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Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Emery Feb 20. 5 Replies

I'm looking for a outdoorsy (think balsam fir, cedar, and juniper, etc) natural body wash or soap that isn't going to break the bank (<$10) and moisturizes skin. The issue that I have with many is…Continue

Tags: soap, outdoors, nature, wash, body

Finding organizations in a new city

Started this discussion. Last reply by Motus Aug 31, 2014. 8 Replies

I am moving to a new city for work.  I am looking to join a club or two that would help me meet people who share my interests.  How do I go about finding them?  Just google the city, whatever…Continue

Tags: community, organizations, clubs

Request for daily, short news radio program/podcast

Started this discussion. Last reply by terry sperling Jul 31, 2014. 8 Replies

I'm looking for a short (5-10 minutes) podcast that gives a quick overview of the news of the day.I want something with the following criteria:* Short. 15 minute maximum.* Dry is better. No…Continue

Tags: radio, podcast, news

Mojitos with missing ingredients?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gentleman Engineer Jun 30, 2014. 4 Replies

I am traveling abroad and want to make some mojitos in my hostel, but cannot for the life of me find any club soda/tonic water/etc. Could I use a soda like Squirt or 7Up etc and skip the sugar to get…Continue

Tags: drinking, liquor, rum, alcohol, cocktail

 

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Bob Emery replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes
"I use it.  Works good for psoriasis too.  Bought 10 bars on Amazon for around $25."
Feb 20
Regular Joe replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes
Feb 2
Joshua replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes
"One more vote for Grandpa's - you can find it fairly inexpensive online - try Vitacost. "
Feb 1
Specs&Beard replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes
"Also I use Grandpas Pine Tar Soap.  Kind of smells like a campfire. I get it for around 5 bucks."
Jan 31
Specs&Beard replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes
"Well it's over 10 bucks but the stuff made by juniper ridge is all natural and it's made by plants. www.juniperridge.com"
Jan 31
Peter Arkson posted a discussion

Outdoorsy/Nature Body Washes

I'm looking for a outdoorsy (think balsam fir, cedar, and juniper, etc) natural body wash or soap that isn't going to break the bank (<$10) and moisturizes skin. The issue that I have with many is that that they still smell chemically despite being advertised as "naturey" (see Old Spice Denali, for example).  Any suggestions?  Thanks.See More
Jan 31
Peter Arkson replied to Chris Hamm's discussion Who Wears a Watch Anymore?
"I still wear a watch.  I much prefer it to lugging around a cell phone all the time. "
Dec 8, 2014
Motus replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
"-Find a group you enjoy -join it and start sttending classes/meetups/trainings -chat with people there - You have to give something, before you can get something! for example: organize some kind of meetup, casual patry/dinner at your home/bar…"
Aug 31, 2014
Rich T replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
"Lionsclubs.org. We're not just a bunch of old men anymore. Check it out it's the largest service organization in the World with clubs just about everywhere."
Aug 17, 2014
Rick Shelton replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
"Will provided a link to an excellent site.  You can also check with your church to see if they have 'clubs' or groups.  Local colleges have clubs as well.  Check with your co-workers of similar age and marital status. …"
Aug 13, 2014
Rick Shelton replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
"Thanks Will."
Aug 13, 2014
Peter Arkson replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
"This is the second post of mine which you have told me, essentially, just to google something.  Not only were these replies completely unhelpful, but your tone has been overtly aggressive and rude.  Now, I understand that Google is a…"
Aug 13, 2014
Regular Joe replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
""How do I go about finding them?" Goo-fucking-gle."
Aug 11, 2014
Penelope replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
""Organizations" are usually easy to find online.  You're looking for informal clubs and groups. 1.  Get on the mailing list for the newsletters of any organizations that interest you, and the regional publications for your…"
Aug 7, 2014
Will replied to Peter Arkson's discussion Finding organizations in a new city
Aug 7, 2014
Peter Arkson posted a discussion

Finding organizations in a new city

I am moving to a new city for work.  I am looking to join a club or two that would help me meet people who share my interests.  How do I go about finding them?  Just google the city, whatever activity I'm interested in, and club?  Have people found Meetup useful?  I just feel that these methods are rather impersonal.  Often these sorts of organizations require somebody on the inside bring you in...Also, are there some common, large-scale organizations that might have branches in a small city…See More
Aug 7, 2014

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