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Forum: The Lounge
Yesterday, 6:55 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 217
Posted By joto

Re: Black Friday - Amazon

We have a Goodwill and a thrift store in this town, but never found anything in my size that I liked. I did have some good luck in a consignment store in a richer town that we were visiting, and...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 25th 2021, 2:24 am
Replies: 38
Views: 850
Posted By joto

Re: The Christmas Thread

:confused:;)
What, no booze in either of them? :confused: I suppose the makers left it plain, so we could add the booze of our choice, or none.
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 20th 2021, 6:35 pm
Replies: 1,557
Views: 72,102
Posted By joto

Re: Broken bodies and bio mechanics

A couple of others and I went to the funeral of a workmate's father to support her, and it was an open casket one. It shocked me a little bit, as I hadn't expected that. The only other viewings I...
Forum: USA
Nov 20th 2021, 6:15 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By joto

Re: COMPLETING OF CUSTOMS FORMS FOR USA TO UK GIFT PARCELS.

My daughter said to put items as used items, eg used clothes, used toys, etc, but that was to ship to Italy. Just put clothing on the item lines, and the cost, unless one of the items is...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 19th 2021, 7:08 pm
Replies: 1,180
Views: 32,354
Posted By joto

Re: 2021 Random Comment Thread

The baggers in the grocery stores I go to seem to be ok at their job, and not putting hot and cold together or heavy items on top of things that could get squashed. I do try and use wipes on the...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 19th 2021, 3:47 am
Replies: 38
Views: 850
Posted By joto

Re: The Christmas Thread

We bought a bottle of eggnog not long after we moved here, thinking it would taste like advocaat. It was vile and smelled like furniture polish. We've never dared try it since.
Nov 16th 2021, 6:32 pm
Replies: 14,627
Views: 760,329
Posted By joto

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

I sent for something from India, and it is maybe getting shipped by UPS, as in maybe they will ship, maybe they won't. Label created 5 days ago, and no movement since then. It's just a small...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 15th 2021, 5:36 am
Replies: 1,180
Views: 32,354
Posted By joto

Re: 2021 Random Comment Thread

We chose BA over AA, Iberia and Air Fungus. BA is the only airline that goes to where we're going, without a lot of changes, just the one at LHR. It seems to be the best of a bad lot.
Nov 15th 2021, 2:37 am
Replies: 14,627
Views: 760,329
Posted By joto

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

One thing that I've found in regard to petrol/gas prices, in most places the petrol is more expensive the closer the petrol station is to a main highway, or in a main population area, like Los...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 13th 2021, 10:02 pm
Replies: 1,180
Views: 32,354
Posted By joto

Re: 2021 Random Comment Thread

Found some great and delicious butter, Paysan Breton, blue checked wrapper, in Costco. It's a French butter. I know, I know. It has sea salt crystals in it, which gives it a bit of a crunch. It...
Nov 13th 2021, 9:53 pm
Replies: 14,627
Views: 760,329
Posted By joto

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

So sorry for you that have lost family and friends recently.
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 13th 2021, 9:45 pm
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

I was in Marshalls yesterday, getting a pair of wool socks. At the checkout and going to pay cash, around $10. The cashier said the customer at the next checkout had paid for my purchase. So...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 12th 2021, 1:53 am
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

I had the flu jab about 2 weeks ago, and will have the covid booster in another 2 weeks. I didn't want to have them both at the same time, just incase there was a problem, and wouldn't know which...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 5th 2021, 7:03 am
Replies: 1,322
Views: 110,262
Posted By joto

Re: What are you watching right now?

On you tube, something like Idiot Drivers. Makes me scared to go out now.
Nov 5th 2021, 6:56 am
Replies: 9,563
Views: 777,545
Posted By joto

Re: WTF in America

A bit late now, but he could have specified a university medical school to donate his body to. His family should get a big payout from the company that didn't use it for medical science, but used it...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 1st 2021, 8:45 pm
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Thumbs up Re: What made you smile today? Part III

Wait and see if they turn up. Hopefully, they will, and you have the new boiler installed.
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 29th 2021, 6:02 am
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

That good news will hopefully make you feel a whole lot better.
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 27th 2021, 6:15 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 469
Posted By joto

Re: Great stage entrances

Elton John performed at my 60th and 63rd birthdays.
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 23rd 2021, 9:37 pm
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

I think Nespresso has some decaf pods. They are the ones that I haven't used yet, but the caffeinated versions are good, so maybe worth a try. I have a pound of decaf beans that someone gave me not...
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 22nd 2021, 7:47 pm
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

Glad you are on the mend and feeling a bit better:thumbsup:. Our old dog is on Gabapentin for his arthritis pain, and it seems to help him, but we only give him that one at night as it tends to make...
Oct 20th 2021, 7:12 pm
Replies: 14,627
Views: 760,329
Posted By joto

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

Scammers. Got some obvious ones in the spam section of my email, but there was one from "FeDex", that was how it was spelled, wanting to know if they had the correct address for a delivery. That...
Oct 20th 2021, 12:15 am
Replies: 14,627
Views: 760,329
Posted By joto

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

DH lost his job today. He was being paid too much, apparently. I hope they realize that you can't get 20+ years of experience in his field for peanuts. Hope something suitable will turn up...
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 15th 2021, 7:03 pm
Replies: 1,557
Views: 72,102
Posted By joto

Re: Broken bodies and bio mechanics

SM, hopefully that trip to the beach will lift your spirits and help with healing. Good for M that he got you back to the hospital in time. Some doctors are all too ready to get you out the door...
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 13th 2021, 6:00 pm
Replies: 1,557
Views: 72,102
Posted By joto

Re: Broken bodies and bio mechanics

Sorry that you are having such a rough time SM. Hope you will be back to good health before long. :fingerscrossed:
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 13th 2021, 5:42 pm
Replies: 28,368
Views: 1,750,655
Posted By joto

Re: What made you smile today? Part III

I ordered a pashmina on 9/30 and it arrived 10/11. It was sent from India and it said it could take 8 weeks, so I thought, just in time for Christmas, so I'm thinking of ordering another 1 or 2 for...
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