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  • Money Matters
     24 Jun 2011 12:41 PM

      Re: Long Term Disability - Tax Time
    Whether or not the income is taxable depends on who was paying the benefit you or the employer. If any portion of it was taxable...

  • Home Life
     14 Jun 2011 9:37 PM

      Re: Realor LIE?
    I think your agents nose is out of joint. She has to share her commission is he sells the house for her. Usually if an...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Apr 2011 12:11 PM

      Applying for jobs while on mat leave - WOULD YOU??
    I did and I had to end my mat leave 6 weeks early but it was so worth it. The place I work at now...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Mar 2011 10:59 PM

      Re: Did your parents take you to DisneyWorld?
    No, I never went as a child. I did go on my honeymoon the first time I was married. I had a blast. I honestly...

  • Home Life
     28 Feb 2011 5:21 PM

      Re: Do I need a posture board under mattress?
    What does your mattress store say. At the end of the day they decide the warranty on the bed if it needs replacing. If they...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Feb 2011 3:16 PM

      Re: Tacky or what?
    Honestly nothing surprises me anymore. I would take a gift that you can afford and ignore the "presentation". ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Feb 2011 3:14 PM

      My poor baby...
    When my youngest gets sick like that we spend almost the entire day in the rocking chair. ...

  • Home Life
     15 Feb 2011 9:17 PM

      Main Bathroom Advice Plz
    Okay, it looks like we are most likely going to tackle our main bathroom this summer. We have everything pretty much planned out but one...

  • Home Life
     15 Feb 2011 9:12 PM

      Re: Flooring questions!
    We installed our own hardwood. I will be honest that it is backbreaking work. My friend saved a lot of money with the installation on...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Feb 2011 7:44 PM

      My fillings hurt....
    I had a bunch of dental work done at the end of December last year. I have not had a cavity in about 18 years...

  • Home Life
     8 Feb 2011 10:00 PM

      Re: Hardwood Question
    We have dark walnut floors (sorry no pics) and I don't find dirt an issue. The grain and color variation helps hide dust and if...

  • Miscellaneous
     28 Jan 2011 11:15 AM

      Challenger Space Shuttle - 25 years ago today
    Hard to believe that it was 25 years ago today that the Challenger Space Shuttle tragedy occurred. I still remember where I was. I was...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     24 Jan 2011 5:31 PM

      Nanny advice: live in or out?
    We looked at hiring a nanny for DS#2. We did a lot of research and in the end it was cheaper for us to have...

  • Miscellaneous
     16 Jan 2011 9:06 PM

      Re: Anyone have an induction stove?
    I don't have one but I have heard they are amazing. It is on my wish list for our kitchen reno in a few years...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     16 Jan 2011 6:15 PM

      PSA for Bra Fittings
    A good bra fitting is an eye opening experience. I "thought" I was a 34D. Turned out I was a 32F. I actually cried when...

  • Miscellaneous
     16 Jan 2011 6:01 PM

      Re: a mothers worse nightmare
    That is my worst nightmare too. When I was in high school a friend of mine broke their neck at a toboganing party. I really...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     11 Jan 2011 9:23 PM

    Re: Environmental/Chemical Sensitivities
    I have to use scent free everything and I find Dove is really good on all fronts. ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     11 Jan 2011 9:22 PM

      Re: Managing Nausea - ideas?
    Have you tried Zantac? I know that helps me with nausea. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Jan 2011 9:13 PM

      Re: SPIN: Your WORST Vacation Ever
    I have so many vacation stories from my childhood. My parents REFUSED to book hotels in advance as they did not want the pressure to...

  • Money Matters
     10 Jan 2011 10:28 PM

      Re: Separated and Filing Taxes
    If you are separated you cannot file your taxes together. You do not have to claim the child support your ex-DH pays you. He is...

  • Home Life
     10 Jan 2011 10:24 PM

      Re: My Reno: Befores and (almost) Afters LOTS OF PICS
    OMG can I buy your house? I am so tired of renovating and there is just no way my place is even going to look...

  • Home Life
     8 Jan 2011 2:33 PM

      Re: Anybody have a small house (< 900 sq ft)???
    I like small cozy houses too. Which is one reason I am not in a rush to finish our basement anytime soon. Our upper level...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     6 Jan 2011 10:55 PM

      Losing my mind!
    Sounds like she has reflux. Take her to the Dr and get a script for prevacid it really helps. Chiropractors can usually fix the problem...

  • Home Life
     6 Jan 2011 10:19 PM

      Do you ever....
    Look at all the amazing pics on here and go OMG my house sucks We are about 70% done our upper floor renos but I...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Jan 2011 10:14 PM

      Re: Job situation - WWYD (federal recruitment)
    I would go. If for nothing else for the experience. I found my interview with the Feds a completely different interview than I had ever...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Jan 2011 7:52 PM

      Re: I NEED TO GET OFF THIS BOARD!!!
    I always thought the best way to scape this vortex was to get banned. But then I learned that with getting banned they do not...

