Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tybee

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    21
    Views
    288

    I also think of guilt being outer-directed (you...

    I also think of guilt being outer-directed (you have internalized someone else's standards of behavior) while regret is more inner-directed, that you have lost something that was of value to you.
  2. Replies
    8
    Views
    154

    Sioux, it's more expensive than YNAB (I checked)...

    Sioux, it's more expensive than YNAB (I checked) and I have not tried it yet, but I just signed up for Money Grit, which is 17 dollars a month and created by Karen McCall, who does the Financial...
  3. Replies
    367
    Views
    72,127

    I have not but I am fascinated by poinsettias...

    I have not but I am fascinated by poinsettias because of my one from last year--he is huge and bloomed beautifully after being sticks in my parents' assisted living, all leaves dropped. It seems...
  4. Replies
    13
    Views
    213

    When we applied for the insurance, they wanted to...

    When we applied for the insurance, they wanted to see the house inspection and learn about the woodstoves and chimneys, and that's when we learned that they were not up to their code.
  5. Replies
    38
    Views
    654

    Rosa, my brother's condo in Cambridge is 760...

    Rosa, my brother's condo in Cambridge is 760 square feet and one in the building identical to his just sold for 670,000.
  6. Thread: January Purge

    by Tybee
    Replies
    44
    Views
    1,847

    Burned some more old papers of my parents. Wish...

    Burned some more old papers of my parents. Wish I could burn them all.
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    213

    It's five below right now--yesterday around 0 all...

    It's five below right now--yesterday around 0 all day,. Supposed to get up in the 20's today but we'll see. We are supposed to drive to Portland, did not go yesterday because it was so cold.
    I am...
  8. Thread: January Frugals

    by Tybee
    Replies
    45
    Views
    1,838

    Wow, Rosa, congratulations! And good for you for...

    Wow, Rosa, congratulations! And good for you for doing the math--what an expensive thing it is to smoke. I did not realize. So ten years of that, compounded, wow!!
  9. Thread: January Frugals

    by Tybee
    Replies
    45
    Views
    1,838

    Hope you get it, NewGig, that would be great!

    Hope you get it, NewGig, that would be great!
  10. Thread: Conavirus......

    by Tybee
    Replies
    5,070
    Views
    542,874

    IL, hope you and your husband are okay tonight.

    IL, hope you and your husband are okay tonight.
  11. Replies
    41
    Views
    4,813

    Good for you! Sounds like your decision kind of...

    Good for you! Sounds like your decision kind of evolved naturally, and glad you will get more money!
  12. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,228

    But hey, check again with social security, his...

    But hey, check again with social security, his employer, and one of those medicare helper people that you can contact.
    ...
  13. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,228

    You do not have to sign up for D now if you have...

    You do not have to sign up for D now if you have the employer coverage that is acceptable. That is what the employer told us and that is what social security rep told us.
  14. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,228

    yes, I can confirm, so long as his employer meets...

    yes, I can confirm, so long as his employer meets the standard for coverage, which I think is by number? DH's employer sends out a statement each year that says it meets the standard so no penalty.
  15. Replies
    6
    Views
    225

    It did not work for me, not to say it might not...

    It did not work for me, not to say it might not for others, though? Thanks for trying.
  16. Thread: Goals for 2022?

    by Tybee
    Replies
    43
    Views
    1,506

    Catherine, I haven't done this, but my dh used to...

    Catherine, I haven't done this, but my dh used to do it all the time--he would get newspapers and use the winter to make plant pots. They worked great. He did it without this device, but I have...
  17. Thread: Goals for 2022?

    by Tybee
    Replies
    43
    Views
    1,506

    Me too! It's kind of meditative, you don't so...

    Me too! It's kind of meditative, you don't so much find the piece as recognize it.
  18. Replies
    1,486
    Views
    188,469

    Gluten free spaghetti with vegetarian meatballs. ...

    Gluten free spaghetti with vegetarian meatballs. Virtuous, but not the greatest.
  19. Replies
    6
    Views
    225

    Darn it, paywall, looks really fun!

    Darn it, paywall, looks really fun!
  20. Thread: Conavirus......

    by Tybee
    Replies
    5,070
    Views
    542,874

    On Tuesday in downtown Portland both Starbucks...

    On Tuesday in downtown Portland both Starbucks and Chipotle were closed because of staffing issues. We went to three places looking for something to eat at lunchtime and none of them were open.
    ...
  21. Replies
    10
    Views
    406

    That is rough-- condolences on the loss of your...

    That is rough-- condolences on the loss of your uncle.
  22. Thread: January Purge

    by Tybee
    Replies
    44
    Views
    1,847

    Sent my nephew some very nice stuff from my dad,...

    Sent my nephew some very nice stuff from my dad, including a railroad watch and a silver belt buckle. Feels good to have these heirlooms passed down and out of my life, responsibility for them over.
  23. Thread: The Daily Rave

    by Tybee
    Replies
    1,428
    Views
    354,315

    No stollen for Christmas this year--not a rave, a...

    No stollen for Christmas this year--not a rave, a rant, but sort of marzipan-related.

    Not liking fact that I did not encounter single Lebkuchen or stollen this year. And no Swedish pancake mix...
  24. Thread: cottages

    by Tybee
    Replies
    25
    Views
    763

    I dream of an attached barn for that reason.

    I dream of an attached barn for that reason.
  25. Thread: January Purge

    by Tybee
    Replies
    44
    Views
    1,847

    A cross pen box with a very foxed interior, from...

    A cross pen box with a very foxed interior, from a set my dad bought in 1970. I have polished the silver pen and pencil and I am using the pen and DH was given the pencil. Dad doesn't seem to have...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4