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  • Home Life
     21 May 2012 11:11 AM

      Re: Using high efficiency tide in a non HE washer?
    you just need to use a little more in a regular machine ...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 May 2012 12:41 PM

      Re: Where to buy inexpensive glass punch bowl?
    Definitely check a thrift store, there are always punch bowls at my local one, and you will get one that is much better quality than...

  • Home Life
     20 May 2012 1:53 AM

      Re: Anyone selling their house right now?
    Sunshinemom, I sent you a message on FB! Update from us, still nothing on our house in Winnipeg. Our agent is a total idiot and...

  • Home Life
     19 May 2012 8:34 PM

      Re: Our New Deck *PICS*
    looks great! ...

  • Home Life
     7 May 2012 5:09 PM

      Re: Anyone selling their house right now?
    Well our offer date came and went and we got nothing. I can't believe it, the market is hot here but our house is in...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 May 2012 3:46 PM

      Re: Semi-Detached (duplex) home questions
    Thanks for this post, I asked on FB and the convo went off on a tangent! LOL We are also looking at a newly build...

  • Home Life
     30 Apr 2012 11:44 PM

      Re: New Mattress
    Sleep Country. ...

  • Home Life
     30 Apr 2012 10:31 PM

      Re: Anyone selling their house right now?
    Rinstah, it is going to kill me to leave the house we brought both our babies home to. ODS took his first steps in this...

  • Home Life
     29 Apr 2012 12:34 AM

      Re: Anyone selling their house right now?
    Update on us, we are in the throws of showing, we went on the market on Thurs and had 5 showings, 4 on Friday, an...

  • Home Life
     24 Apr 2012 12:43 AM

      Re: Outdated house in older neighbourhood or New house
    Location, location, location. The house in the established neighbourhood will be more valuable when your renos are done. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 11:03 AM

      Childcare options - so frustrating!!
    My ODS is in a centre and has been from the time I went back to work at 12months. We put our names on the...

  • Home Life
     22 Apr 2012 12:54 AM

      Re: What color would you paint this book shelf?
    i was going to say the teal too ...

  • Home Life
     22 Apr 2012 12:34 AM

      Re: Anyone selling their house right now?
    We are selling right now too - I also have an 11 week old baby and a toddler. It sucks balls. I have been going...

  • Home Life
     20 Apr 2012 3:10 PM

      Re: Any ideas(UPDATE BELOW) painting out Fireplace
    in the meantime, you should panit the mantel/shelf, it looks terribly out of place with the white. ...

  • Home Life
     20 Apr 2012 3:05 PM

      Re: Nail Holes and Wall Conditions when moving
    Yeah, not something I worry about when moving. I also tend to leave things that might cause damage if removed (like curtain rods) ...

  • Home Life
     19 Apr 2012 1:13 PM

      Re: Tiny Kitchen Help! *with pics & floorplan*
    I was going to suggest some sort of buffet, hutch, cabinet, sideboard (whatever you call it)to the right of the patio doors. Then you can...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Apr 2012 10:29 PM

      Re: Buying a bicycle
    Oh I will be watching too - we are moving from Winnipeg to Victoria and we are getting bikes. We have already bought a trailer...

  • Home Life
     17 Apr 2012 9:42 AM

      Re: Would you change this colour?
    Oh no, I don't care about staging - I am talking about repaiting/ new curtain for his new bedroom at the new place. ...

  • Home Life
     17 Apr 2012 8:46 AM

      Re: Would you change this colour?
    It is too long, this is before I hemmed it What kind / colour of curtain? ...

  • Home Life
     17 Apr 2012 1:57 AM

      Would you change this colour?
    This is ODS's big boy room. We painted it as the guest room when I was pregnant with him and he moved in there last...

  • Home Life
     16 Apr 2012 11:47 AM

      Re: Tips on cleaning/organizing for sale with kids?
    Thanks ladies! We had a big garage sale on the weekend, made $435 and took a whole car load to the Value Village so we...

  • Home Life
     15 Apr 2012 11:35 PM

      Tips on cleaning/organizing for sale with kids?
    We are selling our house ASAP and I have until Saturday to get it picture ready and then a couple of days to get it...

