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Re: My Engagement Ring, 1st and Final Upgrade (I promise!)

It's probably just the cut. There's old stones have that cut, I think. In any event, they look beautiful. Congratulations on the anniversary - and the beautiful rings. For me, it was more about the color descriptions. The larger diamonds were lower in color supposedly, yet look whiter in the pictur...

by jaysonsmom

January 24th, 2015, 11:04 am

Forum: Show Me the Bling! (Rings,Earrings,Jewelry)

Topic: My Engagement Ring, 1st and Final Upgrade (I promise!)

Replies: 44

Views: 2149
Re: After you kick the bucket...

I asked my kids tonight, and my son (12) and daughter (10) said unanimously that it should go to my daughter. When I asked them why, he said he'll buy his wife diamonds. My daughter just said they're hers because she is my daughter, if I give it to my son, he'll give it away to his wife.

by jaysonsmom

January 22nd, 2015, 12:40 am

Forum: Hangout

Topic: After you kick the bucket...

Replies: 36

Views: 599
Re: Does your hubby wear a wedding band?

My husband wears 95% of the time, the only time he takes it off is when he's at the gym, and that is where he lost his platinum comfort fit band a few years ago. He now wears a titanium non-comfort fit band that he says is really uncomfortable, but it has save his finger from being crushed by heavy ...

by jaysonsmom

January 16th, 2015, 7:27 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Does your hubby wear a wedding band?

Replies: 57

Views: 820
What are you frugal with?

Since most PSers seem to put their money into bling, in what areas would you consider yourself to be frugal with?

For me:
Clothing (love outlets and discount stores)
Make-up (drugstore brands)
Vacations (usually paid company trips become pseudo vacations)
Hair (color myself, cut 2x a year)

by jaysonsmom

January 15th, 2015, 10:49 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What are you frugal with?

Replies: 26

Views: 651
Re: What's the most $$$ you would wear on your finger?

elle_chris|1421358311|3817018 wrote:
jaysonsmom wrote:I think could wear 40-50k on my finger without getting any side-eyes haha (given my career, where I live etc) :cheeky:


Depends- are you a cashier? :lol: (ya just had to say something huh..lol ;) )


;) :lol: Want to join in the fun!

by jaysonsmom

January 15th, 2015, 3:54 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What's the most $$$ you would wear on your finger?

Replies: 52

Views: 1278
Re: What's the most $$$ you would wear on your finger?

I think could wear 40-50k on my finger without getting any side-eyes haha (given my career, where I live etc) :cheeky:

by jaysonsmom

January 15th, 2015, 3:39 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What's the most $$$ you would wear on your finger?

Replies: 52

Views: 1278
Re: I don't get why some PSer advise others to wear ...

Just an observation. I work at a large corporation with a lot of female executives. Surprisingly, none of them wear huge diamonds that reflect their >300K a year salaries. Their administrative assistants who are making the realm of 50k a year are usually the ones sporting 2+ct honkers. To my knowled...

by jaysonsmom

January 13th, 2015, 6:42 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: I don't get why some PSer advise others to wear ...

Replies: 131

Views: 2416
Re: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

I found the picture to illustrate how you can be at the ideal weight according to charts, but feel flabby and big...it's all about the composition of your body, is it more fat or muscle? Exercise helps a lot! I'm 140+ of pure muscle (me thinks :cheeky: )

by jaysonsmom

January 6th, 2015, 5:30 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

Replies: 41

Views: 946
Re: Would you miss your kid's birthday?

I have not missed either of my kid's birthdays due to a business trip, but my husband has...same kid (12 year old son), 2 years in a row! However, I make it extra special for my son, I let him pick his favorite fancy restaurant, and the 3 of us go without dad. Then, he gets another family celebratio...

by jaysonsmom

January 6th, 2015, 5:24 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Would you miss your kid's birthday?