  • Home Life
     5 Jan 2011 10:51 PM

      Re: Do you use anything in your steam mop?
    I add some lavender oil to the water and shake it real well. Works nicely. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Jan 2011 8:36 PM

      Re: killer Cough
    When I have a bad cough I take Tylenol #1 or #3. The codiene stops the coughing so I can sleep. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Jan 2011 8:35 PM

      Re: For the trained singers here in WB - question
    I like Rachel too I think it is her &quot;style&quot;. Anyone who sings adopts one and she tends to sing a lot of ballads. I...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Jan 2011 7:59 PM

      Re: Chronic Illness - How do you explain it?
    I am not sure what type of chronic illness you have - is it constant and steady or is one that ebbs and waves between...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Jan 2011 7:54 PM

      Re: Is this PMS?
    IMO that is not regular PMS. That is more like PMDD (premenstral dysphoric disorder). Quote: ...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Jan 2011 7:44 PM

      Re: Is driving with your left foot illegal?
    No it is not illegal. Not overly smart but not illegal. I know many people who drive with 2 feet (left one brakes, right one...

  • Home Life
     4 Jan 2011 2:12 PM

      Re: Help me find bedding.
    I live about 30 minutes outside Edmonton. ...

  • Book Bonanza
     4 Jan 2011 2:11 PM

      Secret Daughter
    Sadly I now have to agree. The book started out great but it got choppy and the ending just kinda left me going &quot;huh?&quot;. It...

  • Home Life
     4 Jan 2011 11:19 AM

      Re: Help me find bedding.
    Okay thanks. I will look them up when I get home tonight! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Jan 2011 11:30 PM

      Re: Race to Nowhere: Too much pressure on kids?
    Being that I grew up in the area you teach in I can understand your work comments a lot better. a $500,000 house is a...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Jan 2011 10:09 PM

      Re: would u wear a t-shirt to a wedding?
    Me personally. No. But I have seen people wear sweats to a funeral so a t-shirt to a wedding seems no so weird. ...

  • Home Life
     3 Jan 2011 8:53 PM

      Help me find bedding.
    So I bought this bedding that you will see in this picture for our master bedroom. But then we painted it a different color, bought...

  • Home Life
     3 Jan 2011 8:50 PM

      Re: White bedroom furniture ... not for adults?
    Okay I have to add a disclaimer to these photos. Our bedroom is still under renos. The chair rail is missing, the nightstands are ages...

  • Home Life
     3 Jan 2011 8:44 PM

      Re: Wood Burning Fireplace & Smells
    I find we get some smoke but not a lot. Is your wood dry? Wet wood smokes badly. Also is your damper open all the...

  • Home Life
     3 Jan 2011 8:21 PM

      Re: White bedroom furniture ... not for adults?
    We just bought a bedroom set form IKEA THIS ONE we really like it. It is one of their higher end pieces. We got a...

  •   Re: Do your FILs drive you crazy??
    Like PP I have two sets of ILs due to DH's parents being divorced. I can tolerate one set better than the other. Your ILs...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Jan 2011 5:03 PM

      Re: Should I cut it or wait?
    I would cut it. Your hair will look better and grow better. ...

  • Fashion & Style
     3 Jan 2011 4:49 PM

      Re: Your ring - did you pick size over quality?
    I did not have an engagement ring. I work with a few women who have gotten married recently and decided to not go with engagement...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     3 Jan 2011 4:46 PM

      Re: IBS/IBD-how to handle it
    I agree try and find your triggers. It can be hard. Sometimes water seemed to trigger it for me. I have learned I cannot drink...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Jan 2011 4:01 PM

      Re: Do you have a Paper Shredder?
    We shred everything too. I wish I had one that shreds into itty bitty pieces but right now we just have a regular old one....

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Jan 2011 3:56 PM

      Re: 9/11
    MH, DH and I completely agree with you. DH's family have all worked with aircrafts for years in one way shape or form and there...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     31 Dec 2010 1:57 PM

      Re: Cleanse or Detox?
    If you want to do a Detox I would suggest the WildRose one. you can buy it at Planet Organic or most other health food...

  • Book Bonanza
     30 Dec 2010 7:59 PM

      Secret Daughter
    Has anyone else read this? I bought it yesterday and I am not a fast reader but I cannot put it down. I combined all...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     30 Dec 2010 7:48 PM

      .
    I put this in the other post you had but incase you do not go back to it ------------------------------------------------------------ A good friend of mine lives...

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