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auctions are an excellent way to shop for furniture, household goods, cars, trucks, etc.If you’ve never been google auctions in your zip code.you will need a valid drivers license you get a bidding number.When you see something you can’t live without you bid, know how much you can afford to spend.after you’ve won the bid you can pay for your purchases with cash, check or credit card. 66 more words


Next, to where!

Sorry I kept you in suspense, busy times with the holidays and all.  Diplowife got her next assignment a couple months ago: we’re going to Brussels!  258 more words

Foreign Service

Singapore Home Prices May Rise Up to 10%, CapitaLand CEO Says

(Source: sg.finance.yahoo.com)

Residential blocks in Queenstown estate in Singapore. CapitaLand’s CEO Lim Ming Yan said transaction volume in home sales had gone up, usually a precursor to price increases. 324 more words

Current Affairs

Writing a Winning Bid Workshop

All you need to know when Writing a Winning Bid

A successful funding application combines a great idea with a well-written proposal that does your idea justice. 57 more words


The Murphy's Law of Bridge

On a recent Thursday evening game, I filled in with Jackie Key to avoid a sit-out.  Jackie and I had never played together, and since Jackie came in at the last minute, we did not have a chance to fill out a card.  769 more words


Unusual over Unusual: Defense to Michaels/Unusual 2NT

To go along with our post re:  The Murphy’s law of bridge, here is a description of the so-called Unusual over Unusual convention, which is a defense to Michaels and Unusual 2NT.   538 more words


A Note on Strong 2♣ Openings

A strong 2♣ opening is something I have a lot of opinions about — some popular, others less so. A mentor I greatly respect taught me to generally not open a strong 2♣ with an unbalanced two-suited hand, or “freak” hand, unless it is absolutely necessary.  521 more words