FiddleDeeDee

Fifi LaFarge

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Mon Dec 22

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 10:37 AM

Re: solstice

YeilB
who will be fiddling for the New Year's Eve contra dance!


Enjoy! I never got into the contra dance milieu. I'm glad you have the chance to do the music you love.

I am well into the church- and orchestra- playing [more]

Sun Dec 14

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 9:11 PM

Re: 12-13-14

WOOT WOOT! Glad to see you back, Utahtea!

Fifi

Fri Dec 12

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 7:56 PM

Re: Time for that yearly chestnut: A Song for Ra

Always a favorite.

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Awwwww.... {kicks ground with toe}

Fifi

Thu Dec 11

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:34 PM

Re: Need advice on waterproof boots for women

Thanks, everybody! I will check out all of those suggestions.

I would like to think that style is a consideration, but then I look at myself in the mirror and think, no.... no it is not..... :)

Fifi

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:30 PM

Re: Need advice on waterproof boots for women

don't remember how tall you are.
I ask because children's sizes are often waaaay cheaper than adults, and a 7 in womens is @ a 5 in boys...


I'm 5'3" and what a great idea! I'll print out the shoe size fitter thingy and [more]

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 3:18 PM

Re: Need advice on waterproof boots for women

Have you contacted LL Bean to try and get a replacement pair?

I was just citing LL Bean as an example -- my other pair were from a discount shoe department. :)

Fifi

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FiddleDeeDee posted to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:05 PM

Need advice on waterproof boots for women

I'm in the market for a pair of waterproof boots for cold weather. My latest pair of boots are 5 years old, and were advertised as waterproof. They leak like a sieve. I understand about wear and tear and all, but LL Bean advertises their boots are [more]

Tue Dec 9

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 11:56 AM

Re: Time for that yearly chestnut: A Song for Raggs

Hmmm.... has Raggs gone on an extended piratey raid, or something?

Mme. LaFarge
The pickin's get slimmer 'n slimmer every year.....

Mon Dec 8

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FiddleDeeDee posted to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 3:25 PM

Time for that yearly chestnut: A Song for Raggs

Sung to the tune of "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer"

I'm cuttin' ya off the Juan, dear.
Till you settle down and go.
Raggmopp is very up now
You could even say he glows.

All of the Isle's inhabitants
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Tue Nov 18

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:42 PM

Re: Last Home, Boomer Style

We adore our multi-level home and still have the knees to bound up and down the stairs.

My Mom and my dear MIL have a lot of trouble with our stairs, though, and I can see the handwriting on the wall. Even if they wanted to live with us, [more]

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:00 PM

Re: In-floor Radiant Heat ...

We are planning to build our next house as we downsize, and will be putting in radiant heat again, but it will still be by FHW and not electric.

It seems like just yesterday you were building your house! Do you have a time frame [more]

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:48 PM

Re: In-floor Radiant Heat ...

Vermonter,

Thanks very much for your 'consumer's eye view' of the radiant floor heating. We live in MA and also use oil and have baseboard heaters. Just to get those out of the bathrooms would be worth it! We are re-doing both bathrooms in [more]

Mon Nov 17

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 11:36 AM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

Wonderful! Hope you will be very happy in your new place.

A friend of mine lives in a stand alone home in a housing association, and they have been dealing with an abutting neighbor who sues them at the very smallest provocation. (She was [more]

Fri Nov 14

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FiddleDeeDee posted to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:40 PM

"At the tone, please record your message."

This may be old news to everyone here, but I learned something new today about voice messaging.

I am so fed up with hearing the pre-recorded message before I can leave a message. You know, the one that goes like this (for [more]

Tue Nov 4

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:26 AM

Re: Drone War Heats Up

"The weapon system is designed to protect major public gatherings from drone attack,and can destroy low-flying, slow moving aircraft. "

Please define for me, 'intercept', 'destroy', and 'protect' in this context.

Where [more]

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FiddleDeeDee posted to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 10:16 AM

Whenever you weigh in on a thread,

I put that thread on Ignore.

F.
It has helped my blood pressure.

Fri Oct 31

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the Aruba's Isle of Revenge board. 11:35 AM

Re: Update

I feel for your DH. I've had several bought of vertigo myself and it's not fun. My diagnoses was I wasn't drinking enough water. Who wants water when there's bottles of RUM laying around the isle! ;)

Aye, mebee THAT's th' problem, not [more]

Mon Oct 27

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the An Open Letter board. 11:13 AM

Re: Am Open Letter

*so a "neener" there to those of you who say such things

lol I'm being a jerk. Stress-filled week last week, but that is not an excuse.

Move along; nothing to see here.

Fifi

Sat Oct 25

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the An Open Letter board. 6:20 PM

Re: Am Open Letter

I've been to Fool gatherings before, but haven't been asked lately. I think I've worn out my welcome.

Fifi

Fri Oct 24

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FiddleDeeDee replied to the An Open Letter board. 10:57 AM

Re: Am Open Letter

Later, after several meetings, it's often safe to consider meeting at someone's house, which is how I met tconi and minxie.

And Utahtea and Fiddledeedee. :)

Fifi
gosh I love our board names.....

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