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    Poll: LOL that is why they invented bottles and formula...

    LOL that is why they invented bottles and formula ;) I had no issues with my first baby, but the second one, oh my. No way. So she was bottle fed from the start. And no, she has no psychological or...
  2. That is what I do, and it hurts, even if not on...

    That is what I do, and it hurts, even if not on concrete ;).
  3. For international news I tend to use NPR BBC...

    For international news I tend to use

    NPR
    BBC
    a bunch of French news websites (le Monde, le Point, le Nouvel Obs etc.)
    international Herald Tribune

    For local news, local radios / websites and...
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    We were *going* to ditch cable...until Outlander...

    We were *going* to ditch cable...until Outlander came along. So now we still have cable + HBO (mostly because of GoT, but Detectives was pretty good too) + Starz. *sigh* We were going to just go...
  5. Thread: Painter's Jump

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    Courbet, Boudin, Monet, Jongkind, Caillebotte,...

    Courbet, Boudin, Monet, Jongkind, Caillebotte, Seurat etc. were all painting along the Seine in Normandy and Honfleur, hence the "painter's jump". Van Gogh is associated more with Southern France (...
  6. The first doctor I went to was useless. She...

    The first doctor I went to was useless. She basically told me, yeah, it happens to older, overweight women...which did not apply to me...and said, Rest and Ibuprofen. I think hormone changes play a...
  7. I sympathize! I've had it and I can relate, it's...

    I sympathize! I've had it and I can relate, it's miserable. No idea how I got it, either. my Doctor blames my flip flops, but I never wore them any length of time...it will pass, but it takes a long...
  8. Thread: Outlander

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    I like Frank much better in the series than in...

    I like Frank much better in the series than in the books! Great actor playing Frank / Jack. I still have an issue with Jamie's looks...he should be taller and much, much leaner, not with these...
  9. If I did this routine I would modify it at first,...

    If I did this routine I would modify it at first, definitely. I'd start with 15 jumping jacks, not 35, etc. The one thing That would be really hard for me are the push ups. I have bad wrists, and...
  10. I'm a PC girl because my DH is a pc geek so...

    I'm a PC girl because my DH is a pc geek so whenever I run into a problem he'll be able to help me. I work in Academia, where Macs rule, but so far I haven't been convinced by Macs. I went to a...
  11. Thread: Outlander

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    Well, I confess - We were going to cancel...

    Well, I confess - We were going to cancel cable...but DH heard me moan about Outlander, and got Starz for me! So...we are watching. And loving it!
    Plus, there are some nice series on Starz...we're...
  12. Thanks Fred!

    Thanks Fred!
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    Now that is something I'd like, I'm sure! Lol

    Now that is something I'd like, I'm sure! Lol
  14. I'm with Saultgirl. No need to get worked up. In...

    I'm with Saultgirl. No need to get worked up. In my area, there are lots and lots of tourists, out of state and from Canada, and they don't know where they're going. I see it as an added challenge,...
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    Shhhhhh don't tell anyone! Or they'll be sold...

    Shhhhhh don't tell anyone! Or they'll be sold out again! Lol
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    We have lots of grapes too. We planted a...

    We have lots of grapes too. We planted a grapevine to shade our driveway and it´s growing like crazy, and doing its shading job perfectly. I am told they are native to my area...Concord grapes...but...
  17. What a nice guy. And that mare is amazing! Sooo...

    What a nice guy. And that mare is amazing! Sooo game on course, didn't care about the crowds waving flags, hats and what not right in front of her! Great ride.
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    Ah yes that was a great show! Thoroughly enjoyed...

    Ah yes that was a great show! Thoroughly enjoyed it. Probably too dark / violent for many people, but great acting!
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    Pretty soon, reclining seats won't be an issue...

    Pretty soon, reclining seats won't be an issue anymore...
    http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/17/travel/airbus-saddle-seat-patent/
    *Sigh*

    I'm just waiting for some genius to develop teleportation...
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    I hate "traditional" shopping. But I like...

    I hate "traditional" shopping. But I like shopping online. I can compare prices, make my choice, read reviews etc without having to deal with crowds, sales people and traffic. DH is more of a shopper...
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    Unless you fly in business or 1st class, flying...

    Unless you fly in business or 1st class, flying is just NOT comfortable. An inflatable neck pillow will help some, but that seated position for hours on end (for me, typically it's a 6 or 7 hour...
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    Thanks for those links, they might be useful...

    Thanks for those links, they might be useful after we get rid of cable. DH bought an antenna so we'll still be able to watch a few channels (ABC, NBC and PBS, for instance, and a few local stations)...
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    It's in our Netflix queue. We just finished the...

    It's in our Netflix queue. We just finished the last season of The Killing, which I loved, but the ending of which could have been better, I thought.
  24. Thread: Facekini?

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    The Chinese are well-known for wanting the...

    The Chinese are well-known for wanting the whitest, most flawless skin possible. I think it has more to do with fashion / a mark of high class than with health and skin cancer, tho.

    I hate...
  25. Oh definitely, I can go 24 hours without...

    Oh definitely, I can go 24 hours without complaining, and many more hours. I feel so lucky to have the life I have. Especially when listening to all the incredibly terrible things going on in the...
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