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    I wash my face with plain warm water twice a day....

    I wash my face with plain warm water twice a day. If I've worn makeup I use a mild cleanser. Follow up with plain old Oil of Olay with spf. This is the routine I've folowed for the past 30 years...
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    We live in a low crime, sleepy town, but my...

    We live in a low crime, sleepy town, but my husband is retired law enforcement. We lock all the time. The house is locked (even while we are around outside but distracted). Our garage is locked. ...
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    Today is 28 degrees and raining pretty good. I...

    Today is 28 degrees and raining pretty good. I made it to the barn. Did a quick groom and longe and passed out some treats before beating feet back home. We don't very often get freezing rain but...
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    I made a brief journey to the barn this morning...

    I made a brief journey to the barn this morning where it was 28 degrees and raining pretty good. Besides the prospect of the sloping, snow covered drive being covered in ice, if I didn't keep my...
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    With the freezing rain coming there is a...

    With the freezing rain coming there is a potential risk of power outages. Just to add that to the list of woes.

    Today is the first day that people can go and claim their cars that were abandoned....
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    I think your crows are down here. I saw a murder...

    I think your crows are down here. I saw a murder of them yesterday morning. Must have been over 200.
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    I didn't notice any geese migrate this year. ...

    I didn't notice any geese migrate this year. There seem to be fewer resident geese overall but it's been a long time since I saw a V from the north passing overhead. A few years ago I actually saw...
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    Brave horse to keep trying and not become a bad...

    Brave horse to keep trying and not become a bad actor. Glad he's been saved.
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    One of the Mods replied to another thread and...

    One of the Mods replied to another thread and said they had no idea what went wrong but they will be fixing it and the ads will be back.
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    I saw on the news over the weekend that the NTSA...

    I saw on the news over the weekend that the NTSA is threatening to extend the recall north and Takata is fighting it because they say they can't even deal with the gulf coast states at this point. ...
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    Well, my work restroom hell is well documented...

    Well, my work restroom hell is well documented here. But it took an interesting turn this week as I am recovering from a stomach bug and there was new hire orientation going on the conference room...
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    Horses sink. But generally the answer is "you...

    Horses sink. But generally the answer is "you don't"
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    I'm so glad my mother doesn't have a cell phone. ...

    I'm so glad my mother doesn't have a cell phone. Last weekend I loaned her my Garmin with her destination programmed in. She didn't know how to get home.
    Thankfully it began to look familiar as...
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    Am I the only one who is grateful that my job is...

    Am I the only one who is grateful that my job is not to clean 5 feet of snow out of stadium seating?
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    In that case I think I'd just loosley French...

    In that case I think I'd just loosley French braid the feathers and leave the switch loose. That oughta fix her.
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    They are having to evacuate trailer parks because...

    They are having to evacuate trailer parks because those structures are caving in first.
    We are still happily a few miles just south of the snow line and keeping our fingers crossed.
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    Lake Effect, in a nutshell: The lake is warmer...

    Lake Effect, in a nutshell:
    The lake is warmer than the air and steaming. The cold air blows across it, picks up all that moisture, rises over the shore and dumps snow (or sometimes rain) on the...
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    This is the way it used to look. LOL! When they...

    This is the way it used to look. LOL! When they put the ads down the right and scrunched it up people hated it.
    You can never make everyone happy...
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    How heavy is it? They lose hair if either the...

    How heavy is it? They lose hair if either the braid is too heavy or they're catching it on something. Of course they lose tail hair every day, and braiding it just makes you count them. But it is...
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    She's a stunner. And a buckskin too Love the...

    She's a stunner. And a buckskin too

    Love the dark dark points
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    When our intake begins to clog it shuts down the...

    When our intake begins to clog it shuts down the furnace. You'd notice pretty quick!
    Some years we've had to go out and shovel the roofs. My husband even had a little snow blower that could be...
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    I'm just praying the rain they're forecasting for...

    I'm just praying the rain they're forecasting for this weekend doesn't come. I can't even imagine.
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    Gee I thought you were moving to Buffalo NY or something. :lol: frozen water buckets... :lol:

    sorry... carry on ;)
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    Yes, and then rain. It is November afterall. ...

    Yes, and then rain. It is November afterall. Highest reported total I saw this morning was 57 inches. And one family's front door collapsed inward from the show load. It has finally moved north...
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    My mom did that too. They haven't been back.

    My mom did that too. They haven't been back.
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