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Pampered Chef: Saying goodbye

  1. Ann F

    Ann F Advanced Member Gold Member

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    After much soul-searching, I've decided to hang up my apron. It's been a satisfying, fulfilling five years, but it's time for me to stop.

    I'll miss you guys. Hope to keep up with you via Face Book.

    Best wishes to all.

    PS--yes, I do have bookings! The business didn't fizzle; I did!
     
    Aug 19, 2009
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  2. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

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    Ann, sorry to see you go. :(
     
  3. raebates

    raebates Legend Member Staff Member

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    I'm sure your customers will miss you terribly. I hope the best for you as you move forward.
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  4. Teresa Lynn

    Teresa Lynn Legacy Member Gold Member

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    Ann, I'm sorry to hear that. you moved to East Texas right?
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  5. pampchefrhondab

    pampchefrhondab Senior Member

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    Oh Ann I'm sorry to see you go. I understand how/why you feel the way you do. I too am at 5 years this month. I'm a little burnt out as well. I didn't even get excited when the new products arrived. My daughter told me she could tell it has just become a job for me.

    I'm not going to give up yet - even though I can if I want to since I said I would do it 5 years when I signed up. I have a new reason to keep going. My Exec. Director just found out she has breast cancer. She will not be able to do any shows so her sales will be a lot smaller. I want to help contribute toward her cluster sales while she is going through treatment. Plus my day job is really slow. I see these as a sign God still wants me to continue.

    I wish you the best. Of course you know you can always come back too:)!

    Take Care,
     
  6. pcchefjane

    pcchefjane Senior Member Gold Member

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    So sorry to hear that Ann! I'll still see you on FB and FT though! May God bless your new endeavors!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  7. chefjeanine

    chefjeanine Legacy Member Gold Member

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    Ann,

    You will be missed here. You've been through so much in the time that we've come to know you and I wish for you lots of wonderful life experiences in the years ahead!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  8. DebbieJ

    DebbieJ Legend Member

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    Ann, you have been through a lot--we totally understand! We wish you the best!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  9. Ginger428

    Ginger428 Legacy Member Gold Member

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    Sorry to hear this...take care!!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  10. heather223

    heather223 Veteran Member Gold Member

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    Sorry to see you leave and I wish you the best!!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  11. pamperedpals

    pamperedpals Senior Member Gold Member

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    Ann you will be missed!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  12. heat123

    heat123 Legend Member Silver Member

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    Good luck Ann, we will miss you for sure!
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  13. Ann F

    Ann F Advanced Member Gold Member

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    Yes, Teresa. I thought south central OK was paradise, but I may have been mistaken! Or maybe there's more than one here on earth?

    Thanks, all, for your well-wishes and support over this past year. I'm in a good place: nice neighbors, good working conditions, great church, and closer to my kiddos! All I need now are grandchildren! :)
     
    Aug 20, 2009
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  14. AJPratt

    AJPratt Legend Member Silver Member

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    I will miss you! Good luck! See you on FB!
     
    Aug 21, 2009
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  15. baychef

    baychef Senior Member Silver Member

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    Sorry to see you go, Ann. Best wishes as you move forward...and you never know when you may become excited about it again!
     
    Aug 21, 2009
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