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#31 of 274 Old 08-17-2006, 07:44 AM
 
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Honestly, it sounds you probably do have some good neighbors. I think that they might seem odd, but I bet they'll be good to live by.

Some of my strawberries are small too. Maybe the plants aren't very old or aren't getting a whole lot of sun.
Oh I def think they will be nice neighbors I'm kind of worried about feeling like we can't live like "youngins" though without annoying anyone. DH even got annoyed that Chloe was outside in her jammies. I'm not all about having to all of a sudden be prim and proper and all that yk? I can only imagine what they would think of our "I did not vote for Bush" bumper sticker that was on the car we traded in. DH is all big into not getting super controversial stickers again. Sigh. lol

I have to find a place to get Malachi some xanthum gum today so we can make his muffins. I know I was told some HFS before but this dial up stinks and I can't look. I did a quick search and it looked like everything was in Milwaukee or other far away cities.
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The smaller strawberries are better, they're sweeter. The ones you see in most grocery stores are fed this miracle grow type stuff to make them HUGE and then they don't taste as good.
mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, they are nice and sweet aren't they? I didn't know about he miracle grow type stuff. :
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Oh I def think they will be nice neighbors I'm kind of worried about feeling like we can't live like "youngins" though without annoying anyone. DH even got annoyed that Chloe was outside in her jammies. I'm not all about having to all of a sudden be prim and proper and all that yk? I can only imagine what they would think of our "I did not vote for Bush" bumper sticker that was on the car we traded in. DH is all big into not getting super controversial stickers again. Sigh. lol

I have to find a place to get Malachi some xanthum gum today so we can make his muffins. I know I was told some HFS before but this dial up stinks and I can't look. I did a quick search and it looked like everything was in Milwaukee or other far away cities.
I wouldn't worry too much abou them being uptight. Maybe they are and maybe they aren't, but it's Fredonia, not Mequon or River Hills. They won't try to run you out of town.

Unfortunately, I think the only place you can get that stuff is at Outpost in Milwaukee. There's one on Capitol drive. Sorry. We can get it through the co-op too. It won't be until next month that you can order it though, as the Aug delivery is coming on Saturday. Good luck getting it though.
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Faithopelove - I totally know what you mean about PO hours and such. I grew up in Appleton (big city with all the amenities any time of day and night) and moved to Saint Cloud almost 2 years ago. I think its totally lame that the PO is closed for lunch hours. Our gas station even closes at 8 PM! What if I need an emergency grocery item??? I also hate driving 20 minutes to the grocery store. I guess that I'll have to put up with it though for living in the wide open country!

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The PO nearest to us doesn't even deliver. We have a mailing address for the next town that will deliver.
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faithhopelove-Welcome to WI!
FYI, we have a 24hr super Walmart, and the DMV is open everyday here in West Bend.
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Menomonie, in Western WI. NOT Menominee near Milwaukee or wherever that other one is

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Menomonie, in Western WI. NOT Menominee near Milwaukee or wherever that other one is
LOL! My DH (he grew up here) makes me call it "the falls." I guess that would help distinguish the two, huh? But when I was looking for birth centers before we moved here, I found one in Menomonie and one in Menomonee Falls and I was quite confused.

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West Bend and a newbie. Would love to meet some moms here. We are lonely!
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Fond du Lac here...

JoAnn Married almost 12 years to DH Chris.  DS1 01/05 DS2 09/09 DS3 05/12.

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Madison... for now... in a few months we'll be leaving you mamas!

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We're in Ripon.. and seriously if anyone else out there is in the area PM me!! Im quite lonely and feeling out-of-place since we moved back here from Madison last summer.
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Another Wauwatosa-ite here...Wauwatosian? Wauwatoser?

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Green Bay!

And I never miss an opportunity to plug my attachment parenting playgroup...if you're in the GB area and interested in joining us, please PM me!
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I'm a summer Wisconsinite. I winter in the tropical sunshine of... Alaska? Talk about frozen tundra.

In the summer I can be found roaming around the Stevens Point area.

Me+DH+DS1+DS2+Dog=me and a house full of guys, which is really just peachy, thanks.
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I'm in Germantown, just a bit north of "the falls"
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I'm a summer Wisconsinite. I winter in the tropical sunshine of... Alaska? Talk about frozen tundra.

In the summer I can be found roaming around the Stevens Point area.


Talk about the best of both worlds! I would love that!

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just a tad north of st. croix falls.

Wife to J. Mama to girly S (4/07), little boy blue E (1/10) and tiny peanut girl due (7/12)

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