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 26 Nov 2006
 Halifax, NS

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  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     24 Apr 2012 4:30 PM

      What is on your toddler's bed?
    I have a waterproof mattress pad between the mattress & bottom sheet on DD's twin bed. We're not training yet, but we already had one...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Mar 2012 5:17 PM

      Big Kid Bed
    We ordered ours from TRU. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Feb 2012 1:27 PM

      I'm one proud mama!!!
    That's exciting news! Have fun underwear shopping ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     29 Jan 2012 1:25 PM

      HFM Disease - Educate me please!
    DD had this several weeks ago. It freaked me out, but thank goodness for 811 as they were able to diagnose her over the phone....

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Dec 2011 10:17 AM

      Re: Abnormal pap result
    I had a series of abnormal paps prior to having DC. Over the course of 2 years I was tested every 6 months and went...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     21 Dec 2011 9:43 AM

      Re: Going somewhere warm in April?
    Our most recent tropical vacations (Dominican & Mexico) have been in April as that is also when my vacation rolls over. We've always been lucky...

  • Home Life
     18 Nov 2011 10:41 AM

      Re: How silly will this look? (Paint Q)
    Thank you Scotia! I have decided to do both rooms the same color - just makes everything sooo much easier!! ...

  • Home Life
     16 Nov 2011 2:57 PM

      Re: How silly will this look? (Paint Q)
    Yes Nesting, eventually we plan on adding a backsplash - so another good point. ...

  • Home Life
     16 Nov 2011 10:06 AM

      How silly will this look? (Paint Q)
    Ok, so painters are coming next week. Our home is open concept and the dining room & kitchen flow into one. Current wall color is...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Oct 2011 10:16 AM

      Watching you put on makeup
    DD is 21 months and I bring her to our bed in the mornings just before I start getting ready. She sits patiently and watches...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     27 Sep 2011 10:05 AM

      Re: What (last minute) trip websites do you use?
    We've boked last-minute vaca's through SelloffVacations & Air Canada Vacations. We usually book anywhere from 3-6 weeks in advance, so I keep all the travel...

  • Home Life
     27 Sep 2011 7:50 AM

      Re: Do you have a dish rack on your kitchen counter?
    Nope, I don't like them either. So instead of a rack, I just leave the dishes to dry on a teatowel, then put them away...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     22 Sep 2011 10:04 AM

      HRM Photographer
    Thanks everyone for the suggestions!! Now, I have no excuse to put this off any longer Off to check out the websites.... ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     21 Sep 2011 8:01 AM

      HRM Photographer
    I'm looking for a photographer in the HRM area to do family photo's this fall. Any recommendations? Sample pictures would be most appreciated!! DD...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     20 Sep 2011 8:18 PM

      Halifax GTG
    I'd be very interested in a weekend or evening coffee/shopping GTG! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     22 Aug 2011 1:50 PM

      Toys for 18+ months
    DD loves the FP "My First Doll House" that we recently bought for her. She plays with it almost everyday. Other things she's into right...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Aug 2011 2:07 PM

      Babies with lots of hair & 1st haircut??
    DD had her first haircut at 9 months old. We took her to my hairdresser and she sat on DH's lap while watching in the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     12 Aug 2011 9:25 AM

      Snacks for afterwards?
    All the packing & preparing we did, we totally forgot to bring snacks! I was able to order off a menu once in the newborn...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Jul 2011 3:02 PM

      Caffeine - when could you tolerate it again?
    Right away. I remember sending DH to the hospital Timmy's the morning after DD was born, and I was very (happily) surprised how well it...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     27 Jul 2011 2:26 PM

      Re: My 100 pound weight loss!
    Sami, you look fabulous!!!! Glad to see this post. You've worked so hard and WOW, has it paid off. What a journey....and a great accomplishment!...

  • Home Life
     27 Jul 2011 8:20 AM

      Re: Do you have a house alarm?
    I realize an alarm is not going to prevent crime, but here are a few of my fav features: 1) the door chime - lets...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Jul 2011 12:02 PM

      Re: Work related: what do you pay a month for parking?
    I work in Halifax and pay $120 month for indoor parking within my facility. Oh, and I was on a waiting list for 16 months!...

  • Home Life
     10 Jun 2011 9:55 AM

      Re: What colour siding do you have or prefer?
    We have Harvard Slate as our siding color. Not the most exciting color in the world, but we really like it: ...

  • Home Life
     9 Jun 2011 8:05 AM

      Re: My Gardens Before and After!
    Beautiful!! I long for full gardens someday. You did an amazing job! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     7 Jun 2011 2:43 PM

      Daycare transition - your experiences?
    DD started at a dayhome when she was 12 months and cried every morning for almost a month. She didn't nap well and would come...

