Search:

Type: Posts; User: Gardenarian

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. I love where I live and am not going on vacation...

    I love where I live and am not going on vacation this year (though I will be exploring within 100 miles or so.) I will probably get the travel bug again, but if I need to stay home, it is not a bad...
  2. Way too much, though we moved not so long ago. Dh...

    Way too much, though we moved not so long ago. Dh has so much.
    Personally, I could get my stuff organized very quickly. It's more complicated when you're a family.
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    294

    No, but it's on my list now :) I recently read...

    No, but it's on my list now :)

    I recently read "Eifelheim" (also science fiction) and thought it was great.
  4. Thread: Pokemon Go

    by Gardenarian
    Replies
    27
    Views
    1,254

    Pokemon Go

    A new clever way to get kids outside - a video game where your avatar only moves when you do.

    There are hundreds of kids (and older) running around playing this game. I do worry that someone will...
  5. Replies
    148
    Views
    11,659

    That was supposed to say Le Carre but my tablet...

    That was supposed to say Le Carre but my tablet "corrected" me. I am unable to edit from my tablet- it just deletes the post.

    Anyhow, sorry about that!
  6. Replies
    148
    Views
    11,659

    I just went to a matinee of "Our Kind of Traitor"...

    I just went to a matinee of "Our Kind of Traitor" (rainy day matinee.)

    I was very impressed. The cinematography was dazzling, the acting terrific, and the story very, very good.

    This was SO...
  7. Replies
    192
    Views
    36,765

    "Eifelheim" by Michael Flynn - a profound,...

    "Eifelheim" by Michael Flynn - a profound, absorbing, intelligent story about (stay with me here) aliens landing in 14th century Germany.
    Possibly the best book I've read this year, definitely the...
  8. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,144

    Bonjour Zoe Fille! I am also taking French on...

    Bonjour Zoe Fille!

    I am also taking French on Duolingo. C'est genial!

    We went to Paris last year and I got by on my few words and present tense, but I want to go back and really speak French.
    ...
  9. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,588

    I rode my new bike with the public library gang...

    I rode my new bike with the public library gang in the parade - lots of fun! There was so much to do here - concerts all day, a wonderful wildflower show, the pops concert in the evening, and then...
  10. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,364

    I'm doing the "eat a salad everyday" challenge,...

    I'm doing the "eat a salad everyday" challenge, and I believe it is saving me money. Oil and vinegar are not expensive and I just buy whatever is cheap at the farmers market - lots of greens right...
  11. Replies
    11
    Views
    917

    All our furniture is on legs (sofa, chairs) or...

    All our furniture is on legs (sofa, chairs) or open at the bottom tables, bookshelves.) My husband has a morbid fear of spiders and is sure they will breed in anyplace he can't get to.

    I use a...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    575

    Sounds like a good market for podiatrists :)

    Sounds like a good market for podiatrists :)
  13. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,052

    Also, the ones who do move off are a...

    Also, the ones who do move off are a self-selected group. Maybe they are more secure, motivated, or ambitious than those who stay at home.
  14. Replies
    2
    Views
    423

    Cool idea!

    Cool idea!
  15. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,930

    Yes, the first 2 weeks are the hardest. 3-5...

    Yes, the first 2 weeks are the hardest. 3-5 minute cravings? Yeah, I've read that too. It's just that the cravings keep coming back!
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,052

    Of my four siblings, two never moved away. They...

    Of my four siblings, two never moved away. They don't have horrible lives, but they didn't end up with the kind of lives they hoped for. Both wanted children but kept putting it off and are now too...
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    496

    I'm putting this on my bulletin board as a daily...

    I'm putting this on my bulletin board as a daily reminder I dwell too much on the past.

    Thank you for posting!
  18. My issue is not food, but health. I was a...

    My issue is not food, but health.

    I was a sickly kid and while I am much healthier now, in times of stress (almost daily, right?) I just - give in. I don't trust my body, and it is so much easier...
  19. Replies
    127
    Views
    8,419

    Working at Whole Foods seems to be wreaking havoc...

    Working at Whole Foods seems to be wreaking havoc on your health.

    Consider the enormous risk you are taking if you stay.
  20. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,595

    I'm sticking with it so far. Another heat wave...

    I'm sticking with it so far.
    Another heat wave has arrived, so salad is about the only thing I'm tempted to eat anyhow.
    I've got to get some more dressing recipes - I pretty much stick with oil and...
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    604

    Thanks for the link, frugal! Our most used...

    Thanks for the link, frugal!

    Our most used spices are: turmeric, cumin, mustard seeds, powdered garlic, oregano, thyme, cinnamon, and pumpkin pie spice.

    What do you use lovage in?
  22. Replies
    8
    Views
    810

    Wow, that's a great price! I hope you get some...

    Wow, that's a great price! I hope you get some relief from the heat in Denver.
  23. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,553

    We moved all our stuff ourselves, though it took...

    We moved all our stuff ourselves, though it took numerous trips and we have a Honda Odyssey van.
    We had to take the bedframes apart; I think they were the only things we had to put back together....
  24. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,595

    Great challenge! I'm in. We picked our first...

    Great challenge! I'm in.
    We picked our first tomatoes today, so good timing!
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,648

    Pinkytoe - I have found Dr. Sarno's books...

    Pinkytoe - I have found Dr. Sarno's books helpful. I do believe there is a mental/emotional aspect to all pain - though I have not had the instant results he writes about (understanding that your...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4