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    Thank you. Here is the guy - he just turned one...

    Thank you. Here is the guy - he just turned one back in May. We know he was asymptomatic until he went into distress, and the vet is capable (previous dealings), and we did all the usual shots and...
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    Hey canio - sorry for the headaches, dude. ...

    Hey canio - sorry for the headaches, dude. Question: have you ever tried a good chiropractor? I finally went to one when all the driving I do was catching up to me in evil, head-splitting ways (I...
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    Awful night. At one this morning, one of our...

    Awful night. At one this morning, one of our three kitten brothers went into distress, so hubby rushed him to the overnight emergency vet in the big city. Testing indicated a blocked bladder, so we...
  4. Hi meepster! Just lurking... I came here because...

    Hi meepster! Just lurking... I came here because Joanie said you had good stuff to read, specifically about sleep. Now I need to go to page one and read! Have a good one today, and I will decloak...
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    Hey badger! A couple of things: first, shoe...

    Hey badger! A couple of things: first, shoe photos!! Second, you are not divorced and both of you are still plugging away at staying afloat (in all senses) = successful marriage. Third, screw the...
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    Hi Forager! I have done a lot of inadvertent...

    Hi Forager!

    I have done a lot of inadvertent fasting (traveling and/or simply busy), 24-hour fasting regularly at my old church, and two 10-day fasts (Master Cleanse). I naturally tend to the 1...
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    Eichhörnchen - love it! Heal fast, badger. Here...

    Eichhörnchen - love it! Heal fast, badger. Here at Crabbcakes Manor we use a lot of real Swedish Bitters to take care of skin injuries - you don't scar with this stuff. Your hubby and The Snip -...
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    Slug-fest here at Crabbcakes Manor... as in, I am...

    Slug-fest here at Crabbcakes Manor... as in, I am moving about as fast as one. Second is making dinner, really. It's nice when your kid has chef aspirations :). So here I lay, becoming one with my...
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    Cats are awesome, my opinion being witnessed by...

    Cats are awesome, my opinion being witnessed by the fact that in the last 10 years, we have always had 8. Right now, 9. Dunno why, but I have always been fascinated by them. My second oldest is...
  10. Yeah, I know those Jersey summer days - 11 years...

    Yeah, I know those Jersey summer days - 11 years living in Monmouth and Middlesex counties. I would harden us off to a larger range of temps but the hubby works from home (home office) and when the...
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    Pinatas - one of my kids had a party back in NJ...

    Pinatas - one of my kids had a party back in NJ with a store-bought pinata. It had to be taken out with a baseball bat wielded by the neighbor dad. Kids still think that was hilarious.
  12. Air Conditioning - Does anybody else seem to feel bad when in it??

    I am noticing here at my house that I feel noticeably better overall when I turn the house AC off and just breathe the outside air. Granted, I live rurally in my own woods, so the air outside SHOULD...
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    L O L! Here, you need to be in Tour de France...

    L O L! Here, you need to be in Tour de France condition - using Crabbcakes Manor as the center, any next towns/villages in any direction are 6 miles away and more. Hilly, hilly terrain. No...
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    My Oma, back when she had home-butchered geese,...

    My Oma, back when she had home-butchered geese, put them into pillows and comforters. But I never saw the entire process.
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    Schar Ciabatta premade rolls are your thing. ...

    Schar Ciabatta premade rolls are your thing. Trust me on this. Dunno know if you can choke down the price, but I found them at my local salvage grocer (in date, no less, with perfect packaging) and...
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    So. I am in a talky mood. I should be outside...

    So. I am in a talky mood. I should be outside or something, but I am not. Third is still sleeping - I think the teenage sleeping sickness hit her a year earlier than her older sisters hit it; and...
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    Thank you, thank you, from both of us! We...

    Thank you, thank you, from both of us!

    We all, Third included, were so taken by surprise - you see, Third has been doing the horse competition ever since she started doing riding at this...
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    Do you know that your journal always makes me...

    Do you know that your journal always makes me envious? All that hiking and planting and doing, up there in the woods...

    I do a lot of cleaning and driving and talking. (Lessons and also talking...
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    Oh wow - my Fourth would ADORE this, even at age...

    Oh wow - my Fourth would ADORE this, even at age 11! She is quite the Minecrafter, even does a full-on online programming course to learn advanced stuff (with hubby to help, and one or two lectures...
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    So. Third had her annual handicapped horse show...

    So. Third had her annual handicapped horse show thing on Saturday and... SHE WON A FIRST PLACE TROPHY IN ONE OF HER EVENTS! Woohoo! :)

    Hubby and First and Second are now in Missoula MT, and I...
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    Fewer whiners around our campfire to spoil our...

    Fewer whiners around our campfire to spoil our reverie, Tex...
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    Yeah, I saw the pics from Second & Fourth's trip...

    Yeah, I saw the pics from Second & Fourth's trip with hubby to SF and south to San Diego back in Feb of this year, and even though I have seen tv shows and all of Cali, it was still amazing to see...
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    Hey, Grampa, congratulations to all and glad all...

    Hey, Grampa, congratulations to all and glad all are well!! :)

    Re plucking - this made me think of the episode on Dirty Jobs where Mike Rowe goes to a place that has some kind of huuuuuuge duck...
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    Ack - hard to know what to wish for here, badger....

    Ack - hard to know what to wish for here, badger. I am often a single-style mom, time wise, due to hubby's work schedule, but he does carry the house financially, so I think it really doesn't...
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    You two are exactly my kind of people! A...

    You two are exactly my kind of people! A childhood half spent in central TX - those booms and temp drops are there, too. It is where I learned to love thunderstorms. Up here, hubby and I sit on...
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