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  • Miscellaneous
     2 Oct 2012 2:16 PM

      Re: Goodbye WBs...For real
    WB has been a huge part of my life for the last decade. -It's where I made some great friends (past and current... and hopefully...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     24 Aug 2012 8:55 AM

      Re: Guys, I really need your help on this!
    It's cute, but I doubt we'd take a gumball machine, personally. We've got enough stuff cluttering up the house without importing more kitsch we'd never...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     23 Aug 2012 3:53 PM

      Re: Guys, I really need your help on this!
    On the other hand, you've got people like me who throw out edible favours 9 times out of 10 due to allergy concerns or because...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     23 Aug 2012 2:15 PM

      Re: In search of a marriage venue in Toronto, Canada
    Of course, if you're just here to advertise a venue, never mind all that ...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     23 Aug 2012 2:15 PM

      Re: In search of a marriage venue in Toronto, Canada
    First... stop giving yourself advice, you'll just get confused. Second, are you looking for a site that can cater to any particular cultural requirements (e.g....

  • New Message Board Discoveries
     21 Jun 2012 8:21 AM

      Re: Random, drama-free chatting thread!
    Happily, but I think the standard airflow goes the other way So... thank you for the cooler temps you're sending our way that should get...

  • Destination Weddings
     20 Jun 2012 4:03 PM

      Re: Would you change your plans?
    Is there an Option 3: supplement if needed to have JUST his sister join you? I'm assuming they crunched numbers based on both of them...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Jun 2012 1:28 PM

      Re: Hello????
    Oh good grief. Look, I'm sorry about the loss of your son. That was not the "better sandbox" to which I was referring, and you...

  • New Message Board Discoveries
     20 Jun 2012 1:23 PM

      Re: Random, drama-free chatting thread!
    Silly bunny. Although... one reason I don't have short hair is 'cuz I'd probably look like that on days like today... my hair gets...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Jun 2012 9:51 AM

      Re: Was hubby in the wrong?
    While I think you're very lucky that your kid(s) has(have) grandparents nearby with whom they can spend lots of time and who are willing and...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Jun 2012 9:34 AM

      Re: Hello????
    I have a sense of humour. I actually have a really good sense of humour... but when the "joke" is coming from someone who's an...

  • Fashion & Style
     20 Jun 2012 9:19 AM

      Re: help me find this dress... please!!!
    The dress was posted 2 posts above yours. taffeta cross-over front with ruffled 'collar', sleeveless, very mild a-line skirt. ...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     20 Jun 2012 9:04 AM

      Re: Shower Gift for Co-Ed Wedding Shower
    A gift-basket of some sort? Maybe a wine chiller, a pair of nice wine glasses, and some shelf-stable crackers & appetizer spreads? Or a 'date...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     19 Jun 2012 11:14 AM

      Re: Carnival Cruiselines
    I'll also say this... splurge for a balcony. Last time we did Carib., we got a balcony and we were out there all the time......

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     19 Jun 2012 9:38 AM

      Re: Carnival Cruiselines
    ok.. forget that "how you'll be treated in a few months"... I thought you were talking about October this year, but you're talking 2013, aren't...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     19 Jun 2012 9:30 AM

      Re: Carnival Cruiselines
    Heh... sadly when it comes to "a family cruise", school seems to mean remarkably little. There were families with children (age 0-12) on our Alaskan...

  • The Central Provinces
     19 Jun 2012 9:09 AM

      Re: Wedding Kissing Game ideas
    Things I've seen: - sing a song with the word "love" in it (you'd be amazed how many times "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" comes...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     19 Jun 2012 8:56 AM

      Re: Carnival Cruiselines
    I haven't cruised Carnival, but have cruised one of the 'upscale' sister lines... we love cruising, but as travelbug said, Carnival is probably not the...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Jun 2012 1:34 PM

      Re: Julep Mavens...May Mystery Box!!!
    I'll let you know! I heard a rumour (on FB) that the July boxes are all going to have an extra polish (so 3 polishes...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Jun 2012 9:00 AM

      Re: Julep Mavens...May Mystery Box!!!
    I got my first one on Friday... a 'small' box... 2 colours I already had (Taylor & Sofia ), the topcoat, the lip balm from...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Jun 2012 4:06 PM

      Re: Hello????
    Really? You all just came back to post this? yes, it's quiet around here. You know what might help with that? If people made constructive...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Jun 2012 2:00 PM

      Texting/driving: a different approach
    I just saw this vid linked in a wheels.ca article and thought I'd share. article ...

  • New Message Board Discoveries
     15 Jun 2012 11:30 AM

      Re: Random, drama-free chatting thread!
    Yeah... it's not like I'm specifically LOOKING for insulting offensive posts, C. The threads I've seen them in generally start out pretty innocuous, and then......

  • New Message Board Discoveries
     13 Jun 2012 9:04 AM

      Re: Random, drama-free chatting thread!
    it's hard not to take constant references to "over modding" personally... what with having been a mod here for 9 years and all. And those...

