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    We have the sacks of feed sitting in a Rubbermaid...

    We have the sacks of feed sitting in a Rubbermaid deck box, which has lasted well and seems to be mouse-proof so far.

    Another option is the HD bins used to store road salt:...
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    We've been watching the shiny new "Jewel in the...

    We've been watching the shiny new "Jewel in the Crown" (Netflix Canada) with much relish! The horses' ears are quite extraordinary, aren't they, one of the things I remember from the show. That, and...
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    It's a nice spring Friday afternoon here, and for...

    It's a nice spring Friday afternoon here, and for those who like British dramas and horses (we are a select crowd :)) here's a mix of the two. Brownie points for naming the ancient horsy TV shows the...
  4. Which reminds me of Timothy Olyphant and his dogs...

    Which reminds me of Timothy Olyphant and his dogs (Ellen) :D

    http://youtu.be/f9hpq2uRiiA
  5. Thread: Dog Crate Beds

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    I buy quilts and duvets at the thrift stores,...

    I buy quilts and duvets at the thrift stores, fold them to fit, and chuck 'em when they get stinky.

    Cot mattresses are good, too. As are Polypads, those puffy quilted saddle pads from the UK....
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    A Jamie Bell is extraordinary in it - imo -...

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    Jamie Bell is extraordinary in it - imo - very engaging and convincing. It's not a piece of history I know much about, tsk tsk, but it had inspired me to learn more.

    The thoroughly...
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    Another draw,a series we enjoyed recently that is...

    Another draw,a series we enjoyed recently that is loaded with great characters and many British actors is "Turn," about the spy network during the American Revolution. Jamie Bell is great as a...
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    Netflix Canada now has the 1984 classic series,...

    Netflix Canada now has the 1984 classic series, "Jewel in the Crown," with dashing young Charles Dance and Art Malik, among other famous faces.

    That gorgeous Indian scenery, just fantastic to...
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    Thank you SO much for sharing this clip: my mum...

    Thank you SO much for sharing this clip: my mum used to have English Toy Terriers, and she'll love to see this. :)
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    It is ludicrous and annoying to still see recipes...

    It is ludicrous and annoying to still see recipes in cups and nothing else! Time to catch up with the rest of the world, N America.

    There was a decent discussion this week at Serious Eats all...
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    We just finished watching the 2nd Mr Selfridge...

    We just finished watching the 2nd Mr Selfridge series - great stuff. Gorgeous sets, and the costumes were sublime. Some of them looked original, even: fine lace, silks, heavy wools, etc.

    There's...
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    We loved Ripper Street - dark but oh SO good, and...

    We loved Ripper Street - dark but oh SO good, and not as gratuitous as so many other gruesome UK dramas (The Falls, Happy Valley, Broadchurch).
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    Poldark, people: Poldark! :D shouldn't be too...

    Poldark, people: Poldark! :D shouldn't be too long until it crosses the pond, I hope!

    Ross Poldark was the original smouldering boulder holder, but irl the actor playing him now seems permanently...
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    Yes, but if this is a life time decision and...

    Yes, but if this is a life time decision and nowhere in the US fits the bill, then worth investing time and $ in a really satisfactory future, surely.
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    Interesting conversation! You can get all you...

    Interesting conversation!

    You can get all you want in Canada, in your price range. Climate is best in BC.

    But why restrict your search to N America? Your wife being a vet might open...
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    I can see we'll have to agree to disagree on this...

    I can see we'll have to agree to disagree on this one.

    Corgis in the UK (home of the corgi) are no longer docked.

    And rules can be changed. See my above comment about corgis in the UK!
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    Surely it's very simple: just don't dock them....

    Surely it's very simple: just don't dock them. I've yet to meet a Corgi who's complained about having a tail.
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    Great news :). I also wanted to thank you for...

    Great news :).

    I also wanted to thank you for following up, Snowflake, because there may be other COTH kitties in the future whose owners might be searching here for FIP info, find this post, and...
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    Very delicious and very different recipe from...

    Very delicious and very different recipe from Kenji at Serious Eats: portobello mushroom carpaccio:
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    Your neck may actually be sore if you use a...

    Your neck may actually be sore if you use a tablet or smartphone a lot, apparently:

    http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/shortcuts/2014/nov/24/text-neck-how-smartphones-damaging-our-spines
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    Hi Cat Tap - checking in to see how you're doing,...

    Hi Cat Tap - checking in to see how you're doing, and to thank you for this thread. Dealing with grief and loss is hell, and we all cope differently.

    Good luck with the ongoing search for your...
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    Cat trap - you have a pm.

    Cat trap - you have a pm.
  23. Thread: Hydroponics

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    It's called aquaponics: ...

    It's called aquaponics:

    http://www.houzz.com/discussions/1126995/anyone-tried-aquaponics

    http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/13655877/thumbs/cabin-vegetable-garden-aquaponics
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    There was a neat discussion about hydroponics and...

    There was a neat discussion about hydroponics and fish over at Houzz a month or two back. I always thought that would be really neat - fresh fish and fresh veg all from one big tank. :D
  25. Poll: Serious Eats just did an...

    Serious Eats just did an everything-you-need-to-know about cooking any kind of ham imaginable:

    http://www.seriouseats.com/2014/12/the-food-lab-definitive-guide-to-ham-holiday.html

    I trust their...
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