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    The CDC updates are confusing to me...good news...

    The CDC updates are confusing to me...good news about masks but they had us so trained to be afraid of not wearing one that it will be hard to feel safe for a while without one. The numbers could go...
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    What a handsome dude.

    What a handsome dude.
  3. Thread: May Purge

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    This winter, I grew way more seedlings and plants...

    This winter, I grew way more seedlings and plants than I have a place for so I will donate the excess to our local garden club for the plant sale next weekend. Then, I can toss/recycle all the...
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    Whenever I see this kind of stuff, I think of how...

    Whenever I see this kind of stuff, I think of how dogs (and cats) were viewed a few generations ago. Mostly kept outside or in the barn on cold days, fed table scraps and often short-lived due to...
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    American Daughter - a memoir from a professional...

    American Daughter - a memoir from a professional woman who tells the tale of her unhinged childhood and how she learns the mysteries of her mother's life that contributed to all the craziness....
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    The Mavericks "Dance the Night Away"

    The Mavericks "Dance the Night Away"
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    I watched My Week with Marilyn on Netflix last...

    I watched My Week with Marilyn on Netflix last night. Michelle Williams as Marilyn. I think she did a good job of portraying the neurotic, fragile actress.
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    Yep. For a time, my dad was an Air Force doc so I...

    Yep. For a time, my dad was an Air Force doc so I started kindergarten in San Antonio and spent the next 20 years there. And then on to Austin for the next 30. I'm gonna have to make a list just for...
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    I recently discovered that trying to remember all...

    I recently discovered that trying to remember all the places I have lived is a good way to fall asleep. Like counting sheep but requires more effort. Too many to list but guessing around 20-25.
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    The climate here is SO challenging that any...

    The climate here is SO challenging that any garden plans have to be very region specific. Right now, all the crabapple trees and lilacs are blooming but the freeze tonight will do its usual business....
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    My brother lives in University City and walks to...

    My brother lives in University City and walks to his office in Clayton a few blocks away. Their house is probably in the 4000sf range so way too big for two old people. The doorways are all gothic...
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    I have never seen anything quite like the first....

    I have never seen anything quite like the first. St Louis has the most interesting architecture.
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    I got my first Pfizer finally. Nothing but a sore...

    I got my first Pfizer finally. Nothing but a sore arm so far. Now I have to buck up for the second one in May.
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    I think there is a big difference between...

    I think there is a big difference between manufactured/modular homes and "trailer homes." First is on a permanent foundation and second is usually not. Materials on both are often cheap or cheap...
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    The thing I always wonder about is what is the...

    The thing I always wonder about is what is the motivation behind folks who promote scary alternative theories? I know some like Alex Jones have products to sell but why spend one's days on the...
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    Set to get mine later today even though DH...

    Set to get mine later today even though DH continues to send me scary email links to why I shouldn't get one. I wonder if he is really concerned about my health or just fears losing his last holdout...
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    I watched a bit of the Oscars but it was...

    I watched a bit of the Oscars but it was incredibly boring. I mainly watch to see what films I might have missed so now I will have to see The Father and News of the World. Nomadland was good. It...
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    My rationale is that I am getting one because...

    My rationale is that I am getting one because every single person I know - family, friends, neighbors - has had theirs. I guess I care because if it makes them uncomfortable to be with unvaccinated...
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    I am not afraid of needles but I have a serious...

    I am not afraid of needles but I have a serious phobia of medical tests and procedures. I am having those same fears now with a Tuesday appt to get the first Pfizer. It is totally irrational but it's...
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    I wonder how many people are going with just one...

    I wonder how many people are going with just one shot of the Pfizer figuring it offers at least some protection?
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    The neighborhood we left was full of smaller...

    The neighborhood we left was full of smaller homes built in the 50s-60s. The last time we went back I didn't even recognize it as so many had been torn down and replaced with 3000 sf and much larger...
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    Something said in the Greta T special last night...

    Something said in the Greta T special last night got to me. She said that like the Covid virus...things can change very quickly. In a year's time, the whole world changed. Our politicians keep...
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    It doesn't seem right that there are doses and...

    It doesn't seem right that there are doses and appointment slots here going unused due to hesitancy but not available in spots where people want them.
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    I am definitely an animal person but like Catherine, it is freeing to not have the responsibility of owning dogs for the first time in my life. I have two cats now and one that acts like a dog so...
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    After a lifetime of dog ownership, we are happily dog-less. It's probably not popular to admit that but the pain of putting the last one down after 16 years did the trick. I enjoy other's dogs now...
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