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    If your driving Route 66, stop at the Wigwam...

    If your driving Route 66, stop at the Wigwam Motel in Holbrooke, Arizona! We stayed there several years ago. It is a wonderful bit of Americana. It was also one of two Motels on Rte. 66 (the other...
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    Grew up eating plantains - we used the super ripe...

    Grew up eating plantains - we used the super ripe ones, the blacker the sweeter... Unless you want chips, then choose ones that have some dark spots or are green
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    Ummmm - don't eat yogurt if it is bothering you? ...

    Ummmm - don't eat yogurt if it is bothering you? I have a lot of food allergies. The doctor's advice was not to eat the food that can cause a problem. I really want to eat some of the foods that...
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  5. This is great advice. Especially number 6....

    This is great advice. Especially number 6. Sometimes a hug or gentle touch can really make a difference.

    Neither of my parents had dementia, but both had physical problems and needed help. I...
  6. Right. As I suspected... Enough said. Likely no...

    Right. As I suspected... Enough said. Likely no workman's comp either in the event he gets injured.

    BTW, green card and H2-A visa does not equal citizenship. Those just make it legal for him to...
  7. I wasn't going to comment because I didn't want...

    I wasn't going to comment because I didn't want to divert the original topic, but seeing that others have already...

    Did you provide retirement benefits, social security, vacation pay, holiday...
  8. I think you are leaving out the treatment of...

    I think you are leaving out the treatment of Asian Americans during WWII, the Watt riots in 1960s, and the present day treatment of those of Hispanic descent.

    Having lived in CA and having...
  9. Be the friend you always were. Don't dwell on her...

    Be the friend you always were. Don't dwell on her dying but don't ignore it either. Acknowledge it and let her guide the conversation on her illness and death. Keep up normal activities as long as...
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    IMHO it was an attempt to appeal to a certain...

    IMHO it was an attempt to appeal to a certain kind of voter - immigrants. It was similar to her we were dead broke and in debt comment to try to gain support from people who are less well off. Also...
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    It's not just the disposable bottles, it's also...

    It's not just the disposable bottles, it's also the reusable plastic bottles. Scratches and small cracks in the plastic (plastic does degrade) harbor germs. If the bottles are not properly washed...
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    Public water fountains have been found to have...

    Public water fountains have been found to have more germs then a public toilet. Water fountains are rarely, if ever, cleaned and sanitized.

    Reusing plastic water bottles is also not recommended...
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    Apologize to your MIL for being short tempered...

    Apologize to your MIL for being short tempered and leave it at that. If no one has told her that you don't need or want any more gifts, she may not know that they are not wanted.

    Where is your...
  14. Has anyone tried the 6-month Proheart injectable...

    Has anyone tried the 6-month Proheart injectable for heart worm? My vet offers it with a flea/tick collar (Scalibor) and oral dewormer medication.

    Sorry, just saw Sockmonkey's and Sillypony's...
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    Have used Grazon also. Very good for killing the...

    Have used Grazon also. Very good for killing the weeds, especially hard to kill weeds like dock. Please be aware if you compost the manure from horses that ate grass treated with Grazon, there will...
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    We live in a rural area now but have spent a...

    We live in a rural area now but have spent a considerable amount of time in New Orleans, Houston, Atlanta, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York City, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia - so we know...
  17. I have a BIL that has just been imprisoned for a...

    I have a BIL that has just been imprisoned for a DUI with injuries - he hit a car driven by a woman with her small children. I don't know the details (in-laws are very protective of him), but the...
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    N Hormones may not be in the muscle tissue,...

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    Hormones may not be in the muscle tissue, but can be excreted in urine, which gets into the water supply. Same with antibiotics. I agree that there are many naturally-ocurring hormones in...
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    Very good point, aregard. Endocrine disruptors...

    Very good point, aregard. Endocrine disruptors are very prevalent in our water and food supplies. They are responsible for sexual abnormalities in amphibians and fish, even at very low doses. ...
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    My husband also decided to start trail riding...

    My husband also decided to start trail riding with me about 6 yrs ago. DH took lessons to make sure that is something he really wanted to pursue. I would not try to teach him as our marriage is...
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    Isn't this a little simplistic? It assumes that...

    Isn't this a little simplistic? It assumes that only MacDonalds raises their minimum wage. what happens if all workers involved in getting that Big Mac to the customer, from the farm to the cashier...
  22. Ahhh, understand about the crotons. Love the...

    Ahhh, understand about the crotons. Love the potatoes vines, both lime and purple. They are usually annuals. Some of the trailing petunias (annual) or verbenas (perennial) can be nice too and come in...
  23. Don't know where you are in Florida, but Crotons...

    Don't know where you are in Florida, but Crotons can be nice in pots or in the ground in zones 11-9b. http://www.south-florida-plant-guide.com/crotons.html
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    I will give up my seat and have on more then one...

    I will give up my seat and have on more then one occasion, especially if it is a family with kids.

    Once I was traveling from GA to CA (a very long flight) with my two kids, ages 3 and 6 at the...
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    http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/louisiana-deput...

    http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/louisiana-deputy-shot-directing-traffic-school-30368101

    Policeman at a school crossing in LA was shot today by an angry motorist. Hopefully he won't show up in...
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