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  • Miscellaneous
     26 Nov 2009 10:52 PM

      ATTN: Naomi Bennett
    Got your package on Tuesday day, thank you very much! It's funny, I've been home the past 2 times you've dropped it off but I've...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Nov 2009 3:53 PM

      POLL: How big was your baby at birth?
    DD was 8 lbs 6 oz, born at 38 weeks. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Nov 2009 2:00 PM

      Re: Are people really this dumb?
    These are great stories! I wish I had the wit and creativity to answer like some of you ladies do! I only have one story...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Nov 2009 1:32 PM

      Re: First piece of Jewellery he bought you?
    A yellow gold diamond and sapphire bracelet. I think it was for our first Valentine's Day. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     19 Nov 2009 11:03 AM

      New Moms - how to keep fit? XPost
    I worked out at home to videos (P90X) during DD's morning nap (she would generally sleep for 1 - 1.5 hours). I also took her...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Nov 2009 10:46 AM

      Re: SPIN ? Favorite Christmas Song?
    O Holy Night, by Martina McBride. I like Carol of the Bells too but not any specific version. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Nov 2009 1:43 PM

      Re: No, we do not sleep together and our marriage.....
    I have no problem going into the spare bedroom if I'm having trouble sleeping (I find our shared bed too soft and the blankets too...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Nov 2009 9:25 PM

      Re: DH wants to know: How do you clean your..
    DH and I are discussing everyone's cleaning techniques and we find it all quite interesting. We're more like Mr. Marshmallow - I've only ever used...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Nov 2009 4:14 PM

      Re: Spin on a spin : What's your middle name?
    Another Ann here. After my grandmother and great aunt, I believe. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Oct 2009 6:19 PM

      Attn: Naomi Bennett
    Thanks so much for the birthday gifts - I'm eating the skittles as I write and am looking forward to getting my first magazine. Again,...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Oct 2009 1:22 PM

      PP PUPPPs - They're Back! :(
    My PUPPPS also came and went during the first few months post partum...unfortunately the only thing that worked for me was an ice pack. And...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     21 Oct 2009 11:54 AM

      Was your first baby early or late?
    DD was 2 weeks early. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     20 Oct 2009 1:27 PM

    Baby Halloween costumes - where to buy?
    I was in Pottery Barn Kids in Vancouver and they had some cute infant costumes. A little pricey, but cute. I'm pretty sure there are...

  • Home Life
     6 Oct 2009 1:16 PM

      Re: Cgy: Help me find that hidden gem furniture s
    Crate and Barrel is opening on Wednesday!! ...

  • Home Life
     6 Oct 2009 1:02 PM

      Re: What do you keep your thermostat at?
    17 during weekdays and nights. 20 during evening and weekends. I find anything over 21 definitely too hot. ...

  • Home Life
     6 Oct 2009 1:00 PM

      Re: Our Kitchen Reno
    Looks great! I'm impressed with how professional the cabinets look ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     4 Oct 2009 1:18 AM

      Re: Did you need an international driver's permit.
    Thanks ladies, I think I'm going to have DH get one just in case, I'd rather be safe than sorry! Lexie - thanks for the...

  • Home Life
     23 Sep 2009 8:43 PM

      Re: Landscaping Before and After (changed 1 thing)
    Nice! I assume it was your own design and work? ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     23 Sep 2009 3:33 PM

      Did you need an international driver's permit...
    ...for renting a car in Italy? We're renting a car through Thrifty and it says on the website that you have to present an international...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     27 Aug 2009 5:58 PM

      Re: P90X
    Hard to follow? The first couple of times, yes, especially if you've never done yoga or kickboxing, etc. before. But after you've done each video...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     27 Aug 2009 10:50 AM

      Re: P90X
    I managed to do 2.5 months of the 3 month program and lost 25 lbs. Then I started back at work after mat leave and...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Aug 2009 10:40 AM

      Re: Scrabble - JUST FOR FUN!
    luck ...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Aug 2009 5:17 PM

      Re: What are you listening to right now??
    The Gladiator soundtrack on my ipod...trying to ignore the voices coming from outside my office. ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     26 Aug 2009 4:56 PM

      Re: Celexa anti-depressant
    When first diagnosed with depression I was put on Celexa and I found it definitely helped. I had the dry mouth initally (and it made...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     24 Aug 2009 3:02 PM

      Best Bottles for BF Baby?
    As I was a pumping Mom, I used the Medela bottles that worked with my pump (you buy them separately from the pump though). They...

