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by MackerelCat
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Food prices worldwide at 6 year high
Replies: 14
Views: 2091

Re: Food prices worldwide at 6 year high

I remember the days back in Georgia when Kroger would have whole fresh chickens for two dollars. They were smaller chickens but just right for us and I would snatch them up for the freezer. Not going to ever see that again.
by MackerelCat
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In January 16, 2021
Replies: 44
Views: 3724

Re: Daily Check In January 16, 2021

Yay! LWolfeT! You guys have worked so hard. I hope it's smoother sailing ahead.

We had snow and rain last night and this morning, but not enough to stick. The cat wants his walk in the back yard, but it's too cold and wet for that.

And now it's snowing again.
by MackerelCat
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In January 16, 2021
Replies: 44
Views: 3724

Re: Daily Check In January 16, 2021

Good morning, everyone. I was awake until 4 a.m. due to taking decongestant tablets all day but woke up feeling great and have been sprung from the bedroom. It feels weird to be sitting at the kitchen table again. :-D DS is out of his room but still wearing a mask because he continues to cough some,...
by MackerelCat
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: I'm skipping 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 2973

Re: I'm skipping 2020

Considering how this year got started, there's close to an entire 12 months I's like to just erase.
by MackerelCat
Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Reading the Alphabet
Replies: 15
Views: 2210

Re: Reading the Alphabet

I have read "Hidden Valley Road" by Robert Kolker, which is a nonfiction book about a Colorado family that had 12 children, six of whom became schizophrenics. Their story became the basis for understanding the genetic nature of the illness. (Though fascinating, this was not a fun book: their lives w...
by MackerelCat
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Use Up the Pantry Challenge
Replies: 53
Views: 11241

Re: Use Up the Pantry Challenge

I am afraid we've spent quite a bit on groceries. Since DH does not know how to cook, he bought some convenience foods, heat and eat stuff, and single serving things for DS and I while we have been quarantined. We probably won't go back to the grocery store until Monday if it's left up to me. The pa...