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by VanGogh
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Skin lotion for old skin
Replies: 32
Views: 3071

Re: Skin lotion for old skin

My dermatologist recommends Cerave products. There is a Cerave itch relief lotion that may help your father.
by VanGogh
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Fine Art Investments
Replies: 77
Views: 4392

Re: Fine Art Investments

The Price of Everything is on demand on HBO. You might find watching it worthwhile. http://www.thepriceofeverything.com/
by VanGogh
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: trip to Greece (Athens and vicinity)
Replies: 21
Views: 1761

Re: trip to Greece (Athens and vicinity)

You would be so close to Ephesus, Turkey, I recommend you consider it. As spectacular as Athens and the Greek Islands are, Ephesus is truly remarkable.
by VanGogh
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Ever ship/transport a car?
Replies: 20
Views: 2143

Re: Ever ship/transport a car?

We used Reliable and liked them. Some really high-end cars were being transported along with ours in the enclosed trailer. Our car arrived a few weeks before we did, and they didn't charge us storage. They will pick up and deliver on time.
by VanGogh
Sun May 19, 2019 2:48 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How do I prevent yellow underarm stains on my white shirts?
Replies: 24
Views: 3510

Re: How do I prevent yellow underarm stains on my white shirts?

Rub a little Dawn dishwashing liquid with baking soda into the stain before washing. If the shirts are pure white, you can use Dawn plus a little peroxide on the stain before washing.
by VanGogh
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is your hobby and how did it come to be your hobby?
Replies: 146
Views: 16420

Re: What is your hobby and how did it come to be your hobby?

I enjoy oil painting. It started with a gift of oil paints and canvas. Now, I sell my paintings online, in art galleries and other locations. I sell prints of my work, too, and have licensed some of my art. My hobby pays for itself and then some.
by VanGogh
Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: seriously thinking about leaving S. CA but where to?
Replies: 177
Views: 11452

Re: seriously thinking about leaving S. CA but where to?

A few months ago we bought a small, full-time home in a nice, resort-like development in North Scottsdale, 85266. The scenery is beautiful, and there is plenty to do. Healthcare seems top-notch. Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is about half an hour from our home. So far, it's easy to make friends, becaus...
by VanGogh
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Being content with your finances
Replies: 106
Views: 9152

Re: Being content with your finances

Reminds me of the Bob Marley quote, “Money is numbers and numbers never end. If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.”
by VanGogh
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where to stay in Naples, Italy and along Amalfi coast
Replies: 36
Views: 2252

Re: Where to stay in Naples, Italy and along Amalfi coast

I liked Sorrento. Stayed at the Hotel Antiche Mura. It's a charming hotel, full of antiques. You can easily walk around the town and walk to the beach.