| Food and Drink Board|| Rome then Tuscany- places to eat - TexasTiger05 on 6/10/14 at 12:15 pm|
We'll be in Rome then Tuscany (Pisa, but driving around and touring as much as we can in the region) for two weeks this summer. I'm looking for places to eat that can't be missed, more specifically places that are very low key.
| O-T Lounge|| Good area of Rome to stay a week? - TexasTiger05 on 3/19/14 at 6:36 am|
looking on vrbo for holiday apartments, but not sure what area is best. Preferably something quiet. doesn't have to be centrally located, but not a 30min trek into the city either...
| O-T Lounge|| Amputation of a leg followed by chemo for a dog - TexasTiger05 on 3/17/14 at 2:03 am|
our 12yo lab has Osteosarcoma. The vet is recommending a leg amputation followed by chemo.
Would you do it?
| O-T Lounge|| What would you say was typical American dress? - TexasTiger05 on 2/10/14 at 9:47 am|
Little 05 has International Day at his school next week. We're supposed to put him in our country's national dress. So, what? Levi's and a Gap shirt?
| O-T Lounge|| Meanwhile, in the Dubai PD fleet - TexasTiger05 on 2/7/14 at 8:52 am|
[link=(http://7daysindubai.com/video-watch-dubai-polices-bugatti-veyron-super-patrol-car-action/)]Bugatti Veyron added to the Dubai PD car fleet[/link]
idk what that is, obv it's a nice car. Asked Mr 05 and he told me it's more than just a "nice car"
| O-T Lounge|| L/U/F LotOT- a question about shaving (dudes who shave their legs can answer too - TexasTiger05 on 2/4/14 at 9:24 am|
If you shaved your legs the day (or closely to) before going to the beach do you find that your legs burn like damn fire once they've been in the salt water? ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Just finished S1 of The Fall- a question - TexasTiger05 on 1/27/14 at 10:44 am|
Are Paul and his wife (who looks just like the woman in the hold in Silence of the Lambs, btw) [i]moving[/i] to Scotland or are they going for a vacation?...
| O-T Lounge|| Getting a Master's when you're older (and with kids) - TexasTiger05 on 1/21/14 at 8:57 am|
Anyone go back for a Master's in your mid 30's (or older)? When you were married with kids? If so any advice ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Hemlock Grove- does it get better? - TexasTiger05 on 12/30/13 at 10:53 am|
Idk if I'm just burnt out on supernatural shows or what, but so far (on ep 5) it's terrible. Just boring and the acting is really bad.
Does it get better?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Are Vacuvin's effective with champagne? - TexasTiger05 on 12/23/13 at 7:17 am|
The one I have isn't champagne specific. I think it would do the trick but I don't want to risk the bottle if not....
| 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...