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by rinty
Tue Nov 24, 2015 12:23 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Bah Humbug ???
Replies: 49
Views: 8469

Re: Bah Humbug ???

I decorate a little to get in the Christmas spirit. After my childhood passed it was no longer about the gifts for me. We have a nice meal, exchange a gift each and reflect on the day. we don't have kids or grandkids (yet), dh has a son who is about 40. I do buy all my clients a small gift as it ma...
by rinty
Tue Nov 24, 2015 12:19 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Nov 24, 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 3270

Re: Daily Check in Nov 24, 2015

Hey Frugals Just read an article about the Norwegian approach to Winter.....which is apparently wholly positive, and lets face it they are experts living up near the Arctic circle. they even have a specific word koselegig ( I think ) which means, snuggling down warm and cosy and enjoying others fell...
by rinty
Fri Nov 20, 2015 3:13 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Bah Humbug ???
Replies: 49
Views: 8469

Re: Bah Humbug ???

Recovering dreamer, I'm so sorry you were made to feel uncomfortable, Im glad you have made things work for you.
by rinty
Fri Nov 20, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Nov 20, 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2611

Re: Daily Check in Nov 20, 2015

Nice day, work was hard but I do have some nice collegues. I had taken some beef out of the freezer and did a big beef stew with parsnips, swede, carrots and potatoes in the slow cooker. Nice to eat this evening. and plenty to freeze for another day. Its freezing today......they have even threatened...
by rinty
Thu Nov 19, 2015 6:53 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Nov 19, 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 3438

Re: Daily Check in Nov 19, 2015

Littlemiss, you did post this and its on yesterdays thread ; ) you've had a couple of comments on it too !
by rinty
Thu Nov 19, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Nov 19, 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 3438

Re: Daily Check in Nov 19, 2015

Hey everyone, I've got my "Keep" jewelry party tonight and I *think* I'm ready. I hope to have about 15 people...it will make all the work getting ready worth it. But like I told DH, at least our house will be nice and clean for our out of town company over Thanksgiving. :-) Rinty, congrats on losi...