The Parlor at Old Fashioned Living

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    2. Welcome to The Parlor! Please introduce yourself. Share your interests and a little about your family. Are you back after an absence? Let us know!

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    4. Let's celebrate together! Share your happy news, your birthday surprises, birth announcements, accomplishments and anything you want to brag about!

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  2. RELATIONSHIPS, FAMILY & HOME Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Ask questions, vent, swap ideas on relationships, parenting, grandparenting, elder care and pets!

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      Vent, chat and talk about your kids, grandkids, your day and your life!

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    2. The world today is often a confusing and stressful place as we worry about terrorism, child abuse, crime and more . Share your concerns and tips for helps our families in a confusing world.

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    3. Whether you've been married one month or 50 years we can all support each other in our relationships. Let's share! (MUST be family friendly)

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    4. Are you a caregiver for an elderly member of your family? Post here for support and to meet others who are caregivers as well.

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    5. Questions, tips and discussions on our cats, dogs, hamsters, ferrets and all of our other family pets!

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    3. Mindy moderates a non-denominational Bible study. NO discussions of church doctrine is allowed-- NO DEBATING OR ARGUING.

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    4. We are sharing our favorite songs, and encourage you to share yours, as well as poems, quotations or essays.

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    Learning is the highest form of play. ~David Meier

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    2. Education

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      Whether your kids go to private school, public school or you are homeschooling, the desired result is the same. Education.

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    4. Share tidbits on Native American, Celtic, Greek, and Medieval Cultures or any that interest you. Share resources, ideas and what you've learned on your family history journey. Ask questions too!

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    5. Word of the Week

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      Dawn helps expand our vocabulary!

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  5. TAKING CARE OF OURSELVES Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Trade ideas and resources in this area on handling stress, taking care of ourselves emotionally and physically, plus share pampering tidbits!

    1. Recipes for pampering our bodies, plus ideas and tips for relaxing. Let's Share!

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    2. How do you handle stress and your emotional health? Share ideas or ask questions

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  6. RECIPES, ENTERTAINING & TEA! Threads / Posts  Last Post

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    2. Tea Time Fun!

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      Share your tea favorites, tea party ideas, questions and anything tea related!

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    3. Share your main dish recipes, meal ideas and questions about family dinner time.

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    4. Desserts and Baking

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      Share tips, recipes or ask questions on desserts, breads or baking in general.

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    5. Snacks and Lunches

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      We can never have too many of these recipes and ideas!

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    6. Share healthy recipes including sugar-free dishes, low carb, heart-healthy or ask questions.

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    7. You find the best meat sales around but what do you serve with those main dishes?

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    8. Share your favorite recipes, tips or ask questions!

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    9. Entertaining ideas, questions, decorating suggestions and more.

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  7. HOME & HEARTH Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Share your ideas and resources on crafting, do-it-yourself, organizing, decorating. How do you make your house a home?

    1. Crafts!

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      Share your crafting ideas, projects, or questions here.

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    2. From painting to plumbing post your accomplishments and how you did it yourself or ask questions!

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    3. Share those great projects using things you've found or had for a long time and you gave them a face lift!

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    4. Do you have questions or advice about caring for family keepsakes, antiques or collectibles? Swap ideas!

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    5. What are your favorite collectibles or keepsakes? Do you collect something special? Ask questions or share!

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    6. Watch here for tips and organizing help! Ask questions or share advice.

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  8. GARDENING & HERBS YEAR ROUND Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. EVERYTHING HERBS!

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      Ask questions, share tips on anything herb related!

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    2. What are your favorites? Share tips and ask questions!

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    3. Post your tips here or ask questions about compost, natural fertilizers, sprays, and other non-chemical tidbits.

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    4. Share your favorite gardening memory or tell us about your favorite public or private garden. Let's inspire each other! Have you run across something interesting online or offline? Share the resource with us!

