| Money Talk|| What are some easy ways for added monthly savings? - Salmon on 4/17/14 at 9:36 am|
Last summer hit me kinda hard financially and basically wiped out my emergency fund. I've been trying to get it back to where I like since, but it has been going slow. I'm about half way there, but it's just crawling along, and we have put all home improvements/vacations on hold until we get our e...
| Outdoor Board|| Has anyone been peacock bass fishing in Brazil? - Salmon on 4/15/14 at 7:47 am|
If you have, give me some details please.
Who did you use as outfitter? Cost? Worth it? Etc...
Me and my brother are wanting to put together a trip next year....
| O-T Lounge|| Help me with this nanny situation OT - Salmon on 4/10/14 at 1:35 pm|
I know you people always give the best advice, so help me out with this one.
We have a nanny that comes to our house from 10-4 during the week to watch our daughter. She also brings her daughter who is about the same age as ours to our house. It's been great so far. My daughter gets to stay at ...
| Outdoor Board|| Push lawn mower "burning" through spark plugs? - Salmon on 4/8/14 at 8:51 am|
My lawn mower is burning through spark plugs, and by burning through, I mean within 20 minutes of putting a new one in, it is all black and the lawn mower want fire/start anymore.
I changed my oil at the end of last summer, so the oil shouldn't be bad. Did I put too much or too little oil?
| O-T Lounge|| Tell me about public transportation in the NE - Salmon on 4/8/14 at 8:20 am|
The wife wants to visit her uncle in Harrisburg, PA, but if we go, I'm sure we will want to visit Philly, DC, and NYC at some point.
There are trains connecting most of these cities, correct? Are they a decent form of transportation? Cost? Or should I just rent a car? Although that comes wit...
| Food and Drink Board|| Heads up to the Mecca crowd - Great Raft expands to Monroe - Salmon on 3/27/14 at 11:17 am|
Great Raft is launching in Monroe tonight at the Pickle Barrel. If you buy a beer, you get a free pint glass as well :cheers:...
| Food and Drink Board|| FBD: Lunch Beer - Salmon on 2/27/14 at 12:02 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| Louisiana Beer Trail promo video - Salmon on 2/18/14 at 7:33 am|
Good stuff and proud that Louisiana is finally developing it's own craft beer scene.
Oh, and yours truly makes an appearance in the video :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| What possesses people to go in a blind rage when they see someone cycling? - Salmon on 2/14/14 at 1:05 pm|
Seriously? Are you that fricking miserable in your lives that you have to yell and curse at someone for delaying your day at max 2 seconds?
I understand there are shitty cyclist out there, but to take your rage out one that is doing everything he is supposed to do?
I don't care if this isn...
| Food and Drink Board|| Juice your veggies, eat your fruits - Salmon on 2/14/14 at 10:07 am|
How much fact is in this? That juicing fruits breaks up the starches and just leaves the sugar.
And yes, I got this from the movie "Her"....
| O-T Lounge|| What is the longest distance you would commute on a bike? - Salmon on 1/31/14 at 12:51 pm|
Let's just assume your city has bike lanes and/or you can take safe roads?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Question about Oblivion - Spoilers - Salmon on 1/27/14 at 7:58 am|
So if the "Scavs" were always just humans, why did they always show them running around on all fours in the beginning like animals?
I actually found the movie kinda entertaining, but this was bugging the crap out of me. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Separated couples still living together - Salmon on 1/24/14 at 9:22 am|
Anybody know a couple that has or is doing this? We have some friends that "separated" about 4 months ago and they are still living together. They are doing it "for the kids", but I can just imagine that is awkward as hell, especially since both of them are now dating other people.
This just se...
| Movie/TV Board|| So I want to "cut the cord" soon (aka cancel satellite/cable) - Salmon on 1/14/14 at 11:12 am|
I know some of you have done it, so help me out a bit.
What will I need?
and a Mohu antenna
Anything else? Any other antenn...
| Food and Drink Board|| FBD: Great Raft Launch Edition - Salmon on 12/10/13 at 4:25 pm|
Ermaghod Hops DIPA
| Food and Drink Board|| Great Raft Brewing Launch Week - Shreveport - Salmon on 12/9/13 at 1:00 pm|
So Shreveportians, what events are you going to be attending this week?
