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    Yes, very interesting and a meal at the inn would...

    Yes, very interesting and a meal at the inn would be a nice anniversary celebration.

    Ditto, the distillery tour at Makers Mark.

    Last time we were in KY a few years ago we were able to take a...
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    If they are cling, you'll have to cut the slices...

    If they are cling, you'll have to cut the slices away from the pit.

    If they are Redhavens, a nice high quality free-stone variety BTW, you're in luck! As long as they are ripe, they come free...
  3. Unfortunately won't help this time anymore, but...

    Unfortunately won't help this time anymore, but for future reference. Vinegar. I just apply a cotton ball, paper towel or cloth soaked in vinegar. Keep the sting soaked for 5-10 minutes.

    My...
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    Thanks for the recipe. Sounds delish! Definitely...

    Thanks for the recipe. Sounds delish! Definitely going to try.

    Indeed, you can't change the peaches you have coming (or have by now) but it's easy enough to find out if they are freestone....
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    Hot water bath to skin peaches, EEEZE!. Make sure...

    Hot water bath to skin peaches, EEEZE!. Make sure you have freestone peaches though, otherwise the fruit will be harder to get off the pit. Rather than the slices just popping off with a little...
  6. LOL. Guess I'm not the only old hag who loves her...

    LOL. Guess I'm not the only old hag who loves her Stubben Sigfried. I see it's made the list for several of us. I still have mine (yes, also the German-made oldie) that was a birthday/Christmas/we'll...
  7. First, have to say I agree with the majority...

    First, have to say I agree with the majority here. This is not your neighbor's problem. Unfortunately building comes with unexpected expenses sometimes.

    Second, if it is your builder's...
  8. ROFL:lol:. Grew up in New England and have lived...

    ROFL:lol:. Grew up in New England and have lived much of what's been mentioned. Now living in the upper midwest for the last 35+ years (ya I'm getting on in years), my NE family continues to remind...
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    Is it possible that the trainer has been asking...

    Is it possible that the trainer has been asking the BO for better arena maintenance and BO is saying that more work on their part comes with a cost? Yes, BO should be maintaining the arena, but if...
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    Hang in there. Cellulitis is a pain (sorry.)...

    Hang in there. Cellulitis is a pain (sorry.) Knock wood, it's been a few years since my OTTB had a bad bout. It was on the complete underside of his belly, not the leg, so not from scratches. Maybe a...
  11. Just FYI, quantity has nothing to do with the...

    Just FYI, quantity has nothing to do with the need for a pesticide applicator's license. The toxicity of the material is what classifies it as restricted use (need a license) vs. general use (anyone...
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    You know you're a Michigander when... ...you...

    You know you're a Michigander when...

    ...you use your right hand to show people where you live
    ...you drink pop, not soda

    And even more specifically you know you're a Northern Michigander...
  13. Breathewise for respiratory allegies...any expereince to share?

    Has any one used Breathewise and have any experience to share?
    Now that the snow is melted allergy season is coming fast and I'd like to help my big guy out. Last summer was tough on him in-spite...
  14. :lol::lol::lol:

    :lol::lol::lol:
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    Well I've never had a kitty climb the legs like...

    Well I've never had a kitty climb the legs like that, but my big boy sure does like his kitties and is very careful about them. I have one cat that loves to rub around the horse's legs when the...
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    It's not easy. I went through the moving mother...

    It's not easy. I went through the moving mother to assisted living 2 years ago. She too was super independent; worked full time into her mid-80s and then only retired because an institutional...
  17. I also would avoid godaddy at all cost!. See my...

    I also would avoid godaddy at all cost!. See my comment on off topic.What I want to say about them is not printable.
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    I just had my website's hosting after getting fed...

    I just had my website's hosting after getting fed up with GoDaddy. Do NOT use them. They will find all manner of ways to suck $$ out of you and impede the process when you get fed up and decide to...
  19. Pretty much in the same boat. $4000 per person...

    Pretty much in the same boat. $4000 per person deductible and there are 3 of us. Healthcare is no longer happening in this household unless its an emergency or the one covered wellness exam, mammo,...
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    Yes, yes, yes! Fabulous places. I took a mother...

    Yes, yes, yes! Fabulous places. I took a mother daughter trip there years ago and would love to go back. Mom's 91 now, but maybe I should repeat with my DD. Brandywine Museum with Andrew Wyeth...
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    Yes, flax. I get ground stabilized right at my...

    Yes, flax. I get ground stabilized right at my feed store. TB (who used to get cocasoy oil) and Fjord pony both get it. Both are very easy keepers (think muzzled for summer turnout.)

    TB is a...
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    These would be mostly overnights, but we've...

    These would be mostly overnights, but we've enjoyed them in the past and will be doing one of them again soon during DD's spring break. She's in college in Westminster.

    Colonial Williamsburg. Lots...
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    If you are thinking Napa, have you considered...

    If you are thinking Napa, have you considered northern Michigan? Leelanau county and surrounding area have a very active and top quality wine industry. You'll also get the lots of B&Bs, beautiful...
  24. Oy vey! The Fjord pony has pulled one like that...

    Oy vey! The Fjord pony has pulled one like that too, except he had himself between the top and middle wires looking like nothing was out of place. They are something.
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    Was wondering.....not having any luck on Firefox...

    Was wondering.....not having any luck on Firefox either. Is the weather today better than late yesterday. Best I could tell yesterday ended early when it started downpouring on the Children's. Did...
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