| O-T Lounge|| New to resistance training: How do you minimize soreness - skygod123 on 12/2/14 at 9:40 am|
Hey guys and gals. Just started a new whole body weight training regiment in an attempt to get past a plateau (70 lbs down in 2 years, but can seem to keep it going).
I did my first round last night, and I can tell I am going to be sore. I did drink a protein drink post work out, which I read he...
| Food and Drink Board|| HELP! Need Stuffing tomorrow. - skygod123 on 11/26/14 at 8:25 am|
Okay. so long story short, not doing the usual thanksgiving this year b/c i have two people in the hospital in 2 separate states, a new job, a break up. blah blah blah.
Got an invite to someone else's meal and offered to bring something. They said all the need is more stuffing.
Can I buy it ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Where to store Wine barrel (full of wine) in BR - skygod123 on 10/21/14 at 5:22 pm|
Okay. Lets pretend that I am bad ass. And, I have a micro cuvee shipping in 2 weeks and I need a place to store how ever many cases a barrel of wine makes. And, I called NOLA and the running answer is a 3 year (ish) waiting list.
Where would I go in Baton Rouge to store my wine barrel?
| O-T Lounge|| plumbers in BR? - skygod123 on 9/22/14 at 9:00 am|
Need a plumber for an office bathroom issue. Had an issue with last guy I used in BR so looking for a new company. Any one got a guy they like?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Thai at Duang Tawan's or Vietnamese at Dangs? - skygod123 on 9/11/14 at 5:15 pm|
I have never been to either place. I just got back from San Fran and have been craving everything asian. I dont feel like cooking and i want to try a new place. Which spot is your preference and why?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Sherwood Forrest Area: Good affordable spots to eat - skygod123 on 6/25/14 at 9:50 am|
a friend just moved to town. they are in the sherwood/coursey area and want a list of places they must try.
they are from colorado and lived in texas, so they have had tons of good mexican food and are looking for local spots. its his first job out of college, so he is currently balling on a bud...
| O-T Lounge|| calling all those w ugly divorces under their belt: need financial assets search - skygod123 on 6/17/14 at 1:10 pm|
Okay. So, I have little to no experience with the ugly underbelly of family court. Im in a situation where I need one of those companies who does financial assets investigations.
Any of you can recommend someone you used on your wife to find the money she was hiding from you, or who your ex wive...
| Money Talk|| Retirement negotiating... No OT-esque answers here please - skygod123 on 6/13/14 at 12:24 pm|
So, I'm in negotiations to be a manager at a new business that opens up soon. For the time being, I will be the only full time staff. I know they are offering health benefits, and they havent settled on a retirement plan. If they do not offer one, I'd like to ask for x amount of a percentage increas...
| O-T Lounge|| Recommendation for books for Father's day - skygod123 on 6/13/14 at 9:49 am|
I usually by my dad a book for father's day. It usually has to do with sports, or with his christian faith.
Anything come out in the last year that you all can recommend.
And, I am drawing a blank for my brother too. He bikes. a lot. Was thinking of just getting him a giftcard to one of the ...
| O-T Lounge|| Immersion Programs - skygod123 on 6/13/14 at 9:48 am|
Thinking of biting the bullet and entering into an immersion program (one abroad). I have enough leave (and savings to pay for it) where I could do one for up to 4 weeks.
Anyone ever done one of these programs? can you share your experiences?...
| Food and Drink Board|| zatarain's - world's largest crawfish boil - skygod123 on 5/9/14 at 9:49 am|
anyone going? was thinking I should maybe look into taking the family here so they could try crawfish when we first get into town. its only 3 bucks and then we can go on to the quarter and do a few tourist things.
| Food and Drink Board|| NOLA poboys - skygod123 on 5/9/14 at 8:50 am|
Taking the family from out of town to NOLA this weekend. I am thinking either Parkway Tavern or Killer Poboys depending on when we end up at the quarter hungry
Any other places I should be considering for poboys?...
| Music Board|| FreePress Music Fest - skygod123 on 5/8/14 at 10:47 am|
Thinking of going to the festival at the end of the month. Can anyone who has been to the festival share their thoughts with me on it?...
| O-T Lounge|| complaint to the office of disciplanary counsel - skygod123 on 5/2/14 at 10:35 am|
any one have any luck with making a complaint to the office of disciplinary counsel?
Made a complaint recently and the office responded saying they dont get involved in ongoing legal proceedings. This seems like a cop out to me.
| O-T Lounge|| "More men cry during sex than most people realize" - skygod123 on 2/21/14 at 10:55 am|
Spin off thread: Someone said this in a thread and it seems far fetched to me. "More men cry during sex than most people realize"
So, I am taking a poll of the posters. How many partners have you cried with during sex? Is this a common occurrence? ...
| O-T Lounge|| how do you tell someone they are ruining their life - skygod123 on 2/19/14 at 1:17 pm|
so, i have a co-worker who is preggers with a married man's baby. she told me this in confidence because i had a thing with a married man last year (i didnt know he was married fwiw) and she figured i would sympathize (i don't).
so, he is telling her that he will hire a divorce attorney and leav...
| Food and Drink Board|| Curious about when Freret Street got beautified. - skygod123 on 2/10/14 at 9:44 am|
So lately ive been to some of the coffee shops, a few restaurants, and bars in that area, and i just keep wondering when Freret street turned into freret street.
who is behind it. i dig everything from the free parking lot on the corner to the artsy bus stops. i mean i know this stuff doesnt just...
| O-T Lounge|| Curious on how online advertising works - skygod123 on 2/7/14 at 10:22 am|
so there was a purse thread the other day [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/display.aspx?p=48032619&pg=2)]LINK[/link] where a hubby was asking the LLotOT what 3K purse to buy his wife. And, then some purse ads popped up on TD.
It got me wondering how google (or whomever td has for ads) w...
| Food and Drink Board|| In the mood for italian tonight (in BR today). which appetizers are best - skygod123 on 1/31/14 at 9:57 am|
Going out for italian tonight. Cant decide were I want to eat, but lately I have been dieting and cant get past the appetizer menus.
So, out of these restaurants, what has your favorite appetizers? I haven't been to any of these places in over 3 years. Any bottle recommendations are also welcome...
| Food and Drink Board|| Advice on stepping up my wine knowledge? - skygod123 on 1/20/14 at 10:33 am|
Im a wine newbie. I know very little. Im interested in learning more.
Im overwhelmed with options on resources. Im interested in recommendations for encyclopedia type resources, websites, or specific blogs that could give me some broad general understandings. I dont need anything super in depth...