Recent content by Jan A

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    Pretend Chat 2.14

    We know she was having electrical problems at her house after storm damage & was having trouble hiring help to do the repairs, so maybe she's just been off the electrical grid & everything is OK but no access to charge her laptop or get online. Fingers crossed!!
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    New Owner Show-and-Tell!

    What a cutie!! Welcome to the Tortoise Forum. Glad you joined!!
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    Show-off!
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    At the very least, she won't be looking at moving back in with you.... I know.... what a wicked little thought, Jan
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    THE Road Widening - A Continuing Saga

    Congrats!! I'm so glad you are reaping some benefit FINALLY!!
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    Bad jokes

    My mother-in-law got a pacemaker in her early or mid-80s. She lived to 96 (died early 2021) when either her full dementia, complications from dementia or her COVID shot did her in. She got at least annual checks on the pacemaker & replacing the battery wasn't a big deal. She still had 1-1/2 yrs...
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    THE NUT HOUSE

    First time since 2nd or 3rd grade that I haven't had to wear glasses or contacts. I can see when I wake up. It is truly a blessing. But the brain is going "what the hell did you do now, lady?"
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    THE NUT HOUSE

    Life is much brighter since I got my cataracts removed in the last month. I can see where to set down a drink without spilling it, & so the liquor bills are lower. I can almost see Houdini in dark corners now. He's outgrown his 1st soaking tub & working on outgrowing his much bigger 2nd one...
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    So glad you're ok. I've witnessed the wind but never seen so much water down pour with it. Wow!!
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    THE NUT HOUSE

    So sorry to hear. We're around to talk.
  11. J

    Meet baby Jellie

    Been missin' you!!
  12. J

    COLD DARK ROOM

    Hang on & stay well, Ray, Rose & Opo!!
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    It's all about control. Colorado promoted a "deal" where you would supposedly get a break on your energy bill if you got a "smart" thermostat. What it did was enable Excel, the utility company, to keep your thermostat at 78 during days of high heat to cut back demand at peak hours. I would...
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    Gorgeous boat, gorgeous colors! Tranquility, not so much!
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    COLD DARK ROOM

    Every little & big thing you did to your body during your "formative" yrs eventually comes back as a pain somewhere. And then there's the things you did when you should have known better. Hindsight is absolutely 100%.
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