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by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Mar 25, 2011 9:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Yeah, I can throw in another 2 PCOS sufferers who studied biology/biochemistry.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Mar 25, 2011 8:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Disappointment Thread (because we need more disappointment)
Replies: 206
Views: 20586

Re: Disappointment Thread (because we need more disappointme

I am disappointed with my paycheck this month. It may be I either overestimated what I would get or my tax code has been fecked up. Either way, I has a disappoint.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Mar 19, 2011 6:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9226886

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the morgue

Hope_ wrote:
Whelan wrote:Why is no one extolling the virtues of the olive?

Because they are awful.
This. Also, pineapple is amazing on pizza.

MMM: England really are playing shite rugby today.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:47 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4783
Views: 941677

Re: Today I Made:

Today I made (and just finished eating): A pasta/ham/broccoli cheesy pasta bake thing. Om nom nom. And I have enough for two lots of leftovers :)
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Wed Mar 09, 2011 7:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Dear housemates, I don't mind if you nick a bit of my milk. I am an easy going person. However, please do not finish my milk after I have gone to bed. This means I have no milk for tea in the morning and that does not make me a happy bunny. Dear customers, when I ask you if you brought your prescrip...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

But as everyone has said it entirly depends on you and your body, what's best for you. Case in point, microgynon is horrible for me. Awful, awful moodswings. Same with Dianette, with added nausea and it killed my libido. Cerazette seems the best choice for me, even if I have a hard time convincing ...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Feb 26, 2011 9:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 453579

Re: Questions For The World

roband wrote:
Actually, I'd rather not be banded with that lot from the West Midlands if I can help it ;)
You, sir/madam, have offended my honour!

I'm from the midlands and that makes me better than the north aaaand the south :P Although I'm now living in the north, rawr.

Re: teletext, I miss Bamboozle!
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Feb 18, 2011 6:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

*hugs for everyone who wants/needs them*

Shark Week started today. I am having feelings, lots of feelings. Then I cry. Bleugh.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sun Feb 13, 2011 5:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

New room is new house: No knob to turn the radiator off, not sure where the heating controls are. I'm melting...melting...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sun Feb 13, 2011 8:38 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

I've said this before but I'm a huge fan of washing my bra whilst I'm wearing it in the shower and then air drying it. Mainly because bras are expensive and I am poor and so need to stretch their life as much as I can.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Feb 12, 2011 7:56 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The 'I Need a Recipe' Thread
Replies: 302
Views: 54637

Re: The 'I Need a Recipe' Thread

Yeah, type 2 (I probably should have included that) :oops: I'm not sure if she is using any sugar substitute (I assume so), I shall have to ask her.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Feb 12, 2011 7:33 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The 'I Need a Recipe' Thread
Replies: 302
Views: 54637

Re: The 'I Need a Recipe' Thread

So my almost mother-in-law has recently been diagnosed as diabetic. She runs a cake shop, and all day has to make yummy things she cannot eat. She's tried to find recipes for cakes/biscuits/cookies but hasn't found anything decent. Does anyone have any ideas I can pass along?
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

n'thing the men's pants thing. I'm a 36 inch waist and a 30/32 inch inseam and manage to find men's sizes just fine this size of the pond. I have a pair of ladies cargo trousers that have false pockets, which seems like false advertising, or something. Separate rant: No Doctor, I will not go back on...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Wed Feb 09, 2011 1:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I Shouldn't Have To Say This
Replies: 2609
Views: 392082

Re: I Shouldn't Have To Say This

If I'm ringing the council, and the offices are closed, it's useful if the automated message mentions when the offices are open.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Feb 08, 2011 5:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Describe What You Do
Replies: 58
Views: 10400

Re: Describe What You Do

American Money's green, so the line still mostly works on this side of the pond. The Canadians have no idea what you're babbling about, though, so glad you explained it. That line actually doesn't work this side of the pond, but as it does over your way (and a lot of people would get it) I thought ...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9226886

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Vapour wrote:Todays Google page is awesome.

That is all.
+1
My boyfriend also discovered that the controls work if he tilts his macbook.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Describe What You Do
Replies: 58
Views: 10400

Re: Describe What You Do

I give people drugs, in return for slips of green paper

I'm a dispenser in a pharmacy, and UK prescriptions are green, for those who can't see the picture
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Feb 04, 2011 7:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

@charolastra: Internet *hugs* for you. I'm thinking of you, and I'm glad it's treatable. @TheWeeklyDrivel: I was put on a minipill and didn't have a period for...a year, maybe two? and I had no side-effects that I was aware of. But, I have PCOS and so my fertility isn't guaranteed, so I'm not sure o...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

All right, here I am to bring yet another problem into your midsts. I'll try to keep this short. The issue is that I haven't menstruated in 10 months. I just got an ultrasound and a blood test; both of which showed everything to be fine. Periods are not usually regular (a couple months or so in bet...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Jan 25, 2011 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Dear ankles,
Please stop being wankstains, I need be on my feet for at least 6 hours a day at work, and I'm trying to take up jogging. Pain and wobbliness is not helping.