  • Home Life
     14 Apr 2012 1:28 AM

      Re: Moving into a 'New' Resale home - questions
    Kitchen for sure! That is the one spot you will want to unpack asap. Bathroom doesn't really have a lot of stuff to unpack so...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Apr 2012 1:01 AM

      Re: If you go shopping...
    Just use your credit card - your credit card company will give you the posted rate for the day - no extra fees. Also the...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     14 Apr 2012 12:52 AM

      What's the verdict on slivers
    DS had one last summer that I didn't really know he had and it turned into a big hard pussy thing that I have to...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     11 Apr 2012 1:13 PM

      Pre-school co-op?
    Just wondering if there is anyone who takes part in a pre-school co-op. We are moving and right now my ODS is in FT daycare....

  • Home Life
     8 Apr 2012 3:03 PM

      Re: Home appraisal vs market evaluation
    Thanks tweet, that makes sense. I honestly think it will be very close to what our agent has already done as he pulled all the...

  • Home Life
     7 Apr 2012 11:14 PM

      Home appraisal vs market evaluation
    We are moving this summer with the military and the relocation service they use requires a home appraisal. Just wondering what what the real difference...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2012 3:20 PM

      Re: Organ Donation!
    Agree!! I have made it very clear to any and all family members that if anything can be used it should be. I feel really...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2012 10:38 AM

      Re: Just got really bad news...need to tell somebody
    So sorry to hear this. I will keep you in my prayers, hoping they caught it early and that treatment will be quick and effective....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Apr 2012 12:13 AM

      Does anyone drive an Equinox?
    Thanks! thats great to know! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Apr 2012 10:43 PM

      Does anyone drive an Equinox?
    We are still searching for a vehicle and are seriously considering an Equinox. I am just hoping to hear the good and bad from people...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     5 Apr 2012 5:38 PM

      Re: Tell me about Victoria area
    Where the hell is bay street? LOL If he works at the base is he going to have to cross it regardless of where we...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Apr 2012 12:40 AM

      3 year old bedtime/sleep troubles
    Ugh Nikki, I feel you. DH went and laid with him tonight and he was out in 10 minutes, we have the little airmatress set...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     3 Apr 2012 11:52 AM

      3 year old bedtime/sleep troubles
    ODS moved to his big boy bed in November and was really good, would go to sleep after a story without a fuss and stay...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 11:41 PM

      Joint accounts
    If you have a joint account with your SO, did you have to open a new account together or were you able to add each...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 6:31 PM

      Re: Shoes for a mom
    Thanks ladies, I think I will get the Naturalizer ones. When I need to wear socks I can wear running shoes - the sketchers really...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 12:00 PM

      Shoes for a mom
    *can I even post this here? I'm on mat leave right now and need to get some easy slip on shoes, I feel I everytime...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 12:24 AM

      Re: Best soy/rice/almond etc milk substitute?
    DH also prefer's the Silk to any of the others. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     1 Apr 2012 11:52 AM

      Guess What Ali Did???
    YAY!!! Congrats Ali!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Mar 2012 11:28 PM

      Re: Jobs for ex-SAHMs
    Hotel or spa reception, casino (dealer, cashier, housekeeping, customer service, F&B) etc etc. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Mar 2012 8:00 PM

      Re: Where Can I Buy Round Pretzels?
    Aww I'm not on pinterest, can you share the link? Are those kisses in the middle or chocolate eggs? ...

  • Craft Corner
     29 Mar 2012 6:24 PM

      Making a chalkboard
    Just wondering if anyone has made a decorative chalkboard. I got a large frame at the thrift today and plan to turn it into a...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     28 Mar 2012 9:39 PM

      Re: Tell me about Victoria area
    Ok is there something wrong with living in Langford or Colwood? Zolly - where did you go? ...

  • Home Life
     28 Mar 2012 5:24 PM

      Re: Do you keep something on your dining room table?
    A napkin holder and the S&P grinders. ...

  • Home Life
     28 Mar 2012 5:11 PM

    Chairs for my new table *fixed pic
    I bought the table I was in love with today (yay for a perfectly timed sale) but now I need to find some chairs. Currently...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     26 Mar 2012 8:30 PM

      How big is your house?
    Right now we live in a 4 bedroom house with 3 bathrooms and a finished basement with a rec room. We have two kids and...

  • Home Life
     26 Mar 2012 12:26 PM

      Re: Urban Barn sales
    Oh! I never thought of that! I could go see if I can pick up in June, great thinking! ...

  • Home Life
     24 Mar 2012 11:29 AM

      Urban Barn sales
    Does anyone know how often Urban Barn repeats their sales? We just picked out a new table on Wednesday and as luck would have it,...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     23 Mar 2012 1:49 AM

      Re: Tell me about Victoria area
    I might need to live in your van down by the river..errr...ocean? ...

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