  • Etiquette, Children & Family Matters
     22 Jul 2009 10:23 AM

      Re: Inviting people for the sake of inviting
    We wanted an 80 person wedding. My Dad has 10 siblings and I decided early on that I was only going to invite those who...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Jul 2009 12:57 PM

      Re: Top 60 Ghetto names
    When I was looking for baby names I did a search on all the names used in Alberta over the past few years. Some of...

  • Home Life
     8 Jul 2009 10:20 AM

    Re: Where to buy potlights?
    We bought ours at a lighting store in town. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Jul 2009 10:51 PM

      Need support - I don't wanna wean :(
    I totally feel your pain. I had persistent yeast in both nipples and after 3 courses of Diflucan and trying every treatment in Dr Newman's...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Jul 2009 12:08 PM

      Your ~1 yeard olds words
    Merrie's just about a year and she has very few words. It's still mostly yelling and pointing. But she does say mama, hi and all...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Jun 2009 6:42 PM

      Re: Spinny: work clothes-skirts/dress & thighs rubbing
    Quote: Spanx! I have some that look like shorts. Just enough to help with the thigh rubbing situation! This. And it keeps everything in...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Jun 2009 2:34 PM

      Re: Favourite Healthy Recipe Book?
    Eat, Shrink and Be Merry for DH and I! ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     24 May 2009 6:12 PM

      Re: how much?
    Around $2500. Spent 10 days driving from Montreal through New England to Boston and staying in B&Bs. Ended the trip in Quebec City. ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     12 May 2009 11:42 PM

      Re: Must see/To do's in these Italian cities
    I love Sicily. Some of my top faves are: Agrigento: on the southern shore. A lot of fantastic Greek ruins. Taormina: on the east coast....

  • Miscellaneous
     8 May 2009 9:49 PM

      Re: Expectation of privacy when sending emails
    I only read his if he asks me to, and he never reads mine (as far as I know!!) The only thing I don't want...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     7 May 2009 12:37 PM

      Re: P90X
    I managed to stick with it for 2 months before I got sick and had to stop. Helped me lose 15 lbs! I'm hoping to...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     5 May 2009 2:11 PM

      Re: What Gym do you go to?
    I go to Gold's. I visited the 3 closest gyms to my house and I thought it was the best value for my money. I'm...

  • Home Life
     2 May 2009 12:08 PM

      Re: How much does hardwood flooring cost?
    The place we bought our hardwood from (which was around $7 a square foot) charged $2.50 per square foot for installation. We ended up installing...

  • Book Bonanza
     2 May 2009 11:50 AM

      Anne- Marie Macdonald anyone?
    Fall on your knees is in my top 5 books. I thought as the crow flies was good, but not as good as the first...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 May 2009 11:43 AM

      Re: Michaels - Wilton Cake Class
    I took course 1 with a friend in January. It was a lot of fun. And no, you don't need to bring anything to the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     24 Apr 2009 11:22 AM

      BFing moms- having a drink...?
    I agree with MPsGirl...I was told that your milk alcohol content is the same as your blood alcohol content. So even if you're legally drunk...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     21 Apr 2009 3:37 PM

      Re: What are some filling foods?
    I eat a lot of soup for lunch. There are some really good low cal soups less than 100 cal per serving out there. I...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     25 Mar 2009 11:23 AM

      Re: Social Anxiety
    I joined a social anxiety group session in university. Most of what we did was cognitive therapy - figuring out what hidden messages you are...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     12 Mar 2009 10:48 PM

      Re: Supplements, Pills, Etc - Do/Have You?
    I took Hydroxycut for one day - it made me so jittery I couldn't concentrate. That was it for me. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     4 Mar 2009 10:49 PM

      Black-Out Curtain - Do You Have One?
    We have a roller blind and curtains. I bought some blackout fabic and sewed it to some IKEA curtains. The combination works well, even with...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Mar 2009 9:19 PM

      Re: P90 X March 1
    I've been following the lean program pretty closely. I dislike yoga too (I find the workout too repetitive) but like pretty much everything else. I...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     26 Feb 2009 8:10 PM

      Re: P90X ladies - what do you use for the pullups?
    I've been using a dynaband wrapped around a pole in my basement. It's not as good of a workout than a real pullup bar, but...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     19 Feb 2009 7:03 PM

      Re: P90X - Feb 16th
    I bought P90X last week and am now on week 1, day 4! While I really liked the core syn and cardio X, I really...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     12 Feb 2009 10:46 PM

      Re: Why do you get headaches?
    Mine usually come from stress as well - my trap muscles get really tight which causes my neck muscles to tighten up too. Usually a...

  • Home Life
     4 Feb 2009 11:16 AM

      Re: Real wood burning fireplace or woodstove pics?
    We refaced our fireplace with new stone, got a mantle and put new slate on the hearth. ...

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