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Forum: The Library Café Jun 29 2022, 04:52 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

The best way to get rid of them, other than a .22 is poison. You mix it with grain and using a spoon put it as far down the hole as you can reach. They eat it and die in the hole so no other animals...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 01:01 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

We don't have woodchucks but we have their annoying little cousins. :mad: We have Richardson's Ground Squirrels, ak gophers. The little beggars like making large holes and are hard to get rid of. We...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 12:55 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: Facebook Group

vyon, do you know if any of the other regulars from the KT made the trip to fb? There were a couple people that I only saw there. :(
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 12:51 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'd never had spaghetti squash until my sister recommended it and I love it baked with butter. Hubby and the kids are okay with them but it will never be a go to. Maybe next time I buy one I'll save...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 22 2022, 03:02 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I've grown pumpkins a few times. While they weren't huge they were big enough to get 3 or 4 pies each. One year I had to ask a gardening friend what exactly I was growing, had very oddly shaped and...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 17 2022, 08:16 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I don't do heat well so anything over 75 is almost too much for me. :( We finally got some much needed rain so with the moisture and temps of around 88 it's unpleasant for most people. We're used to...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 12 2022, 08:56 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Everybody around here has taken all their feeders down as there is avian flu in the area and officials are asking people to stop doing anything that may cause birds to gather.

Several years ago we...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 8 2022, 04:15 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

:lol: One year my cousin smuggled a chick home on the Grey Hound bus to the city where she lived. That hen lived in the basement all winter and as soon as the snow was mostly gone she was in the back...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 7 2022, 05:22 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Chickens just lull you into a false sense of security, those critters will eat almost anything. If one got any kind of sore the others would literally peck it to death trying to get the meat. We...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 5 2022, 02:31 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I have fished many times but never off a boat. When I was a kid any holidays we took had to include a place to fish. :cool: Usually we went for rainbow trout, pike, perch, and walleye. Mom loved...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 5 2022, 02:22 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

Oh fantastic idea Priscilla. Ummm, how about a room sort of like the holodeck? When you "set" the window to what you want to watch the room changes to match. If you want to watch penguins, the room...
Forum: The Library Café May 22 2022, 01:40 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I have absolutely no say in who is hired. The board advertised and interviewed all the ones who seemed a good fit. The biggest problem is we're a small town and you can't really ask somebody to move...
Forum: The Library Café May 21 2022, 04:18 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

The library I used to volunteer at has hired yet another director. This will be 4 in 3 years. :( The first was let go for reasons unknown, the next got a better job in a larger place, the 3rd one...
Forum: The Library Café May 21 2022, 03:47 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

*grabs the shrimp and a fork* Back, back you shrimp pilferer!! :lol::lol:
Forum: The Library Café May 17 2022, 12:20 AM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I love flying, little planes or the big ones. But I think I like the smaller ones the best. One year the province did a huge tourisim promotion and I got in with a local flying club and we hit every...
Forum: The Library Café May 17 2022, 12:13 AM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

I love lilacs but they give my sister, mom and all my aunts on that side blazing headaches. :( When I was a kid I was allowed 1 small sprig in the house. So I had to shift to sweet peas, those still...
Forum: The Library Café May 12 2022, 02:50 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

My first airplane rides were with my uncle in his little tail dragger. :bouncy: We'd come home from school and the plane would be tied down in the yard. The farm was in a bit of a low spot so when it...
Forum: The Library Café May 4 2022, 06:15 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I sympathize Bristol, I was on a site for years and it suddenly died. The gent looking after it is just too busy to do it anymore. It's sad as it was the only place I saw a couple people. :(
Forum: The Library Café May 4 2022, 06:12 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Awww BD1, I hope things get sorted out for you soon.

SpaceCowboy, not knowing what was going on would be maddening. :eek: To have that much activity and no clue ... here the tongues would be...
Forum: The Library Café May 4 2022, 06:04 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

This is for the Ladies Hospital Auxiliary. We buy stuff for the hospital that Health Services don't consider essential, items like a blanket warmer, new tv's for all the rooms, furniture for the...
Forum: The Library Café May 1 2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 9,909
Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

The Easter Bunny has done a final sweep and collected any missed items.
Forum: The Library Café May 1 2022, 03:53 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

There are going to be a lot of stiff and sore people in my little town today. We had our first Rummage Sale in 2 years and we are so out of shape. :crazy: We set up on Wed, was only going to be a few...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 20 2022, 06:25 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Our original plan for today got derailed by a rather nasty little overnight snow storm. :( We had been going to my hubby's Aunt's memorial service but woke up to heavy wet snow and watching the...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 20 2022, 06:17 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

As you search for the hidden eggs, clap your hands and any eggs within 10 feet will start to beep. The faster the beep the closer you are. :D:cool:
Forum: The Library Café Apr 15 2022, 04:26 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

In keeping with the holidays ...There will be an Easter Egg hunt throughout the library. There will of course be the traditional chocolate eggs, but also peanut butter filled ones. Cream filled,...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 15 2022, 04:18 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

SpaceCowboy, you have to register vehicle tires? That's a new one for me.

