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  1. BOOKS

    A nice selection of books, both hardbacks and paperbacks, including 40 "Uncle John's" Bathroom Readers - a really fun compiliation of trivia, plus DIY books and more. Please see photos for books included. $250mxn, scrubbers1958@gmail.com or 332-617-3588.
  2. 8 folding chairs

    8 metal folding chairs. The fabric needs to be replaced, but this is an easy fix and the frames are in excellent condition 332-617-3588, scrubbers1958@gmail.com $760
  3. Display cabinet

    Large wooden display cabinet w/6 glass shelves (contents not included). W: 181cm D: 44.5cm H: 203cm $2975 332-617-3588, scrubbers1958@gmail.com
  4. Grandfather clock

    Howard Miller 75th Anniversary Grandfather clock w/manual. Excellent condition. $6230 332-617-3588, scrubbers1958@gmail.com
  5. Beautiful dining room table w/drop leaf and 6 chairs. Comfortably seats 6. $5750 332-617-3588, scrubbers1958@gmail.com
  6. Rocking chair & table

    Very nice wooden rocking chair with a simple table. The rocking chair is in good condition, the table is a bit rough, but handy for outdoors. $575 332-617-3588, scrubbers1958@gmail.com
  7. You're right and I responded to myself (above) instead of your posting. Sigh...technodino strikes again!
  8. You're absolutely right. I was focused on the end and not how to get there. Thanks for pointing that out! Of course, the bottom line is it takes so little to show your appreciation and I think sometimes we forget that.
  9. Too Funny

    Love it!
  10. Our maid and gardener both work 2 days/week, so the 2.14 calculations work out very closely to 3 weeks salary. We pay 3 weeks plus give them a decent basket (ham, nibbles, whatever) and a bottle of some decent beverage. For us, it's just a slightly extra touch to show our thanks. At the very minimum, go with the RollyBrook site. He's gone, as has been mentioned, but his wisdom remains. Happy Holidays to all!
  11. How happy are you with Netflix?

    MaineCoons is absolutely right. There are also some other VPNs that thwart Netflix. If you try their free offer, you probably will get blocked, BUT if you talk w/the reps, they'll tell you which channels are still good. I watch Netflix US nearly every night, but often switch to Netflix Mex and get a heck of a variety of movies and series. Either way, Netflix is a good value and you can always cancel it. For around $10usd/month (taxes), what's not to like? Almost forgot...I also watch Amazon Prime videos, too. You have to do a little homework, but there are some good, strong vpn providers that are reliable. I use a different one than the one mentioned, but if you Google, vpns for Netflix, you'll find 5 that are highly rated.
  12. It could also be that your item can't be shipped to Mexico. I've used Amazon for a lot of things and my orders have always shown up early. There are some items, though (electronics, fragrances, etc) , that I either have to pay for mail forwarding or get a friend who's going north.
  13. Scam Caller back from vacation

    That's why it's so important to mention this as often as possible...to try and save the trusting/naïve from this piece of shit.
  14. Housesitters beware!!!

    TOTALLY agree with you, Kam. Someone is brave enough to tell us how they got scammed - to keep the rest of us from falling for it - and gets ridiculed. What some don't understand is that the robbers are getting more and more sophisticated in their approach and it can be very easy to get sucked in. I won't go back over what happened to hubby, but it was 50% luck/50% timing. When one falls, it just makes them that more determined to continue. If someone asks you for money, no matter how convincing, try to remember to ask a question that only the real person would know. I'm really sorry for what happened to you, Camille.
  15. La Antigua in Riberas

    You are so right, CG!
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