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    I'm not sure if I've already expressed this peeve...

    I'm not sure if I've already expressed this peeve or not, but today it's truly peeving me again. It seems more and more I'm hearing people (mostly the young-uns, but also OPB [local public radio...
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    Welcome back, Steve....I missed you!

    Welcome back, Steve....I missed you!
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    Danna, I am late too, but happy to hear things...

    Danna, I am late too, but happy to hear things are going well. Best wishes to you in recovery and beyond! You seem to be in a good mental place, too---I'm glad for you.
  4. I was curious how and where the class was...

    I was curious how and where the class was promoted. Maybe more women saw it than guys did?
  5. Thread: 2017 gardens

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    I had some little finches that would bite at my...

    I had some little finches that would bite at my lettuces. Now I keep a chicken wire tunnel over the beds.
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    This has been a weird year. We do have our usual...

    This has been a weird year. We do have our usual amount of hummers, but there are a few others we usually see that we haven't (Townsend warblers, varied thrush). But we had a flock (16-18) of Cedar...
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    I wonder if it isn't due to the ubiquity of HE...

    I wonder if it isn't due to the ubiquity of HE washers now. You have to use HE detergents and in my experience (unfortunately, in hindsight) powdered detergent just doesn't dissolve like it should. I...
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    We've kept chicken wire over our beds to keep the...

    We've kept chicken wire over our beds to keep the birds and squirrels out. About time to take some of it off as the beet greens and spinach are starting to touch and bend to it. Most of my garden is...
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    Ha, UA!! I think my hubs and I have a pretty...

    Ha, UA!!

    I think my hubs and I have a pretty work-able situation. He is semi-retired and I still work up to 50 hr/wk.

    He does the bulk of the cooking and grocery shopping.

    He does the lawn...
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    My mother just passed away May 20. We are in the...

    My mother just passed away May 20. We are in the process of cleaning out her house, too. So far it's been an ok process between all the sibs.

    Since I am the one who has always done genealogy, they...
  11. Thread: Robotic vacuums

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    What about throw rugs? And do they adjust or...

    What about throw rugs? And do they adjust or adapt or transfer from hardwood to an area rug?
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    Robotic vacuums

    Like Roombas...do any of you own one? I have seriously considered getting one, but want more info first. I know they can be spendy, but I have recently come into a bit of money and can afford a wise...
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    Your score of 63 means you've had many factors...

    Your score of 63 means you've had many factors working in your favor, but several you've had to overcome.
    If your life had a soundtrack, it might include "Believe" by Justin Bieber as a nod to what...
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    UA, have you ever tried flyfishing? many just...

    UA, have you ever tried flyfishing? many just love it. Especially women. Might be a good way to meet someone! ;)
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    One time this happened to us --it was the garage...

    One time this happened to us --it was the garage door opener.
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    We had our annual visit from the Western Tanagers...

    We had our annual visit from the Western Tanagers last week. They leave as quickly as they come. But so pretty to see while they are here. The downer is that I learned they love to feast on...
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    "Bettyville" does sound good...will have to look...

    "Bettyville" does sound good...will have to look for that.

    Recently finished "The Stranger in the Woods," by Michael Finkel. It's the story of the hermit who was found living in a tent in central...
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    Crazy rain here, too. Record rainfall. I marked...

    Crazy rain here, too. Record rainfall. I marked on my calendar that my shelling peas were to be ready by Mother's Day, tomorrow. They are about 6 inches tall.

    Tomatoes still in greenhouse. Garlic...
  19. I understand that, but HOW does that diminish any...

    I understand that, but HOW does that diminish any of the stuff that is currently happening at the WH????
  20. I get so tired of people saying, "But Hilary's...

    I get so tired of people saying, "But Hilary's worse!" Come on, she lost. She's no longer in the picture. Why is that a viable defense for what's going on? What difference does it make to those of us...
  21. I have very little faith his supporters will...

    I have very little faith his supporters will change their minds about him. I've always subscribed to the notion discussed in this article:...
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    We're going through this right now too, in my...

    We're going through this right now too, in my family, cleaning out Mom's house now that she's moved into an assisted living facility.

    My older sister, like you, is majorly stressing over the...
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    Meetup groups are pretty successful, seems like....

    Meetup groups are pretty successful, seems like. Meetup.com

    There are all kinds of groups to join, book groups, board games, special interests, hobbies, etc.

    I did a story on groups who meet...
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    I would consider that wraparound porch more...

    I would consider that wraparound porch more livable space! Three pianos???
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    CL, looking back over your OP, I'm wondering what...

    CL, looking back over your OP, I'm wondering what kind of social life you would like to have. What do you see when you imagine it? Are you sure you want more of a social life, or do you just feel...
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