| O-T Lounge|| Where do you take your diesel vehicle for an oil change and/or repairs? - ProudLSUMom on 3/10/14 at 8:18 pm|
In Baton Rouge, looking for recs on a mechanic.
| Money Talk|| Any buyers/purchasing agents here? - ProudLSUMom on 3/4/14 at 6:06 pm|
I have recently been promoted to this new position and I don't have a clue what to expect! I will be trained by the 2 ladies who have been handling these duties for the past 20 years.
One of them buys raw materials only and the other finished goods. They have done this job mostly as an afterthou...
| Food and Drink Board|| Pre Concert at NO Arena...what's close by? - ProudLSUMom on 2/22/14 at 9:52 am|
Going to the Eagles concert tomorrow night and the arena (it's hard for me to call it the Smoothie King arena for some reason :lol:).
Anyway, where can we go for some drinks and dinner (doesn't need to be fancy) in walking distance from the arena?...
| Money Talk|| Selling 2 cars & not having luck on Craig's list. What next? - ProudLSUMom on 1/22/14 at 12:33 pm|
I live in BR. Should I list it on theadvocate.com? I haven't had to sell a car in years so I don't know what the best outlets are these days....
| O-T Lounge|| Windows 8.1 reviews anyone? - ProudLSUMom on 12/4/13 at 2:57 pm|
I'm in the market for a new laptop and I'm not sure I will like Windows 8.1 after doing a little test drive.
Do you use it and like it or prefer the previous versions of Windows?
I'm seriously considering Windows 7 at this point.
Any feedback welcome! :cool:...
| Money Talk|| Used car pricing help - ProudLSUMom on 11/15/13 at 5:34 pm|
We are going to sell our BMW convertible and I have checked prices on Edmunds, Kelly Blue Book, and NADA and all have very different pricing.
Anyone have any suggestions on which one is the most sensible one to use?
Also, where besides Craigslist should I advertise?
| Money Talk|| Car buying problem...any recourse? - ProudLSUMom on 5/28/13 at 2:35 pm|
My daughter bought a car from a dealer yesterday. They didn't have the car on their lot but would pick it up from another dealer today and have it ready by the end of the day.
Now they are telling her the dealership hasn't released the car to her because someone is on their lot looking at it. The...
| O-T Lounge|| Industriplex Road Construction - ProudLSUMom on 4/19/13 at 9:30 am|
This road construction is so ridiculous! I've never seen such piecemeal repairs done on a road before! Oh and they have most of the road blocked off so you can't get there from here.
Oh and the TWIC office can bite me! They need to put a sign on their office so that I don't have to give directi...
| Food and Drink Board|| Gumbo calculator....Is there one? - ProudLSUMom on 12/12/12 at 9:32 am|
My husband is cooking a gumbo for 50 on Sunday. Just wondering if there was a calculator similar to the jambalaya calculator....
| Money Talk|| mortgage help for daughter - ProudLSUMom on 10/10/12 at 3:57 pm|
Long story short:
Daughter bought condo Jan 2009
Now worth $85k
Owes $117k (I think)
5% interest rate
Developer went belly up just after she purchased
Can't sell (other owners have tried)
Condo assoc. has no money
Building needs exterior repairs
Break-ins have occurred (she has ...
| O-T Lounge|| If you run a red light or block an intersection today, look out! - ProudLSUMom on 6/13/12 at 9:17 am|
I'm driving my husband's truck and the front end is already messed up. I usually drive a sports car and will hit the brakes when someone runs a red light so that I don't damage my little car.
But today all bets are off. You run a red light in front of me today, I'm likely to accelerate instead of...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need 2 tickets in grandstand for Saturday. - ProudLSUMom on 6/7/12 at 8:55 pm|
My daughter (no pics) is looking for 2 tickets for Saturday's game.
| Tiger Rant|| Less than 24 hours until first pitch! I can't wait! - ProudLSUMom on 6/7/12 at 11:16 am|
Is mother nature going to cooperate? I know there is a big chance of rain but I don't know if it's for all day or just the afternoon.
I hope there are no rain delays! I'm ready to finalize Omaha travel plans!
Geaux Tigers! :cheers:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Restaurant suggestions for after Bayou Country Superfest - ProudLSUMom on 5/25/12 at 5:33 pm|
We are going both days and will be getting out at 11:00 or later. I know there are some restaurants near campus that will still be open but they will be slammed.
Any ideas for restaurants around Bluebonnet, Siegen area that will still be open.
