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Posted in thread: poison oak/ivy on 01-29-2010 at 06:07 PM
One thing that eases the suffering: HOT water....as hot as you can stand it...its almost
org4asmic how good that feels....something about releasing histamines, or at least that's what
i was told.This ...
Posted in thread: Let's talk minivans on 01-19-2010 at 03:54 PM
We've had a couple Grand Caravans that have done really well for us other than the alternator
going out a few times - at inopportune moments, of course! The first one was totalled in an
accident (not ...
Posted in thread: Netflix Sucks on 01-14-2010 at 10:57 PM
I love Netflix. Unfortunately I haven't had as much time to watch movies recently so we dropped
back to the 1-at-a-time unlimited plan. $10/month is worth it for a few discs and access to
Posted in thread: SWMBO hobbies? on 01-08-2010 at 03:31 PM
SWMBO raises and trains German Shepherds for Schutzhund - a sport similar to police dog work.
Dogs compete in three phases - tracking, obedience and protection - over the course of a
"trial". It takes...
Posted in thread: I-Tunes/ I-Pod the way to go? on 12-29-2009 at 12:13 AM
Not to venture too far off topic, but you can find loads of legal free live music recordings at
archive.org You can stream them through your computer and/or download them (in FLAC, mp3 or ogg
Posted in thread: I-Tunes/ I-Pod the way to go? on 12-28-2009 at 06:55 PM
No aux on your car stereo, but do you have a cassette deck?FM transmitters suck compared to the
fidelity you get with a cassette adapter...I love my Sansa mp3 player. I picked up several of
the 2GB Cl...
Posted in thread: Growing peppers (for cooking and pairing) on 12-22-2009 at 01:25 AM
I have had so many compliments on my sauce, my first time out, that I plan on doing this every
year now. That is some awesome looking sauce ya got there scottthorn!Thanks! Those pics are
from my first...
Posted in thread: Anybody in or familiar with Appalachicola, FL? on 12-21-2009 at 09:57 PM
Swmbo and I rented a place on Cape San Blas - just 15-20 miles west of Apalachicola - a couple
years ago. This was in late Jan/early Feb and the beaches were nearly deserted. It was warm in
the day bu...
Posted in thread: Growing peppers (for cooking and pairing) on 12-21-2009 at 09:12 PM
We ordered most of ours from New Mexico State University's Chile Pepper Institute: is the only
place to get the Biker Billy seeds, iirc.Pretty sure we used three places this year but I don't
Posted in thread: Growing peppers (for cooking and pairing) on 12-21-2009 at 03:06 PM
This year we're cutting back on the number of tomatoes in the garden to make room for more
peppers! Here are the seeds we'll be starting in a few weeks:Regular jalapenosBiker Billy