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 24 Jan 2005
 Calgary

tojules

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  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 11:39 AM

      Re: etiquette when someone agrees to look after kids
    If someone were to leave their kids to us, I would assume that we've talked about it before hand and discussed a lot of the...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 10:05 AM

      Re: Do you cook?
    I cook, but it's about 50/50...that also swings one way or the other depending on our schedules and stuff we have planned. The busier we...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Apr 2012 3:45 PM

      Re: A WWYD for my DH- long read
    Are they getting kickbacks for the equipment or something? I'd say suck it and find something else, it's not the only fitness option out there....

  • Home Life
     27 Apr 2012 1:51 PM

      Re: Landscaping estimates - what's "reasonable"?
    Not registering conceit with your post at all MH. I've seen the photos when you posted your yard...if you were here and we were friends,...

  • Home Life
     27 Apr 2012 11:18 AM

      Landscaping estimates - what's "reasonable"?
    We've got good grass in our back yard...our flower beds are all empty. We've done the majority of the clean up work. Now, we really...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Apr 2012 10:48 AM

      Re: buying a house- things you wished you'd considered
    If it has a garage, don't be afraid to see if your car fits. First day in our new house DH parked in the garage...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 11:46 PM

      Re: Ellen the voice for 50 shades audio book!
    Ellen is awesome! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 11:45 PM

      Re: What are you reading?
    Newest BDB book was good. . Finished it a week ago. I still like the earlier ones better... But DH appreciates them. Working through 50...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 4:26 PM

      Re: Rock on, people. Rock On.
    The Wave bangs, frosted hair, Sun-In, Aqua Net....I'll soooooo pass on those trends again. I think I'm still trying to wash the hairspray off me...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 3:52 PM

      Re: Telus Lolalty Department or Iphone Battery Help
    We have the same battery issues with our 3G (not even the S). Usually if we hard boot the sucker, everything goes back to normal....

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 11:56 AM

      Re: Anyone or their DH like Salami?
    There is also a bacon of the month club...saw that on Best Thing I Ever Ate a couple of months ago. Sadly, they only deliver...

  • Home Life
     26 Apr 2012 10:45 AM

      Re: Screen help please
    TJ, get the magic screen! Do it! My mother keeps telling us to do it. I tell her she's just trying to be cruel to...

  • Home Life
     26 Apr 2012 10:40 AM

      Re: House insurance
    We used TD Meloche Monnex. We get alumni discounts, multi-policy discounts. We really like them. We had our first ever house claim in November and...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 10:31 AM

      Re: Happy AP Day!
    I got a card. In past years, I always got flowers and a gift card or a gift basket. Ever since another admin was added...I...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 10:16 AM

      Re: Rock on, people. Rock On.
    I had almost completely removed that song and those cheesey images from my head. Thanks for putting it right back. Off to contaminate other...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 1:11 PM

      Re: WWYD - Providing Inspection Reports?
    That's kind of like CarFax for houses...interesting. In your situation, I'd probably just not get back to her...ignore the call and let it go. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 1:09 PM

      Re: How to delete songs from iPod
    I have an old Shuffle...I had to hook up the iPod to iTunes, uncheck the "automatically sync from" button...then it let me go in and...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 1:05 PM

      Re: WWYD - Providing Inspection Reports?
    I'm not sure I would give them to her after your additional post. She might try to sue saying that the inspection said the house...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 1:01 PM

      Re: Calgary Dr's taking new patients? *x-post*
    Yup, most of the Oasis Medical Centres are taking new patients...they're popping up all over the place. They've got a form on their website to...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 12:44 PM

      Re: WWYD - Providing Inspection Reports?
    As long as the reports show that there were enough wrong with the house to support why you backed away (I think there is a...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 11:46 AM

      Re: Happy AP Day!
    We're all being taken to lunch next week, but nothing acknowledged today....just another day here. ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     25 Apr 2012 11:38 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    That's not too bad Kel, considering. Not much happening here. Getting in my veggies, traded pop for sparkling water (no sugar)...just something about the fizzies...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 10:57 AM

      Re: Happy AP Day!
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  • Miscellaneous
     25 Apr 2012 10:54 AM

      Re: Happy AP Day!
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  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 6:40 PM

      Re: The price of a purse?
    Yup, BTR is Beyond the Rack. Just lately I've noticed that they're carrying "previously owned" handbags and scarves, most of it LV. Even today they...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 5:12 PM

