"Good grief indeed! I can't even imagine eating any of these "treats" other than the Kubie Korballs with some mustard maybe. Nothing to do with clogging up my arteries..more a matter of all the sweetness associated with…"
"I have no problem with children returning to the family home following graduation provided they contribute to the household and the parents are pleased to have them there. If they are unemployed and temporarily unable to provide financial…"
"Have to agree with Lynn. A handmade card from your child is very precious. Among my late Mum's things, I found a Mother's Day card I had made for her when I was in Grade 3 (almost 60 years ago). That card is as important…"
"Thank you for your comments, Daffyd. They are very much appreciated. Thank you also for taking the time and effort to lay out the 'formula' for a sestina. One wonders what was the catalyst for creating such a formula in…"
"Oh my goodness, what a treat it has been to read all of these memories of things past. Every time I thought of one to add, it popped up as I got further along with reading. :-) What I am left with is a very meagre list. Green…"
"Thank you for your kind words, Linda. I too was born in England and spent many holidays by the sea while growing up. I now return each year to enjoy its beauty. Whether it's the lapping of the waves on a sunny Dorset…"
"Daffyd's exquisite poetry requires no explanation. His poetry appears to flow with such ease and paints the picture/story so clearly for the reader. I have quietly enjoyed it for a number of months and will continue to do so -…"
"From my perspective, the most important criteria is how much information the person prescribing the drug has about your medical history, your current medications and the medication required to assist you with your new condition. …"
"Thanks for setting me straight, Rae Marie. I was totally unaware of the 'buyer's agreement' option (or requirement) with a realtor. It's been a very long time since I've made a real estate purchase and…"
"I think I'd be tempted to call the real estate agent who is listing the higher cost unit and ask her to show me all 3. It would be interesting and perhaps, beneficial, to ask her to justify the $20,000+ difference between what appear to…"
"You are very welcome, Keith. I am delighted to be of assistance. The information can be found on the following site: http://www.findmypast.co.uk . Choose "Migration" and then plug in your name in the search facility…"
"Thanks ladies! Laura, you're right, the worst is snow and freezing rain. The combination is dreadful. And Lynne, don't know how I forgot shovelling. Maybe because I spent the better part of my life growing up in apartments (the bonus of…"