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Forum: Home & Garden 04-01-2009, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 699
Posted By maironad
We have 60yo oak flooring through most of our...

We have 60yo oak flooring through most of our house, and two long-hair cats. I vacuum them weekly with a Dyson (brush turned off), and if there are any dried spills, pet drool marks or similar, I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-13-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,451
Posted By maironad
The ones that emboss as well as punch borders...

The ones that emboss as well as punch borders need a lot of pressure to work well on SU CS. That being said, I've found them much easier to line up correctly on SU CS than on lighter-weight paper.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-13-2009, 01:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,040
Posted By maironad
With the financial industry the way it is right...

With the financial industry the way it is right now, it's more likely they couldn't get the credit to buy a full store's worth of inventory for opening.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-13-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,037
Posted By maironad
A Meow-English translation dictionary so I can...

A Meow-English translation dictionary so I can tell my one cat her direct, close supervision is not needed. Or maybe citrus-scented ink will do the trick.

And as long as we're going for that...
Forum: Family Matters 03-09-2009, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 662
Posted By maironad
9yo is pretty young to start getting feline...

9yo is pretty young to start getting feline dementia. It's possible, but not likely.

You mention your youngest cat is 2 years old. That means it would have reached social maturity around 6 months...
Forum: Family Matters 02-26-2009, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 729
Posted By maironad
This gave me an idea. It's not an easy one, and...

This gave me an idea. It's not an easy one, and it may be out of the question given how much care your pup will need if you choose surgery, but I thought I'd throw it out anyway so you have another...
Forum: Family Matters 02-23-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,987
Posted By maironad
No kids, and DH and I always eat in front of the...

No kids, and DH and I always eat in front of the TV. It's really the only time we watch TV at all, and we usually entertain each other with a running commentary of whatever we're watching.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-14-2009, 08:46 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,769
Posted By maironad
For those who haven't found it - there's a...

For those who haven't found it - there's a hoarder's challenge at //www.splitcoaststampers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=407510

It's why I didn't create one. Jbalcer beat me to it! :mrgreen:
Forum: Family Matters 01-08-2009, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By maironad
www.schooldigger.com is a good resource to do a...

www.schooldigger.com is a good resource to do a first review of public and private schools. It assigns a rating on a five-star scale based on enrollment figures, test scores, student/faculty ratios,...
Forum: Family Matters 01-07-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By maironad
Traffic around Edison is very, very heavy. "30...

Traffic around Edison is very, very heavy. "30 minutes" doesn't give you much of a geographical range to look at - maybe two towns away from Edison, max. You may need to expand the amount of driving...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-23-2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By maironad
I use paper snips and instead of trimming on the...

I use paper snips and instead of trimming on the performations, I trim just a tad inside. That leaves a smooth cut and no sanding is needed!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-21-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,769
Posted By maironad
I'll start a hoarders' challenge thread after...

I'll start a hoarders' challenge thread after Christmas, then. Let's use up our stuff! :mrgreen:
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-20-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,769
Posted By maironad
Definite hoarder here when I'm making cards. I'm...

Definite hoarder here when I'm making cards. I'm trying not to get palpatations that I'm using the last of some SU antique brass retired label holders on Christmas cards. Good grief, they've been...
Forum: Family Matters 12-18-2008, 05:53 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,482
Posted By maironad
Me too! The dog should adjust to the new...

Me too! The dog should adjust to the new circumstances pretty quickly, especially if you or your DH can find a little time each day to give her one-on-one attention. I think this is the happiest...
Forum: Family Matters 12-16-2008, 07:05 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,482
Posted By maironad
If a semi-conscious dog suddenly feels the...

If a semi-conscious dog suddenly feels the instinctive need to defend itself, what lesson is it expected to heed? They don't stop to think about lessons - they do what instinct tells them.

If a...
Forum: Family Matters 12-16-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,482
Posted By maironad
In that case, you would need to really think...

In that case, you would need to really think about having any pets at all. Any and every animal is capable of severely injuring people if they are scared enough - even the sweetest, most docile ones....
Forum: Family Matters 12-16-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By maironad
Hey, killing two birds with one stone. That's the...

Hey, killing two birds with one stone. That's the kind of efficiency that helps you survive real life when you have to be in the workforce! :mrgreen:
Forum: Family Matters 12-16-2008, 06:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By maironad
Make him do another trial run - except this time...

Make him do another trial run - except this time don't step in when he dozes. Remind him again you need for your own sanity to see that he can manage the kids, or you'll worry when you start working...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-06-2008, 05:11 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 11,836
Posted By maironad
I've been meaning to do something similar with an...

I've been meaning to do something similar with an index card file. I want to decorate a lunch box tin, then stamp all images on index cards and file by category. That way I can file a single image...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-06-2008, 05:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,342
Posted By maironad
Daisygirl - I know your frustration! I get more...

Daisygirl - I know your frustration! I get more blurry images on acetate than good ones because I just can't seem to keep the stamp from sliding. I finally discovered inkjet acetate. It has a...
Forum: Home & Garden 12-01-2008, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By maironad
I don't have personal experience with carpet...

I don't have personal experience with carpet squares in the home, but my office complex uses them for easy access to the wiring under the floating floor. Edges tend to curl up in the highest traffic...
Forum: Family Matters 11-11-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By maironad
First, a question - which approach works better...

First, a question - which approach works better at getting your DS to change his behavior? Yours or your DH's?
Forum: Family Matters 10-26-2008, 05:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 776
Posted By maironad
Best thing you can do is to take a cool-headed...

Best thing you can do is to take a cool-headed moment and be honest with your family members about how their behavior makes you feel, and how their requests negatively impact your...
Forum: Can You Believe It? 10-24-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,102
Posted By maironad
Same here. I used to follow a germophobe routine...

Same here. I used to follow a germophobe routine - mainly because my mother is a bit of one - but after getting married and having a place of my own, I just don't care that much. Funny thing - I get...
Forum: Family Matters 10-22-2008, 11:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 640
Posted By maironad
I take mine outdoors or to the garage to empty it.

I take mine outdoors or to the garage to empty it.
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