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  • Miscellaneous
     16 May 2012 10:12 PM

      Re: Federal Government Employees: anyone else worried?
    Just bumping this up...we're finding out tomorrow (DFO). I found out via FB. Nice. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 12:22 PM

      Re: Federal Government Employees: anyone else worried?
    We still haven't heard a thing in our department. No big townhall meetings; no Director-level meetings, nada. My RD has been meeting with our RDG...

  • Home Life
     28 Apr 2012 7:44 PM

      Re: our kitchen and laundry room backsplash pics!
    Looks awesome! Another side note - what kind of flooring is in your kitchen? ...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 10:01 PM

      Re: Federal Government Employees: anyone else worried?
    We're expecting it any day now (DFO). Some thought it would've been announced today, but it looks like it might be pushed back for another...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     25 Apr 2012 10:12 AM

      NS girls - daycare
    My sister in law runs an in-home daycare (she's a former elementary teacher), out of Lower Sackville. I can check to see if she has...

  • Money Matters
     24 Apr 2012 7:23 AM

      Re: Weekly spend on Gas/Groceries/Misc/Allowances?
    You guys are killing me with how little you spend on gas a week! We're lucky if we *only* spend $500/gas! ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     22 Apr 2012 12:38 PM

      Re: C-5k- April 1 start...NEW
    Hi everyone - can I join in? I'm just starting the program tomorrow, and have been quietly listening in your thread BabyG - 20 minutes...

  • Newfoundland & The Maritimes
     19 Apr 2012 8:12 PM

      Re: HRM Dentist Recommendation
    Dr. Ellen Drysdale at the Halifax Shopping Centre Annex (old West End Mall). LOVE her. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Apr 2012 2:34 PM

      Re: Federal Government Employees: anyone else worried?
    I just heard today that the third wave of cuts will be announced soon. Most likely next week, but definitely by the end of the...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     19 Apr 2012 12:58 PM

      NBR: Lunch for grown men - I need ideas!
    DH and I sometimes make homemade pizzas on na'an bread. It is delicious cold!! I just ate one for lunch today ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     6 Apr 2012 1:39 PM

      Re: My before and afters
    Bojangles, you look incredible!! Great job momma ...

  • Money Matters
     6 Apr 2012 1:31 PM

      Re: Weekly spend on Gas/Groceries/Misc/Allowances?
    We try to stick to $125 - $150/week on groceries. This includes items like toiletries and pet food (but not diapers). What I found when...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Apr 2012 8:59 PM

      Is 1 enough?
    I'm not sure how old your LO is, but I've definitely been in your shoes! DH and I just decided recently that we're both on...

  • Home Life
     28 Mar 2012 9:44 AM

      Re: I'm to indecisive!
    Thanks! I've debated hiring one of the BM specialists. I totally think it would be worth it (my parents did it and I LOVE their...

  • Starting a Family
     27 Mar 2012 7:07 PM

      TTC #2 How did you decide?
    Good question! Was just wondering the same thing in the Waiting thread. We're looking at a minimum of 3.5 years apart, and I'm ok with...

  • Home Life
     27 Mar 2012 10:56 AM

      I'm to indecisive!
    DH and I have been talking about tackling some minor renovations over the next year. Nothing major; it's more to do with flooring, wall colours,...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     25 Mar 2012 6:25 PM

      *Spin* What's your DD's name :)
    Leah Eleanor Allison....our last name starts with H, so we added Allison at the end to make her name an acronym! I guess DH and...

  • Home Life
     24 Mar 2012 7:03 PM

      Re: If you have a front loading washer...
    Oh god...I'm off to go check! ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     23 Mar 2012 9:43 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Hey all, Haven't checked in in awhile. Raynn - I'm sorry you're feeling so discouraged, but I totally agree with everyone else. You probably do...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     18 Mar 2012 2:24 PM

      What size shoe is your 2 year old wearing?
    My DD has just started to wear size sevens, so I don't think an 8 @ 2.5 is too unusual ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     12 Mar 2012 7:40 AM

      Hand foot and mouth.
    Same as above. In NS, it is a non-exclusionary illness at our daycare. Just a warning: DD's feet were peeling for weeks afterwards, and just...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     5 Mar 2012 8:42 PM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Um, Sweettan, you look great!! I love the dresses and that skirt is GORGEOUS! Congrats What does NSV stand for? I tried on a pair...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     5 Mar 2012 8:39 PM

      Re: Mammograms - had one??
    I had one about five years ago (suspicious lumps) even though I was only in my mid-twenties. I had a number of fibroids in one...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Mar 2012 8:07 PM

