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  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     25 May 2012 12:38 PM

      Too much Toilet Paper...wwyd?
    Those are good ideas. I can only commiserate. I am pretty sure DD is costing me as much in TP as she ever did in...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     15 May 2012 2:33 PM

      Boots, boots, and only boots - the shoe battle!
    LMAO. Not what you want to hear but I just go with it. I have pictures of DD last summer wearing her bathing suit and...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 May 2012 1:04 PM

      Re: What helps you alleviate stress?
    Yeah, I think working for your parents would be a lot harder than a spouse...at least DH and I are sort of equals but I...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 May 2012 12:38 PM

      Re: What helps you alleviate stress?
    I feel your pain - I work with DH. Sometimes I fantasize about a new job. I like to cook/bake. This past weekend I channeled...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     2 May 2012 12:55 AM

      Mom Jeans
    J-brand hi rise are great, but a bit of a splurge. I wear my jeans every day as well, so that's how I justify spending...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 10:11 PM

      Re: Modular patio furniture? Wtb?? Costco?!
    Costco is great and easy for returns - one of the few place I will order from unseen! You could also try the Bay: http://www2.thebay.com/patio2012/en/brands/sung-outdoor/barcelona.html...

  • Home Life
     30 Apr 2012 3:07 PM

      Re: Tired of stuff upstairs after flood!!
    I feel your pain. We moved in in Oct and reno'd our basement starting in January. We had stuff piled up in our living room...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     30 Apr 2012 1:11 PM

    NBR Recommend a bra
    I agree a fitting makes a world of difference. That said my last fitting was when I weaned, and recently I needed some new bras...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     26 Apr 2012 10:05 PM

      Best time of day to fly with toddler?
    Preface that DD is not a great flier. Her first ever flight we did a trip where the 5 hour flight there & back began...

  • Home Life
     25 Apr 2012 7:19 PM

      Re: our kitchen and laundry room backsplash pics!
    Wow - I LOVE the laundry room tile! Great job. ...

  • Home Life
     25 Apr 2012 12:11 PM

      Re: How to kill bamboo?
    Not liking this feedback. I will try trimming it and see if I hate it less. I think it would look fine in the...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     25 Apr 2012 12:05 PM

      Spin - leaving kids in the car
    Hmm. Depends on your daycare layout and location IMO. DD is in a big center and I need to walk down a long winding hallway...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     24 Apr 2012 3:16 PM

      What is on your toddler's bed?
    I thought my post was going to be "2 blankets, a pillow, and about 800 stuffed animals", lol. I use a waterproof cover. DD is...

  • Home Life
     24 Apr 2012 1:03 PM

      Re: How to kill bamboo?
    Panda - I like it! My dogs might not though. Originally Posted By: tojules ...

  • Home Life
     24 Apr 2012 12:53 PM

      How to kill bamboo?
    I've googled it, and to be honest I'm kind of terrified. Just wondering if anyone has some experience here. There is a jungle of bamboo...

  • Home Life
     23 Apr 2012 5:50 PM

      Re: White Kitchen's are all the rage??
    I agree - do what you love. I love dark kitchens but ours is tiny, so we'll go white when we redo it. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 5:44 PM

      Neighbours and carseats - wwyd?
    I probably wouldn't say anything. You'd have to live under a rock IMO to not realize that a kid that young should be in a...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 4:20 PM

      Dogs and kids - WWYD?
    I think even when in a dog park dogs should be expected to be polite to people. You should expect to be approached by dogs...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 3:46 PM

    Runny nose - molars? cold? allergies?
    Sinus infection? What color is it? If it's affecting his sleep and it's been that long without a break and still just getting worse I'd...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 2:33 PM

      throwing up from too much junk-food?
    My DH throws up when he eats too much rich food. It's always a big, rich, multi-course fatty meal, eaten 8pm or later. Usually there...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     21 Apr 2012 12:58 PM

      Do you keep LO's shoes for second child?
    I save the barely used ones - like winter boots, dress shoes, etc. I toss her every day shoes. They are generally pretty beat up...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     21 Apr 2012 12:03 PM

      Badger Sunscreen - WTB
    Do you have Choices in the east? I've bought it there. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 10:54 PM

      Re: parents/ILs who live close by
    My mom is about 45 minutes away and I see her about every other week. DH's mom is 5 minutes away, and we see them...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 4:48 PM

      Re: Passport Application Horror Stories
    Silly me for trusting the US Department of homeland security over a bunch of internet posters. [Sorry - I just feel bad seeing you obviously...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 3:09 PM

      Re: Passport Application Horror Stories
    They won't let you do rush service unless you have proof of travel that requires it - ie in less than 20 days. If I...

  • Home Life
     20 Apr 2012 12:35 PM

      Re: Any ideas(UPDATE BELOW) painting out Fireplace
    Hmm. I see what you mean. I think it's the mix of all the textures. Textured ceiling and very different textured fireplace that throws it...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Apr 2012 4:28 PM

      Re: Travelling, Passport Questions
    ^Spiable, I did exactly what you are doing last Aug. Passport in married name, and my Drivers license and plane ticket in maiden name. I...