Replies: 19

Views: 477
Re: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

I also have the reverse disorder. I always think I look slim and fabulous, then I get a shock when I see the numbers on the scale. I'm a tall Asian at 5'7 and my weight fluctuates a lot, from 130-145. I'm always shocked when it is on the higher end because I'm apple shaped, and my jeans fit the sam...

by jaysonsmom

January 5th, 2015, 11:40 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

Replies: 41

Views: 946
Re: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

I also have the reverse disorder. I always think I look slim and fabulous, then I get a shock when I see the numbers on the scale. I'm a tall Asian at 5'7 and my weight fluctuates a lot, from 130-145. I'm always shocked when it is on the higher end because I'm apple shaped, and my jeans fit the same...

by jaysonsmom

January 5th, 2015, 11:23 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Do you feel heavier than you weigh?

Replies: 41

Views: 946
Re: Menus for Christmas and Boxing Days

I'm hosting Christmas dinner, but lots of other people contributing to our feast. I'm making a 15lb prime rib roast Baked salmon with crunchy onion topping Mashed potatoes Creamed spinach Butternut squash ginger soup My brother is making Skillet corn bread Green beans almondine Stuffed tomatoes My a...

by jaysonsmom

December 25th, 2014, 12:33 am

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Menus for Christmas and Boxing Days

Replies: 30

Views: 474
Re: What are you wishing for from Santa?

Health as well. For the dad's of my 2 dearest friends! Of course a nice Tan handbag would be nice too ;)

by jaysonsmom

December 24th, 2014, 2:29 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What are you wishing for from Santa?

Replies: 17

Views: 455
Re: Poll: how often do you clean out your car?

My current car and my last car were my babies. I make the kids take out all their trash and wipe down scuff marks with leather wipes regularly. When I sold my 10 year old Lexus RX330 this past April, I got top dollar for it, and no one could believe it was 10 years old, and gone through 2 kids. I pl...

by jaysonsmom

December 21st, 2014, 10:41 am

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Poll: how often do you clean out your car?

Replies: 34

Views: 394
Re: What's your e-ring's opposite style?

What a cool thread! :clap: I have a blinged out ring with tons of pave, intricate gallery, split shank, and double sided halo. The opposite of my ring would be six prong solitaire. :love: My ring: http://www.pricescope.com/files/images/ring1_47.jpg http://www.pricescope.com/forum/files/icp/imageupl...

by jaysonsmom

December 12th, 2014, 1:31 am

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What's your e-ring's opposite style?

Replies: 18

Views: 712
Re: Favorite tea?

part gypsy|1418252125|3799111 wrote:http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/heloise/remove-tea-stain-mar03

I haven't tried this but I always go first to Heloise!


Thanks! I love rooibos, and they leave awful stains. I always have a mug sitting on my nightstand overnight, so washing right away is not always possible.

by jaysonsmom

December 10th, 2014, 4:59 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Favorite tea?

Replies: 75

Views: 647
Re: Favorite tea?

Fellow tea lovers, while we are on the topic....how do I remove the rings left on the inside of a teacup? When it's been sitting a while?

by jaysonsmom

December 10th, 2014, 4:43 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Favorite tea?

Replies: 75

Views: 647
Re: What's the meaning of your PS user name?

Mine is self explanatory I guess....my son's name + mom. He was my only baby at the time I joined PS 10 years ago, but I have a daughter now too, so she wants me to change my screen name :tongue:

by jaysonsmom

December 9th, 2014, 2:18 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What's the meaning of your PS user name?

Replies: 66

Views: 1171
Re: Favorite tea?

I like herbal teas such as rooibos and chamomile. Since they do not contain caffeine, they really help me get better sleep, and I drink them every night! A lot of people don't realize the health benefits of rooibos either, super duper anti oxidants, hundreds of times higher than green tea. I can hon...

by jaysonsmom

December 8th, 2014, 12:34 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Favorite tea?

Replies: 75

Views: 647
Re: What internet forums does your SO frequent?

