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Off-Topic / Re: What will you plant in your 2020 garden?
« on: February 21, 2020, 07:53:09 am »Message ID: 1313660
I would love to plant a spring garden. The problem is, because of my arthritis I can't get down to the ground anymore. My knees just won't take it. So now I'm thinking about having a raised garden, but I'm hesitant to put the money into one of those wooden table-like things (don't know what they're called). I don't know, maybe I'll start really small and then see if I want to go to something bigger next spring (or fall). But I would definitely plant at least cucumbers, tomatoes, and zucchini if I did have a garden!  :peace: :heart:

I hope you do try a raised garden! I wish I was there to help you set one up, it makes me sad to hear of anyone wanting to garden & being unable. If you know anyone who's handy, I bet you could build one for cheaper than the kits.

Offers / Re: No Videos Available
« on: February 21, 2020, 07:46:25 am »Message ID: 1313658
Is the beginning of the year usually a scarce time on FC? I've been here a couple years but I can't remember a pattern.

Off-Topic / Re: What is a Country You'd like to Visit?
« on: February 20, 2020, 08:44:50 am »Message ID: 1313556
I'd probably have to say Italy so I could see where my family comes from. But Ireland looks very pretty too.

Off-Topic / What will you plant in your 2020 garden?
« on: February 20, 2020, 08:43:20 am »Message ID: 1313555
It's still early but I'm getting itchy to start planting! I'm trying a few kinds of hot peppers this year, I started the seedlings indoors several weeks ago, they're slow but it's still a head start. Also doing my usual squash, pumpkins and herbs.

What will you be growing this year?

Off-Topic / Re: WOW bogo McDonalds Coupons
« on: February 20, 2020, 08:39:28 am »Message ID: 1313553
Seems like we get less of that stuff in the mail the past couple of years. I love when I can find a bogo for breakfast sandwiches, that stuff is unexpectedly expensive at fast food places so I don't usually get it unless I have a coupon.

Off-Topic / Re: Work it Off
« on: February 19, 2020, 09:44:48 am »Message ID: 1313452
That's a good idea and a more reasonable solution than just saying that medical care shouldn't cost so much in the first place. Well that problem isn't going to get solved overnight so in the meantime this sounds helpful.

Off-Topic / Re: Survey Questions
« on: February 19, 2020, 08:40:20 am »Message ID: 1313446
Interesting. Maybe it has something to do with the Coronavirus, seeing if people are travelling less or something.

Off-Topic / Re: Staticky hair
« on: February 18, 2020, 08:04:55 am »Message ID: 1313363
I find my hair is awfully staticky if I use just shampoo and no conditioner. With conditioner it's much better. No fancy products or leave-in stuff.

Offers / Re: No Videos Available
« on: February 18, 2020, 08:03:44 am »Message ID: 1313362
I'm in the same location as always but having a terrible struggle finding even 1c a day in the videos page. Today there are a couple of the "engage within the site, repeat 4x per day" ones but they only pop up a broken white page that does nothing and pays nothing.

Off-Topic / Re: Do you have friends in your home town?
« on: February 14, 2020, 09:15:24 am »Message ID: 1312990
I never left my hometown but it seems like everyone else I ever knew did, so now most of my friends are long distance. Honestly that's fine by me.

Offers / Re: H&R Block Video
« on: February 11, 2020, 10:11:51 am »Message ID: 1312673
So nice to see an actual video again haha! Unfortunately it's the only one available to me today so it doesn't look like I'll be reaching my 5c.

Off-Topic / Re: Frozen Biscuits
« on: February 10, 2020, 10:59:31 am »Message ID: 1312576
The Pillsbury tubes are pretty blah I think. I recently tried frozen rolls called Sister Schubert's and I like those a lot, but I wonder if making my own would be cheaper if I wanted them that often.

Off-Topic / Re: Robo Calls with my home phone number
« on: February 10, 2020, 10:57:34 am »Message ID: 1312575
I got a call from my own number last month. I know why they spoof numbers, but I wonder why they bother calling the same number they're spoofing. Maybe a few people answer out of curiosity.

Off-Topic / Re: Coronavirus
« on: February 10, 2020, 10:54:32 am »Message ID: 1312574
I saw a graph that placed Corona along with other common illnesses in terms of how fatal and contagious the are, and it was right by the regular flu. I haven't heard a lot about what kind of people have died from it but I suspect for most with healthy immune systems it's not quite a death sentence.

Offers / Re: great video day
« on: February 10, 2020, 10:50:38 am »Message ID: 1312573
I'm barely getting 1 or 2 cents per day on videos now. Those quiz things are way way too long to do for 1 lousy cent plus the last time I tried out of desperation, I got most of the way through and it said "error" and I just had to give up.

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