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Forum: The Library Café Yesterday, 07:46 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'm glad you had a good meeting, Ginny. I'm sure your friend did not mind a late birthday greeting.

I'll have a nice big glass of cold water with a couple inches of cranberry juice added to give...
Forum: The Library Café Yesterday, 11:54 AM
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Re: What is Happening, part II

Miserable! I prefer cold to heat and humidity myself. We get more humidity here in Connecticut than I like but nothing like further south of us. I'm glad you have AC, it must be horrible for those...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 5 2022, 12:19 PM
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Re: What is Happening, part II

When exactly is that reversal surgery?
Forum: The Library Café Jul 5 2022, 06:23 AM
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Re: What is Happening, part II

Happy Birthday, Allen! Here are some nice Peeps and burnt marshmallows to make your day complete! :D Seriously, do hope it's a good one!
Forum: The Library Café Jul 4 2022, 07:52 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Peeps is sometimes used that way. It's only one letter shorter than "people", though. :notme:
Forum: The Library Café Jul 4 2022, 12:35 PM
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Re: What is Happening, part II

Can I not be a peep? It always makes me think of those marshmallow Easter things. The only marshmallows I like are those done on a stick over a fire. Burnt until they are on fire, pull off and eat...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 06:44 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Not me.

Watching the hummingbirds at the feeder I refilled with fresh sugar/water this morning. I wonder if the huge birds (blue jays) and hummers are amazed by each other. Sort of like a...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 02:34 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Does anyone ever take these puppies (and the father dog) for walks? Dogs that big need lots of exercise.
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 01:18 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

That reminds me of a "joke" a friend and I made up when we were kids. "What's on the floor? Wood. It 'would' be!" Then we laughed hysterically at ourselves. :lol:
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 11:57 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Lots of treats set out. Whatever anyone wants. Big bowls of fruit cup. Ice cream and fixings for sundaes. NO Cool Whip - only real whipped cream. There will be fireworks later, the silent ones!
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 08:37 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

AND I got a chocolate ad! I guess it works! Listening to us all the time! :irk:
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 07:21 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Not at all! Formula 1 is his first choice followed by some of the off road races such as they have in Australia. If nothing else is on he will put on NASCAR, grudgingly and not really watch. He calls...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 3 2022, 06:32 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

That sounds like a plan!

My husband has 3 car races to watch today, one right after the other. There is also the Tour de France and Wimbledon. I am happy to be in the quiet livingroom, doors...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 2 2022, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Jeff just read me a news article. "Semi truck carrying 10 million bees crashes on highway in Utah." I can almost hear the bees saying "Everybody, run! (Or fly)"
Forum: The Library Café Jul 2 2022, 07:19 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Peanut butter & chocolate are great together. I have a recipe for no bake crispy cookies.

1 1 lb jar of peanut butter

1 12 oz bag of Nestle choc morsels

5 cups cornflakes

Melt chocolate...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 2 2022, 06:29 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Allen, I clicked on the links you put up for live mouse traps. Within a couple hours I was getting ads on the CT News website for those square metal traps. I'm going to try an experiment. I'm gonna...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 2 2022, 06:31 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Apparently there are two new Stranger Things movies showing for the first time tonight. Our "kids" (39 years) are going to family for a watching party. I've never seen any of it. There is the...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2022, 08:28 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

This person who was given the puppy, my understanding was she is a good 20 years or so younger than you. Plus, it is HER puppy, she should take full care of it. Does anyone take these dogs for walks?...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2022, 07:36 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Good heavens! Those are basically mastiffs, an enormous breed of dog. Did they sell the other 11 puppies? We had a Bassett hound when I was a kid. She had one litter of puppies and after realizing...
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2022, 05:51 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Alrighty then. Back to puppies. Whose are they, how many are there, are they pure bred/for sale or Heinz 57 variety? Puppies are messy and a lot of work! Oh, and are the parents there too?
Forum: The Library Café Jul 1 2022, 01:55 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Time for a new tablet! Have there always been multiple puppies where you live? Whose are they? Puppies are a tremendous amount of work. Are they purebred, intended to be sold or will homes have to be...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 30 2022, 04:16 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Allen, those green plastic traps are very similar to what we use. Bait them with peanut butter (who says mice prefer cheese, anyway?) and the mousies crawl in, can't get out and we take them on our...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 29 2022, 06:35 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

I just had an ad pop up on Facebook for a company IN OHIO offering "rodent removal services." The tentacles of the internet stretch far and wide. Nothing you say anywhere gets "by them!" :irk:
Forum: The Library Café Jun 29 2022, 03:13 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

That's an amazing and very detailed description of all these animals and how to be rid of them. We just have very occasional mice in the attic so I think we will stick with the live traps and letting...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 07:10 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

We occasionally catch mice in tiny Hav A Heart traps in our attic. Taking them to a wooded area far from houses and letting them go is an option. I don't know how crowded and built up it is where...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 06:05 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'm glad your son was able to get their surgery, Mausey. It sounds like it was successful.

