most of it was possible coz of this 3D imaging. we (wife and I) were very excited watching that documentary. We haven't planned any yet... still watching the journey was very very exciting since we both love kids..

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I am waiting to get preg. until I pass the SE. I am scared that I wont be able to study while I am preg.. How along are u? Were you preg. when you took the test?

We never planned on me being pregnant for the exam... I was on birth control... it didn't work. Oh well!

Anyway, I was 15 weeks when I took the exam. I found out I was pregnant in mid-August and by then had been studying for about 7 weeks. For me, it was more of an incentive because I knew that I absolutely would not be taking the April exam... since the exam is on April 11 and I'm due April 13!

Yes, it was harder to study because I was always tired... no, the added stress probably wasn't good for me or baby... but we made it!

It was actually harder for me when I took the FE. My dd was 3.5 months old and I was taking 17 credits trying to finish out my degree. I honestly can't remember studying at all for that one.

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