Return of the Mack (minus the "ck," plus a "ddie")

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  1. Maddie Ruud profile image77
    Maddie Ruudposted 9 years ago

    Hello, my darling hubbers.  Just a quick update to let you know why I've been MIA recently... I've been cruising the Caribbean!  As proof (or maybe just to make those of you experiencing below-freezing temperatures jealous), here is a shot of me on the beach in St. Maarten:
    (Sorry about the blinding white legs.  I'm a Viking/Celt mix.  I don't tan, I just freckle.)

    Big thanks to the rest of the team (and especially Paul Deeds) for picking up the slack while I was busy sunning myself.  I'm back in action, rarin' to go, and eager to hear what you've all been up to in my absense.  Update me below!

    1. Dorsi profile image91
      Dorsiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Cute picture Maddie. Looks like you had a blast!
      Welcome back!

  2. Misha profile image70
    Mishaposted 9 years ago

    And we were wandering where have you gone!

    I am jealous beyond any imagination wink

  3. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 9 years ago

    That photo makes me long for the beach, while we have a foot of snow and ice here and the whole city was closed yesterday, except for groceries and coffee shops - but Hey, sometimes that's enough. smile 

    Welcome back!

  4. WeddingConsultant profile image67
    WeddingConsultantposted 9 years ago

    So....did you bring the laptop on and sneek a peek at hubpages every-so-often while on vacation?

  5. darkside profile image79
    darksideposted 9 years ago

    It's almost February and you're only shooting the Girls Of HubPages 2009 Calendar now?

    1. Maddie Ruud profile image77
      Maddie Ruudposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      It's Hup's fault.  He couldn't find a bikini top big enough to fit his massive chest.

  6. gamergirl profile image60
    gamergirlposted 9 years ago


    Welcome back, Maddie!

    I'm guessing that Paul in his one-piece with skirt will be the October?  big_smile

  7. LondonGirl profile image85
    LondonGirlposted 9 years ago

    Looks fun! Glad to hear you had a good time.

    As for white legs, check out my fair-skinned, anti-tanning hub (-:

  8. Julie-Ann Amos profile image79
    Julie-Ann Amosposted 9 years ago

    Welcome back and sorry to have half filled your mailbox!  Not intentional!

  9. Zsuzsy Bee profile image86
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 9 years ago

    Go ahead Maddie rub it in... you live in sunny California and poor you, you just had to go somewhere where there is moooooore sun. Did you remember to ship a big crate full of sunshine to us left behind? No! I didn't think so, you were having such a good time that you forgot. Didn't you? I'm done ranting... so welcome back. Greetings from cold, cold snowy, windy and sleety, oh did I mention cold and snowy and windy  Canada


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