We can also only buy things like sparklers and very weak "bang makers" in our state. However, living as...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 28 2022, 01:09 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Is it possible to trap the gophers? There are Hav A Heart traps that come in all sizes. I bet this has already been tried.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 08:55 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Happy Birthday, again!

I don't know if you have ever seen my quote at the end of each of my posts. It is by Helen Keller. -

What we have once enjoyed we can never lose.
All that we love deeply...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 08:08 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

We had a woodchuck in the back yard yesterday.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 04:03 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Went to the thrift store. Got a "sharp pointy thing" (kitchen knife) for our daughter's boyfriend; a small, square Waterford Crystal bowl for our son which I think will match his "modern" decor, and...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 01:58 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Sounds wonderful!
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 10:29 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

I have no idea. They have chocolate ice cream so I would guess it is very good. I'm not sure how to tell if an ice cream is "extreme" other than the company claiming it is! :lol:
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 07:57 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Ice cream is okay. Ben & Jerry's please! Dairy Queen is alright, maybe once a summer. I'd rather just have a big bowl of plain fruit. Yum!
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 06:34 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: Facebook Group

I have belonged to one group on FB and deleted it because nobody ever made any comments. I have FB on my phone and on my tablet. It works better on the phone, not sure why. I have just a small number...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 27 2022, 06:27 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Happy Birthday, GinnyStar! You are truly an inspiration and the embodiment of my favorite expression: "Never Give Up!" I hope you have a lovely day.:bday:
Forum: The Library Café Jun 26 2022, 07:45 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Sets out a huge bowl of cut up fresh fruit, lots of smaller bowls and utensils. Best thing on a hot day.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 26 2022, 06:43 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Just had 2 hard boiled eggs and a small bowl of fresh strawberries from the farmers market for dinner. When I was growing up my brother would not eat egg whites and I would not eat the yolks. You...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 26 2022, 12:07 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Hot, humid day. Put out the bird feeders and that's my one foray into the inferno. We are lucky to have central air.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 26 2022, 10:48 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

For 4th of July fireworks. Every town and small and large city would "like" them on that day. I am sure there is a limited number of companies in the US that do fireworks displays. So, cities that...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 25 2022, 08:41 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

I haven't read a book since just after Christmas, a gift at the time. I sew, both cross stitch and needlepoint. I listen to mostly instrumental music, Mannheim Steamroller and David Arkenstone. I...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 25 2022, 07:29 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: New MoM playground?

Just saw a woodchuck in our back yard. They can play havoc with vegetable gardens. Do you have them where you are Mausey?

Quiet music playing in the sewing room.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 25 2022, 06:50 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Kids do stupid things and don't think about consequences.
Forum: The Library Café Jun 25 2022, 10:30 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Vyon, it sounds like walking home was a warmer alternative.

We will be having fireworks around here this weekend and at least several more weekends after. Technically they are for July 4. Many...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 24 2022, 10:12 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Chicago, The Musical was excellent tonight. Shoreline Theater Company, a local Connecticut group. Lots of talent around here!
Forum: The Library Café Jun 24 2022, 06:13 AM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: Zel's Automotive Antics & Occasional Distractions.

I expect Travis will get a brand new Lotus, not a many years old used one. As far as snow. Buffalo, New York. They measure it in feet!
Forum: The Library Café Jun 23 2022, 01:08 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Vyon, we have spaghetti squash here too. I've never cooked it or eaten any. I prefer yellow summer squash.

At the store today I bought what I hope will be a good scrubbing brush for the bird...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 22 2022, 05:16 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Tomorrow night, Friday night and Saturday matinee the Shoreline Theater Company in Branford, CT is putting on Chicago, The Musical. Our daughter's boyfriend is the music director of the Company. We...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 22 2022, 03:09 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Mausey, I had some very odd cross pumpkins a few years ago. Might have been zucchini mix. I've never grown pumpkins to cook with. Mine are strictly for carving. I am lazy. My pumpkin pies have my...
Forum: The Library Café Jun 22 2022, 02:26 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

I'm not sure it's pumpkin vines you shouldn't touch. Google had a video of someone trimming a pumpkin vine with clippers and holding the vine with the other hand.

Poison ivy is very unpleasant!
Forum: The Library Café Jun 22 2022, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Priscilla
Re: What is Happening, part II

Can't be poison ivy. You're not supposed to ever touch that!
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