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    That's a very complex defensive process you have...

    That's a very complex defensive process you have there.

    Here's the way I see it:

    1. you asserted a cultural notion that -- in our culture -- is absolute;

    2. I contested the absolute nature...
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    Also, you can always do something with the friend...

    Also, you can always do something with the friend on Friday. :) Or any time over the weekend.
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    I would say that you should definitely go along....

    I would say that you should definitely go along. Then, if you want, do something with the friend earlier in the day.
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    I quoted you directly in the original post that I...

    I quoted you directly in the original post that I made. Here is the relevant portion: ". . .then you get to marriage/family and more space needed. . ."

    It's really strange/annoying to assert that...
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    I would definitely prepare for a move. DH and...

    I would definitely prepare for a move.

    DH and I are looking at buying a live-income property next year/18 months. Most of the places that we can afford (and are in good condition) are fully...
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    All you have to do is dry and then re-blend the...

    All you have to do is dry and then re-blend the rice powder and it'll be finer and work like rice flour.

    I've mostly done nut milks, which is basically the same process.

    Also, add more water...
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    I like it. I like the window well, and I...

    I like it.

    I like the window well, and I think that a sky-light across the top (depending upon it's place in the building) would be awesome.

    I think we could manage it in there -- the three of...
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    So, you are taking your own advice? In your first...

    So, you are taking your own advice? In your first assertion, you said it would not work for families. Essentially, what you saw growing up, and what you believe to be true, applies to everyone and...
  9. I'll be honest, we have been lucky to not have...

    I'll be honest, we have been lucky to not have crazy holidays, but this year we are really celebrating. And we are making gifts.

    Unlike prior years with a combination of insane busy-ness and...
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    I particularly like this house. :) I definitely...

    I particularly like this house. :) I definitely have some lusting over it. :D



    You know, I don't know.

    I'm currently in the family stage, and we were really happy at 480 sq ft. We currently...
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    See if her team mates are willing to run...

    See if her team mates are willing to run carpools. Carpools make a huge difference. DH and I were setting up to join the pool from the city to the school outside of town -- and our requirement would...
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    My ILs are not on my facebook. My parents are,...

    My ILs are not on my facebook. My parents are, but my mother's not on FB because she doesn't want to be.
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    I hear you there, Rosie, and I'm sorry for it. ...

    I hear you there, Rosie, and I'm sorry for it.

    This year has been a surprisingly easy negotiation. my parents are coming Wed-Sat, and we invited my ILs for Sat-Mon (retired). My ILs declined. My...
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    Too wonderful! :D

    Too wonderful! :D
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    If money were absolutely no object and there were...

    If money were absolutely no object and there were no barriers to entry of any kind: copenhagen denmark. We love it there.

    Right now, we're just 2 weeks into pittsburgh. We are not in the...
  16. Well, can;t go wrong with an awesome gardening...

    Well, can;t go wrong with an awesome gardening site. :D

    I love beach cottages of various sorts as well. They're usually quite lovely. I like norwegian and swedish ones a lot. I like a lot of their...
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    Another Tiny House!

    The Birdhouse!

    I love it!
  18. I have to say Air New Zealand is the best I've...

    I have to say Air New Zealand is the best I've flown. They are truly amazing at every level. Very accommodating and helpful overall.

    The US ones, man, I had this one FA get *very* bitchy with me....
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    People's need/reason would vary, but I can...

    People's need/reason would vary, but I can explain mine.

    I was raised with a "babies will ruin your life" expression. That is, if you have a baby too soon, too young, and "before you can afford...
  20. Too funny, there, Tradd! Yes, all kinds of...

    Too funny, there, Tradd!

    Yes, all kinds of travel annoyances. I always just stay in the seat until the plane clears. It's easiest to be last. No rush. Though, the cabin crew is usually pushing us...
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    My family lived in 480 sq ft very happily. You...

    My family lived in 480 sq ft very happily. You just learn to adapt.

    I discovered that 90% of what people think/feel they need for kids are just consumer items and not really needs.

    Otherwise,...
  22. I know! Just goes to show that she won't read a...

    I know! Just goes to show that she won't read a link that I post.
  23. I know that this is counter intiutiive, but I...

    I know that this is counter intiutiive, but I keep checking the prices at aetna, and they keep going down. The last time I looked, the one I would get for $335 before is now going for $260.

    That...
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    I think I read about one in boston, and part of...

    I think I read about one in boston, and part of what they were trying to create was a sort of assisted living environment without having to leave their homes. I thought this was a good idea.
  25. In my circles, FB is largely social. During...

    In my circles, FB is largely social.

    During high tension political times (ie, the recent shut down; elections; etc), it gets a bit insane. I have to block a few feeds now and again (particularly...
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