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by BeckyO
Sat Sep 22, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: check-in Fri 9/21/ 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 5443

Re: check-in Fri 9/21/ 2018

Thank you, Everybody for the warm welcome back and thoughts on my DD#2.
Thanks, Maggie, for the suggestion.
I am sleepy, off to bed, will check-in again tomorrow(later, today, LOL
BeckyO
by BeckyO
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How do you reduce your use of plastic?
Replies: 19
Views: 6216

Re: How do you reduce your use of plastic?

Dgflorida, cutting those rings apart is a good idea. I will try to implement that tip. I do do what most of you do, reuse the plastic grocery bags in trash cans, as temporary containers for papers and books, double bagged to put ice in a cooler, pulled over newspaper wrapped. frozen items when trans...
by BeckyO
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: check-in Fri 9/21/ 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 5443

check-in Fri 9/21/ 2018

Morning Y'All, It's been forever since I checked in. My world is a brighter place. DD#2 has a few more treatments but the cancer is gone : ) She is stronger and beginning to live again. It took the maximum radiation and chemo therapy and 9 hours of surgery. They had to stop the therapies a couple of...
by BeckyO
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 23andme and Ancestry
Replies: 22
Views: 5592

Re: 23andme and Ancestry

I had my DNA tested before 23 and Me. I have not checked the new results they notified me of. But I did pat myself on the back-- LOL-- because I had found relatives everywhere they said my bloodline came from. I also knew about all but 2 of the "new relatives" they connected me with. I didn't have a...
by BeckyO
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Retirement is ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ :-)
Replies: 12
Views: 3665

Re: Retirement is ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ :-)

I find that after a few years,(~25 yrs) retirement has changed for me. For the first few years I volunteered, mostly at the art museum. Loved it but got enough , thank you. I also 'kept house' for DH#2, baby sat for Grandchildren, took care of Mom, quilted, sewed, did genealogy research, painted, ed...
by BeckyO
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Ethically Speaking
Replies: 10
Views: 2999

Re: Ethically Speaking

I might call it to someone's attention, but I would not feel bad about using it.
BeckyO