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  1. My personal limit is when I stop feeling the...

    My personal limit is when I stop feeling the simple joy of being alive.
    If I go outside and don't feel grateful for the fresh air, the sun on my face, the sounds of the birds, then I know I have to...
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    Siouxzq, my deepest condolences on the tragic...

    Siouxzq, my deepest condolences on the tragic death of your daughter. Too, too young.
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    I call it an accident. I don't like assigning...

    I call it an accident. I don't like assigning blame, especially to a child.
    Insurance pays.
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    Instead of looking for bargains, make a list of...

    Instead of looking for bargains, make a list of everything you really need. Figure out how much money you have to work with. Then hit the garage sales and second-hand stores and Craigslist...
  5. Poll: Ooh, I like the color you chose!

    Ooh, I like the color you chose!
  6. There is a good article in The Week on this...

    There is a good article in The Week on this topic:
    http://theweek.com/articles/777601/americas-best-job-market-years
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    I feel more balanced since menopause. I love not...

    I feel more balanced since menopause. I love not dealing with the monthly cycles. It didn't cause me any anxiety at all - quite the opposite.

    During peri -menopause I had a few fierce temper...
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    9, some days a 10. It's been getting better every...

    9, some days a 10. It's been getting better every year since I was 16 (definitely a 1) with some roller-coasting in my 20s.

    I'm only comparing this with my own past, of course. Maybe in five years...
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    I hope you're up and around soon!

    I hope you're up and around soon!
  10. I'm in Oregon and last year we had a month of...

    I'm in Oregon and last year we had a month of wearing masks because of forest fire smoke. Terrible destruction.

    The snowpack was really low this winter so things are dry - but that also means less...
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    I wouldn't say I get anxious planning things....

    I wouldn't say I get anxious planning things. It's more in my head - just concern that I tick off all the boxes on my to-do list.

    I think of anxiety as a more physical thing, how you feel on a...
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    It sounds like your company takes care of...

    It sounds like your company takes care of customers.
    Most of us have been through all the rings of voice mail hell and the first step down that path is being put on hold or transferred.
    I always...
  13. Oh yes, food co-op - forgot that one.

    Oh yes, food co-op - forgot that one.
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    My Dd is 19 (just) and, while she respects my...

    My Dd is 19 (just) and, while she respects my opinion, she would be shocked if dh or I tried to meddle in her affairs.

    Despite having a trust fund, she is working 30 hours per week while attending...
  15. Oregon Shakespeare Festival (we live in town and...

    Oregon Shakespeare Festival (we live in town and attend frequently.)
    OLLI (an adult education program. I have taken many courses. $175 per year for unlimited classes in everything from politics to...
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    Thanks for posting - one of my heroes. I...

    Thanks for posting - one of my heroes.

    I recently read "Change Here Now", a guide to activism based on permaculture principles. Holmgren's influence is deep and meaningful. Right now it's still...
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    Thanks for the feedback!

    Thanks for the feedback!
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    Photos and privacy

    Dh posted a bunch of photos of me and a lot of them were unflattering or just something I didn't want to share. I told him to ask my permission before posting photos of me, and he said he thought...
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    I've never had jet lag this bad before. I slept 5...

    I've never had jet lag this bad before. I slept 5 hours last night and feel like a new person - but it was 5 really yucky days.

    I don't know how flight attendants do it. I still don't know what...
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    That is really good news! I am on a couple...

    That is really good news!

    I am on a couple prescriptions and look forward to being drug-free someday.
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    I think sugar/honey is somewhat better than...

    I think sugar/honey is somewhat better than artificial sweeteners?

    Regular black tea (Red Rose, Lipton) is very inexpensive.There are lots of cheap (bulk) herbal teas. And sugar is cheap (even...
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    I'm currently in Paris and thinking I might...

    I'm currently in Paris and thinking I might actually die of jet lag.
    I have slept 4 hours in 3 days and am feeling psycho.

    It'll pass, and between bouts of nausea and dizziness there is still...
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    Lovely!

    Lovely!
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    I agree with razz about staging. You don't have...

    I agree with razz about staging. You don't have to get a professional (though I've read the $$ are well worth it.)

    Are you living in the house? Tl;dr An empty house shows so much better.

    Then...
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    I don't go by number of items, but by the space I...

    I don't go by number of items, but by the space I have for clothes. Good thing I don't have one of those walk in closets.

    I'm going on a month long trip soon, and figuring out what to pack is...
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