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Wed Dec 24

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:44 PM

Re: Merry Christmas

Hope you have a very Merry Christmas and a Healthy, Happy New Year.

Thu Dec 4

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:58 PM

Re: Cheap way to neuter dogs

Of course with bulls all you need is a rubber band.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UrCHbxTJbA

But you don't get any "calf fries" with this method. Most of the old [more]

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:49 PM

Re: Cancelled checks?

For several years IRS has accepted the check copy plus the statement showing the # and amount of the check.
I can remember when almost all the merchants in our town had blank bank checks for each bank in town beside the cash register for their [more]

Mon Dec 1

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:52 PM

Re: Cheap way to neuter dogs

" One of the other benefits of the traditional neutering method is that it pretty much eliminates the risk of testicular cancer. So leaving the dogs intact does nothing to lower this risk and means there will be increased numbers of pets with a [more]

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:42 PM

Re: I found a source!

Has anyone tried using scraps from a cabinet shop?

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:41 PM

Re: Cornbread, Biscuit, Muffin, Bread Recipies

Oops, also need 1 and 1/4 cup milk or it will be really dry.

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:40 PM

Re: Cornbread, Biscuit, Muffin, Bread Recipies

Our family likes this basic recipe from the Granny Hillbilly cookbook
1/4 cup oil
1 tsp salt
1 tbls baking powder
2 eggs
1 cup (we like Bob's Red Mill medium grind) cornmeal
1/2 cup flour
bake in well oiled cast iron [more]

Tue Nov 25

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:16 AM

Re: Lettuce? - OT

We have had some success with rinsing the lettuce and then wrapping in a damp paper towel and putting in a plastic bag. This seems to give us a few more days.

Thu Nov 13

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:25 PM

Re: OT: What to do with jack-o- lanterns

I know you are probably tired of my fascination with our urban moose, but the following link shows why they are so fascinating. #4, & 5 show them eating jack-o-lanterns
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Mon Nov 10

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:15 PM

Re: OT: What to do with jack-o- lanterns

If leaving my pumpkin out would result in a moose coming in my yard...I'd be buying dozens of them to leave out but I doubt it will do any good here in California!
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One of the nicest things about Anchorage are the Moose. We have to [more]

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:55 AM

Re: OT: What to do with jack-o- lanterns

Most people in our neighborhood just leave out in the front or back yard and the moose will eat them. Works in Anchorage, but might not work in your neighborhood. :-)

Wed Nov 5

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:32 PM

Re: Squirrels

You might try this
http://www.plantskydd.com/squirrel-repellent.html
Their product works on moose and deer really well. Until I used it I never got my apples (the moose came the [more]

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:26 PM

Re: Dehydrator RIP

Since this is the living below your means board here is Alton Browns dehydrator
http://momwithaprep.com/make-your-own-dehydrator-an-alton-br...
ans a couple [more]

Sat Nov 1

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bookie71 replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:33 PM

Re: Pellet Smoker/Grill

They sell these at Cabella's and Costco
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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 9:30 PM

Re: My annual Halloween money saving tip.

I remember the year we were concerned about all the stuff in the news about razor blades in fruit, bad candy, etc. We bought a box of good pencils. The next morning we found most broken and in the yard, we went back to candy the next year.

Thu Oct 30

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:16 PM

Re: Vegetable garden books/raves/rants

There is a product called Plantskoid that is beef blood based that will keep moose and deer out of your fruit trees.There are other brand names but this is the original. We never got apples from our apple tree until we use d this. The moose would [more]

Wed Oct 29

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:19 PM

Re: Vegetable garden books/raves/rants

Go to the library and check out "Square Foot Gardening", it is a good basic raised bed starter. I built my beds before I read the book. Mine are 5 feet wide where he rec's 4 feet. The middle foot is very hard to get to and care for.

Tue Oct 28

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:14 PM

Re: DIY is in decline -men too soft

Laura,
You need to meet my oldest daughter. She used to get really upset wioth the girl scouts, why do the boy scouts get to do all the neat things and we get baby siting, sewing etc.
She now works out in "Bush Alaska" in tents and [more]

Sat Oct 25

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bookie71 replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:37 PM

Re: Email-fax services - Recommendations please?

Our office uses Ring Central. Less than 100 per year and we have had no problems for the last few years.
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Tue Oct 21

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bookie71 replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 11:46 PM

Re: E.B.O.L.A.

Then we can blame Regan for the aids epidemic. It would have happened no matter who was president.

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