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Wed Sep 17

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tconi replied to the Penguin Place board. 7:50 AM

Re: Fast Update

I downloaded the Lyft application so that we can use it on Friday to get me home from the clinic. This will be a new experience.

haven't used lift, but have used Uber and had a good experience.

peace & good luck
t

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tconi posted to the An Open Letter board. 4:42 AM

An Open Letter

Dear woman down the hall a bit

Step one
Choose a festive ringtone, say -Strawberry Letter No 23
Step two
Set volume of ring tone at 11
Step three
put in earbuds and listen to something else loud enough to be heard, [more]

Tue Sep 16

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tconi replied to the Gym Thread board. 10:07 AM

Re: September

prediction
Sat/Sun
Lots of walking & some situps


actual
Not so much walking
maybe an hour Saturday and 3 hours Sunday
3 Turkish getups each side (no weight- just the movement)
50 situps
50 flutter [more]

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tconi replied to the First World Problems board. 8:22 AM

Re: Scottish Independence

John Oliver (Last Week Tonight) has an easy-to-listen-to explanation)-
@15 minutes
-should you care to listen to his usually enjoyable perspective...and yes it does get silly at the end.




peace & you know how to [more]

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tconi replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 1:47 AM

Re: Is that all there is?

.

Hmmmm, roasted pork belly! And Yorkshite puddings!




I know it is just a typo, but I needed this laugh ...



peace & imagery
t

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tconi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:45 AM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

My parents always did it, and I was brought up taught it was something you always did.

Hmm- I stayed in a hotel with my parents exactly once.
As a kid we didn't go anywhere that we didn't stay with a relative.
My first real [more]

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tconi replied to the Hunzi's Ironing Board ;-) board. 1:35 AM

Re: Speaking of gaping maws

handy pizza tip -
It might not make a difference, but when you order pizza ask that it be cut into more pieces, if 8 is standard- ask for 12 slices.
It is the difference between "finishing this piece"= 1/12 of the whole rather than [more]

Mon Sep 15

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tconi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:44 PM

Re: Marriott--Tip Envelopes in Rooms Program

While this may be new to Marriott, it is certainly an idea that has been in practice at other lodgings for years.
Motels seem to do this more than Hotels, but it isn't anything new - I have seen many an envelope in a room that reads Hi My name [more]

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tconi replied to the An Open Letter board. 1:54 PM

Re: An Open Letter

I was somewhere recently that would accept only <that state> driver license for ID - no passports, passport cards, ID cards.
Driver License only ...


peace & not handling "different"
t

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tconi replied to the Hunzi's Ironing Board ;-) board. 1:46 PM

Re: Speaking of gaping maws

I sat behind a Chinese couple in first class last week.

When he began to eat I immediately thought of you... wow!

peace & shovels
t

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tconi replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 12:48 PM

Re: Telecommuting?

So, I may end up working in the house with the rest of the family home until he gets another position.


If that is the case make sure you have a door you can and will close, even if that means you are working in your [more]

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tconi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:30 AM

Re: Six-figure salary is not a lot of money

i think it is also really dependent on which six figures those are -
If all 9s, that is a seriously different category than all 1s, but of course, still not a lot of money.

peace & another thread just like that last few
t

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tconi replied to the First World Problems board. 10:27 AM

Re: Scottish Independence

Anybody on the board with a strong opinion one way or another


here is an excerpt from a recent email from a Scottish friend (super conservative, early 60s, retired from Royal Scots Navy):

The referendum is going full [more]

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tconi replied to the Snippee's Snippets board. 2:07 AM

Re: How long will it stay ?

sunnybiss!!!




an update!




peace & hey!
t

Fri Sep 12

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tconi replied to the Gym Thread board. 8:46 AM

Re: September

W-Th-F
wee little bike commute

Wednesday
4 rounds
50 flutter kicks
20 squats- w/resistance band
10 incline pushups

Thurs
30 minutes yoga

Friday - rest

prediction
Sat/Sun
Lots of [more]

Thu Sep 11

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tconi replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 4:45 AM

Re: Amsterdam...

Dutch is not a pretty language.

plug the website into google.com/translate
It'll get 90% of it for you.

and when will you be in AMS?

I work a couple hours north of there 2-3 out [more]

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tconi replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 4:40 AM

Re: Dumping a Fiance'

sigh-
my point was that it would have been too easy to make a snarky comment there and I was (for once) not doing so.



peace & paving the road to hell
t

Wed Sep 10

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tconi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:08 PM

Re: Free-range hens 'are least healthy' .

I don’t see it having a long-term sustainability and that worries me.

this was actually the point I wanted to respond to

On a large scale, maybe not.
But on a small scale producer -directly-to-consumer, I think it is - [more]

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tconi replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:06 PM

Re: Free-range hens 'are least healthy' .

I am not sure what this has to do with LBYM, other than free range eggs are more expensive..
But that won't stop me from responding.
I think free range on large scale is not really the same picture many people have in their minds.
USDA [more]

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tconi replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 1:23 PM

Re: Dumping a Fiance'

Long before I met my wife, I dated numerous women



too easy


peace & resisting
t

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