  • Recipe Swap
     19 Apr 2012 1:58 PM

      Tomato Replacement
    For pizza I would brush with olive oil, garlic, and parm, then add your toppings - yum! Or pesto like Mmebruni suggested - pesto prawn...

  • Starting a Family
     19 Apr 2012 12:48 AM

      Where's AF??
    OP, Sorry I have no input...Maybe a trip to the Dr is in order? ETA - OK I remove my lol at the spam. I...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Apr 2012 4:11 PM

      Re: Selling in Orleans - question
    OMG Baby, fingers crossed for you!!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Apr 2012 2:38 PM

      Re: My neighbor wants to kill my cat.
    If someone with any seriousness or really even jokingly threatened to gas my pet I wouldn't be talking to them again, ever, sorry, I agree...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Apr 2012 3:14 PM

      Re: Looking for Baby Shower ideas and how to host one
    Casual BBQ with guys/girls would be really fun, I also like FF's wording about giving GC's or cash instead of gifts. IMO the invitations do...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Apr 2012 1:53 PM

    WTB-child headphones
    I bought DD a pair at TRU. They don't have the exact ones on the website, the ones I bought were stupidly expensive but I...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Apr 2012 1:27 PM

    PSA - free shipping at The Children's Place today
    Ooh, I've been waiting for that. Thanks! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Apr 2012 1:26 PM

      Recommend a 2 year old bday present
    DD has a couple of those pop up tents and she LOVES them. It came as a set with 2 different sized tents and a...

  • Home Life
     17 Apr 2012 1:13 PM

      Re: Gardening / Yardening Idea & Plans 2012
    Thanks ladies for all the suggestions! MH the pic was taken last weekend. The flowers are turning orange-y now and starting to fall off. Originally...

  • Home Life
     16 Apr 2012 2:24 PM

      Re: Our Closet Makeover
    I have a really similar "closet" at my entryway. Right now I just have a shoe pile under the bench seat. When we redo it...

  • Money Matters
     14 Apr 2012 9:12 PM

      Re: Small Business questions
    That means they are incorporated. Ltd is the short form of Limited which is a corporate designation. You can only have a corporate designation after...

  • Home Life
     14 Apr 2012 12:45 PM

      Re: Gardening / Yardening Idea & Plans 2012
    Also - Aqua - hope you have a nice visit. And, I'm sad that your hammock stand is such a boring colour. I love your...

  • Home Life
     14 Apr 2012 12:44 PM

      Re: Gardening / Yardening Idea & Plans 2012
    OK, after a 4 day gong show and several rants to the hauling company (pretty sure I terrified those poor kids...) our junk is gone....

  • Home Life
     14 Apr 2012 12:02 PM

      Re: Our Closet Makeover
    Ooh! I love the layout. I might copy it in a few months. ...

  • Home Life
     13 Apr 2012 10:22 PM

      Re: When moving out of your home - etiquette
    I wouldn't clean the carpets, especially if you know they are ripping them up. I don't think you need to hire someone to clean (and...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2012 5:02 PM

      Re: What is your go-to stir fry sauce?
    My current go-to is splash of olive oil or sesame oil into the pan, then add a couple cloves of garlic (chopped) and some grated...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     13 Apr 2012 12:08 PM

      Where to buy Big Boy room bedding
    I was going to suggest Bed Bath and Beyond too, they have really cute stuff. You can get a 20% off coupon emailed to you...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     12 Apr 2012 1:36 PM

      Car seat during shuttle/cab type ride??
    I wouldn't bother installing the carseat for a 5 minute shuttle ride and it definitely wouldn't be a legal requirement. We recently did a trip...

  • Money Matters
     11 Apr 2012 11:48 PM

      Re: Small Business questions
    1) What is the difference between being incorporated and a sole proprietorship, if any? - your business becomes it's own entity vs being an extension...

  • Home Life
     11 Apr 2012 4:12 PM

      Re: Is this a bad colour idea for kitchen cabinets?
    I agree with Nesting, in a bigger kitchen the two-tone works. And IMO those cabinets don't look cheap in any way. But I wouldn't do...

  • Home Life
     11 Apr 2012 2:27 PM

      Re: Gardening / Yardening Idea & Plans 2012
    Junk collectors in today (FINALLY!!!), fence parts being ordered, progress soon!!! We have all kinds of things blooming back there that I am going to...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Apr 2012 12:17 PM

      Re: Getting the smell out of towels
    Everytime something smells I soak overnight in oxyclean. It's worked on any smell I've encountered so far. ...

  • Home Life
     10 Apr 2012 8:32 PM

      Re: talk to me about title insurance.. a few questions
    No I think she really does mean title insurance. For us, in BC, I think was required by RBC who we had our mortgage with....

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