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by patgrennan
Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:32 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Books not to read.
Replies: 155
Views: 13988

Re: Books not to read.

HIllbilly Elegy, just couldn't see what the great thing about this book is,......I got it at a garage sale for $2,00 now I see why. That's 3 hrs of my life I won't get back.
by patgrennan
Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: gratuitous homeownership items
Replies: 218
Views: 22071

Re: gratuitous homeownership items

Ok, here’s my list; We moved from a 3200 sq house to much smaller in 2014. I was in shock from the lack of storage and where to put everything. Unnecessary features in old house and new house include: 1) jetted tub in master bath. Waste of money, do not bother. Get rid of any bathtub do not bother, ...
by patgrennan
Fri Dec 09, 2016 11:30 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Should I fill out survey evaluation of my boss?
Replies: 53
Views: 5542

Re: Should I fill out survey evaluation of my boss?

wander wrote:If you want to write something good about him/her, then do it. Otherwise, just ignore it.
agreed, it'll come back to bite you. guaranteed! been there, been bitten.
by patgrennan
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:11 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part VI
Replies: 2745
Views: 877287

Re: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part VI

Dark Matter; new book. not sure if i liked it. bounced around alot.....found myself saying 'now which person is this? what????????????????????"
by patgrennan
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:59 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part VI
Replies: 2745
Views: 877287

Re: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part VI

I'm a big fan of John Irving (The World According to Garp). I've started his new book, Avenue of Mysteries. So far a very different story than so many of his others. The blurb describes it as a "novel of fate and memory." I'm not enjoying it so far. you should try Prayer for Owen Meany, i...
by patgrennan
Tue Jan 26, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Dinner Ideas
Replies: 57
Views: 7380

Re: Dinner Ideas

Try this one; a family favorite, pull out the crock pot; it's called Sticky Chicken....

http://www.home-ec101.com/crockpot-frie ... en-recipe/

uses a whole chicken, cooks all day, great with rice.
by patgrennan
Thu Jan 21, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Retiring and people seem to avoid me
Replies: 66
Views: 10100

Re: Retiring and people seem to aviod me

They probably are going to miss you and are just trying to move on. It is a little sad when someone you've been working with for years leaves. i agree with this viewpoint...leaving a workplace and those you have been with is a little like getting a divorce....people are just coming to terms with th...