We're having a fairly typical spring, sun, snow and more sun. We are a bit below normal for temps though, we haven't been...
Forum: The Library Café Apr 3 2022, 09:46 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Mother-in-law is out of the hospital and doing well at home. She has an annex off her daughter's house and daughter and her husband both work so hubby and I were there for 3 days to help out. She's...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 26 2022, 04:17 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

My mother-in-law has those fancy hi-tech hearing aids and really likes them. She doesn't need the tv so loud the windows shake and can hear her phone. It's so much nicer visiting now, as long as she...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 23 2022, 06:41 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Mother-in-law had her heart valve replacement bright and early this morning and is feeling pretty good. She'll be shipped back to her regular hospital later today and if all goes well will be home...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 17 2022, 09:07 PM
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Views: 9,909
Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

For St. Patrick's Day I think we need The Quiet Man starring Maureen O'Hara and John Wayne followed by Lord of the Dance. Any other suggestions?
Forum: The Library Café Mar 17 2022, 09:04 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Well, it is indeed a heart valve replacement and set for the 23rd of March.

Spring is definitely here and we can almost watch the snow melt. From a couple feet deep to mud in one day. *shakes...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 13 2022, 03:41 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I loathe the time change. For years "they" kept saying it was too difficult for airlines and sports teams, WELL, we've just had 2 years with minimal flights and sporting events so what's the excuse...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 11 2022, 03:58 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

It took him well over an hour to finally get the blasted thing done. It's now been saved in 2 places on my computer and once on his.
:lol:

I'm :bouncy: in my chair, My youngest got word that...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 11 2022, 03:50 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Anymore news on your possible Irish mansion? :D
Forum: The Library Café Mar 10 2022, 06:05 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

P'ter, that was terrible. I loved it. :D

My darling hubby has been battling his computer for almost an hour on my behalf. All I want it for a small photo (not even 3 fingers wide) in the top...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 10 2022, 05:55 PM
Replies: 266
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

Have you seen Avalanche Sharks? lol. An ancient curse was activated and there were sharks in the snow taking out everybody, not even safe in a hot tub. Laughed my head off.
Forum: The Library Café Mar 4 2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 9,909
Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

Time for a movie switch. :evil: Because I absolutely love them for the ridiculousness that they bring ... it's bad shark movie time. :lol: :bouncy: :lol: :bouncy: Ladies and gentlemen, I present for...
Forum: The Library Café Mar 4 2022, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,219
Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

While we lost one awesome business, (she had fantastic food) due to the pandemic, we've gained 6 new ones. A couple are home based, 2 are working out of a collective and 2 are in another large,...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 24 2022, 04:30 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

We get a lot of "your Amazon Prime account", "your (insert credit card)" has been used and they need to straighten it out. Those are always the same female computer voice. I haven't had any of the...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 20 2022, 07:17 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

:bouncy: I'm back! :bouncy: I was at my sister-in-laws for 5 days helping her with a large clothing order. She does clothes for schools, sporting events, rodeos, golf tournaments things like that....
Forum: The Library Café Feb 20 2022, 07:04 PM
Replies: 266
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

:lol:Do you really want the bubble pop room in the library? :) How about we put Priscilla in charge of the games room? ;) I'll add a large room for bubbles. There is a wall filled with assorted items...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 14 2022, 01:08 AM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Oh do I know that feeling. Once I hit a button and closed the window and had no idea what happened. I was in a complete panic thinking I had broken it.

But then one time I really did break it....
Forum: The Library Café Feb 13 2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 9,909
Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

A small theatre has appeared in the alcove. Large cushie seats with cup and bowl holder and no sharing of arm rests. :) A popcorn machine and candy bar can be found in one corner next to a drink...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 13 2022, 02:58 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

Today's life lesson girls and boys is NEVER have your very tech savy hubby show you how to set-up the laptop. :crazy: I use the laptop maybe once a year and only after he's set it up and played his...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 12 2022, 09:21 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'm not amused with our weather. It's far too warm and almost all the snow is gone. Unless we have a very wet spring it's severe drought conditions which means even more cattle sold and prices going...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 4 2022, 09:08 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I hope BD and Ginny are both okay. :(

We're slowly warming up and now get to deal with freezing rain. I went and put some ice melt on the deck, steps and patio so at least we can walk there.
...
Forum: The Library Café Feb 1 2022, 03:16 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

We had a nasty, one day storm yesterday. It didn't snow a great deal and the wind just howled. Roads were closed all over the area because of poor visibility. Trucks were being blown over and...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 21 2022, 04:26 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: New MoM playground?

:( In honor of the passing of Meatloaf, The Bat Out of Hell albums and others will be playing in the library for the next couple days. Clips of his movies and other tv appearances will be playing...
Forum: The Library Café Jan 21 2022, 04:23 PM
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Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

:(R.I.P. Meatloaf. :( I have Bat Out of Hell playing right now. Such an amazing voice.
Forum: The Library Café Jan 13 2022, 04:53 PM
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Views: 42,171
Posted By Mausey
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'm very happy that earthquakes are one natural disaster we don't have to worry about here. Wildfires, hailstorms and the occasional tornado are quite enough thank you very much. :lol:

Another of...
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