10 Nov 2003
 Seattle, WA



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  • Miscellaneous
     2 Oct 2012 1:26 PM

      Re: Goodbye WBs...For real
    Goodbye WB. Thanks for helping me obsess over stationary, countdown the days, complimenting my pictures, keeping me busy when I should've been working, supporting me...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Jun 2012 5:32 PM

      Re: Was hubby in the wrong?
    Being lucky that you have inlaws who love their grandchild and want to spend time with her and having inlaws who push the boundaries and...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Jun 2012 5:23 PM

      Re: Hello????
    Whoa. This sort of childish, board-on-board nonsense just screams high school. Stop it. Grow up. If you don't like it here, stay away. If you...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Jun 2012 9:52 PM

      Re: Is it faux pas to not wear a bra in the gym?
    I sort of think that once one becomes a grown up, one should typically wear a bra when out in public. Just as a general...

  • Miscellaneous
     16 May 2012 1:47 PM

      Re: WWYD- A Mother's Day FAIL
    Okay, so here's the thing. You know he's not affectionate or sentimental, so it can't come as a surprise that he bombed Mother's Day, right?...

  • Home Life
     27 Apr 2012 2:43 PM

      Re: Landscaping estimates - what's "reasonable"?
    I hate gardening, landscaping and anything of the sort. Detest it. Would rather pay a billion dollars than DIY it. (And we're pretty hands on...

  • Home Life
     25 Apr 2012 1:24 PM

      Re: Black/dark brown trim?
    I love black interior doors, but I think you need the right house for it. We're thinking we'll do it to the home we own...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 1:06 PM

      Re: What Nail Polish Colours do you LOVE?
    Damnit - I really wanted Hayden! Glad I didn't get it. I absolutely LOVE Helena. I'm not usually a bright nail polish person, but I...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 9:10 PM

      So...how do you shave your legs?
    I'm a grown up. I've been shaving my legs for many years. And I'm clearly still doing it wrong. I have very pale skin. And...

  • Home Life
     23 Apr 2012 7:10 PM

      Re: White Kitchen's are all the rage??
    I agree with everyone else - pick what you love. Your kitchen is never going to play with the other kitchens, so it doesn't really...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 5:11 PM

      Dogs and kids - WWYD?
    Well, I think that when you're in an off leash area, you need to expect to be approached by dogs of all shapes and sizes,...

  • Home Life
     19 Apr 2012 7:27 PM

      Re: WWYD - Tile that looks like wood
    There's no way you'd ever be able to actually match it so if you're set on hardwood-look tile, I'd go completely different or it could...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     18 Apr 2012 10:34 PM

      Has anyone seen the ridiculousness in Misc?
    Honestly? Not a good PR move, but also exactly what they are all thinking. Contrary to the opinions on Misc, boards just do not make...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Apr 2012 3:17 PM

      Re: April beauty boxes!
    You know how it sucks when you're in Canada and read about all of these cool things or advantages people in the US have? Well,...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     18 Apr 2012 1:29 PM

      What's up with the '.'?
    Okay, so I get adding the periods to your child's name to make it un-google-able. I don't do it because I operate under the assumption...

  • Home Life
     18 Apr 2012 11:29 AM

      Re: Our Closet Makeover
    We did it very easily and inexpensively (because we did the demo and then found out we were moving to the US ASAP). We took...

  • Home Life
     17 Apr 2012 4:50 PM

      Re: Our Closet Makeover
    We did that in the house we own and for the short time we lived there, we LOVED it. We did it in the mudroom...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Apr 2012 2:09 PM

      Nicknames - which letter to choose?
    I'm Rebecca. As a child, I was Becky consistently but anything like name art (like a sign my aunt made for my room) was done...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     15 Apr 2012 11:40 AM

      Public Bathrooms - Solo - What age
    What's "on their own" mean? Like, say, at a restaurant - is alone you going into the bathroom with them but them going into the...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     13 Apr 2012 2:59 PM

      if you take your kids camping questions
    Crap. Now I REALLY want a tent trailer! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     13 Apr 2012 2:04 PM

      if you take your kids camping questions
    We used to camp a lot but haven't really since having two kids. Actually, our last camping trip was cut short because I got a...

  • WB Zoo
     13 Apr 2012 12:19 PM

    Texts From My Dog!
    I sent it to my sister - she has a serious love affair with our family dog. She's always said that the only thing that...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     11 Apr 2012 7:57 PM

    Poor Maddy - she'll never learn. Our neighborhood is so hilly that there is absolutely no way she can ride her bike around our house....

  • Home Life
     11 Apr 2012 12:43 PM

      Re: Is this a bad colour idea for kitchen cabinets?
    I've lived in a lot of houses and in most, we've done everything based on resale. In our last house, the house we'd intended to...

  • The Prairies
     9 Apr 2012 12:24 AM

      Re: Saskatoon mani and pedi
    I absolutely LOVE Beverly Ashdown. I'm not impressed with Spa Ahava - they lacked that spa pampering - no one helped me when I arrived...

