| Food and Drink Board|| trying to figure out what's wrong with these shrimp - TexasTiger05 on 9/23/13 at 4:18 pm|
ETA: He's selling them thawed. So, now how can I cook them without them turning into mealey mush?
bought shrimp from a shrimper (he came to the house). The shrimp don't have heads, are fresh looking, don't smell, but turn to total mush and are mealy when they're boiled. They are not over coo...
| O-T Lounge|| what, iyo, is drinking "too much" - TexasTiger05 on 9/18/13 at 11:33 am|
I realize there are a couple of drinking threads right now. I wanted to start this thread awhile ago but forgot.
What, iyo, is drinking too much? I'm always hesitant to say someone drinks too much. Seems too judgemental especially if they can hold a job, don't have any DUI's, are good parents...
| O-T Lounge|| Graveyard on Old Jefferson by Manchac Park - TexasTiger05 on 9/16/13 at 2:11 pm|
at least it looks like a graveyard, but no head stones. Who gets buried there, and why no head stones? I've heard it was a pet cemetary....
| O-T Lounge|| Areas of London- which is best to stay when on vacation with kids? - TexasTiger05 on 9/11/13 at 12:39 pm|
I'm trying to find a good location for a hotel. What's a good area that's close (even though they have public transit) to museums, parks, etc- stuff you'd take kids to.
Kennisington (sp?) looks nice. Anything else?...
| O-T Lounge|| OT opinion on inheritance when it comes to a 2nd marriage - TexasTiger05 on 9/4/13 at 12:43 pm|
Not going through this or anything. I was just thinking about a [i]what if [/i] situation the other day.
If your mom or dad was remarried for, say, about 5 or so years and they passed away how do you think their belongings (purchased before they remarried) should be dealt with? Stuff like thei...
| O-T Lounge|| Fla condo recs - TexasTiger05 on 7/17/13 at 2:04 pm|
Can anyone rec a condo in Navarre (sp? ) or somewhere else quiet in fla that's not in a big high rise? Thinking about going labor day weekend
Save the cookie cutter vacation comments por favor. My summer has been one big ole ball of excitement so far, and a quiet and easy trip is what I need righ...
| Political Talk|| How has the Obama Admin. supported the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt? - TexasTiger05 on 6/29/13 at 7:24 am|
I honestly don't know :dunno: ...
| O-T Lounge|| Has anyone flown Emirates Airlines? - TexasTiger05 on 6/27/13 at 9:58 am|
Is it nice? I've heard economy is like some airline's business. True?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Help remembering a movie based off of a scene - TexasTiger05 on 6/26/13 at 7:57 am|
I can't remember what movie this scene I have in my head is from- and I don't know any of the actors who were in it either.
Basically it's a montage of people preparing for something bad to happen, families are locking their doors and they show scenes of empty playgrounds and streets. Like the ca...
| O-T Lounge|| sending gift baskets with alcohol - TexasTiger05 on 6/26/13 at 12:12 am|
can the alcohol be included if it ships to a different state? Ie- the company is in NY but you want to send it to someone in NC
I can't send the package myself. It has to be done through a company....
| O-T Lounge|| Christian's version of 50 Shades of Grey - TexasTiger05 on 6/25/13 at 7:43 am|
A friend showed me this website today.
Christian Domestic Discipline
[quote]Domestic Discipline (DD) marriage is one in which one partner is given authority over the other, and has the means to back up that authority, [b]usually by spanking.[/b] [/quote]
[quote] Most CDD marriages do use...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone have a Volvo XC90? - TexasTiger05 on 6/23/13 at 1:17 am|
I don't have any experience with volvos, so I don't know how they drive, etc. I've always heard they're very safe cars.
If you have/had one how did you like it?...
| Help Board|| Help with avatar image - TexasTiger05 on 6/13/13 at 9:57 am|
It was hosted on imageshack, but now it's down.
Tried doing it again, but (I fully admit to being internet stupid with this kind of stuff) idk what code to use, and even after taht dont know what parts of the code to leave off....
| O-T Lounge|| Expired pepper spray - TexasTiger05 on 6/10/13 at 12:29 pm|
about 3 years past expiration date. Does it become basically water, or is it still potent?