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  9. THE BACK PORCH Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Chat about your favorite television programs or movies, share pass-around humor and poems. Lighten or brighten someone's day!

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    2. Voice Your Opinion

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      This is the ONLY place where debate and arguing is allowed as long as it's fair and friendly. Voice your opinion on politics or social issues IF you can do it in the spirit of debate and no personal attacking...

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    3. Humor and Poetry

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      If they are being passed around and you think it's neat---post it here. Please remove quote marks if it's from an email. If it's on a web page post the URL. Give credit whenever possible!

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    4. Games and Fun!

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      Post games, surveys, and fun questions here!

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    5. Television Favorites!

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      Discuss your favorites and find other fans!

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    6. Share your favorite artists, albums and your opinions on concerts you've seen or anything related to music!

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    7. Share your favorites, reviews of what you've seen lately, opinions, questions or anything else related to movies...

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    8. PC or video games---

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      Do you have favorite computer game? A questions or a tip to share? If it's game related post it here!

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    9. Travel and Dining

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      Share your favorite restaurants, destinations, museums, and other fun places!

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  10. OLD FASHIONED LIVING TODAY Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Penny pinching tips from yesteryear, antiques, country living, patriotism, keeping it simple and other old fashioned topics.

    1. Discussions, ideas, tips and resources on frugal living.

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    2. Discussions on living simply in our complicated world; including expressions of our faith, hospitality in our homes and more. Do you living in the country? Share ideas, tips and meet others who live in rural areas!

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    3. Charity, Memorials, Troop Support or Natural Disaster Resources. You MUST be able to confirm it is legitimate!

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    4. Do you have special traditions for birthdays, holidays or other special times? Share them!

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    If it's holiday related post it here!

    1. Chat away about family during the holidays, gift ideas, and anything that doesn't fit in the other holiday categories!

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    2. Ask Questions or share your own recipes and ideas!

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    3. Share your holiday crafts or decorating ideas. Need ideas? Tell us what you need!

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    4. Share your holiday activities for kids, adults or the whole family! If you need ideas just ask.

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    5. Share your favorite holiday books, movies, videos, music and resources.

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    2. Welcome to The Parlor! Please introduce yourself. Share your interests and a little about your family. Are you back after an absence? Let us know!

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    Ask questions, vent, swap ideas on relationships, parenting, grandparenting, elder care and pets!

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      Vent, chat and talk about your kids, grandkids, your day and your life!

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    2. The world today is often a confusing and stressful place as we worry about terrorism, child abuse, crime and more . Share your concerns and tips for helps our families in a confusing world.

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    3. Whether you've been married one month or 50 years we can all support each other in our relationships. Let's share! (MUST be family friendly)

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    5. Questions, tips and discussions on our cats, dogs, hamsters, ferrets and all of our other family pets!

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    2. Post quotations, websites, poetry and other thoughts with a spiritual theme, including Christian, Native American, Jewish, Celtic, Buddist etc. NO debating or posting of doctrine or theology.

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    3. Mindy moderates a non-denominational Bible study. NO discussions of church doctrine is allowed-- NO DEBATING OR ARGUING.

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    4. We are sharing our favorite songs, and encourage you to share yours, as well as poems, quotations or essays.

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    Learning is the highest form of play. ~David Meier

    1. Reader's Corner

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      Share your favorite books, what you're reading now and participate in the current book discussion.

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    2. Education

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      Whether your kids go to private school, public school or you are homeschooling, the desired result is the same. Education.

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    3. Are you a writer? What kind of writing do you enjoy? Share poetry, publishing tips, accomplishments and anything else related to writing personally or professionally.

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    4. Share tidbits on Native American, Celtic, Greek, and Medieval Cultures or any that interest you. Share resources, ideas and what you've learned on your family history journey. Ask questions too!

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    5. Word of the Week

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    2. Tea Time Fun!

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    3. Share your main dish recipes, meal ideas and questions about family dinner time.

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