Canada • Age 55
Joined myLot 5 years ago
I am a published author with Inknbeans Press. I write under the pen name Pico Triano. YouTube MFCP Woodworking. I have several blogs. This is my author's blog.
JJ @JolietJake (41585) 13 Dec
Early last year (March 2016) myLot brought forth the question of whether or not members here would like the option to have their current earnings publicly displayed on their profile page. This would be the amount you...
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JJ @JolietJake (41585) 10 Dec
Well crap. I totally forgot I meant to order a copy of the album Mega Force by the band 707 to specifically use here. Guess they'll show up later. But that's okay...today we have this one. (And I like it better...
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koopharper Remember listening to this way back when. Great to give it a listen before heading off to work this morning.
Lenore Plassman @sallypup (22094) • Moses Lake, Washington 9 Dec
I wish I could have been a little bird, spying on my Mom when she got the Santa sock that I sent her. Mom loves mail. She has always been one of those folks who write letters. I decided that at 96 she did not need more...
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koopharper As a male chocoholic I totally understand.
Mrs J/Emmett @Platespinner (18584) • Winston Salem, North Carolina 9 Dec
We had plans to head to the mountains for a bit of hiking this afternoon, but like most of our plans these days we had to make some adjustments. Instead of heading off down the interstate we drove across town to an old quarry...
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marguicha @marguicha (81903) • Chile 9 Dec
I came home with swollen feet again. The mixture of wine and a bad chair did not do much for my feet. So now, I´ll rest with my feet up. I will watch again the documentary about the House of Windsor. My friends want to watch it...
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Patsie Hatley @Hatley (159684) • Garden Grove, California 9 Dec
Thise two trucks ilwth the screaiong orang adverti sio ng in Vetnamese are now gone and the nedw whit car is firmly oarked by the stairs in thge oiwners favorite spot I still wo nder what that was all about the wo trucs with...
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paigea @paigea (21252) • Canada 9 Dec
Today, I ran some errands which wore me out. I got into the car to drive home, pleased that I had thought to bring a thermos of tea to enjoy on the drive. My little thermos makes perfectly steeped tea. As I reached into my...
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koopharper Nice to find a little treat to go with the tea.
Morley Hunt @Morleyhunt (16800) • Canada 9 Dec
For the first time, In a long time..... The notifications have all been cleared. Yesterday I stayed on top of them and deleted them after I had checked the responses and replies. My first thing in the morning coffee has...
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Marsha Musselman @MarshaMusselman (12012) • Midland, Michigan 9 Dec
I'm almost ready to be back more, but I'm really trying to get my bookkeeping done before month's end. Every year I say I'm going to do this and every year I'm still working on things into the next March. I've got a good start...
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The Horse @TheHorse (53004) • Pleasant Hill, California 9 Dec
Two things I've vowed never to do are eat at Jack in the Box and buy food at the Dollar Store. The other night, I was out late with a kid client, and we were finishing up our shopping spree at the Dollar Store. I realized I was...
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Toni @toniganzon (41138) • Philippines 9 Dec
Since camera phones have been invented, people have enjoyed taking photos of themselves and posting them on their social media account. I was one of those people who enjoyed taking photos of myself 6 years ago and back when the...
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Laurel (L_B) @Happy2BeMe (70039) • Canada 9 Dec
The traffic was crazy. You needed to have eyes on all sides of her head today. Everybody is in a hurry and many are distracted. There were a number of fender benders. I waited in line 45 minutes at the post office to mail my...
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GoAskAlex_Admin @GoAskAlice (4180) • United States 6 Dec
A few recent occurrences have given me reason to pass on this reminder. Malicious reporting is something that will not be tolerated. Not only is it not nice, it makes our job more difficult. It means having to sort through pages...
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AnjaP @Rollo1 (16725) • Boston, Massachusetts 6 Dec
Or maybe it's just me getting fat. Christmas is coming and once we hitDecember, it feels imminent. I read about a black Christmas tree on another discussion by @koopharper, but I couldn't really picture it until I saw them...
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koopharper Narrowly avoided the black Christmas tree did you? Glad I could help.
Arthur Chappell @arthurchappell (26852) • Preston, England 5 Dec
There are people whose only purpose in life is to be an obstruction and a living pedestrian bollard. Though young and able bodied, (wheelchair, Zimmer frame and walking stick users being an exception to the rule) they move at a...
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Fleur @Fleura (6225) • United Kingdom 5 Dec
Earlier I was replying to a post by @TheHorse and in the process I looked up some songs on YouTube. YouTube is a great tool for many things, from product reviews to guides to repair stuff, and one aspect is being able to look up...
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Patsie Hatley @Hatley (159684) • Garden Grove, California 5 Dec
I bet few doer peole can say a parent never 'made you eat 'some thing you really did mot ike e'and you stilll do not like that food., I wish parents would noit use foods to punish kids with as lots of good foods...
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Mrs J/Emmett @Platespinner (18584) • Winston Salem, North Carolina 5 Dec
My husband has failed me, and neither of our sons was around to take up the slack. Every year we purchase a pasture-raised steer from our former landlord, to keep us supplied with a healthy source of protein. This morning my...
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koopharper If you were local, we'd take you up on that.
Scott Ganschow @teamfreak16 (36794) • Colorado Springs, Colorado 5 Dec
Ah, yes, today was supposed to have a high in the low 30's, with a bitter wind chill Instead, it's a nice, sunny day with a slight breeze. It was cold last night, however, enough that it froze parts of the creek behind us. By...
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koopharper We had some ice forming on the river this morning. It'll happen soon enough.
marguicha @marguicha (81903) • Chile 5 Dec
Today we went for the main amount of groceries for the month. It included some meds and some articles for the garden. When I went to pay for the first items, I discovered that I had not brought my credit card. Fortunately I had...
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