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  1. StarPattern replied to the thread The things kids say.

    HAH! My mom was watching my nephew for a week recently while my sister was on a business trip. Forgetting she had a very impressionable...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 3:15 PM
  2. StarPattern replied to the thread How to Style Outfits for Wedding Events?.

    Why not wear the black dress, pair it with colored heels and a complimentary colored silk scarf or something? The scarf would draw...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 12:02 PM
  3. StarPattern replied to the thread The things kids say.

    My 4 year old nephew is lucky he's so stinking cute, because he says some wild things. One of my favorite recent stories: My parents,...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 11:44 AM
  4. StarPattern replied to the thread Gripe of the day.

    My first world gripe(s) of the day -- holy carp, backpacks are expensive. I needed to buy a new one for my trip to England next month...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 11:38 AM
  5. StarPattern replied to the thread Gripe of the day.

    As a rule, my boyfriend doesn't send selfies. He sent me a text two Christmases ago and said, "I'm sitting here, watching my buddy try...

    Aug 23, 2017 at 11:34 AM
  6. StarPattern replied to the thread Best way to make dark hardwood floors shine.

    So apparently mop and glow products are hard to find here in Alberta, but my mom told me to get something called Vim Oxy-Gel. So I did....

    Aug 22, 2017 at 4:20 PM
  7. StarPattern liked harli36's post in the thread Best way to make dark hardwood floors shine.

    I missed a bunch of posts somehow. :/. This is exactly what is happeneing. So to get it clean and sparkly you need to scrap all that old...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 11:48 AM
  8. StarPattern replied to the thread What causes rough gaits?.

    I think a rough gait can be smoothed out to some extent, if only because that's what I've experienced with my very pacy Standardbred....

    Aug 22, 2017 at 10:17 AM
  9. StarPattern replied to the thread What causes rough gaits?.

    That's just like my mare. She gets a little moody and argumentative when she's in heat and I've learned the best way to have a...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 9:57 AM
  10. StarPattern replied to the thread Best way to make dark hardwood floors shine.

    Hmm... I wonder if the lack of shine is then due to the fact the Murphy's oil soap is just adding a layer of oil instead of actually...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 9:40 AM
  11. StarPattern replied to the thread What causes rough gaits?.

    I've found balance under saddle can be another one. My mare had a beautiful trot at liberty, but the minute you put rider weight on her,...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 9:23 PM
  12. StarPattern posted a new thread.

    Best way to make dark hardwood floors shine

    Help me. I'm at a loss over my dark hardwood floors. No matter how often I wash them, they never shine. Most of the time, I use Murphy's...

    Forum: Off Topic

    Aug 21, 2017 at 8:20 PM
  13. StarPattern replied to the thread Bloody nose?.

    One of my horses gets minor nosebleeds when the weather changes drastically. It's usually a couple drops of blood and then it stops on...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 10:18 AM
  14. StarPattern replied to the thread Gripe of the day.

    Oh, I know. I've been in this industry long enough that I can generally pick them out within the first few minutes of the phone call. I...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 8:52 AM
  15. StarPattern replied to the thread Gripe of the day.

    Kids are like cats. If you dislike or are indifferent to them, they'll gravitate toward you. Try being extra snuggly and real excited to...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 10:11 PM