  • Newfoundland & The Maritimes
     30 May 2011 9:12 AM

      Re: Summer Cottage Rentals - NS/NB/PEI
    Great, thanks for posting the links! I'm happy to report that we found a great chalet near Pictou, NS, but I will keep your recommendations...

  • Newfoundland & The Maritimes
     24 May 2011 8:51 AM

      Summer Cottage Rentals - NS/NB/PEI
    **I've updated the title to include NS!** DH and I are hoping to book a cottage this July. Preferably NS, but open to NB &...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     22 May 2011 1:56 PM

      Tell me about Kindermusik
    I started taking DD when she was 4 months old and she loved it! She was colic and I found it very difficult to take...

  • Home Life
     6 May 2011 10:25 AM

      Re: when your neighbours post a for sale sign.....WDYD
    Another one who stalks MLS for local listings! Our neighbours recently sold their house, but they are on a hill with lots of trees, so...

  • Home Life
     5 May 2011 6:03 PM

      Re: Curtains over patio door?
    We also have curtains on our patio doors (double doors, only one opens) and we slide them out of the way with no problems! I...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     3 May 2011 8:32 AM

      Re: Dominican AI with good food?
    I second the GBP Ambar! We stayed there in April and the food was fantastic. ...

  • Home Life
     3 May 2011 8:21 AM

      Re: Selling your house - curtains, etc
    When we sold our house, we left all of the blinds because they were custom cut for the windows. We didn't have many curtains, but...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     3 May 2011 7:47 AM

      how often do you...
    Every weekend we give the house a through vacuuming. DH polishes the hardwood and I mop the tiles. The in-between really depends how energetic we...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Apr 2011 8:23 AM

      Re: For fun...what it your Royal Wedding guest name?
    Lady Mary Muffin-St.Margaret ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Apr 2011 7:48 PM

      XP - Halifax Mommies - new stores
    Are you serious? When? Where exactly...I need details!!!!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2011 9:44 PM

      Re: What do you/will you do with your tax refund?
    I would have loved to spend my tax refund on house stuff (decor, furniture, etc), but my financially responsible husband convinced me to put it...

  • Home Life
     13 Apr 2011 8:26 AM

      Re: What should I paint my laundry room?
    I love the teal ice. Looks fresh & clean! ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     6 Mar 2011 1:44 PM

      Re: Trip to Samana DR booked!!!
    Exciting!! We're heading to the GBP Ambar in 27 days. This will be my second trip to a Bahia property and I can't wait to...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     3 Mar 2011 7:20 PM

      Re: Is it worth going to NYC for 3 nights?
    We did it, and we had a blast. It was a very jammed-packed weekend and we were EXHAUSTED at the end of each night.....but it...

  • Home Life
     1 Mar 2011 8:39 AM

      Re: Benjamin Moore Colur Consultant
    After reading this post, I think I will definitely splurge and get a consultant for when we re-paint our house this fall. I get so...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     16 Feb 2011 7:37 AM

      Re: honeymoon right after wedding, or wait a while?
    We left for California the Monday after our wedding. Not only was it wonderful to celebrate our new marriage away from the everyday, but it...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Feb 2011 6:48 PM

      Re: AI Vacations...Do You Read the Reviews?
    I have written reviews before ( all good) and will do so again this year. I love reading the reviews, so I feel it's only...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Feb 2011 8:34 AM

      Photo Thread: SNOW/WINTER!
    DD was too young to enjoy winter last year, so this was her first real taste of it! Here she is sitting on our back...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     2 Feb 2011 9:05 AM

      Re: Punta Cana Resorts
    Thanks everyone! We ended up booking the BP Ambar last night and I'm soooooo excited!!! We leave April 2nd ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     29 Jan 2011 6:15 PM

      Re: Punta Cana Resorts
    Red: thanks for the Bahia review - it was very helpful. I've used Debbies Dominican before and it's a great website! sami806: thanks fo the...

  • Home Life
     17 Jan 2011 7:38 PM

      Re: Wall Colors for 2011? (w/ pics)
    czarina: I like Sea Haze....that would make a nice accent wall. Mommajacks: split entry's are VERY popular in NS I've never really thought about grey...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     17 Jan 2011 7:17 PM

      Re: Punta Cana Resorts
    Thanks for all of the suggestions. Looks like I have some researching to do! Question re: Bahia.....does your bracelet allow access to all of the...

  • Home Life
     16 Jan 2011 12:46 PM

      Help picking wall colors? (w/ pics)
    DH & I have been in our home for almost 2 years now, and this years project is to paint! We currently have beige/cream in...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     15 Jan 2011 8:50 PM

      Punta Cana Resorts
    Any recommendations for a nice 4+ star resort in Punta Cana? DH and I are looking to book a trip for this April. It does...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     30 Dec 2010 9:35 PM

      New Years Eve
    DD is going for a sleep-over at Grandma's and we're going to a house party at our good friends place. I'm quite looking forward to...

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