| 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...
| Food and Drink Board|| Not quite another NOLA fine dining thread: Best meals of your life... - skygod123 on 1/9/14 at 12:34 pm|
So, I went to Gautreau's last weekend and it was superb. One of the top 10 meals in a restaurant of my life for sure.
I am curious to know what some of the best dishes of ya'lls lives were.
| Food and Drink Board|| dallas ares (grape vine) eateries - skygod123 on 10/18/13 at 12:29 pm|
Going to be in grape vine Texas this afternoon. any must try places to eat?...
| O-T Lounge|| renting a steamer? - skygod123 on 5/22/13 at 1:26 pm|
So, i know i can rent a rug doctor at grocery stores, but is there anywhere to rent a steamer? we had a problem with pests and it has been taken care of, but something crapped on my roomie's bed and she wants to steam clean it....
would a rug doctor suffice? If not, is there somewhere else to ren...
| Food and Drink Board|| birthday brunch menu planning - skygod123 on 5/21/13 at 10:26 am|
So, my brother is having a shindig for my upcoming birthday festivities. He has a lovely property and is going to be providing all the fixings for omelettes. He pretty much told me I could have whatever I want and everyone has offered to bring something. Im just drawing a blank of what will be easy ...
| O-T Lounge|| ereader vs tablet...need the OT's thoughts - skygod123 on 5/16/13 at 10:44 am|
So i am debating on what to get myself for my bday.
I read a ton so i figure its about time for me to get an ereader. I am just having trouble deciding on whether i want to get a tablet and a seperate ereader (so i can get the paperwhite effect when i read since i read so much) or just get one o...
| Food and Drink Board|| osaka in lafayette, la - skygod123 on 4/2/13 at 8:58 am|
checking out this place for dinner tonight. Can anyone recommend their favorites on the menu. Anything to steer clear from. Oh, and no fried stuff. trying to get my sexy back. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Apps for contacts on Android b/c im getting a new phone - skygod123 on 4/2/13 at 8:57 am|
So, I have a razr maxx and I cant use headphones/auxillary cable on it any more. I called verizon and that is covered under my warranty, so I am eligible to replace my phone.
Before I replace my phone, I want to make sure all my contacts transfer. Can anyone recommend a good app for this?...
| Food and Drink Board|| raw oysters in Lafayette? - skygod123 on 3/27/13 at 5:33 pm|
where is a good place to get raw oysters in Lafayette? if a place has specials that is even better...
| O-T Lounge|| calling all catholics: looking for a book about patron saints - skygod123 on 3/26/13 at 3:28 pm|
Hi there, buying a gift for my dad. I know he has been wanting a book about the saints. can anyone recommend a book that has 2-4 pages on each (or at least 50-100) of the saints. if he finds any really fascinating, i will just buy him a more in depth book on that particular saint.
| Music Board|| beale street music festival - skygod123 on 2/19/13 at 7:18 pm|
Never been. Going this year! Any veterans have advice on hotel accommodations? Or bed and breakfast? Whats the parking situation? Is there a place that offers transit to the festival so i dont have to fight a crowd to park?
Anywhere i have to eat while in Memphis? First time im going to the city....
| O-T Lounge|| What TV game show does the Womp Womp sound come from? - skygod123 on 1/29/13 at 7:55 am|
i thought the sad trombone womp womp sound was from price is right, but im wrong. Anyone know the actual game show it comes from?...
| O-T Lounge|| Need a GP in lafayette - skygod123 on 1/16/13 at 12:13 pm|
Okay so now that i think i am here in laffy to stay... I figure i need to quit driving to br for doctors and dentists appointments.
Can lafayette posters please let me know any recommendations (or horror stories of who to stay away from?
| Food and Drink Board|| sticks in lafayette. what kind of crowd does it attract? - skygod123 on 1/10/13 at 8:20 pm|
A friend wants to play pool there tonight. I went for an lsu game once. It didnt strike me as a sports bar. I Just dont wanna go if im gonna be w trash all night. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| acme burger opening in lafayette. same owners as acme taco. - skygod123 on 1/10/13 at 6:14 am|
Just read an article that the acme taco people are opening a burger joint. It doesnt open til Friday, but was wondering if anyone has been to a soft opening and tried anything....
| O-T Lounge|| android install question aboit how to fix keyboard glitch - skygod123 on 1/8/13 at 1:59 pm|
installed Update This Weekend. 1 Battery Life Now Sucks On My Razr Maxx. Think It Has To Do W Install. Also, See How Im Typing? The Keyboard Now Capitalizes Every Word.
I Perused Settings And Xidnt See Jhow To Edit Setttings Ro Fix It.