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C.J. Voelkel

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Thu Sep 18

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voelkels replied to the Pet Lovers board. 10:31 AM

Re: Fat cat?

FWIW, cats are furry people, all different. DW “rescued” three kittens a year ago in September. Turned out that they were all female when we had them “fixed”. “Savanna” is the brat, “Loki” is the “fooler” (we all, including the vet, first thought she [more]

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:05 AM

Re: What's in your emergency kit?

FWIW, I started this reply about 0700 Central time but got tied up in other things yesterday, me

Anyone been thru an emergency? What did you need that you didn't have?

I’ve been through my share of emergencies in my 70 odd [more]

Wed Sep 17

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:38 AM

Re: Everyday

. . . . . I got the chipper back bout 3 weeks ago and da engine starts and runs like a dream. I be cutting out trash trees and turning dem into mulch just about every morning from round 7 to 11 AM. . . .

Well, so much fur dat. On [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:19 AM

Re: Entertainment for MsBlue

FWIW, you might want an implant instead of a bridge. With proper care they last forever. Bridges sometimes break. 1poorlady got them for exactly that reason.

The problem with implants be that they is expensive. Da guy dat did mine [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:38 AM

Re: Entertainment for MsBlue

“lol that was very entertaining.”

The Boss is on that WW diet thingy and doesn't bring home many starches from the grocery store anymore. However, she did bring home a bag of taters last week . . . .

LOL! DW was on dat Fat [more]

Tue Sep 16

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 9:13 AM

Re: A-10 warthog cannon and 30 mm round

http://i.imgur.com/i5lWqs7.jpg

LOL! Small stuff that. I was on the USS Hopewell (DD-681) in 1962 for Operation Dominic, Shot Swordfish when the navy tested a nuclear ASROC (See; [more]

Mon Sep 15

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:00 AM

Re: Sunday Menu

DW bes on a udder diet, her. Dis one be low fat/low carbs and a royal pain in da butt. She be loud 8-oz of lean protein a day but no rice, potatoes, pasta, bread, alcohol, etc., etc., etc. In the last week dat she be on it, she lost a grand total of [more]

Sun Sep 14

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 9:43 AM

Re: Is that all there is?

I found the diet online:

http://www.idealweightlossclinic.com/ideal-protein-menu-opti......


That is the one. She is allowed 1 or 2 teaspoons of [more]

Sat Sep 13

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 5:59 PM

Re: Is that all there is?

“DW be on a medically supervised diet for the last 10 or 9 days. She be allowed 8 ounces of lean protein (beef, pork, chicken, seafood, etc.) a day but no starch, beans, cooked onions, tomatoes, root vegetables, etc., etc.”

Is she allowed
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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 7:42 AM

Re: Is that all there is?

Has everyone stopped cooking???

Just about, me. DW be on a medically supervised diet for the last 10 or 9 days. She be allowed 8 ounces of lean protein (beef, pork, chicken, seafood, etc.) a day but no starch, beans, cooked [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:49 AM

Re: It Bes Friday Afternoon

I'm not that brave (or tough).

Or crazy, no!
;-)

C.J.V. – and DW fusses at me when I use jalapenos in my cookin, her

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 6:45 AM

Re: It Bes Friday Afternoon

Now that it's the first munt wid an "r" in it and it's gotten somewhat chilly, I'm thunkin' about goin' to the local pub/restaurant that serves raw oysters and ordering a dozen of those and a salad with vinegar and oil [more]

Fri Sep 12

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voelkels posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 5:41 PM

It Bes Friday Afternoon

What y’all cookin fur supper, huuuggh? I made a trip acrost Da Lake and Da Ribber to (among udder places) “Wego” fur some fresh seafood. I got five pounds of mixed/large shwimps (at $4.00/pound) and 3 jumbo crabs (at $2.00/ each!!!) so I’ll do [more]

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 5:29 PM

Re: Eggs

“To me fried eggs with brown edges were cooked in a skillet too hot.”

I totally agree. I read the recipe and it actually refers to "crispy edges"!


Yeah, I gots to agree with that, me. I tried that recipe/method [more]

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:07 AM

Re: Everyday

“I been working on my state & Federal income tax for 2013. No, I didn’t procrastinate, me. I filed fur my extensions by da first of April.”

You're procrastinating.

Axe-u-lee, my getting extensions fur filing my taxes all [more]

Thu Sep 11

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voelkels replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:16 AM

Re: Everyday

I dunno what's up wid CJV - I heard a crab bit his fingers, but it's not been confirmed - so just hearsay, so to speak.

Stories about my untimely death are greatly exaggerated.
;-)
Axe-u-lee, I have been busy doing yard work [more]

Wed Sep 10

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voelkels replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:32 PM

Re: Not entirely OT: drink for the "L"

“A week ago this past Sunday one of my Sunday school friends had symptoms of pollen allergies or maybe a cold. Over the course of the week she felt ill and puny and didn't eat or drink very much. Saturday she was in the hospital because dehydration [more]

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voelkels replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 8:21 AM

Re: Eggs

Interesting,
See; http://www.cooksillustrated.com/recipes/7554-perfect-fried-e...
;-)

C.J.V. - might hafta try this, me

Sun Sep 7

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voelkels replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 6:53 AM

Re: Expiration Dates for Bullets?

Moisture and extended periods of excessive heat are what kills ammo.

I did notice a problem with some .44 magnum ammo that I reloaded in or around 1969 or 70. The cases had been full length resized 4 or 3 times before reloading. When [more]

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