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    Beautifully done! So the one with the slightly...

    Beautifully done! So the one with the slightly higher price also comes with slightly more square footage.

    Report back once you've been able to check them out!
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    If you're willing to post pics at some point, I'd...

    If you're willing to post pics at some point, I'd love to see!!
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    I think it's really interesting how after 44...

    I think it's really interesting how after 44 years of "keeping house" I still migrate to combinations of green and yellow. The very first house we lived in--upstairs in a charming Victorian home--we...
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    Congrats! That's so exciting, IL!!

    Congrats! That's so exciting, IL!!
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    I have seen "my" house (meaning pictures that...

    I have seen "my" house (meaning pictures that look eerily similar to my house) on those Buzzfeed slideshows making fun of ugly decorating trends. Oh, well. Everything old is new again--wait a while...
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    That is hilarious!! I'm sure it wasn't funny to...

    That is hilarious!! I'm sure it wasn't funny to the flippers, but so refreshing to get insight on the real deal.

    Because it takes me three years to decide on which shade of white I want to paint...
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    A theory, but one that I heartily believe. The...

    A theory, but one that I heartily believe. The pen is definitely mightier than the sword. Whether it's a ideology, conspiracy, dogma or laundry detergent you're peddling, the right turn of phrase...
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    My morning breakfast routine is a tall glass of...

    My morning breakfast routine is a tall glass of water with a slice of lemon, coffee and a banana. If I get ambitious, I make a smoothie or a soft-boiled egg.
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    I agree. I read a really good book about...

    I agree. I read a really good book about consumption* in the 20th century, and why it blew up like it did. The conclusions were inconclusive but discouraging if you hope for the voluntary retreat on...
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    Thank you for posting this! I also live in one of...

    Thank you for posting this! I also live in one of those 80 counties.
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    I know what you're saying about commercial...

    I know what you're saying about commercial dressings, but I love Marie's coleslaw dressing, and I typically add apples and raisins to my coleslaw. If I make my own dressing, I do like to add celery...
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    Seriously?? I really hope not. :(

    Seriously?? I really hope not. :(
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    Me either. Things seem so unpredictable today...

    Me either. Things seem so unpredictable today that trying to place bets on the future seems like a shot in the dark. I'll wait until I can make an educated guess.
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    I LOVE the concept of forest bathing. While we...

    I LOVE the concept of forest bathing. While we didn't live in a "forest" in NJ (far from it), our house being next door to a wooded park fit the bill for meandering, walking along the creek, just...
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    Oh, I'm not quite sure what DS did about that. I...

    Oh, I'm not quite sure what DS did about that. I never thought it made much sense to tax unemployment benefits anyway.
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    Yeah, when DS applied for unemployment I advised...

    Yeah, when DS applied for unemployment I advised him to select the option of having a portion deducted for taxes so he wouldn't have to worry about it if things were still tight for him in April...
  17. I've been to permies.com once or twice, but...

    I've been to permies.com once or twice, but didn't realize they had a discussion forum, and just today I was thinking about how I wish there was one for permaculture. Synchronicity!

    Thank you...
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    Wow, rosa, that really does suck, but I have to...

    Wow, rosa, that really does suck, but I have to say, the way you write it, I know you'll find humor in it some day.. I love how you're figuring out the net cost of the half a Q-tip against the...
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    Given that it's a pied a Terre and not a primary...

    Given that it's a pied a Terre and not a primary residence, I don't know why you would need a lot of cabinets. It's just a place to land when you're out and about in the city--why would you need to...
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    TeacherTerry and bae: I'm hooked on the Athletic...

    TeacherTerry and bae: I'm hooked on the Athletic Brewing Company non-alcoholic beer you guys recommended. It really tastes like beer! So far I've only tried Run Wild, but I'll probably branch out...
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    Well said.

    Well said.
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    That's not what I've been taught, but I did look...

    That's not what I've been taught, but I did look that up and it seems that there are quotes in the Bible that refer to all people in the early Christian church who follow Christ as saints. I don't...
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    Last night I had a free BK chicken sandwich: free...

    Last night I had a free BK chicken sandwich: free because DH was picking one up for me at the drive-thru and when he went to pay, the staff member at the take-out window told him the car in front of...
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    Random thoughts about saints: One of the first...

    Random thoughts about saints:

    One of the first books I was given by my grandmother when I was really young was Lives of the Saints.

    I think the concept of sainthood falls into two categories...
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    This morning I timed how fast my kettle brought a...

    This morning I timed how fast my kettle brought a full pot to 200 degrees (the recommended temp for French press): 6.5 minutes. It's about 2 minutes behind the kettles I provided the link for...
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