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by MackerelCat
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in April 15, 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 2831

Re: Daily Check in April 15, 2016

Patty, I am so sorry to hear about Chance's cancer. You are doing the right thing making sure he's comfortable. He's been such a wonderful dog and you've given him the best life. {{{hugs}]]
by MackerelCat
Fri Apr 15, 2016 9:43 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in April 15, 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 2831

Re: Daily Check in April 15, 2016

Maggie, that's wonderful about your contract! It'll be a huge load off your mind knowing you have ensured employment. Penny and Jackie, sorry about the weather making it tough on you both getting outside. :( We are having a beautiful spring morning here in Tennessee. I'm off work today and woke up f...
by MackerelCat
Thu Apr 14, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In April 12th
Replies: 22
Views: 3737

Re: Daily Check In April 12th

Rinty, the Pioneer Woman's recipes are just amazing. I have made a couple of hers and they came out great. Maybe you could go all spinach with the dip, or add a can of chopped water chestnuts or something like that for crunch? Good luck with the job application! Jen, I am feeling much better today. ...
by MackerelCat
Thu Apr 14, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: 100 Frugal Tips
Replies: 32
Views: 35046

Re: 100 Frugal Tips

7. The peeled shell from a hard-boiled egg is great for scrubbing the hard-water line off the inside of the pan the eggs were boiled in. (We have really hard water here, and boiling anything leaves a white mineral line on the inside of the pan.) 8. A paste of liquid soap and baking soda is great for...
by MackerelCat
Thu Apr 14, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In April 12th
Replies: 22
Views: 3737

Re: Daily Check In April 12th

My boss at work approached me again about going full time, and I told her that if they put it in writing that I would work only four days a week, I'd do it. They certainly have more than enough work to do to keep me busy and I'd get a 30 percent pay raise right away. It would be four long days, but ...
by MackerelCat
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:24 pm
Forum: DIY Projects
Topic: Trimming your own hair short and evenly
Replies: 9
Views: 5682

Re: Trimming your own hair short and evenly

I finally caved and got my hair cut at Fantastic Sam's. It was so long and floppy, but not yet long enough to put up in a ponytail, that I couldn't stand it any longer. They gave me a handful of coupons, which kind of makes up for their prices having gone way up in the 10 months since I was last the...