| O-T Lounge|| re: My daughter is moving to Baton Rouge, need advice on places to live. - TigerAlum1982 on 12/15/13 at 9:39 pm|
Yes, my daughter and her friends took cabs all the time....
| O-T Lounge|| re: My daughter is moving to Baton Rouge, need advice on places to live. - TigerAlum1982 on 12/15/13 at 9:35 pm|
I am very serious. I would not want my kids driving home to Zachary, Prairieville, Gonzalez, etc. after being out in the bars....
| O-T Lounge|| re: My daughter is moving to Baton Rouge, need advice on places to live. - TigerAlum1982 on 12/15/13 at 8:40 pm|
I have lived in Baton Rouge all of my life and raised two daughters here. These are my thoughts. If she has any friends who already live here in BR, find out where they live and if they like the area and consider it safe, consider something close to her friends. If your daughter likes to social...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: I can't wait to go down to BR next weekend for graduation... - TigerAlum1982 on 12/13/13 at 12:21 pm|
If you go to Bergeron's, get a crawfish pie. My husband says it's the best he has ever had. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone own a rental house near LSU... - TigerAlum1982 on 12/11/13 at 8:02 pm|
We bought a condo for our daughter. That way she didn't have to worry about upkeep of the yard and anything on the exterior. She has graduated and we now rent it out. It was close enough that she could walk to campus. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Insurance Claims Question - Dallas Ice Storm - TigerAlum1982 on 12/8/13 at 4:31 pm|
I guess it just depends. We had shingles blown off after Katrina. Wasn't too bad; limited to one side of the house. But, our roof was nearing the end of it's time. Adjustor came out and was only going to give us enough to repair the shingles we lost (I think about $3000). After several weeks, ...
| Political Talk|| re: So why are states like La turning down medicaid Federal Funds under ACA? - TigerAlum1982 on 12/8/13 at 2:30 pm|
I remembered your post from a few days ago and just saw this article that explains it somewhat.
...Almost 8 cents out of every dollar that the federal government spends goes to Medicaid. That’s more than $265 billion per year. Indeed, already Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid account for ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Concealed carry permit - TigerAlum1982 on 12/8/13 at 11:05 am|
Concealed carry classes were discussed some time ago on the outdoor board and I bookmarked it. Here is the link:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Hey chicks, find a puffy vest for my wife - TigerAlum1982 on 12/6/13 at 10:43 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do yall know of a good face lotion? - TigerAlum1982 on 11/17/13 at 8:53 pm|
These are what my dermatologist recommended.
You can find Cera Ve at Wal Mart, CVS, Walgreen's, etc. The "am" version also has a sunscreen in it.
All of the Elta MD products are really good, but more expensive and you have to either order t...
| Money Talk|| re: Chimney Sweep in BTR - TigerAlum1982 on 11/12/13 at 4:50 pm|
Had ours cleaned last December by Basic Chimney Sweep from Denham Springs and paid $175.00. Did a good job. I would use them again....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Getting a car re-painted in Baton Rouge - TigerAlum1982 on 11/1/13 at 7:52 pm|
Allen's Body Shop does good work, but they are expensive and is in Sorrento. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Baton Rouge panhandlers are out of control - TigerAlum1982 on 10/24/13 at 7:47 pm|
Wonder if it was the same one's who asked me to put some gas in their suburban at Sam's on Siegen. Sob story about a pregnant daughter they just picked up in Slidell and were trying to get back to Lake Charles. I just said no, I can't help....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Academic Common Market help - TigerAlum1982 on 10/23/13 at 12:55 am|
"ACM is a cooperative tuition-reduction agreement among 16 Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) states allowing residents of a participating state to pursue academic degree programs that are not available in their home state. The program, administered by SREB a...
