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by MackerelCat
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in Aug 14, 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 2010

Re: Daily check in Aug 14, 2019

Janet, sending hugs to you and Teddi. (((HUGS))) Penny, I hope your ear feels better soon. Maggie, I too am interested in your essential oil. The arthritis in my knee is really bothering me. My sweet little single mom friend lost her job yesterday because she was late to work. She had been really st...
by MackerelCat
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Does anyone use Hulo or Roku for their tv service
Replies: 22
Views: 2137

Re: Does anyone use Hulo or Roku for their tv service

Clem, We have Roku and love it. We watch Hulu, Netflix and Amazon Prime programming on it as paid services. We temporarily have CBS All Access until we catch up on a couple of shows. We never run out of stuff to watch and get a much better class of entertainment for around $35 a month. We can't go t...
by MackerelCat
Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Do you buy furniture to last decades?
Replies: 12
Views: 1050

Re: Do you buy furniture to last decades?

I don't tire of my style because it's eclectic. We received a lot of hand-me-down furniture from the estate of DH's parents that dated from the 1920s to the 1980s and it fit right in with our stuff. The theme we have going, such as it is, is Mission Lite plus some antiques plus some clean lines of m...
by MackerelCat
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in August 12, 2019
Replies: 42
Views: 3267

Re: Daily check in August 12, 2019

I have spent countless hours this spring and summer helping a homeless man with no income and no health insurance try to get the care he needs. I've used every frugal trick I can think of to help keep him properly nourished, clothed, clean, and feeling that he matters. But this I cannot change: He's...
by MackerelCat
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Let's count OHJODI's red flags!
Replies: 15
Views: 1224

Re: Let's count OHJODI's red flags!

We had one of those tables. The top slid back to make an ironing board and there was an asbestos pad inside to place the hot iron on. It was a multi purpose piece desgned for small living areas in the 1920s.

We eventually gave it away as it had worn out and became rickety.
by MackerelCat
Wed Aug 07, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Biopsy Results & My Cancer Updates
Replies: 137
Views: 11582

Re: My Biopsy Results

Gayle, I am so sorry, but it is very good news that it was caught early. And treatment is so much better than it used to be. *hugs*