"Back on page 2, some peach wine was started along with banana. Both were bombs. Dumped them down the drain In the Peach wine, some yeast was still floating around in the gallon glass jar, so probably not enough sugar. It was awful tasting.
"There is always something to do. You can't sit down anywhere on our 23 acres where you aren't looking at something that needs to be done or you would like to change to make it better.
We (wife and two small kids) do not watch TV because…"
"Before you go too far with this razor, might be time for a hone on the blade. There are a few people to go to for honing if you don't want to do it yourself. Check out badgerandblade.com or some of the other shaving forums.
Hone it and when you…"
"Shine eh? Somewhere around here is a thread for Brewers, Mazers and Winemakers, so hope that you join up and contribute. I'd like to get into making more than the wine that is just now ready to taste now that the holidays are here. So much to…"
"Best investment: New Holland Tractor with a bucket loader - paid for itself many many times over; followed closely with following the advice to put as much as possible into 401k. Started with 10%, then pared it down over the years to employer match…"
"Beware the "Silence Meter" that you develop when the kids come along. You get used to the noise, and the absence of noise is an indicator of an impending issue. One day when my internal noise meter went off, I asked the wife where the…"
"Great in concept. Presentation needs work.Read about two sentences then skimmed the rest. I'd be interested in seeing the divorce rates contrasted between the big showy proposal and the simple approach."
"Didn't read all of it but what I did nailed it.
Far too often we want the unrealistic Hollywood version of love with flowers, music, chocolates, silk/satin sheets, and what-not. The reality, the real life is what happens between those…"
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
"Hey Neil. Read to your kids. Best advice to give to a young father. And it is never to early to start. Besides, it gives good elocution practice for work/hobbies/interacting with others.
This is one of the best sites on the Internet for talking with…"
"I'd like to weigh in on this discussion and ask if you and her have gone to marriage counseling?
If so, seek out someone around the area that is Muslim or at least knows the Koran to see how they think/act/believe/etc... If not, see if you can…"
"They are quality reading.
Now that I'm punched, I'll admit it: Moby Dick was offensively stupid, and I couldn't help skipping through Great Expectations. Eventually I determined I was skipping the whole thing and…"
"The real challenge isn't the quantity of books read. It's what you are reading and why you're reading that matters.
I can do 50 books in a year without any effort, providing all I'm reading are Louis L'Amour westerns…"