  • The Central Provinces
     13 Jun 2012 9:00 AM

      Re: Ideas for gifts (Groomsmen and Bridemaids)
    Our girls got purses made to match their dresses and necklaces. Our guys got items tailored to them a bit more (since one was DH's...

  • New Message Board Discoveries
     12 Jun 2012 11:04 AM

      Re: Random, drama-free chatting thread!
    I'm kind of sad that everyone's jumped ship for somewhere that's so thoroughly populated with people who just can't stop badmouthing WBs. (having just gone...

  • Fashion & Style
     11 Jun 2012 9:37 AM

      Re: Sophia Tolli spring and fall 2012?
    It's gorgeous... but I prefer your original choice, personally. (not that that matters a whole lot... you're the one wearing it ) I just find...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     11 Jun 2012 9:27 AM

      Re: Something small for the wedding party
    Sounds like fun! The only gifts we gave our attendants at our Pre-Wedding Wedding-Party Party (thanks to our M/C for calling it that ) was...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     11 Jun 2012 9:25 AM

      Re: Mom's Opinion
    I'm not a fan of #2 and #3... but that's because I'm not a fan of ornate ironwork & crystals together (I'm not a fan...

  • Home Life
     6 Jun 2012 1:11 PM

      Re: Waiting for your new home - 2012 and beyond!
    I've run out of things to cross for you, Muffles... but I sure do hope they don't muck up the delivery date again!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Jun 2012 9:34 AM

      Re: Home Bakers of Wedding Cakes--Advice, please!
    Not sure how helpful it'll be... but we paid $200 for our 2-tier, 2-flavour cake to feed aproximately 150 back in 2003... purchased from someone...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Jun 2012 9:23 AM

      Re: SGF Thank You - April
    Ack! Apparently I forgot to post a big Thank You to Peggy Bundy for the package that arrived on Monday I'm looking forward to using...

  •   Re: Do people still write the M on the RSVP cards?
    Personally, I would put "the favour of a reply is requested by {date}", not "on or before"... but that's just a finicky thing. Either one...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     6 Jun 2012 9:10 AM

      Re: Trivia Questions Help
    I'll see if I can find our questions from way back... we also did trivia for our 'kissing game'... we had questions about me (where...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     5 Jun 2012 3:30 PM

      Re: Hydrangeas: Are they as bad as they keep saying?
    Depends on the bouquet. Mine was out of water from the moment it left the florists' fridge that morning. I could have asked our reception...

  • Fashion & Style
     5 Jun 2012 8:59 AM

      Re: Wedding Colours
    Trying to remember... it's a September wedding? You could pick an 'accent' colour from a seasonal pallette and use it as an accent for your...

  • Fashion & Style
     4 Jun 2012 4:01 PM

      Re: earrings for Double Pierced ears?
    Personally, I'd go with the crystal chandeliers & the CZ studs. I think the chandeliers and the hoops might be a bit... overpowering? The CZ...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Jun 2012 9:08 AM

      Re: so what exactly is a spammer?
    Most of the time, the folks who hit these forums are advertising... so it would be counter-productive for them to embed a virus in the...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 3:56 PM

      Re: CF forums - a problem?
    Looks like they're back up again ...

  •   Re: wedding help
    Hrm... ok, that's a somewhat bigger problem. Can you sit her down and tell her that you need her to behave like a mature and...

  • First Steps
     1 Jun 2012 2:36 PM

      Re: Volkswagen Camper Bus Rental?
    Well if you're already in the community... keep an eye out at whatever cruises you two go to this summer! And the KW Bug Out...

  • First Steps
     1 Jun 2012 2:00 PM

      Re: Volkswagen Camper Bus Rental?
    Actually... if you've got the time... try hitting some of the Bug Fests this summer, too. I know there's one in KW... I think there's...

  •   Re: wedding help
    Give them each their own table? I'd say, let them have a look at the guest list and give you a list of people they'd...

  • First Steps
     1 Jun 2012 1:37 PM

      Re: Volkswagen Camper Bus Rental?
    Hmm... I'm not aware of anywhere that rents classics. You might be able to track down a more recent Westy (Westfalia) or Vanagon through an...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 12:55 PM

      Re: CF forums - a problem?
    I have been assured that SJM have their tech support looking into this. Hopefully it'll be resolved soon! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 12:17 PM

      Re: CF forums - a problem?
    I would imagine the host server has hiccupped... but I've sent emails to a few people at SJM and hopefully someone will head to the...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 12:08 PM

      Re: CF forums - a problem?
    I haven't heard anything... but I'll see if I can hunt down someone at SJM. Looks like the main magazine site is down, too. Hrm....

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 8:34 AM

    Re: K9 Advantix II
    PetSmart has it on their website... so I would imagine they probably carry it in the U.S. stores, too... ...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Jun 2012 8:28 AM

      Re: Shellac polish
    slight tangent do you gals who do Shellac find that the acetone weakens your nails or makes them more sensitive? ...

  • Miscellaneous
     31 May 2012 1:08 PM

      Re: Would this scare you off
    Ugh. Yeah... definitely let him know that if this deal falls through, you won't be renewing the listing with him. Assuming you can afford it...

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