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jennypea

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  • Miscellaneous
     3 Oct 2012 12:22 PM

      Re: Goodbye WBs...For real
    I'm so sad about this, like many here this forum was my rock though my wedding, TTC struggles, pregnancies, parenting, PPD and so many other...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     9 May 2012 8:20 PM

      help: need a kid's book recomendation...
    ... to encourage my son to participate in activities. he's social and super outgoing (borderline bossy) with his friends and at school, but whenever we've...

  • Miscellaneous
     8 May 2012 12:29 PM

      Re: "Buzz" off already!
    fully agree with lastone ...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Apr 2012 10:09 AM

      Re: Laser hair removal
    my nieghbour is a doctor and surgeon, and he's getting laser in at his clinic for IPL facials etc. I was talking to him last...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 11:16 AM

      IPL laser photo facial- anyone done it?
    Just curious if anyone has had this. i know it's supposed to be cutting edge and amazing at smoothing the skin, dealing with redness and...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Apr 2012 12:48 PM

      Re: WBers who are only children
    I'm an only child I really hated it growing up, I did feel lonely a lot even though I had good friends in the neighbourhood....

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Apr 2012 10:24 AM

      Re: POLL Would you have moved? (Fast food resto)
    I would have moved, but I can also be a total flake especially if I'm tired. If I was that woman I may have looked...

  • Home Life
     10 Apr 2012 7:39 PM

      talk to me about title insurance.. a few questions
    do you NEED to buy title insurance and is it less/more important with a new build or resale home? is there a standard fee...

  • Home Life
     5 Apr 2012 8:47 PM

      Re: private sale- any additional costs?
    thanks for the advice everyone Originally Posted By: RedVelvet ...

  • Home Life
     5 Apr 2012 1:32 PM

      Re: private sale- any additional costs?
    no, neither of us have an agent right now. we're not even on the market as we're selling in the fall or winter closer to...

  • Home Life
     5 Apr 2012 10:43 AM

      private sale- any additional costs?
    So we have a possibility of doing a private sale for our condo with some friends of ours. we've agreed on a price and calculated...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     3 Apr 2012 9:46 PM

      Before/After school care on school grounds
    at Ben's school/daycare the spots are in MAJOR demand. if you're not in from the beginning then it's almost a nill chance until grades 3-4...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Mar 2012 3:05 PM

    Re: Good photograohy classes in Toronto?
    there's a great gallery called 44 Wide in Liberty Village that offers photography classes. 44 wide photography workshop ...

  • Money Matters
     30 Mar 2012 12:00 PM

      Re: Tax Q: claiming dependants
    FYI according to our accountant the lower income earner claims the daycare fees, but the higher income earner can claim the kids sports/activities fee write...

  • Home Life
     27 Mar 2012 10:55 AM

      Re: Bedroom Flooring...
    we had this exact debate recently, except DH wanted new carpet and I wanted to switch to wood. we finally went with wood and got...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Mar 2012 12:04 PM

      Re: Bed Bug Outbreak in North America
    god these things terrify me. I'm way too over educated on them after having a scare last year, and I still can't shake the anxiety....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     11 Mar 2012 1:32 PM

      She doesn't like her sister...
    we haven't had that problem at our house (I suspect the bigger age gap helped) But friends of ours have two girls 2 years apart...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Mar 2012 9:57 AM

      Re: home poll- what would you chose
    yah I thought it would be a bit of perspective to realize that it's not just a matter of picking detached, semi or towhouse (since...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Mar 2012 9:29 AM

      Re: home poll- what would you chose
    MORE INFO ha ha, OK everyone. this was all hypothetical. with the idea being that everything is equal except the type of house. so if...

  • Miscellaneous
     10 Mar 2012 11:28 AM

      home poll- what would you chose (NEW DETAILS)
    just for fun here's a poll on which house would you chose. Assuming that the house is in a city, and each option is same...

  • Home Life
     9 Mar 2012 10:36 AM

      Re: glass or solid stairwell... upgrade?
    oooh, I do like the glass railing baby_Doll. that looks beautiful. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Mar 2012 8:03 PM

      We're movie stars!
    YAY!!!! you guys are awesome PS_ see you tomorrow ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     6 Mar 2012 10:08 AM

      long vacation without kids?
    you're not a terrible mom at all. I'd totally do it if I was in your shoes. I think the best tip would be to...

