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  1. Thread: Leg cramps...

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    . I laughed at the bar of soap remedy until I...

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    I laughed at the bar of soap remedy until I tried it. It really does help, especially with hand cramps, and to at least an extent with leg cramps.

    However -- you should still see your doctor....
  2. I've read most of this thread but not all, so if...

    I've read most of this thread but not all, so if I'm repeating what others have said, I apologize.

    I agree with not having guns for the reasons you mentioned and because I'll bet this creep's...
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    That's a beautiful weathervane, Mukluk, but...

    That's a beautiful weathervane, Mukluk, but aren't you worried it will give your horses ideas of escape?

    There are many inexpensive weathervanes, but they are often poorly detailed,...
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    We're in the strangest little weather pocket....

    We're in the strangest little weather pocket. We're on a hillside, but surrounded by higher hills and very uneven terrain. As a result, when Portland and the coast get strong winds we get absolutely...
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    . mommy peanut, I'd gladly take your barnwood if...

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    mommy peanut, I'd gladly take your barnwood if you are anywhere near us (outside of Portland, OR)...

    Vindicated, if your person does object, I wouldn't let him near it, as he may be unfamiliar...
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    I like my house cold and I realize that different...

    I like my house cold and I realize that different people have different comfort levels, but what irritates me is when my mother-in-law takes it upon herself to turn our thermostat up. Grrrrrr...
  7. . . Who needs a compass when you have a dogass?...

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    . Others have covered horse issues, scenery and...

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    Others have covered horse issues, scenery and outdoor sports...

    The Pacific Northwest is one of the world's best areas for gardening. I frequently go see and hear gardening presentations by...
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    Google "agapanthus toxic" and you will get a...

    Google "agapanthus toxic" and you will get a number of pages listing it as toxic, including it being toxic to dogs.

    As a crazed gardener/collector of plants, I've found that few of the toxic plant...
  10. . I'm glad to see I'm not alone! I find selfies...

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    I'm glad to see I'm not alone! I find selfies to be rather creepy. Right up there with Twitter. I consider all of Twitter and much of Facebook to be reverse stalking -- inviting others to know too...
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    As a Type I diabetic (late onset at 26 yrs old),...

    As a Type I diabetic (late onset at 26 yrs old), I want to get a pump, but I can so understand why a young girl might not. They are worn externally and are visible with tight fitting clothes, and are...
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    . I can relate to the otherwise nice MIL who is...

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    I can relate to the otherwise nice MIL who is utterly (and intentionally??) clueless when it comes to my diet and health.

    I am a Type I insulin-dependent diabetic, and have been since many...
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    For a good solid darker color, consider a grey...

    For a good solid darker color, consider a grey primer. Otherwise three coats may be necessary to avoid streaks and variations in tone.
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    . Eggplant or plum would be stunning with that...

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    Eggplant or plum would be stunning with that exterior.

    A rich Dijon mustard would also look great.
  15. Thread: King or Queen?

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    . My husband and I have slept very comfortably...

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    My husband and I have slept very comfortably in our beloved antique full-sized bed for 24 years, with as many as five dogs and three cats. The only trick is getting in and securing the covers...
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    Woodstoves and (mild) asthma

    My husband and I will be building our house finally, and we'd love to have a woodstove. Part of our property is in forestry deferral and the rest has many firs and alders, so there is always a lot of...
  17. How about building something like this:...

    How about building something like this:
    http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/20041678/list/See-a-Deluxe--Catio--Built-for-Feline-Fun

    On a much smaller scale, my sister took a large 6 panel dog run and...
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    I have an extremely vivid imagination, so I...

    I have an extremely vivid imagination, so I generally love the book andt dislike the move -- ESPECIALLY with Gone with the Wind! *My* Ashley was a total dreamboat, unlike Leslie Howard -- blech!
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    The point to the women's movement is not that...

    The point to the women's movement is not that women MUST do everything -- or anything. It's that women have the choice to be who they wish. If making meatloaf makes you happy, than what on earth is...
  20. Thread: Gullet straps

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    Camptown has more available, but they are...

    Camptown has more available, but they are considerably more expensive than the closeouts.

    Here's my question, though...goodhorse, you may have some thoughts on this.

    The Barb Lee design has a...
  21. My HyperBike weighs 30 lbs and breaks down to fit...

    My HyperBike weighs 30 lbs and breaks down to fit behind the front seat. Best beach and trail cart in the world!
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    . Lil Beginnings Sales Board is a great...

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    Lil Beginnings Sales Board is a great resource.

    There are several sales pages on Facebook.
    CDE4VSE is great for -- you guessed it -- harness appropriate for CDE.

    There are groups for...
  23. I've composted manure into black gold for over...

    I've composted manure into black gold for over ten years now, and my plants love it.

    I play it safe and compost for a year if it's going in an edible garden. Others will insist that is...
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    NBChoice, I watched as my horse stuck his head...

    NBChoice, I watched as my horse stuck his head through a pipe gate and got stuck -- fortunately, he trusted us enough to stay calm as we got him to turn his head sideways and get it out. Perhaps he...
  25. I understand...when I bought our first Fine Tines...

    I understand...when I bought our first Fine Tines fork (for my husband's birthday, lol!), I was able to save on shipping by getting just the basket, but I haven't seen it sold that way since then.
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