      Re: Vacuum: good quality central vac vs. Dyson?
    Oh yah...we do have a shag carpet from Costco, our Dyson HATES it. I have to use the floor attachment on it to vac...can't use...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 4:19 PM

      Re: Vacuum: good quality central vac vs. Dyson?
    I really dislike our central vac and it's apparently a good one..., power head, attachments, even has a animal print cozy for the hose. I...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 3:47 PM

      Re: Best flooring options for a home with a dog?
    Your floor shouldn't sound hollow to walk on no matter what you put on it. That's either cheap product or bad installation. I've seen some...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 3:43 PM

      Re: Ashes to ashes...
    I was just reading, National Parks have restrictions and do require you get to permission prior to doing it. Other places don't have any formal...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 3:34 PM

      Re: Ashes to ashes...
    I know of a few people whose ashes have been scattered, usually it's done illegally as you do need a permit to do it. I've...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 3:01 PM

      Re: When life gives you lemons- a poll
    When life gives you something sucky, you turn around and spruce it up into something better...at least that's what it means to me. I prefer...when...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 2:58 PM

      Re: The price of a purse?
    Ok, stupid question time...that little card thingy hanging off the purse. Is that part of the purse, or, is that supposed to be removed? I've...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 2:26 PM

      Re: The price of a purse?
    Hey..no judging here. My spending habits would be different I'm sure if my bank account were different too. Nah, who am I kidding...I grew up...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 1:56 PM

      Re: Best flooring options for a home with a dog?
    In our condo we had vinyl laminate and it hid a multitude of sins there. Now we have dark walnut hardwood and you can see...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 1:01 PM

      Re: The price of a purse?
    It wasn't until I met DH that I actually started carrying a purse. Before that...I was a wallet only girl. Somewhere between our first date...

  • Home Life
     24 Apr 2012 12:59 PM

      Re: How to kill bamboo?
    Get a panda? Sorry, no help here. I know nothing about bamboo. Can you dig it up and get rid of it that way? Or...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 12:55 PM

      Re: The price of a purse?
    I'm a luggage store girl. But then again I do like to change up frequently. I can't really commit to a purse for too long....

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 12:17 PM

      The price of a purse?
    I was just on BTR looking at purses and I found myself sitting looking at a sold sign over a purse and wondering "Who pays...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     24 Apr 2012 11:30 AM

      Re: The NEW Weight Watchers Support Thread!!
    Just checking in. Had my WI this am. Up 0.1 lbs. I think that's pretty decent considering I've got a serious bloat on from that...

  • Home Life
     24 Apr 2012 11:21 AM

      Re: Outdated house in older neighbourhood or New house
    I would have loved an older established neighbourhood, but unfortunately, they weren't in our price range. So, we live in new development (4 years old,...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 10:53 AM

      Re: Spider infestation?
    In the last week we've had 4 spiders in our house, all the same kind...little black buggers that move fast. *getting the shivers even thinking...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 10:17 AM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    When we went to our voting station last night, there was barely anybody there...volunteers outnumbered the people voting. Last election, we waited almost 45 minutes...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 6:10 PM

      Re: Book p.imps
    Not that I'm splitting hairs here...but buying a book and reselling it, that kind of plays in with all of this too doesn't it? I...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 5:12 PM

      Book p.imps
    First off, I can't believe I actually used a period in my subject line...but, whomp there it is. So today's "ethics" issue...I found myself a...

  • Home Life
     23 Apr 2012 3:24 PM

      Re: Black/dark brown trim?
    We've got a funny brown trim in our whole house, the doors are the same colour...I really don't care for it but it would be...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 3:17 PM

      Re: WWYD?
    I would call my doc's office and try for an appointment for same day explaining the situation...this would pretty much trump everything I'm doing and...

  • Home Life
     23 Apr 2012 1:58 PM

      Re: Black or Stainless Appliances?
    We have black and I'm pretty happy with it. I'd really have to find a screaming deal to replace it with stainless. I hate seeing...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 11:00 AM

      Re: Tell me about your thoughts on the AB election...
    Another not voting for the WR here. After someone of the statements I read on the weekend "burning lake of fire" for the gay crowd...another...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 1:52 PM

      Re: Hotel Check In
    In Vegas, they wouldn't give DH the room number because my name was on the room and not his...he couldn't do anything with the reservation,...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 10:50 AM

      Re: do you speak to your ex?
    Ex-bf and I used to e-mail over the years, sent a lot of e-mails back and forth while he was in Iraq...stayed in touch after...

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