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    I've used it for three years or so now. I have...

    I've used it for three years or so now. I have coarse, thick, wavy hair. When I first used it, my hair was to the middle of my back. Recently it's been cut to above my shoulders. I love it. It...
  2. This one convinced me people will take ANYTHING...

    This one convinced me people will take ANYTHING that's free. We have rental properties. Tenants moved out and left behind stinky, brown, cat pee/poo carpet. We ripped it all out and left it in the...
  3. Great advice from everyone, thanks! I think CHT...

    Great advice from everyone, thanks! I think CHT hit on a big part of my problem. Today I dropped my stirrups and allowed my hips to just swing with the walking rhythm. Immediately my horse stepped...
  4. Advice for riding a horse with more whoa than go

    I spent almost all of my riding life riding OTTB's that were on the hot side. Gave up riding for about 8 years and decided to get back in the saddle. I bought a calm Paint gelding as a re-rider...
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    ^^^ What a nice, positive thread! I'm a real...

    ^^^ What a nice, positive thread!

    I'm a real estate broker and a client once told me that I made them feel like they were my only client. I've worked very hard in my career to give people...
  6. Landlord/Tenant laws vary from state to state. I...

    Landlord/Tenant laws vary from state to state. I agree that you should consult an attorney that specializes in that field. But if you file some sort of lien/judgement against the property, it would...
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    And another suggestion regarding trimming the...

    And another suggestion regarding trimming the difficult donkey - Dormosedan gel is your friend! :D

    I have a 32 year old gelding donkey who arrived at the shelter 2 years ago with a huge bag of...
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    As The Jenners said, donkeys are more vascular...

    As The Jenners said, donkeys are more vascular than horses and must, must, must be ligated for castration. If your vet won't do it, find one who will. I know several donkeys who bled to death when...
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    If you're interested, I'll try to add some...

    If you're interested, I'll try to add some information about donkeys gleaned in my 5 and a half years helping out at a donkey shelter. :D

    Donkeys are not long-eared, small horses. They are...
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    Thank you so much for considering two mini...

    Thank you so much for considering two mini donkeys. While they will adapt as a horse companion, they thrive with another of their own species. I've seen so many "horse companion" donkeys come into...
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    You are all cracking me up with your suggested...

    You are all cracking me up with your suggested retorts. Thank you for that! :D

    And I do appreciate the commiseration as well. It's weird when the previous rider you were is completely foreign...
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    Oh believe me, I do own it. The conversation in...

    Oh believe me, I do own it. The conversation in question occurred with me and a friend who also has fear issues. Ms. Snarky Pants was not included in the conversation but overheard and shouted her...
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    An ignore button in real life sounds terrific. ...

    An ignore button in real life sounds terrific. :winkgrin:

    I do think she was being mean and snarky for real. My friend who heard the comment agreed. But you're all right that I need to focus on...
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    Yes I am a chicken s#*t rider. So what?

    This is a bit of a rant. I am a rerider pushing 50. I gave up riding about 8 years ago or so for mostly health reasons after being a gutsy event rider previously. I decided to start riding again a...
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    FIL once said, "I wouldn't piss in his mouth if...

    FIL once said, "I wouldn't piss in his mouth if his guts were on fire." Lol, one of my favs!
  16. Thank you for your kind comments. Sometimes...

    Thank you for your kind comments. Sometimes people just need to know you are there for them like your partner did. :) Mr Rosijet is a wonderful, sweet, funny man. I'm grateful for him too!
  17. My DH of almost 25 years has anxiety issues. ...

    My DH of almost 25 years has anxiety issues. What works for me (us) is for me to remain calm, caring and logical. It helps him immediately when I just place my hand on him, whether it's his arm,...
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    My husband does all of the cooking and received a...

    My husband does all of the cooking and received a lot of new kitchen gadgets and appliances for Christmas. I do the dishes so now I have to wash lots more dishes because he is cooking so much more. ...
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    Thanks SFH! That web site is fun. I'll play...

    Thanks SFH! That web site is fun. I'll play some more when I have time. I think it will help me figure a style direction at least.

    RPM - yes, my hair takes forever to dry and I live in a dry...
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    My mother's ex-boyfriend. His name is John but...

    My mother's ex-boyfriend. His name is John but we called him Jack when he had his transformations. He was married and divorced four times before my mom started dating him. She finally wised up and...
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    Hair Style Web Sites

    I have an appointment for a haircut on Friday. I really need to update my do. Right now, ponytails are the do of choice. :rolleyes: Are there any good web sites for hair style ideas? Or a site...
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    Just east of Denver - minus 15 this morning and I...

    Just east of Denver - minus 15 this morning and I think a high of zero. I'm from PA so know the difference between dry cold and east coast cold. Minus 15 is friggin' cold no matter what. ;)

    All...
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    After having two totally POS vehicles (Dodge...

    After having two totally POS vehicles (Dodge Durango and GMC Jimmy) I bought a 2001 Toyota Camry. That wonderful car has over 200,000 miles and has had no (knock wood) major issues - just regular...
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    Love the Counting Stars song and lyrics. I've...

    Love the Counting Stars song and lyrics. I've always loved Pink Floyd's Comfortably Numb:

    http://www.lyricsfreak.com/p/pink+floyd/comfortably+numb_20108779.html

    And of course, Sonia Dada's...
  25. Thread: Propane - ugh

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    My mom turned me onto heated mattress pads a few...

    My mom turned me onto heated mattress pads a few years ago and I'm never going back! :D

    We keep our bedroom at 50 degrees or so and turn the beds on 30 minutes before bedtime. It's wonderful to...
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