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SCGranny

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  1. RandySurles
    03-03-2013 09:28 AM - permalink
    RandySurles
    I just rated 2 or 3 of your posts "positively" and sent you a friend request. I loved your post "Let me tell you about Nebraska"! I'm age 63 and looking to relo. from the Philippines back to the states. At the present time my income is limited to Soc. Sec. Disability income, so I'm looking at Nebraska as a potential home due to (1) the low cost of living and (2) the low rate of unemployment - I MISS WORKING! I know I can handle at least a part-time job. If possible, I'll be moving by May of this year.
  2. WinterStar
    12-24-2012 05:11 AM - permalink
    WinterStar
    I enjoy reading your posts that I stumbled across. I too am from SC and had an Afghan. Love Nebraska.
    Merry Christmas!
  3. Mac_Muz
    11-01-2012 08:39 PM - permalink
    Mac_Muz
    Where are you? mac
  4. awkiv
    08-17-2012 07:08 AM - permalink
    awkiv
    Congratulations on winning! I as well enjoy reading your posts!
  5. brokensky
    08-15-2012 01:30 PM - permalink
    brokensky
    Big Congrats! Love reading your posts!
  6. njkate
    08-14-2012 10:56 AM - permalink
    njkate
    Congrats...enjoy your posts
  7. TFW46
    08-13-2012 06:56 PM - permalink
    TFW46
    CONGRATS on winning $500!
  8. nmnita
    08-13-2012 03:33 PM - permalink
    nmnita
    congrats to you; this is fun huh? Hope you enjoy your money. I can't rep you cause I have to spread it aroud.

    Nita
  9. Alaskapat528
    01-06-2012 08:12 AM - permalink
    Alaskapat528
    I love reading your posts in the survival forum. What is CT that predict you post about?
  10. leftmyheartintennessee
    12-25-2011 07:37 PM - permalink
    leftmyheartintennessee
    SC: hope you have a very Merry Christmas...and a Blessed, Healthy and Prosperous New Year...

About Me

  • About SCGranny
    Biography
    EMT, professional ceramicist, organic gardener, political maven
    Location
    Nebraska
    Previous locations
    SC, OH, NM (Lordsburg and Albuquerque), TX
    Interests
    Greenhousing, Chicken farming, Dairy farming, ceramics, art
    Occupation
    politician, writer, special-needs kids' caretaker
    Education
    Some college
    Sex
    Female
    Marital/Relationship status
    Married
    Favorite Music
    Rock and roll, disco
    Favorite Books
    Atlas Shrugged, Stranger in a Strange Land, The Art of War by Sun Tzu
    Favorite Movies
    GWTW
    Favorite TV Shows
    CSI, Law and Order
    Heritage
    Irish
    Children
    three
    Heroes
    Ben Franklin
    Any additional information
    livin my dream in Cody, NE
  • Status updates
    I used to be PAID to be cynical - now I do it for free - 02-08-2009 03:44 PM
    I used to be PAID to be cynical - 02-08-2009 03:44 PM
    Weekend workin - 01-31-2009 07:41 AM
    Hurry up weekend!! - 01-29-2009 10:23 PM
    Snow - Six inches so far and more to come today - 01-26-2009 06:39 AM
    Snow drifting down in dancing flurries... - 01-24-2009 09:09 AM
    Work...sigh... - 01-05-2009 06:50 AM
    Pass the antibiotics, please - 12-29-2008 09:35 PM
    Two weeks of holiday fun! - 12-19-2008 03:35 PM
    Workin for the weekend! - 12-18-2008 06:38 AM

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  • Last Activity: 09-02-2012 06:01 PM
  • Join Date: 11-17-2007
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  • Nebraska: 513
  • Great Debates: 446
  • Rural and Small Town Living: 209
  • Politics and Other Controversies: 186

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Posted 12-24-2011 at 10:53 AM by SCGranny Comments 1
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Christmas Eve...
Every creature is stirring. The cows are moving up the hill under the horse's watchful eye. The barn cats are pouncing on anything that moves, including their own and their relatives' tails. The herd dog is wandering back and forth between me and DH, looking for breakfast scraps. The chickens are arguing, clucking and crowing, which they do from sunup to sundown. The sun is shining, there is very little snow left after Wednesday's little offering. Yesterday we had steak, eggs,...

Posted 12-03-2011 at 09:40 AM by SCGranny Comments 0
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These are the types of people I live around.

This week was pretty hectic at work. I was pretty involved in a lot of various out-putting of 'fires' - everything from social-services-induced drama with some teenagers to co-teaching a class on American History (I was able to give the Southern perspective and some factual information about the War of Northern Aggression ).


Talking to one of the teachers about her horse ranch, we discussed the recent lifting of...

Posted 06-17-2011 at 12:46 AM by SCGranny Comments 0
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The fact is that most elected officials don't realize that there are algebraic equations that control costs and spending for services. Say Detroit gets a $2 million Federal grant to build a new prison. They cheerfully hire architects and planners to build a brand-new, state of the art prison.

They don't consider all of the other costs involved, both up-front and yearly, to maintain that prison - water, sewer, more correctional officers hired-trained-outfitted-benefitted, office staff,...

Posted 04-10-2011 at 10:42 AM by SCGranny Comments 4
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I simply cannot believe all of the people who are talking on City-Data recently about leaping up and moving - to places where they have no family, no friends, no job offers, no residence - all they have is some gas money and the devout belief that "ANYwhere is better than HERE!"

Bad enough that some singles and couples are doing it; now there are whole FAMILIES planning on packing up ther cars and just taking off - for the sunny South, for the busy West, for New York City...

Posted 01-31-2009 at 09:33 PM by SCGranny Comments 0
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What IS it with folks who must demand attention to themselves, whine about how miserable they are, and then react with rage when someone tells them life is what THEY make it, that THEY are responsible for their own life and their own problems and solutions? And why do so many feel constrained to calm their self-ruffled feathers when these 'lifetime victims' get so upset?

Must be this whole new liberal mindset, where so many succubi are clinging so desperately to other people, ANY and...
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