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  1. General Chat
    Ok, I realize that sometimes when you are typing away grammar seems to go by the way side, only to see after you sent a message or post that you sound really horrible and corrections need to be made. Lately I find myself wanting to correct people when they say things such as, "You no have...
  2. Needle Arts
    I promised myself I was going to improve my knitting skills in 2010. I got a DVD with step-by-steps to brush up on the basics, and I signed up for a class to learn how to knit the fingerless mittens at a local yarn shop. I skimmed through the DVD last night and noticed it demonstrates both the...
  3. Baking Breads
    Actually, they are not as hard as one might think. The dough is fairly wet (sticky) but can be dealt with using enough dusting flour. Equipment you need: Stand mixer or good hand mixer. An electric griddle with temp control is advised. A kitchen scale would be nice. Ingredients: 8 oz. cold...
  4. Question and Answer
    Ok frugal family... I need your brains :) I have found a recipe to make homemade english muffins. I have the griddle (just bought at Walmart) but no english muffin molds. They sell them on for $3.99 for 4 but I really don't want to buy them online. If I can recycle something or...
  5. General Chat
    Our song, "Je l'aime à mourir" in english "Until Death do us apart", what's yours? This is our song. :) In French, Spanish and English. Chérie, je t'aime a mourir.... Original in French/spanish by Cabrel. The english one interpreted by Jonas.
  6. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    My DStepson is helping a guy with his bread route. They gave us a box of English Muffins. I am sure we will be tired of eating them by the time we use them up. LOL! Anyone got any recipe ideas to use with these?
  7. General Chat
    How the Internet Changed the World Even though the idea of the Internet was formed in the 1950's, the World Wide Web, an offshoot of the Internet, became available to the masses in the mid 90's. The existence of this information super highway has revolutionized the way we communicate. Nowadays...
  8. General Chat
    For those of you that helped us out on the English paper... she got it back yesterday... with her grade... she got a C. She said there were no As or Bs in the class. So... I suppose a C was good. This professor must be very tough. Thanks again for helping!
  9. General Chat
    Thanks, everyone for all the help. DD18 did change the original sentence. I let her read what all of you had suggested and then she came up with her own. Here is what she had originally written: The details allow readers to know how the people in the stories are feeling and how the different...
  10. General Chat
    My DD18 is writing a paper for English. She asked me to read over and correct any mistakes I saw. So... in this sentence: Authors who use details in their stories allow the stories to become more realistic, which can engross the readers; therefore, allowing the readers to become aware of how...
  11. General Chat
    I have a LOT of pictures to share, I welcome your comments, but PLEASE can you wait to post them until  I have finished posting the pictures. They are all pictures taken in the English Lake District, whihc is in the North West of England. We go there once or twice (occasionally three times ) a...
  12. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    I know this was posted on the forums, but heck if i can find it now. :( Does anyone have a good recipe for them?
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  14. Pets
    Ever have one of those moments with your cat or dog, where you're absolutely sure he knows exactly what you just said? Last night, DH and I were curled up in bed and we could hear our dear sweet cat, Tempest, playing in his toy box (we keep all his toys in a plastic basket by the big chair in...
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  16. Education
    As I told you I met the director this morning to have him changed clsses when we found out it was the same teacher as last year....well FRancois phoned me 20 minutes ago...he was in the hallway... Here's what happened: The teacher is assigning seats to the students. He reads my ds name and...
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