I'm not usually looking for a restaurant that lat...
| O-T Lounge|| I just saw Katie Holmes and Suri at the Mall of La. - ProudLSUMom on 5/25/12 at 4:21 pm|
I'm sure no one cares but so what! :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| Radio Shack at Highland & Airline-what happened? - ProudLSUMom on 4/25/12 at 6:21 pm|
I'm going to guess that there was a robbery but it is a guess. There is yellow crime scene tape and several sheriff's deputies there....
| Food and Drink Board|| Honor Roll of Pizza by Parade Magazine - ProudLSUMom on 3/11/12 at 9:52 am|
Guess what Louisiana Pizza maker made the list.
[link=(http://www.dashrecipes.com/blogs/dashboard/2012/03/11-pizza-honor-roll.html)]Parade Magazine Runners Up in the Pizza Hall of Fame[/link]...
| Food and Drink Board|| Blanton's Bourbon-Where in BR can I buy this? - ProudLSUMom on 2/16/12 at 9:56 pm|
I looked at Albertson's but they didn't have it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Can a 19 year old get in at Sullivan's Ringside? - ProudLSUMom on 2/9/12 at 1:22 pm|
Or do you have to be 21?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 tickets on stubhub right now for $600 each - ProudLSUMom on 12/29/11 at 10:10 am|
wow! I hope they keep going down! We still need to buy 4....
| Tiger Rant|| Any Tiger Band members on here? Need help blasting a Bama fan - ProudLSUMom on 12/28/11 at 8:31 pm|
I work with someone who hates LSU. He was a rabid Florida fan until this football season when he decided to be a Bama fan.
We (me and other coworkers) have been trading barbs and doing silly things to show our team pride.
I want to throw a mini pep rally at work next week and blow his socks ...
| Food and Drink Board|| New Associated Grocer coming to Highland/Perkins - ProudLSUMom on 10/21/11 at 8:56 am|
I was so excited to read this news yesterday:
Alexander associated: St. Amant-based Murray's Inc. has purchased approximately 3.5 acres of vacant land at Highland Road and Perkins Road East, across from Blue Bayou Waterpark, on which it will build an Associated Grocers neighborhood supermarket, s...
| O-T Lounge|| How long will it take me to get to Denham Springs this afternoon? - ProudLSUMom on 9/30/11 at 7:12 am|
I live near Blue Bayou and need to be in Denham for 6:00. Will it take me an hour?...
| O-T Lounge|| Rehearsal dinner question: re:invitations - ProudLSUMom on 9/27/11 at 8:09 pm|
Have you ever received a formal invitation to a rehearsal dinner?
Is this a new trend or am I just behind the times?
It used to be a verbal invitation (or understood if you were in the bridal party) where I come from.
| Food and Drink Board|| Any Banff or Calgary suggestions, ay? - ProudLSUMom on 8/3/11 at 2:20 pm|
My husband (not LSUdad) and I are heading for cooler weather soon.
Would love to have some suggestions for this area. We will be celebrating our anniversary but don't need anything too upscale. Suggestions just for everyday meals would be great too.
| Food and Drink Board|| Rehearsal dinner suggestions - ProudLSUMom on 7/16/11 at 4:49 pm|
My son is getting married in April and I need to start planning the rehearsal dinner.
I will be calling Ruffino's and Parrain's first, because those are my son's two favorites.
I am open to suggestions of other places to try. We will have 42 guests and want to stay in BR. ...
| O-T Lounge|| My BCS experience-what would you have done? - ProudLSUMom on 5/31/11 at 8:08 pm|
I went to Bayou Country Superfest with my 2 grown daughters, my sister and her 2 kids (13 & 15).
A very drunk and amourous couple (Mike and Laura-their real names!) were sitting in front of me and my niece (13). (edit for the ruhtards)
By 5:00 Laura was giving Mike a lap dance and I just didn'...
| Food and Drink Board|| Schwan's-do any of you order from there? - ProudLSUMom on 5/2/11 at 3:44 pm|
Do you have any favorites or items that you wouldn't recommend?...
| Food and Drink Board|| recipe for light Bananas Foster French Toast - ProudLSUMom on 4/20/11 at 2:05 pm|
Overnight Bananas Fosters French Toast
Gina's Weight Watcher Recipes
Servings: 8 • Serving Size: 1 slice with bananas • Points: 6 pts • Points+: 8 pts
Calories: 294.8 • Fat: 4.9 g • Protein: 10.5 g • Carb: 59 g • Fiber: 1.6 g
10 oz Challah bread, sliced 1 inch thick (Hawa...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 free grandstand tickets for Alcorn State game - ProudLSUMom on 4/13/11 at 2:53 pm|
I have 2 tickets for section 209.
You will have to pick them up from me after 4:30 in the area of Highland and I-10....