  • Recipe Swap
     7 Apr 2012 7:06 PM

      Restaurant copy cat recipes
    Apparently, the cactus cut taters themselves are just soaked in jalepeno juice before cooking which is what makes them spicy. (And there's my contribution to...

  • Home Life
     5 Apr 2012 4:16 PM

      Re: Any ideas or thoughts as to painting out Fireplace
    So, what I figure is if it's not worth keeping, it's worth painting - so if it's not refinish-able wood that could be re-stained to...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Apr 2012 6:13 PM

      car seat help
    Honestly...this just isn't a thing. I mean, AT MOST, some car seats do not recommend bracing the carseat against the front vehicle seat. Not because...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Apr 2012 4:34 PM

      car seat help
    Okay - so the front car seat was pushed back into the rear-facing carseat? Like, by some one in the front seat needing more legroom?...

  • WB Zoo
     2 Apr 2012 1:50 PM

      Moving with Cats- sad thoughts
    So, okay. The vet thing - I think your vet would reassure you that comes cats are a challenge at the vet. Our younger cat...

  • Home Life
     26 Mar 2012 8:03 PM

      Re: Marshalls in Canada
    If it makes you feel any better - I've been totally unimpressed with the Marshalls I've been to. I trade Marshalls for HomeSense any day....

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Mar 2012 6:21 PM

      Re: MIss Canada Universe
    Let's see...how do I say this really super politely? It's a beauty contest. She's not interviewing for the role of President of the World. I'm...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Mar 2012 12:31 PM

      Re: How to negotiate when buying a new car?
    Sometimes, if you aren't a confident negotiator, it's easier to play off each other. I'm comfortable negotiating but detest test driving. I really, really don't...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Mar 2012 8:24 PM

      Re: Question about drinking at business events
    I had an employee years ago who was very young, very sheltered and on her own in a new city for university - her first...

  • Home Life
     22 Mar 2012 11:35 AM

      Re: Kijiji find - rejuvenated.
    You know what? I bought a dresser off of Craigslist and painted it (I think) that exact same yellow! Very fun! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Mar 2012 1:56 PM

      Re: I suck at makeup
    I also recommend Sephora or somewhere with multiple lines. Shoppers is nice because they have, obviously, drugstore brand stuff as well which is cheaper. But...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Mar 2012 5:35 PM

      Re: What's changed for you?
    What's changed for me? Honestly, I've been pretty turned off of Misc. I've basically avoided it. I wonder if that will become habit? Not because...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     19 Mar 2012 12:17 PM

    NKR- Tell me why you love your washer!
    So, we've lived in...6?...houses in the past 6 years? That's a lot of time to fine-tune our appliance preferences! We've had entry level to very...

  • The Prairies
     18 Mar 2012 2:05 PM

      Re: NWR - Saskatoon cakes
    Try Cake My Day . All of her cakes are incredible (like, truly art) but her kids cakes are just out of this world. I...

  • Fashion & Style
     13 Mar 2012 3:18 PM

      Re: Can you alter the silhouette of a dress?
    Most bridal gowns come with a few inches of seam allowance, which allows a dress to be let out minimally. So, without any more info,...

  • Home Life
     9 Mar 2012 5:13 PM

      Re: Do you offer your guests slippers?
    We don't do it, as we don't have a ton of guests (except family from back home). But if we did have regular guests, we'd...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     9 Mar 2012 4:24 PM

      Bedding for 'Big Kids'
    What I did with Maddy's room (in hopes of it growing with her for a bit) was buy solid color bedding, with texture (for a...

  • Miscellaneous
     8 Mar 2012 6:40 PM

      Re: What Nail Polish Colours do you LOVE?
    These are relatively the two I got last time: ...

  • Miscellaneous
     8 Mar 2012 4:43 PM

      Re: What Nail Polish Colours do you LOVE?
    Last time, I got two - and lucked out (it's totally random - there are a variety of pre packed boxes all worth at least...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Mar 2012 9:15 PM

      Re: Julep Maven Question
    Drives me NUTS when I get one of those slips. Half the time, I know it's totally untrue because I was home when they "attempted...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Mar 2012 3:43 PM

      Re: Is there another forum out there like WB?
    In case anyone was still interested (I'm SO sorry for those that PM-ed asking that I forgot to get back to!) - hitched just finished...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Mar 2012 2:02 PM

      Did BLW not work for anyone?
    So, after following "the rules" with Maddy and finding feeding remarkably stressful compared to so many other things we did as parents, we decided with...

  • Home Life
     5 Mar 2012 2:08 PM

      Re: glass or solid stairwell... upgrade?
    Oh...I love the glass, and even more, the floating stairs. I don't know if I could justify the cost - that would be the only...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     2 Mar 2012 5:31 PM

      Bugaboo Frog
    I have a Cameleon and I love it. And honestly, until reading it on here, it never occurred to me that the storage basket was...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Mar 2012 3:35 PM

      Re: Any other ON teachers freaking out?
    But...I don't know that I've seen many teachers suggest that they DON'T have perks? I mean, that's the thing. If some one who is a...

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