I'll respond with Try it on yourself/a friend/etc to save a thread full of that response....
too late :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| Photographing the top of the world - TexasTiger05 on 6/7/13 at 2:23 pm|
[quote]First, he rode elevators to the 163rd floor, where he was already much higher than the Empire State Building. Then, he climbed about 300 feet of interior stairs to reach the tower section of the building. In 95-degree heat, he put on a safety harness and climbed straight up a ladder inside a ...
| O-T Lounge|| Passport picture for an infant - TexasTiger05 on 4/26/13 at 8:21 am|
I can't get any information from the National Passport Information Center regarding this
My 4 week old has her hands in her passport picture. The NPIC's website doesn't say if this is or isn't okay. They have a ton of other rules (and hands can't be in an adult's picture), so not sure if hands ...
| O-T Lounge|| Traffic getting into New Orleans from BR? - TexasTiger05 on 4/17/13 at 5:31 pm|
Need to be at an office on Canal by 8am, so what time should I leave Baton Rouge to make it on time?
Not sure how bad traffic is getting into the city.
| O-T Lounge|| Back off Mike Hunt, there are new awesome artists in town - TexasTiger05 on 1/25/13 at 10:35 am|
[quote]Have you ever been to a thrift store (think Goodwill or Salvation Army) and noticed that they usually carry a small selection of landscape paintings? Artists Chris McMahon and Thryza Segal decided to inject a little fun into these discarded works and give them a second life by adding monsters...
| O-T Lounge|| How long does it normally take to get a Birth Certificate and SS Card in La? - TexasTiger05 on 1/21/13 at 7:33 am|
for a baby
1 month? 2 weeks?
| Food and Drink Board|| Taking someone who is grieving a meal - TexasTiger05 on 1/21/13 at 6:04 am|
What is a good thing to bring? Something light/heavy/?
Need to add that I'll be bringing this about 1 month after the funeral, so they'll have a lot of food in their freezer already
I signed up for pulled pork sandwiches and jalapeno cole slaw, checked the list and saw there was a bunch of p...
| Movie/TV Board|| Robert F Chew dies. What it dew Prop Joe? - TexasTiger05 on 1/19/13 at 1:14 am|
[quote]Chew wasn't the healthiest man, and according to the coroner, he died of cardiovascular disease. He had been obese, and it was listed as one of the reasons for his passing. He was o...
| O-T Lounge|| Grave by my Grandmother in NO- what the hay is going on here? - TexasTiger05 on 1/15/13 at 12:08 pm|
my brother went to our grandmother's grave the other week, and saw this a couple of spots down. What the frick is going on here?
it is 2 decapitated pigeons, 2 bottle of 151 Rum, some cigars, and blood poured all over the tombstone
| O-T Lounge|| Is this a tree or a what? Starry Night Painting - TexasTiger05 on 1/7/13 at 11:40 am|
The large, darker painted, structer up front. I say it's a tree, my husband says it's not a tree but he doesn't know what it is. I still say it's supposed t...
| Movie/TV Board|| Is anyone over American Horror Story Asylum? - TexasTiger05 on 12/19/12 at 12:11 pm|
Last season was legitimately scary. I couldn't wait to see the next one.
This season just leaves me feeling terrible. It's not scary, just effed up. I'm going to finish it out, but I'm tempted to just read wiki summaries once the season is finished. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Christmas shows your kids (under 5) enjoy? - TexasTiger05 on 12/14/12 at 2:22 am|
Little 05 is 3. I'm sick of Micky's One and Twice Upon a Christmas.
The Grinch scares him, for some reason he decided he now hates Rudolph.
What else y'all got?...
| O-T Lounge|| Mother's Day Out programs - TexasTiger05 on 12/12/12 at 8:12 am|
I'm not familiar with them. Do you have to apply to them and be accepted OR since it's a part time thing is it that formal?
eta- if anyone can recommend a good one in Pville or BR that would be great...
| Music Board|| 46 years ago today - TexasTiger05 on 12/10/12 at 10:44 am|
Otis Redding and most of his band died in a plane crash.
Best version of White Christmas imo [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0AS5CIRdM4)]RIP Otis[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - TexasTiger05 on 12/10/12 at 8:25 am|
If you have ever been there for work or lived there (especially if you have lived there) what's your impression of this place?
| O-T Lounge|| Sending Jewish friends a Christmas card- not religious - TexasTiger05 on 12/8/12 at 10:41 am|
It just says something like Merriest Time of the Year and has pics of my family. Nothing about Jesus or any religious themes.
Yay or Nay?...
| O-T Lounge|| gift for an 11 year old boy - TexasTiger05 on 12/5/12 at 6:39 am|
Can't do video games, can't give him the money. Limit is $50.
I got nothing, at a total loss.
What's a good gift to give him?
eta- he likes to read, already has a s-ton of legos and got into Cross Country this year...