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  1. Preparedness and Survival
    We got a chance to test our preps. There was a horrible storm here that knocked out our power for nearly 48 hours. Only one small section of the city in which we live had power. There were winds of up to 110 MPH (is that considered gale force?) A great deal of property damage was suffered by...
  2. Freebies
    I am interested in doing some surveys or being one of the people that tests consumer products (I don't mean like a lab rat, more like test marketing)...this usually results in free samples of new products...does anyone know any reputable places to go to make this happen? I'm in Canada.
  3. General Chat
    Just a test post for facebook connect.
  4. Appetizers
    Testing a recipe Recipe DescriptionThis is a test for a recipe Preparation Steps:safklsdflskdf sdf sdf sdfsdfsdfsdfsdfsdfsdf sdfsdfsdfsdfsdf sdfsdfsdfsdf Level of Difficulty:Easy Time Needed:20 minutes Ingredients:werwerpkwe;rkwoekrwer werwerwerwerwer wer...
  5. General Chat
    wanted to see if my avatar works.
  6. General Chat
    Great news for those of us that depend on resale & thrift shops for children's clothing, the CPS has moved to exempt resale shops from the mandatory testing. They are still libel if they sale an item that has been recalled, but otherwise do not have to guarantee lead limits. Here is the...
  7. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    People on welfare. Follow the link, sign if you want, or at least let's talk about it!
  8. Creative Cooking
    Once a week I am going to try new foods. This week is Quinoa (pronounced Keen-wah) Description: It is a grain. Looks like bird seed actually. I picked up some online to give it a try. I had researched it and it is to have lots of vitamins and protein. How to I made it: You have to rinse it...
  9. Freebies
    Free lead testing kit
  10. General Chat
    Can someone point me to a website that has a list of brands that do not test on animals? I do a lot of couponing, but I'm willing to give that up in order to purchase brands that do not test on animals. TIA!
  11. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions WARNING: Some of these images are graphic. These are pictures made to look like cosmetic company advertisements, but show the effects of the products on the animals they're tested on. (The models are human.) I'm a big...
  12. Health and beauty
    Anybody know anything about "muscle testing"? I've done all the research and read all the stuff. I actually went and saw someone who "muscle tested" both myself and my daughter...and had all sorts of weird stuff to my daughter has spiders in her pancreas????? and I have a hole...
  13. Freebies
    T-Shirt has a retail value of $15
  14. Freebies
    The goal of National HIV Testing Day is to identify people who are HIV-positive and don't know it so they can access treatment and live longer, healthier lives. It also prevents new HIV infections by increasing education, awareness, and access to voluntary counseling and testing (VCT). enter...
  15. Freebies You can order free testing kits for diseases or DNA for your birds
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  17. Health and beauty
    Becuase I have been constantly sick since January and my latest bit is having this dry cough, sometimes hacking attacks with a severe post nasal drip afterwards my doctor has suggested I go see an 'allergist' to see what could be causing the cough. (I now have a bruised rib on the right hand...
  18. General Chat
    testing my understanding...
  19. Freebies
    She Speaks offers frree producting testing for women. I really don't know much about this but signed up and figured I'd see what it's about. In case anyone is interested:
  20. Health and beauty
    My 9 year old has asthma since he around 9 months old. When we lived in the mountains we made many many trips to the ER usually once a month . He also was on various medications to help keep his airway open. We tried allergy testing when he was 3 or 4 and everything came back negative. Fast...