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  1. Thread: Hello

    by Gardnr
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    Welcome! Reading about simplicity will be your...

    Welcome! Reading about simplicity will be your best friend. 2 recommendations that helped me the most? "Your Money or Your Life" and "The Simple Living Guide" by Janet Luhrs.
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    You need to do the work. You say you've heard it...

    You need to do the work. You say you've heard it before. There is a reason for that.....do the work. No counselor can fix it for you. They listen. They guide. They coach. But YOU have to do...
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    purse/luggage-also d/t possible bedbugs and they...

    purse/luggage-also d/t possible bedbugs and they are really hard to clean well.

    I've bought 2 crockpots for the kitchen at work. no electrical issues.

    That's all I have to add to your list.
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    Ditto. We got "dumped". We love kids.....other...

    Ditto. We got "dumped". We love kids.....other people's kids. But our friends became more and more distant until they disappeared and stopped returning calls. So be it. We enjoy each other's...
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    Catherine, if you're talking about your children...

    Catherine, if you're talking about your children and the other person doesn't chime in with their own kid story, they likely don't have children OR their children are not a subject they wish to...
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    PURE BLISS:cool:

    PURE BLISS:cool:
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    When it's been just my sister/DH/2 kids and us,...

    When it's been just my sister/DH/2 kids and us, we go simple. Green salad. Turkey. Italian wild rice Mushroom dressing, mashed potatoes or baked cheesy hash browns (kids choose), corn. Love a...
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    It's been great fun. None of those places would...

    It's been great fun. None of those places would have been a destination without the intent. :cool: Now the rest is far enough away in our state, we'll need to overnight. And we WILL be doing some...
  9. I once had a therapist tell me she thinks I was...

    I once had a therapist tell me she thinks I was sexually assaulted when i was a toddler. I have no recall. I elected not to undergo hypnosis or regression therapy. I do know that my oldest brother...
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    A friend of mine does not enjoy cooking. Their...

    A friend of mine does not enjoy cooking. Their family tradition has been to go to Chuck-O-Rama. They thoroughly enjoy it. Her 3 grown kids still love it and along with their kids they all continue...
  11. I did that one 'round robin' style with my sister...

    I did that one 'round robin' style with my sister in another state. Courtney is our niece and loves cats and purple. This was her graduation quilt. I made the center. Mailed it with pieces of...
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    Good call. When people ask me if I have kids I...

    Good call. When people ask me if I have kids I say "no, by choice". Everyone I know who isn't by choice is devastated and angry when asked more questions.
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    We've taken staycations. We've staycationed...

    We've taken staycations.

    We've staycationed at the mountain cabin.

    We did our first (and last) cruise this summer for my sister's 65th birthday celebration.

    Right now we're in Phoenix...
  14. The first person stands alone. The 2nd person...

    The first person stands alone. The 2nd person starts the movement. It is safe to tell the truth when many come forward. The victims have each other now for support and encouragement and the more...
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    I have swept (not blown!) all the leaves off our...

    I have swept (not blown!) all the leaves off our driveway and patio into the compost pile and/or garden beds:cool:

    But I swear in the fall, if I get in the hot tub someone WILL fire up a lawnmower...
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    My grandmothers hit 94. Dad died of lung cancer...

    My grandmothers hit 94. Dad died of lung cancer from smoking. Mom died of bladder cancer/2nd smoke.

    At our planned spending rate we won't spend it gone unless we drastically increase our...
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    Our retirement investment plan is based on $60k. ...

    Our retirement investment plan is based on $60k. We own 2 homes and 2 cars and we intend to keep it all-our mountain cabin if fabulously relaxing. It is our secondary fund if needed to sell.

    We...
  20. Thread: A Torn Meniscus

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    I hope they got back to you. If not, always eat...

    I hope they got back to you. If not, always eat with the pain killers. Always take a laxative each morning you're using an opioid. If you really don't want to take those, take 2 Aleve every...
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    Stick with Vanguard and start another investing...

    Stick with Vanguard and start another investing account to compliment what you have with them but not tied up in retirement rules thus allowing you to withdraw when needed. Put that cash in a...
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    This is my issue with "volunteering". Must be...

    This is my issue with "volunteering". Must be there weekly on X day for X hours. Must volunteer during daytime hours. Must must must.....volunteering will be around MY life. My life will not be...
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    On our list is "every NASCAR race once". It...

    On our list is "every NASCAR race once". It takes $. We plan and save and go with no credit card loans. We're going to #2 on Nov 10.

    While we are at the location, we do the tourist thing adding...
  24. Thread: Do you use AAA?

    by Gardnr
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    Yes. Maps. Travel suggestions. (don't...

    Yes. Maps. Travel suggestions. (don't necessarily use their triptick mapping but it's nice to have. We live in a rural state so the towing and emergency response is a good thing for us. AAA...
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    Total fiction/good read. Diane Chamberlain: ...

    Total fiction/good read. Diane Chamberlain: Cypress Point.
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