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Old 01-05-2009, 04:49 PM   #41
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Cable TV and Cable Internet! I live 1,000 ft from the end of the cable line. Cox refuses to extend the line to our house unless A) We get a petition signed with 30 signatures of folks who will get cable, or B) We cough up $20K...
Our last apartment was the last house that could get cable! The woman next door couldn't. I don't think we can get it where we live now, but we have DISH (which we will lose soon for money reasons, so thank goodness we have a lot of DVDs!).

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Old 01-05-2009, 07:01 PM   #42
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My daughter can't get graham crackers or jolly rancher candies. I think I just sent my last shipment to her since the price of shipping overseas was WAY more than the cost of the contents of the package.
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Old 01-05-2009, 07:23 PM   #43
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When I visited my daughter in March, I brought about 12 boxes of Luzianne tea, since she can't get it there (Vista, CA). One store sold it there years ago (which is when we learned to love it), but it went out of business.

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Old 01-05-2009, 08:37 PM   #44
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Not sure where you live in NM, but when I lived in Clovis & Portales (1972-73), we used to steal the peanuts from the field when they turned them over ready for harvest. We'd take them home and either boil or roast the. Peanuts are all over the Eastern part of the state.
i live outside of albuquerque. my fiance goes to clovis often though.. i might just have to get him to get me some. i really miss boiled peanuts.. they are one of the frst things i get when i get off the plane when i go backto florida to visit. my mom sometimes buys them for me on the way to the airport so i can eat them on the way to her house..
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:01 PM   #45
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lady fingers , and yes if they were easier to find would use a lot.only one market here ever has them and then not all the time.
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:16 PM   #46
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lady fingers , and yes if they were easier to find would use a lot.only one market here ever has them and then not all the time.
Oh babetoo, I haven't thought about them for years. I love them. But even up north, I only saw them in the summer when strawberries were in the markets.
My grandma did some kind of cake with the 2 and whipped cream.
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Old 01-06-2009, 02:35 AM   #47
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Old 01-06-2009, 12:47 PM   #48
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lady fingers , and yes if they were easier to find would use a lot.only one market here ever has them and then not all the time.
This is the website of the company that still makes ladyfingers for most markets in the US.

Specialty Bakers, Inc.

In addition, if there are things that you want your local grocery store to carry may I suggest that you ask them to do so. Heinens and The Miles Farmer Market in my area are willing to do so. So is Publix in South Florida.
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Old 01-06-2009, 12:55 PM   #49
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Maidrite, That's funny. I just find it extremely discusting when i see people (men/women) in public with their pants soooooooooooooo lowwwwwwwwwwww.
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