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    This is how I do frozen haddock: thaw in fridge...

    This is how I do frozen haddock:
    thaw in fridge for at least 24 hrs.

    Preheat oven to 350*
    Pam a casserole dish. Flatten the filets in the dish.
    Sprinkle liberally with Worcestershire. ...
  2. I hate the computerization of cars. No longer...

    I hate the computerization of cars. No longer can I be assured of a safe run for the border :winkgrin: The car will just lock me in, turn itself around, and take me to the nearest police station. ...
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    No because then whatever happens just happens and...

    No because then whatever happens just happens and not for the reason of prayer or divine intervention. ;) Would've happened anyway right? Not for any particular reason. :)
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    Merry curb jingling and atheism aside, I believe...

    Merry curb jingling and atheism aside, I believe in the power of prayer if for no other reason than a few hundred/thousand/million people concentrating their mental or spiritual energy on one single...
  5. A high percentage of the human race is apparently...

    A high percentage of the human race is apparently operating under that assumption.
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    Page 17 Post #337 ...

    Page 17 Post #337

    http://www.chronofhorse.com/forum/showthread.php?35133-The-funeral-has-begun-You-are-all-invited-to-attend-the-wake&p=1463634&highlight=jingling#post1463634
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    Astilbe is good for shade and it blooms fairly...

    Astilbe is good for shade and it blooms fairly early. The key to any garden is timing your blooms so you have something going as the others are fading. Unless you want to do annuals with long...
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    My saddle club circuit died decades ago. And I...

    My saddle club circuit died decades ago. And I still remember shows set up in town parks. Ordinary ones with snow fence arenas and really nice ones like the Western Reserve Classic in the most...
  9. Electrical tape... check Hair Dryer.... check ...

    Electrical tape... check
    Hair Dryer.... check

    Funnel for refilling fly spray bottles etc
    Dish Gloves
    Hand sanitizer for clean up and removes Durasole and Blue-kote from fingers pretty well too...
  10. Thread: Burning Bush

    by SmartAlex
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    If planted in a suitable spot, even dwarf shrubs...

    If planted in a suitable spot, even dwarf shrubs require annual pruning to keep them from running away. Every now and then you just have to pull them out and start over. Heck, we had a 75 year old...
  11. I buy most of my clothes from Eddie Bauer and a...

    I buy most of my clothes from Eddie Bauer and a few years ago they went tagless and I prefer it. The neck or waistband is printed in a soft contrasting color (like light blue on white) and the care...
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    Well duh! With all the recyling rules, the only...

    Well duh! With all the recyling rules, the only thing we ARE allowed to throw away is food or food spoiled packaging like pizza boxes. All the "plastic, paper, metal or glass" goes in the OTHER...
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    If the washer or dryer were running I doubt my...

    If the washer or dryer were running I doubt my horse would go in there at all :lol: I wouldn't worry too much about it. I can see them being beat to heck, but for the most part, our horses manage...
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    Get him some chickens, let him name them, then...

    Get him some chickens, let him name them, then kill them and freeze them and see if his attitude towards wasting food changes. I mean with veggies I compost them and don't consider it waste because...
  15. Thread: Hybrids?

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    I get 500+ on a tank. I don't like to let it get...

    I get 500+ on a tank. I don't like to let it get below a quarter, but that's about every 3 weeks for me. It gets so that I forget to look at my gauge :lol:
  16. I celebrate Saturnalia ever Dec 17th thru 23rd ;)

    I celebrate Saturnalia ever Dec 17th thru 23rd ;)
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    Google tells me the OP is in zone 5b. You can be...

    Google tells me the OP is in zone 5b. You can be direct sowing the following:
    Radish seeds
    Carrot seeds
    Lettuces/greens
    Kale
    Onion plants (for sets I'd wait)
    Peas

    Strawberry plants,...
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    My mother has a Rotty who is very protective. ...

    My mother has a Rotty who is very protective. They leave their house unlocked during the day with no fear. No one's gettin' in. Heck it's troublesome enough for the UPS man to deliver to the...
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    Ghost watchers update: We finally got used to...

    Ghost watchers update: We finally got used to the fact that the thumps were the house cracking in the extreme cold. The electrical problems that were plaguing Mr. SmartAlex's garage... he spoke to...
  20. Thread: Hybrids?

    by SmartAlex
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    We also waited until the technology had been...

    We also waited until the technology had been mainstream a few years and then utilized feedback and reviews on the internet to choose a make and model. Only wise.
  21. Thread: Hybrids?

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    I've only owned my Ford Fusion hybrid for 7...

    I've only owned my Ford Fusion hybrid for 7 months so I don't know what the long term maintenance issues will be but I'll tell you that I love this car. And mine isn't light. The batteries give it...
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    The infrastructure and culture of America that we...

    The infrastructure and culture of America that we all enjoy today was basically stolen via the subjugation of other human beings. If any one person should feel guilty about that then we are ALL in...
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    Mine fall down because I have fat knees and a...

    Mine fall down because I have fat knees and a small waist. When I bend my knees, somethings gotta give. Unless the rise is long enough to get the belt up over the hip bones, then the physics just...
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    It took me years of trial and error to find a...

    It took me years of trial and error to find a counselor I felt was worth anything. I'd say off the top of my head unofficial count she was #7.

    #5 actually told me "Maybe you expect too much out...
  25. God Bless the ponies. I had some like that too.

    God Bless the ponies. I had some like that too.
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