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Forum: Travel Information 05-05-2015, 04:46 PM
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Posted By gardenfun
Even upside down, it looks like the Pelican...

Even upside down, it looks like the Pelican Inn--is it??

Stayed there six weeks ago. Moonstone Beach is one of my favorites in all California! Hope you have a nice sunset tonight. :flowers:
Forum: Travel Information 05-02-2015, 09:13 PM
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Views: 6,814
Posted By gardenfun
Anxious to hear what you and your wife think of...

Anxious to hear what you and your wife think of Brookings , Alan. Thinking of moving there with my honey in the next year or so.


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Forum: Other topics 04-27-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,713
Posted By gardenfun
Age: 61 Retired: 4ish years Gender: F ...

Age: 61

Retired: 4ish years

Gender: F

Divorced 14 years after 21 year marriage, two kids, two grandchildren


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Forum: Other topics 04-25-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 33,000
Posted By gardenfun
I was so happy to see that, too, Alan. Got the...

I was so happy to see that, too, Alan. Got the series on DVD from Netflix a few years ago. Still as wonderful as I remembered from the 80's. Looking forward to streaming it this time.


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Forum: Other topics 04-24-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 33,000
Posted By gardenfun
Thanks Alan! Just finished season 4 o f Vera on...

Thanks Alan! Just finished season 4 o f Vera on Netflix DVDs, and I'm going through Brenda Blethyn withdrawal. I'll check it out!


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Forum: FIRE and Money 04-14-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 16,603
Posted By gardenfun
+1 Sent from my iPhone using Early...

+1


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Forum: Travel Information 12-27-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,603
Posted By gardenfun
Sounds great, Meadbh--and I totally agree with...

Sounds great, Meadbh--and I totally agree with you about nothing matching it.

Would you mind sharing where you were in Mexico? :)
Forum: Life after FIRE 12-12-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17,706
Views: 905,765
Posted By gardenfun
Winter Solstice--my favorite holiday! ...

Winter Solstice--my favorite holiday!

Haven't seen the sun much here in NorCal lately, but that's fine with us. Let it rain!

:)
Forum: Other topics 11-21-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,930
Posted By gardenfun
Love the Bulleit Rye! :) Sipping a glass of it as...

Love the Bulleit Rye! :) Sipping a glass of it as I type.

I will cry if Costco ever stops carrying it.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-21-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,630
Posted By gardenfun
Got a Blue Shield PPO Bronze plan on CoveredCA...

Got a Blue Shield PPO Bronze plan on CoveredCA for 2014.

A week ago I got an email from Blue Shield saying I could just continue paying my premiums and my coverage would continue under the same...
Forum: Forum Admin 11-15-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 732
Posted By gardenfun
working fine now on both laptop and iPhone. ...

working fine now on both laptop and iPhone.

Thanks, Janet!
Forum: Forum Admin 11-15-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 732
Posted By gardenfun
Started last night on my iPhone--got the...

Started last night on my iPhone--got the incorrect password message.

changed my password on the PC version. Everything fine on the PC.

deleted the iphone app and reinstalled it. Still getting...
Forum: Other topics 11-13-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 33,000
Posted By gardenfun
watched The Jewish Cardinal last night, Meadbh,...

watched The Jewish Cardinal last night, Meadbh, excellent!

My son and DIL recommended The Game on BBC America. When I went to the webiste, they had video episodes of their other "spy shows" on...
Forum: Other topics 11-09-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,115
Posted By gardenfun
I like a celebration just as much as the next...

I like a celebration just as much as the next person. ;) But the ones I really enjoy are those that have nothing to do with a holiday. Spontaneous ones throughout the year where the only purpose is...
Forum: Other topics 11-08-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 33,000
Posted By gardenfun
Thanks, Meadbh--it has been in my queue for a few...

Thanks, Meadbh--it has been in my queue for a few weeks--I'll check it out.

Been watching Broadchurch (on DVD only, not streaming). I only get one DVD at a time, and it's killing me, waiting for...
Forum: Other topics 11-08-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,115
Posted By gardenfun
+1000 Goonie!

+1000 Goonie!
Forum: Life after FIRE 11-07-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 17,706
Views: 905,765
Posted By gardenfun
Went to a memorial service/celebration of a dear...

Went to a memorial service/celebration of a dear friend. Died at 63 from pancreatic cancer, 3 months after the diagnosis.

She was miserable in her job the last few years. I tried to help her...
Forum: Other topics 10-22-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,015
Posted By gardenfun
Bruce Bochy, that is. ;)

Bruce Bochy, that is. ;)
Forum: Other topics 10-21-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 920
Posted By gardenfun
same here. :)

same here. :)
Forum: Other topics 10-17-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,567
Posted By gardenfun
Is anyone else outraged that appliances only last...

Is anyone else outraged that appliances only last 5 years (or less) these days? :frown:

I've heard so many stories about the electronics going out (not the mechanics) and it costing hundreds just...
Forum: Other topics 10-14-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,831
Posted By gardenfun
Yeah, I'm amazed at some folks' stories about...

Yeah, I'm amazed at some folks' stories about getting free hotel rooms, or ones at less than $100 a night, at least in popular places.

I was thinking about this when making plans to visit my DS...
Forum: Other topics 10-10-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 33,000
Posted By gardenfun
got a new favorite: Rake. The Australian...

got a new favorite: Rake. The Australian version. Laugh out loud funny, but not in your face stupid. Have to keep listening for the throwaway lines. With subtitles too!

About a train wreck but...
Forum: Other topics 10-02-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,780
Posted By gardenfun
I hear ya. It's a new and different phase of...

I hear ya. It's a new and different phase of parenting, that's for sure. I worry about them just as much as adults with kids of their own. And there's more time in retirement for worry. :(

But...
Forum: Other topics 10-01-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 4,577
Posted By gardenfun
what?? best news I've heard all day--thanks...

what?? best news I've heard all day--thanks Calico! :flowers:
Forum: Life after FIRE 10-01-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17,706
Views: 905,765
Posted By gardenfun
What?!? Ian Anderson is still alive?? :facepalm: ...

What?!? Ian Anderson is still alive?? :facepalm:

Thought he would at least be retired by now! ;) Bouree baby!
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