Will your Grandkids fight over your leather bag when you're dead? Do people stop you to ask where you got your bag? This group is for people who love their bags, want leather maintenance tips or just want to share their personal bag story.See More
"Much depends on temperature... Here is the basic equipment
Cotton Blanket - No wool it itches
Plates - No paper or cheap plastic
Silverware - No plastic
Cups - higher quality & bring 4, 2 for wine, 2 for water
Higher grade napkins
While out enjoying the sun with a companion I offered to arrange a picnic for the following weekend. Now, with time on my hands, I am wondering what people have found best to bring out on these sunny days?My first thoughts go to the basics - blanket, chicken/beef sandwiches and a bottle of water and champaign.Searching around turned up ideas such as a sealed bag of ice cubes in the bottom of the basket to keep everything cool to a simple appetizer or desert of grapes and cheese.Only recently…See More
"Not winter: Bike to work almost every day
Winter and winterish: Martial arts 1-2 evenings per week + occasional weekend fights/tournaments
All year: 30-minute morning walk with the dog, 1-1.5-hour walk & playtime with the dog after work,…"
"This conversation may be dysfunctional, but it's been one of the more interesting, stimulating ones here in a very long time.
You would never hear this level of dialogue unless you want to a specific forum for this.
No doubt this has been asked before, but since I'm new, I thought I'd toss it out anyway. I'm curious how others stay in shape, in part because I'm always looking for new things to try.I'm 53, 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds. I'd consider myself to be in decent shape. My typical workout is sort of CrossFit-esque, along with some fairly standard free-weight stuff (used to do "real" CrossFit a few years ago but stopped because of joint issues). I'd be interested in details of what others do. For…See More
"Based on the map from the OP, I've culturally and geographically got one foot in The Midlands and the other in New France (the northern one).
I'd add the caveat that the liberalism of (northern) New France differs greatly from the…"