Monday, 12/9 – Tap Takeover, Zocolo
Tuesday, 12/10 – Meet the Brewer, Rotolo’s Pizzeria - Shreveport
Wednesday, 12/11 – Beer and Pizza Pairings, Frank’s Pizza Napoletana
Thursday, 12/12 – Keep the Pint Night, PieWorks P...
| O-T Lounge|| Hey chicks, find a puffy vest for my wife - Salmon on 12/6/13 at 10:04 am|
It cannot be "shiny" and must be neutral in color
| Food and Drink Board|| How to fix my crockpot roast? - Salmon on 12/4/13 at 10:22 am|
Now before you hate on it too much, this is my easy weekday "cheat" meal, so forgive the can and box stuff. This is something I throw together in 15 minutes before work in the morning.
season and sear roast, then add
- beef stock
- onion soup mix
- cream of m...
| O-T Lounge|| Did anyone else not celebrate Christmas growing up? - Salmon on 12/3/13 at 8:22 am|
I can't be the only the one, right?
Surely there is someone else out there that lived a depressing childhood like me, right?
[i]ETA: I'm not Jewish[/i]...
| O-T Lounge|| If you had a $2.5 mil budget, where would you live in LA... - Salmon on 12/2/13 at 8:48 am|
...and it cannot be in NOLA.
[i]*this is not for me[/i] ...
| O-T Lounge|| Is there anything more fun than backyard football on Thanksgiving? - Salmon on 11/25/13 at 1:02 pm|
I'm struggling to think of other things that don't involve my penis...
| Food and Drink Board|| LA food Christmas gift basket - Salmon on 11/25/13 at 10:48 am|
If you were to put something like this together, what would you include? All items must be able to travel easily.
So far I have Crystal, Slap Ya Mama, a dry Jambalaya mix, and Cafe du Monde beignets mix
looking for a few more items ...
| Tiger Rant|| The Rant is dead after a win... - Salmon on 11/23/13 at 9:02 pm|
...yet after a loss you can't keep a thread on the first page.
| O-T Lounge|| What is Common Core and why do all the Moms hate it? - Salmon on 11/17/13 at 8:24 pm|
My FB is full of this stuff....
| Food and Drink Board|| What to do with bone marrow? - Salmon on 11/11/13 at 6:21 pm|
So I've been roasting an arm tonight, and I have a nice bit of delicious bone marrow in the center bone.
What else can I do with this beside just spreading it all over some crusty bread?...
| O-T Lounge|| OT parents: At what point did you stop swaddling? - Salmon on 11/6/13 at 1:14 pm|
My daughter is 5 months and we are still swaddling. She sleeps so well being swaddled, so we are kinda scared to stop. She is at the point that she will get her arms out about 50% of the time, and it's 50/50 whether or not she will wake up. When she does wake up, we just wrap her back up, and she...
| Tiger Rant|| Is it just because it's Saban and Bama? - Salmon on 11/4/13 at 2:20 pm|
I constantly see the Rant compare Miles/LSU to Saban/Bama.
So my question is, that if you put Bama's success on any other team not in this region, say Stanford, Oregon, Michigan, etc, would the Rant constantly compare Miles/LSU to that team?
My guess would be no
| O-T Lounge|| Name your worst self cringes - Salmon on 11/4/13 at 11:19 am|
- I owned a Savage Garden CD
- I wore JNCOs in HS
- I had a goattee in college...
| Outdoor Board|| The dog should have been in a yard, right? - Salmon on 10/29/13 at 7:40 am|
From FB this morning:
Town of Rome, Wisconsin - This is Zoey's story. I was killed by hunters the weekend of 10/25/13. I went missing on 10/25/13 at about 9:00 A.M. When my family was looking for me they asked some hunters (Neighbors) if they had seen me. They stated they did on 10/25/13 at about...
| Outdoor Board|| You find a corn pile on a WMA, what do you do? - Salmon on 10/22/13 at 3:24 pm|
A) hunt it
B) report to LDWF
C) piss/ shite in it
D) ignore it...