Ugh, I guess I can vent here.....he is a "vaper". He does on Vaping (e-cigarette) forums and they discuss stuff like longest lasting battery packs, bronze vs, chrome finishes, trading, selling, buying O-rings and different flavors. I HATE it, despise it, can't stand seeing any of it! he ha...

by jaysonsmom

December 5th, 2014, 1:49 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: What internet forums does your SO frequent?

Replies: 13

Views: 222
Re: Stuffing:how do you make it?

I buy Mrs. Cubbison's corn bread stuffing, follow box instructions for the most part, except I add breakfast sausage, and I bake in a dish instead of stuffing in a turkey. I like my stuffing to be dryer and crispier on top, and I can't achieve that stuffed inside a turkey.

by jaysonsmom

November 26th, 2014, 12:28 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Stuffing:how do you make it?

Replies: 34

Views: 438
Re: Cranberry Sauce: how do you like it?

I make an old-school cranberry jello mold with crushed pineapple and walnuts. I learned it from an ex-boyfriend's mom. She gave me a lot of 70's recipes. Looks somewhat like the picture below I found online.

by jaysonsmom

November 24th, 2014, 3:37 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Cranberry Sauce: how do you like it?

Replies: 46

Views: 442
Re: 10 years on PS!! I knew it was close...

Wow, Congratulations K! Your thread made me check on my PS anniversary, and we're both at 10 :appl: Deb already said what I wanted to say: "You served pie in threads where there was discord. You gave gifts. You sent cakes. You wrote kind e-mails. You dispatched practical advice based on the way...

by jaysonsmom

November 21st, 2014, 4:20 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: 10 years on PS!! I knew it was close...

Replies: 24

Views: 520
Re: murry is dying

VL, my thoughts are with you, and I hope you find comfort in the fact that Murry is no longer in pain.

by jaysonsmom

November 20th, 2014, 6:26 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: murry is dying

Replies: 187

Views: 2622

by jaysonsmom

November 17th, 2014, 1:43 pm

Forum: Show Me the Bling! (Rings,Earrings,Jewelry)

Topic: LAD Antique Cushion + Rose Gold Sholdt Ring

Replies: 47

Views: 1550
Do friends or family ask to try on your e-ring?

I have one family member and also one friend that always asks to try on my e-ring. I let them because I don't see them that often, and like to see what my ring looks like on other people's hands. Both of these lades keep it on for as long as 10 minutes, while the ooh and ah and pose with the ring on...

by jaysonsmom

November 17th, 2014, 1:40 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: Do friends or family ask to try on your e-ring?

Replies: 37

Views: 677

by jaysonsmom

November 17th, 2014, 1:26 pm

Forum: Show Me the Bling! (Rings,Earrings,Jewelry)

Topic: My 3.21ct AVR in CvB setting! Lots of pictures, ready?

Replies: 67

Views: 1858
Re: 1.05 AVR in Vatche solitaire setting!

Classic and beautiful! Love it.

by jaysonsmom

November 17th, 2014, 1:23 pm

Forum: Show Me the Bling! (Rings,Earrings,Jewelry)

Topic: 1.05 AVR in Vatche solitaire setting!

Replies: 4

Views: 377
Re: murry is dying

So sorry to hear of Murray's health! I can commiserate....I had several pets growing up (while living with my parents) and also when I was single and moved out on my own. Each loss was so painful to me that I vowed never to have my kids go through it, hence, my kids have never had a dog or cat.....T...

by jaysonsmom

November 17th, 2014, 1:19 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: murry is dying

Replies: 187

Views: 2622
Re: How much SHOULD this house cost?

I looked up a comparable sized house in my neighborhood, with a 5600 sq ft lot (HUGE by California standards), and it was listed at $575K. Most lots are < 4000 sq ft.

by jaysonsmom

November 11th, 2014, 12:43 pm

Forum: Hangout

Topic: How much SHOULD this house cost?

Replies: 123

Views: 1916