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Posts Made By: cvt
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-05-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By cvt

I know how you feel! At least it is someone visiting one of your neighbors. They will leave soon.

My neighbor across the street has a collection of old cars (at last count 6) that he keeps full...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-04-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 26
Posted By cvt
house shoes

I can no longer walk barefoot on hard surfaces either, so I wear flip flops inside the house that are strictly for indoor use.
Board: Retired Teachers 06-04-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 11
Posted By cvt

mhugs, I am all for that! Here in SoCal we have a Mediterranean climate. Average annual rainfall is 10", which almost qualifies as a desert climate (<10"). Given the lack of precipitation and super...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-04-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Posted By cvt

Yikes! I have not been following any trends for a very long time, and have been wearing mostly comfortable activewear. I spent these past few house-bound months cleaning out closets and boxes, and...
Board: Retired Teachers 06-03-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 26
Posted By cvt
fun thread!

I love how everyone describes their homes and environment.

Ed is not the only one with snakes. DH and I have an acre of land on a canyon and look out over a wildlife preserve. So I see...
Board: Retired Teachers 06-03-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 25
Posted By cvt

Congratulations! Happy to have you on board. When does the retirement party start? Here is to you and all of the new retirees. <!--toast-->
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-03-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By cvt

I'll just put this link here. I know many people would rather not go this "drastic" route, but some of my family members have benefited tremendously from this approach.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-03-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Posted By cvt

I agree with FlteachESE. It takes an emotional toll that manifests itself in physical exhaustion. Allow yourself to rest and relax. You've earned it.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-03-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Posted By cvt
air fryer

I'll be following this post, because I have the same question.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-03-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 25
Posted By cvt

I vote with the PPs that it is condescending in this context.

In general I dislike having someone call me "sweetie," which has been more common since I have gotten older and have gray hair....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-02-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 30
Posted By cvt

I could have posted Ima Teacher's reply word for word. Absolute NO for me, and a big YES for DH.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 06-01-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 20
Posted By cvt

knitting 987 said:

I agree 100% on this!
Board: Retired Teachers 05-31-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 18
Posted By cvt
Song of Joy

If you scroll up a bit in this thread, you will see my reply to CK2 about the new age to take the required minimum distribution (RMD), which is now 72!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-30-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 27
Posted By cvt

DH and I watched Scott Pilgrim vs. the World last night. It is from 2010 and very quirky, but I liked it. There were some funny scenes. Probably not for everyone.
Board: Retired Teachers 05-30-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Posted By cvt

CK2, if they are IRA or other retirement plan accounts that require you to start taking mandatory distributions, the age has been changed. It is now 72, unless someone reaches 70 1/2 before January...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-30-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 27
Posted By cvt
1. amusement rides? Can't stand them. 2....

1. amusement rides? Can't stand them.
2. camping? like it?Yes, many times, mostly car camping in a tent, but also some backpacking. Now I have a slightly bigger tent so my cot can fit. I refuge to...
Board: Retired Teachers 05-30-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 19
Posted By cvt

Hurray and congratulations! Welcome to the happiest club on PT. <!--toast-->
Board: Retired Teachers 05-30-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Posted By cvt

Same here! I have had a budget since the time that I was 12 and wanted a kayak, and my dad told me to save for it. I calculated how much I should save from my babysitting money and meager allowance...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-29-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By cvt
Betty Broderick

amiga, thanks for posting this. I will be sure to listen to the podcast when it comes out.
Betty Broderick's story is fascinating, and I followed it in real time since she lived in my neighborhood....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-28-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Posted By cvt

Keltikmom, what a wonderful idea! It reminds me of trying to find the pirate at Trader Joe's.
Board: Retired Teachers 05-26-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By cvt

I knew someone was going to bring up the cabana boys! LOL

I will bring the cake<!--birthdaycake--> and the noisemakers.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-26-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By cvt
car window

That happened to my 2003 Honda CRV a while back. My husband went online and found a bunch of videos on how to fix it. In my CRV's case it was an electrical problem and it was on both back seat...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-26-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Posted By cvt

Happy to hear that he is out of surgery and in ICU now. <!--pinkwaterflr-->
Board: Retired Teachers 05-26-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 24
Posted By cvt

Congratulations on your retirement! It may be a while before it sets in that you are truly retired. It can be more difficult during this Covid time because nobody knows how schools will deal with the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 05-24-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 38
Posted By cvt

I wear a pair of cheap Hawaiian slippas. It's the original Locals brand that they sell in Hawaiian drugstores for $6 or so. I Googled it and you can buy them online for double that price....

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