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by rinty
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:08 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: charity and frugality
Replies: 32
Views: 5368

Re: charity and frugality

Just to say that was wonderful what you did with those giftcards, Val. How nice of you. Yes, being frugal and then being able to give and share is like the oxygen on an airplane.............you have to put yours on first before you could help anyone. We've had a MUCH lower income this year now DH is...
by rinty
Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1980

Re: Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015

Its evening here, not that it takes long to be dark with today being The Shortest Day. I trundled DS up to the library for some FREE festive fun. I certainly chose all Christmassy crafty books ( far too late to do any more crafting so no guilt there.....just eye candy ) He chose some lovely books, i...
by rinty
Mon Dec 21, 2015 11:14 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1980

Re: Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015

Hey All, the countdown begins............ Had a lovely big extended family bash all day yesterday. Company . great food and fun, also nice to see DS enjoying being there. Four of us all had kids in 1991, we all have a nice relationship and its amazing to see them all grown up. Tom was happy. Anyhooo...
by rinty
Sat Dec 19, 2015 4:44 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In December 19, 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2965

Re: Daily Check In December 19, 2015

Oh, I am very attached to this mousse recipe, its a Delia Smith who is the godfather of British cookery.......its simple but VERY good. Its basically 50g GOOD dark chocolate per one egg. melt the choc, separate the eggs. Mix the melted choc with the egg yolks CAREFULLY, and not too soon........you d...
by rinty
Sat Dec 19, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In December 19, 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2965

Re: Daily Check In December 19, 2015

Hey Guys, Sat here watching England version of Dancing with the Stars..........fingers crossed for my favs Busy and challenging week........some stupid things. One thing that sent me up the wall was the "urgent meeting " that had to happen this last week............when I had cleared Anything so I w...
by rinty
Mon Dec 14, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Dec 14, 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 2867

Re: Daily Check in Dec 14, 2015

mbrudnic wrote:Forgot to mention, my Dad, whom my brothers already call the Bionic Man, is undergoing shoulder replacement surgery this morning. I'd appreciate any prayers, good wishes and healing thoughts.

Maggie
All the best to your Dad, Maggie x