| O-T Lounge|| re: best job boards to find quality employees - TigerAlum1982 on 9/15/13 at 6:15 pm|
LSU's Career Center:
| Money Talk|| re: Capital One Rewards Website? - TigerAlum1982 on 9/9/13 at 9:57 am|
I just tried and was able to log in with no problems. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What to do with leftover boiled shrimp? - TigerAlum1982 on 8/25/13 at 6:40 pm|
I don't add anything else to it because my boiled shrimp are very well seasoned and that flavor comes through. I would guess they are referring to salt and pepper, to your taste....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What to do with leftover boiled shrimp? - TigerAlum1982 on 8/24/13 at 9:59 pm|
I got this recipe out of The Advocate Food section a few years ago. It's really good. I usually use about 2-3 lbs. boiled shrimp.
Published: Aug 27, 2009
Serves 12 as a salad or about 16-20 as an appetizer.
4 lbs. (16-20 count per lb.) headless boiled shrimp
2 cups Hellman’...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Parental advice - TigerAlum1982 on 8/17/13 at 11:14 pm|
Discuss this with her Pediatrician and have him/her bring it up if her weight is in the unhealthy range. But, the whole family needs to be a part of changing eating habits and getting more exercise. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: testing out of foreign language requirement - TigerAlum1982 on 8/14/13 at 10:22 pm|
Yes, my daughter tested out of the first three French courses....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Looking for new pots and pans - TigerAlum1982 on 8/11/13 at 2:02 pm|
Macy's is having a sale on All Clad right now. I got mine there a few years ago on sale. Love them.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Airline Pilots: What's Your Thoughts on the Industry/Future? - TigerAlum1982 on 8/6/13 at 5:21 pm|
From the Occupational Outlook Handbook (if the government data is believable):
Employment of airline and commercial pilots is projected to grow 11 percent from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Modest employment growth is expected as air travel gradually increases ov...
| O-T Lounge|| re: books you cant find - TigerAlum1982 on 7/24/13 at 4:18 pm|
AbeBooks has some rare books. You could look there.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Any good summer camp reccomendations? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/16/13 at 1:26 pm|
My daughters loved Camp Kahdalea in North Carolina. Chostanoga is the boys version. "...are two separate North Carolina camps about a mile apart in location but very close in fellowship. In the Blue Ridge Mountains, these camps have wonderful in-camp programs as well as great mountain adventure p...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Auto Insurance in LA insane. - TigerAlum1982 on 7/15/13 at 3:26 pm|
Did you ask them about a good student driver discount? That saved me quite a bit on my daughter's with State Farm. Also, I had both of us on the policy, which helped bring the cost down a little....
| Political Talk|| re: Who else thinks Jeantel encouraged Trayvon to whoop GZ's arse? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/14/13 at 9:30 pm|
I posted this earlier on another topic. It is really worth reading. It was written by a white teacher in a predominately black school. Even if it is partially true, it is very sad and makes you wonder about the future of this country?
| Political Talk|| re: Have you lost hope for the black community watching the reaction? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/14/13 at 5:09 pm|
This sheds light on the problems in the black community and which none of our leaders seem to want to address. It was written by a white teacher in a predominately black school. Even if it is partially true, it is very sad and makes you wonder about the future of this country?
| O-T Lounge|| re: Zimmerman (Trayvons!) trial discussion thread. NOT GUILTY! Surprised? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/13/13 at 9:58 am|
Good analysis on the the judges "peremptory decision to exclude exculpatory evidence recovered from Martin’s cellphone — a ruling that in and of itself could be reversible error if the state is able to steamroll the jury into convicting Zimmerman."
| O-T Lounge|| re: What celebrity do you dislike the most? - TigerAlum1982 on 7/12/13 at 10:31 pm|
Madonna immediately comes to mind....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Good exterior paint - TigerAlum1982 on 7/12/13 at 10:29 pm|
We used Benjamin Moore with the additive to retard the growth of mildew. We repainted about 5 years ago and I've just started to notice some mildew spots that need to be treated. It's great paint. ...