"I almost always do oatmeal, and recommend it. I like peanut butter in it, too!
Stay away from the instant oatmeal. I've heard reasons that convinced me, but I can't remember them now. McCann's is a reasonable substitute for Quaker…"
"I have felt very sorry for both the performers and the clientele (as they seem to have rather sad lives)
Umm, were you not part of the "clientele"?
I've been to a strip club and it made me feel sorry for myself."
"Here is a blog entry by Tim Ferris on the subject.
Here is the AoM Article.
I have been practicing some, lately, and been surprised with my progress.
@Phillip: You don't have to consider yourself to be rushing through stuff when you…"
"I've been piping for about 12 years but took off 6 years in the middle. I play with the UCR pipeband here in So. Cal- Western US Grand Champions in Grade 4 for two years. I also play competitively myself in solos- got 2nd in the western US this…"
"My wife is a competitive ultra-marathoner (meaning she wins races and sets records in races longer than 26.2 miles). She's got awesome legs and off-and-on six-pack abs. I'll just stick with her, I guess."
I've been piping for about 12 years but took off 6 years in the middle. I play with the UCR pipeband here in So. Cal- Western US Grand Champions in Grade 4 for two years. I also play competitively myself in solos- got 2nd in the western US this year so I moved up a grade for the coming season. Nice to hear from you.
"My anecdotal defense of rote learning, currently described perjoratively as "repetition" by the educational establishment.
ROTE LEARNING WORKS. It's how you learned your "birth language."
IMHO, since I date back…"
"1. To paraphrase Commodore Vanderbilt on yachting: "If you have to ask..."
2. Because quite often, "nature," in the form of undeveloped areas, is usually not found anywhere near home or a hotel. When I do get the chance to get…"
"Croci don't mate, per se. They propagate from corms, which are sort of like bulbs. The Internet is your friend. I found propagating instructions by Googling "crocus propagation" in about two minutes. That included following a blind…"
"Can I take this thread off topic for a second and ask, Why people like camping? I mean, what is the appeal of leaving the comfort and plenty of civilization in order to sleep in the forest on the ground and be exposed to insects and the elements all…"
"I have a sneaking suspicion the closest you're going to get him to camping will be someplace like Asilomar...you're sort of in the woods, you're virtually on the beach, but you don't have TV, AC, telephones, or "business…"