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ChiliChild replied to the Baby Boomers board. 9:14 AM

Re: Quite a day...

You are an inspiration, Maryanne. Talk about bloom where you are planted!

Enjoy the new mortgage-free digs and life. I know you'll put your terrific stamp on it and the whole place will be better for your presence!

Chili

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ChiliChild replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 3:27 PM

Re: leaving your life

I so wish I had done this when I was younger, but then, Catch 22: I had no money back then.


Chili

Sun Jul 20

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 2:01 PM

Re: Gulp!

(You southerners/Texans will know what butter beans are.)

I don't know. Got into a big debate with a coworker in ATL over butter beans vs. lima beans. She called lima beans butter beans and butter beans lima beans.

Tried to [more]

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 10:05 AM

Re: Gulp!

Sounds good. Just hope you plan to cook that chicken! :)

Chili

Fri Jul 18

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 12:36 AM

Re: First steps

I have a neat app on my phone named "My Fitness Pal"

Was just about to post and say that I use the Lose It! app, which is basically the same thing.

I used it religiously and successfully last year and need to get [more]

Thu Jul 17

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 12:19 PM

Re: Best Medicine

I got your lovely card this morning. Thanks!

Charlie


You are more than welcome. I'm delighted that it had to be forwarded because you were already home!

Take care.

Chili

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 11:37 AM

Re: Best Medicine

Best wishes, Charlie.
And good health!

Chili

Sat Jul 12

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ChiliChild replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:49 PM

Re: I Can't Help Myself....

If you use "then" in every place that you ought to be using "than", we have to conclude that you haven't made a typo but that you just don't know any better.

I suspect people who do this --very recently, in fact-- [more]

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 1:42 PM

Re: Observations on equipment

Clever.

Fri Jul 11

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ChiliChild replied to the First World Problems board. 12:24 PM

Re: Job Hunting Question

but be very upfront that you're not willing to relocate to Atlanta and that you only want to be considered if there's a possibility of being given the position in St. Louis.

It's hard for me to imagine that an interviewer worth their [more]

Wed Jul 9

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ChiliChild replied to the Sassafrahari board. 9:02 AM

Re: The Peeve Thread

Definitely no more hiring DW. Did you check inventory and other things around the house?

Me? I'd change the locks.

Yikes!

Chili

Mon Jul 7

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ChiliChild replied to the Baby Boomers board. 5:27 PM

Re: Chauffeur at large...

It's an accepted fact that if one finds oneself at a Starbucks one MUST take out one's electronic device (phone, tablet, laptop or all of them, etc.) and put it on the table.

Don't ask me why this seems to have become the Caffeinated Law of [more]

Sat Jul 5

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ChiliChild replied to the Retired Fools board. 11:22 AM

Re: Life Insurance After 70

After my dad died at 56, Mother had a paid-for home and a limited bank account. The first thing she did was cancel her life insurance. Both kids were out of the house and she had enough to bury her when the time came. Turns out the time came 17 [more]

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ChiliChild replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:17 AM

Re: Thanks..

We had five good offers on the house at 2p.m. the afternoon

Great news! Not surprising at all having seen what a beauty that house is, though.

Still channeling good thoughts that all the t's get crossed and all the i's get [more]

Wed Jul 2

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ChiliChild replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:23 PM

Re: USSC is the new Curia

I claim these antlers in memory of Infernal Elk. RIP, good friend.

Chili
it has almost been forgotten

Tue Jul 1

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ChiliChild replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 5:08 PM

Re: NYT: Life expectancy by county

PLEASE send good thoughts as we need the sale to buy this apartment....and to live at least to our life expectancy!!!!!


Tons of good thoughts headed your way!

Fingers crossed for a bidding war.

Chili

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ChiliChild replied to the Imp This Ride board. 5:06 PM

Re: question

Might be worth a few calls before you give up on the carpet.

Sometimes firefighters move furniture on their days off.

High school boys might be looking to make a couple of extra bucks, too.

Just a thought. Or [more]

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ChiliChild replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:56 AM

Re: Gun control idea

A 13 year old was accidently killed by a friend here yesterday. Friend was playing with a stolen handgun.


[more]

Mon Jun 30

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 5:12 PM

Re: Anybody Here.......

Those are great. Those who use a Garmin or Tom-Tom have to get the maps updated and it (sometimes?) costs money.

Google maps alone is updated sans cost. Sure, there are glitches, but it's nifty and the others cited are, as well. Beats Garmin [more]

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ChiliChild replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 11:16 AM

Re: Anybody Here.......

Just wondering if we are the last of a dying breed here... :)

Definitely last of a dying breed.

NTTAWWT.

Chili
Just Google Maps and navigation make it worth the price

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