      WBers Blog Rollcall *xpost*
    yay! I used to LOVE reading your blog and was so bummed when you stopped! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Mar 2012 6:47 AM

      Silly behaviour -- do you discipline?
    We're going through it over here too! What I have found helps is that I tap my ear and say, "listen" (and then I say...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     2 Mar 2012 10:03 AM

      hair clips and head bands and hats--help!
    Looking forward to hearing replies! DD has NEVER enjoyed having anything on her head (with the exception of her winter hat, and any of daddy's...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     29 Feb 2012 9:12 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Congrat Raynn!! That's a great week and you worked so hard, so enjoy AFM - my weigh in is tonight. I'm interested to see what...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Feb 2012 5:29 PM

      Hand foot and mouth disease input pls
    DD ended up with it about a month ago. I kinda of figured that was what it was, and checked with a walk in clinic....

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     28 Feb 2012 9:18 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Hey all, Wow! I can't keep up with the SO's! SweetTan - glad you're feeling confident Woot for your TMI! Sami - would love to...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Feb 2012 10:06 AM

      I'm one proud mama!!!
    Yay secret!! Fabulous news!!! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Feb 2012 2:12 PM

      Could any of you physically not have sex pp? TMI!!
    I had that exact problem...I'm not going to share the details here, but I will pm you Rest assured, it's an easy (but time consuming)...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     25 Feb 2012 11:39 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Hey all, My first WI went well - down 0.6 lbs! I feel like I could've done better, so I've been working hard to track...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Feb 2012 9:48 AM

      Re: How much $ at the end of each month
    Our situation is very similar to Teacher Wife's. If an emergency arises, we can divert some $$, but basically have budgeted ourselves very closely. It's...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Feb 2012 6:49 AM

      Orlando with a toddler
    We went to FLorida last year when DD was 15 months. IMHO we didn't take her to Disney because I didn't think she was ready...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Feb 2012 5:38 PM

      going back to work...how did you survive x-post
    I had a full on meltdown the night before, but as soon as I walked in the doors that morning, I was a completely different...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     17 Feb 2012 11:08 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Congrats on your losses nikki and Teacup! AFM - I'm on day five and I'm broken I have a big exam tomorrow morning, and just...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     15 Feb 2012 7:40 PM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    My first weigh in was great! The scale there shows me 1.6 lbs less than my scale at home Meeting was interesting; didn't give me...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Feb 2012 8:50 AM

      Re: Dry scalp in the winter..help please!
    I thought I had just dandruff issues for years, but it turns out to be psoriasis. Since you don't expose your head much in the...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Feb 2012 8:48 AM

      Re: Do you "Instagram"?
    I use it, but I don't really follow anyone (or have anyone follow me!). If I really like the particular pic, I upload it to...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     15 Feb 2012 8:46 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    I have my first weigh in tonight! I'm only on day three right now, and so far have managed to stay within my daily 26...

  • Money Matters
     14 Feb 2012 8:03 AM

      Re: I love tax time
    [quote=Bella16] Last year was my tax year from mat leave and I owed almost $4,000. quote] Same here - the only downside to getting mat...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     13 Feb 2012 10:21 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Hi everyone...can I join in? I just signed up for WW this morning and am looking to lose about 10 lbs before our trip to...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Feb 2012 10:56 PM

      Re: Travel consent letters
    we had our neighbor sign ours. No biggie! ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     11 Feb 2012 8:36 PM

      Re: Breakast
    Hard boiled egg and a smoothie (using yogourt, spinach, berries and a banana). I eat/drink on my drive to work (6:45am) and am full until...

  • Home Life
     6 Feb 2012 7:53 AM

      Re: Can I get your opinion? (colour & decor)
    My vote is for a black door too - what about adding a bright cheerful wreath (with yellow tones!). I LOVE that picture in your...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Feb 2012 7:36 AM

      American Airlines Question
    I flew with them when DD was just shy of 4 months. It never occured to me to ask for a bassinet! I simply carried...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Feb 2012 7:10 PM

      Your kid's privacy at daycare- UPDATE
    I wouldn't have a huge problem with it, but I wouldn't mention that to the DCP privately. When DD was bit, I had to sign...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     31 Jan 2012 6:49 PM

      WHY is he being so BAD???
    We went through this for about a month, just around DD's 2nd birthday (so, last month). I really, really thought it was going to last...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Jan 2012 6:32 PM

      HFM Disease - Educate me please!
    Thanks! We did take DD in as a precaution, mostly because of the sores in the her mouth. The doctor took a swab of her...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Jan 2012 11:09 AM

      HFM Disease - Educate me please!
    I think DD has HFM disease! The past two days, she's seemed a bit off. Nothing major, just a slight fever, not interested in eating...

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