  • Money Matters
     6 Mar 2012 9:25 AM

      Re: Mortgage Rate good or not?
    my broker said baseline right now for a 5 year fixed is 3.09, but can be negotiated lower. Definitely don't think those rates you posted...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Mar 2012 9:18 AM

      Downtown T.O Moms-Recommend your babysitter
    I have a great amazing sweet wonderful babysitter. I'll PM you her info ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Mar 2012 9:17 AM

      GTA - average cost of day care or nanny
    I can give you the whole gambit and we live right downtown TO: for DS, he was at a private daycare at first and we...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     5 Mar 2012 5:44 PM

      Only grew 1" in the last year? What's normal?
    I wouldn't stress it. first 44 lbs is well within the range of normal for her age so I'm sure she's fine on the weight...

  • Home Life
     5 Mar 2012 10:08 AM

      glass or solid stairwell... upgrade?
    So we're getting a new build freehold townhouse and get to pick our upgrades next month. the one thing DH and I can't agree on...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     3 Mar 2012 10:38 AM

      If you & DH are different religions, what about DC
    Personally, I would try my best not to raise my kid as anything. I'd teach them as much as I could about all religions and...

  • Home Life
     2 Mar 2012 11:34 AM

      Re: How would you prioritize these projects?
    I would definitely paint before floors. that way you don't have to worry about paint on the floors and saves a lot of hassle. ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     29 Feb 2012 2:30 PM

      my kid, his kid?
    DH and I both do everything for each kid, switch it up regularly. It would bother me if we got into a pattern of each...

  • Home Life
     29 Feb 2012 12:15 PM

      Re: How expensive is it to get your cabinets painted?
    for those who self painted, did you have to strip the cabinets first or could you just go ahead and start painting? ...

  • Home Life
     28 Feb 2012 6:38 PM

      Re: We just bought our 'forever' home!
    awesome!!!!!!! Congrats for conquering our city's crazy market. what area did you buy in???? I'd love to see your home. since many judge the madness...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     28 Feb 2012 11:32 AM

      AIs with kids - How much did it cost?
    we went the 4 of us to cuba in December (the week before Christmas). I think it was about $2300 total but Andrea was free...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Feb 2012 1:19 PM

      Re: Do you wear a bikini?
    yup. bikini's only over here, even when pregnant I haven't owned a one piece since I was on the swim team in high school. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Feb 2012 2:49 PM

      Re: GTA commuting q- Appleby versus Bronte stations
    PM Marin, my SIL, she does that commute and can offer some advice ...

  • Home Life
     20 Feb 2012 2:40 PM

      Re: Selling a hot tub
    cool. yah send me the info and I'll pass it on to my friend. She and her DH have been talking about wanting to buy...

  • Home Life
     20 Feb 2012 11:46 AM

      Re: Selling a hot tub
    are you in the GTA? if so I know someone who would be interested in buying it ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     18 Feb 2012 11:51 PM

      XPOST What's it like to have a child? - one word
    life-changing ...

  • Home Life
     17 Feb 2012 1:38 PM

      would it be crazy to ask for a 120 day closing?
    So our new house is scheduled to be finished March 4th 2013. If we list 2-3 months before as per what's normal we're dealing with...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Feb 2012 11:51 AM

      TO Moms with Train Obsessed kids
    thanks! gonna check it out ...

  • Home Life
     15 Feb 2012 1:46 PM

      Re: Waiting for your new home - 2012 and beyond!
    we'll be renting out the basement of our new home as well. so looks like a bunch of us will be landlords. The basement is...

  • Home Life
     14 Feb 2012 6:41 AM

      Re: how much interior clean-up expected with new build
    awesome. thanks for the updates. I feel more confident now... and excited ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     13 Feb 2012 1:25 PM

      JK - What do kids actually learn...
    oh wow, it seems like he's learned so much in his first 100 days (I know that since today is actually his class' 100th day...

  • Home Life
     13 Feb 2012 11:10 AM

      how much interior clean-up expected with new build
    So we bought a new build home here in Toronto, expected to be done next spring. It's a small infill development (37 townhomes). I'm super...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Feb 2012 8:30 PM

      Re: Grammy Chatting Thread
    Chris Brown yuck yuck yuck the man has no shame ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     11 Feb 2012 12:01 PM

      Parties for kids with birthdays in summer months
    I wouldn't throw a 1/2 birthday party or unbirthday party and invite other kids. I know the intent would be good but it'll seem like...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     11 Feb 2012 8:58 AM

      Spin-rate for before and after school care?
    for FT kindergarden kids next year at Ben's school the before and after school daycare program will be $28/day, but that includes lunch and the...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     9 Feb 2012 10:06 PM

      What is going on with her?
    i don't know from experience, but my friend who has a 7 year old daughter said the last year has been BRUTAL for moody mean...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     8 Feb 2012 2:08 PM

      spin: what time does your kid go to sleep?
    clearly our kids are in sync V. Andy goes to bed around 8... it was the only way to get her to sleep past 6AM...

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