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  1. DH is home and we’ve had 2 nurses, and 3 pt and...

    DH is home and we’ve had 2 nurses, and 3 pt and ot people. We’ll see how this is when things calm down a bit. He’s getting around with a walker and nothing stronger than over the counter drugs....
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    i make gift tags and cards for some friends and...

    i make gift tags and cards for some friends and family as a way to reduce my craft stash. (Gift wrapping too.) For others, I'm still using up what we'd bought before. We're also using up postage...
  3. Thread: October Purge

    by NewGig
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    Two boxes of magazines, a few books, the 2nd pair...

    Two boxes of magazines, a few books, the 2nd pair of surfwalkers, 3 shirts so far this week.
  4. Thread: October Purge

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    This past week it was a pair of curtains, a pair...

    This past week it was a pair of curtains, a pair of socks, a pair of surfwalkers, a cats paw tool, a t shirt, a box+ of books donated at the market that takes them, some metal trellises, and we...
  5. Thread: Next Steps

    by NewGig
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    Thanks! Yep, we're learning all about the...

    Thanks! Yep, we're learning all about the different types of rehab facilities at the moment. How much PT is given where, etc. This has been a real education!
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    What I Got Instead

    With my new work, I've been carrying around a tablet computer, an organizer, a phone, my wallet, and keys. My usual, until very recently was my wallet and keys, that's it.

    I can't carry a purse...
  7. The problem won't go away if I ask for someone in...

    The problem won't go away if I ask for someone in the US. He works for a company headquartered in India, so I figured I was stuck with the miscommunication! He's much better at India speak than I am,...
  8. Thread: Next Steps

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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
  9. Thread: Next Steps

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    DH was installing the window when he fell from...

    DH was installing the window when he fell from the platform and broke his leg. This project is on hold for the moment! I got ahold of the place we had planned to buy the mini split and asked if they...
  10. I have no idea! I'm feeling a lot calmer. We...

    I have no idea!

    I'm feeling a lot calmer. We have the answers to many of our questions. And we do have insurance, etc. in place. Of course we don't know if it's enough, but we found out what we...
  11. We Thought We Were Prepared -- I Guess We'll Find Out!

    Two weeks ago I spent 4 hours in the ER with a bug bite I reacted to.

    But last Saturday, my husband fell off a platform ladder and broke both bones in one leg. All of a sudden we're looking at how...
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    ------ One of our neighbors wrote a letter to...

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    One of our neighbors wrote a letter to the town, complaining. And it got results.
    I take it back. What they did was lay the dirt for a new roadbed.
    They repaved our entire road!

    Never...
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    A few months back, I came up with a general...

    A few months back, I came up with a general guideline for us, uses what we have, uses up left overs, lowers the amount of meat we eat, it's frugal, etc.

    Monday: Double Veggie meal: a casserole, a...
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    That my town road agent or someone is not well...

    That my town road agent or someone is not well organized and does lousy planning!

    Earlier this year they cut ditches across our road in several places to apparently put in new culverts or...
  15. I really like the idea of rugs you throw in the...

    I really like the idea of rugs you throw in the wash. If I wasn’t also sensitive to almost all plastics, that is what we’d have everywhere.

    Here
    https://ruggable.com/
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    4 flea markets, 1 book sale, and progress?

    Well, no. Not enough of it. This going from being a hoarder to a non-hoarder is a LOT of work!

    I figured by now I'd have a clean porch or attic or other spot at the least I could look upon as...
  17. I'm selling the end of a sci-fi bookstore. It's...

    I'm selling the end of a sci-fi bookstore. It's hard for me to. SF saved my life. I desperately needed the lessons I got from SF to survive when younger.
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    My relationships: husband, his family, friends...

    My relationships: husband, his family, friends and neighbors. The beautiful place I live. The work I've done emotionally. In short, where I am, now.
  19. Thanks! Didn't sell what I wanted to (you never...

    Thanks! Didn't sell what I wanted to (you never do) but more than I was afraid I'd sell. A lot of work but successful just the same.
  20. Book sale is today.

    Book sale is today.
  21. I am having a book sale, not one difficult thing,...

    I am having a book sale, not one difficult thing, but 1,000s, I hope! I loved having a bookstore, but need to move on.
  22. Thread: Tshirt yarn

    by NewGig
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    Glad you liked it. The rugs were half-hitched...

    Glad you liked it. The rugs were half-hitched together, the reason they couldn't stand the laundry. What looks like holes between stitches is actually black t shirt yarn threaded into the holes to...
  23. Thread: Tshirt yarn

    by NewGig
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    I made rugs from Tshirt yarn for a while. If I...

    I made rugs from Tshirt yarn for a while. If I can get the pic to load, I'll post one. 2976

    I stopped making them, this way, because they can't stand being washed and the dirt gets ground into...
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    Carole Deppe The Resilient Gardener.

    Carole Deppe The Resilient Gardener.
  25. Thread: Rainbows

    by NewGig
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    It was both otherworldly and beautiful. Very...

    It was both otherworldly and beautiful. Very eerie, in a good way!
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