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    I did my budget kitchen a couple of years ago. ...

    I did my budget kitchen a couple of years ago. Kitchen designers IME, like to design an ideal kitchen. I think they put in the bells and whistles so you know what you could have.

    Some things to...
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    Using the odometer or writing down the mileage...

    Using the odometer or writing down the mileage when filling up and then calculating how far a about three quarters of a tank of gas can get you worked well for me. The car I took to college had a...
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    I think the winter sports have had an easier time...

    I think the winter sports have had an easier time getting and staying in because the Winter Olympic schedule just isn't as full.

    I wish they would allow a "satellite Olympics" for some of the...
  4. BTDT, I think part of the issue with every...

    BTDT,
    I think part of the issue with every student passing is that many districts don't have a good plan of what to do with students who flunk in the middle grades.
    Some offer summer school - but...
  5. I just retired in June! :D The earliest possible...

    I just retired in June! :D The earliest possible time I could. And now I am off blood pressure meds and on less GERD meds.

    The regulations, testing, some parents, and the administration...
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    Bud Clydes training

    This was shared with me on facebook. Don't know if it was here before, but I didn't see it, so thought other might not have either. Enjoy!
    ...
  7. My school district didn't close schools when we...

    My school district didn't close schools when we had torrential rains. Everyone got in okay. Then we couldn't get many kids home! Roads impassable, bridges out, etc. Some teachers stayed until past 6...
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    Stupid as it was, people watched. (no, not me)...

    Stupid as it was, people watched. (no, not me)
    So more of this stupidity will follow...
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    At this point maybe you could go to a doctor who...

    At this point maybe you could go to a doctor who does piercings to see if it can be saved.
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    I still recall a woman I met about 30 years ago! ...

    I still recall a woman I met about 30 years ago! She was a cashier at a clothing store. She had really long nails - the kind you know are real because they are curling under :eek:
    I stood in...
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    Time and money are important considerations. But...

    Time and money are important considerations. But so is the job itself. Think about doing the possible jobs for many years and make sure you would want to do it. Sometimes you choose a lower paying...
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    It sounds like the deal was no prosecution if the...

    It sounds like the deal was no prosecution if the breeder was shutting down. It is really difficult to get a search and seizure warrant for ALL the animals in a situation like that. And even if you...
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    suz - I think they are saying that time alone is...

    suz - I think they are saying that time alone is not enough to determine if the beer is okay. At that age, there is a good chance the taste has changed, but there is also a chance it is drinkable. ...
  14. When my dogs had a similar situation, they simply...

    When my dogs had a similar situation, they simply had no choice. At first I had to wait a while or bring hi back in and try again later. Eventually he had to go.

    Now they poop on every walk!
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    Feeling nostalgic reading these. Had many of...

    Feeling nostalgic reading these. Had many of these traditions as a kid and young adult. Brings back nice memories.
    But like Cat Tap, things change. Mom gone and Dad in a nursing home with...
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    Horseperson's turkey

    I am, to put it mildly, not a cook. But with turkey on sale, I decided to go ahead and make one for Thanksgiving.
    Naturally I don't have much in the way of cookware. But the turkey is cooking...
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    I think my little dog was $300 ish about five...

    I think my little dog was $300 ish about five years ago. Bloodwork , monitoring for the day,and pain meds included.
    When she came home, she sat in her bed, put her paw on her incision and cried at...
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    If he was sound right now and you didn't have...

    If he was sound right now and you didn't have goals for him beyond light work with no jumping, he might be worth the gamble. But currently unsound and supposed to be a move up horse? Sadly, no.
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    I am less convinced by the number of women coming...

    I am less convinced by the number of women coming forward now. The details of the first allegations become public and the later allegations are very similar. Could be that is how he operated but...
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    Although I have probably spent over $6,000 in vet...

    Although I have probably spent over $6,000 in vet bills this year, I would encourage this guy to get a shelter dog if he has any reasonable cushion. IME it is pretty unusual to have a large vet bill...
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    Does this make my butt look big?

    So now the answer is apparently supposed to be "Yes!":winkgrin:
  22. It really depends on the road conditions. Do a...

    It really depends on the road conditions. Do a fair amount of delays here if it snowed overnight. If it is fluffy snow, they can clean up the roads pretty quickly for a few inches. It is the icy...
  23. Pretty well-insulated 1,100 sq ft one level home....

    Pretty well-insulated 1,100 sq ft one level home. Oil hot water baseboard heat.

    Usually 68 when I am home during the day. When it is wet and cold I may bump it up for a bit to get the edge off. ...
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    Its the cost of the personnel equiptment and care...

    Its the cost of the personnel equiptment and care and the monitoring and adjusting for the changing needs that is expensive. Really just a version of "Continuing Care" communities that already...
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    Most of the songs mentioned I either like, or...

    Most of the songs mentioned I either like, or don't mind hearing a few times. But many of them don't bear hearing over and over. Especially the newer joke ones.
    Christmas Shoes is gag-worthy to...
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