No love,

Me.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Jan 18, 2011 8:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 453579

Re: Questions For The World

My partner and I have a laptop each and then a desktop which is his, but I use if I need a windows machine (can't get my ipod touch to work with ubuntu on my laptop). I use his account and know his password on the desktop. I have an account on his laptop (and probably could guess the password to his...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Jan 14, 2011 7:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010
Replies: 137
Views: 17134

Re: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010

So, I got home to a parcel. Inside were three packages (I apologise for the crappy quality of the photos) : Photo Jan 14, 18 03 44.jpg Inside there were: Tea, cross stitch patterns, and some awesome xkcd gloves :D Photo Jan 14, 18 03 56.jpg Photo Jan 14, 18 04 10.jpg Photo Jan 14, 18 03 29.jpg Thank...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Jan 13, 2011 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010
Replies: 137
Views: 17134

Re: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010

Thrin wrote:Woohoo! My secret santa gift has arrived! I won't be able to post pics till sunday, when I can go pick it up. Quite excited at my little second xmass, no idea what the package even looks like yet. Many thanks to my secret santa.
Change 'Sunday' to 'Tomorrow' and this happened to me today :D
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Dec 23, 2010 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

I see the bunny! But it's clearly a butterfly. Clearly.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Dec 23, 2010 6:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Cassi wrote:I can't see a rabbit. I've never been very good at these sorts of things. :(
Me neither...*squints at avatar some more*
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Dec 23, 2010 6:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Thanks, guys *hugs* I'm planning on staying here, I think that will be best for me.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Dec 23, 2010 4:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

I'm ill. I face Christmas alone and ill. Then I have my parents whining at me that I 'can't be alone at Christmas'. I can, actually, and if I continue feeling like this I will not battle against a five+ hour train journey to get home, because I don't think I'll be able to. I'll sleep through Christm...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Dec 14, 2010 1:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

My love of cooking (and the fact that I find it relaxing) is pretty much the only reason I remember to cook. In my first year of uni I was eating one meal a day, maybe? And of course, everyone was complimenting me on how I lost weight :roll: Only one person I know would remind me to eat and tut at m...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010
Replies: 137
Views: 17134

Re: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010

I've just posted the first half of my present (didn't take a picture though - fail). The other half will follow shortly :)
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9226886

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Random like the plague

Not really a MMM, more a related rant: People at work keep texting a person to say they're not coming into work. Twice has been the case that the single person they've text has not been in work themselves, and so we don't get the message and we contact them asking where the hell they are. Grr. It wa...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Dear body,

This is my only full day off. Getting a blinding headache was not on my to-do list. Fuck right off. Also, I can't buy that specific mug online and ship to the US? What a fail.

No love,
Me.
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Wed Dec 01, 2010 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010
Replies: 137
Views: 17134

Re: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010

Work is kicking my ass all over the shop, so I haven't got anywhere near as much crafting time as I originally planned to have. I'm hoping to be able to ship this weekend and hope the snow won't slow it down too much *crosses fingers* *crafts manically*
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Mon Nov 29, 2010 1:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

I'm pretty sure if we had a thermometer at work, it would be too cold for us to legally work. It's definitely too cold to work in the back, next to the stockroom. And The Powers That Be want us to stop using the heaters we do have because they're not the right type (according to health and safety, o...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Fri Nov 26, 2010 4:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

Thanks to the snow/traffic and shit, none of the pharmacies in the town got their daily deliveries of drugs. Tomorrow could be interesting. Either we'll get two lots of orders (which is a lot to put away when there's only a skeleton staff) or none at all and we'll start running out of things and peo...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Nov 11, 2010 7:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3485950

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

I got a messenger bag pattern and some nice fabric, and I'm looking to get this going in my... distinct lack of spare time. But I will do it! At some point! And then I will be really pleased. The sad thing here? Initially I wanted to do this project because it was warm and I was wearing a lot of sk...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Thu Nov 11, 2010 8:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010
Replies: 137
Views: 17134

Re: XKCD Fora Secret Santa Gift Exchange: 2010

User Name: blue_eyedspacemonkey Are you okay with getting packages explicitly stating "from the internet!"/crazily decorated: Yup! Hobbies: Reading, cross-stitch,writing (badly), baking, general geekery, I guess? Favourite colour: blue/purple Favorite xkcd comic: Erm....Sporks I guess (htt...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sat Oct 23, 2010 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3531507

Re: Rant Thread (to balance Awesome Thread)

Dear brain, reliving almost every awkward moment of my life and making me want to crawl in a hole and hide for the rest of my life is not a pleasant or productive use of time. No love, Me NotARant: That 'reliving' doesn't look right without a capitalised first letter, but punctuation-wise, I think i...
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4783
Views: 941677

Re: Today I Made:

Yesterday I made risotto for the first time :) I made with with beef and mushrooms with vegetable stock.
Today I made Italian meatball lasagne, but due to my stinking cold didn't want to eat it :(
by blue_eyedspacemonkey
Sun Oct 17, 2010 9:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5132
Views: 913424

Re: Awesome Thread (to balance Rant Thread)

I have a new Ipod Touch, and my boyfriend's family are coming to visit today :D

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