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  1. General Chat
    Hi FVers, I always get some amazing advice from this community. Okay I will give you the short story. I went to Europe in April of last year with my Best Friend who I have been known for 10 years and her Sister. Yes, I can admit I didn't know her Sister as well as I thought I did until after...
  2. General Chat
    I will be leaving for Europe in 6 days I will be gone for a little over 2 weeks, I do have $500 for some spending, and I was wondering if it's worth for me to even bother getting Traveller's Cheques or not? What's your opinion?
  3. Pets
    Since the dogs can no longer be trusted loose in the basement (they potty in it) I am considering taking back my spare bedroom upstairs and moving the small animals to the basement. I want to move my computer back into that room, its a very bright and sunny room that I want to have as a guest...
  4. Success Stories
    Hey everyone :) Can I get some advice/suggestions for my credit card debt and what you would do? Here's what I have: Card #1 Balance: $1209.75, but just paid $100.00 on 8/24/10 APR: 9.9% Interest this cycle: $6.92 Card #2 Balance: $1,568.39, but just paid $100.00 on 8/19/10 APR: 9.9%...
  5. Question and Answer
    So we have been irresponsible spenders for...well forever. But when my DH lost his job a few years ago we were fighing to stay afloat. We ended up moving to a small town for a job for me that has a very low cost of living. So we are finally able to pay (and stay caught up) our monthly bills and...
  6. General Chat
    alrighty! I had to change babysitters back in 2008 i was working i had just got promoted and the orginial babysitters mother died and of course she needed time..so i took a day, my husband took a day and i took another to stay home with kids and then the orginial babysitter needed another...
  7. Question and Answer
    I went to a new-to-me dentist reccommended by several people. It turns out that I need at least 3 crowns and some fillings re done. That is alot of work and it will end up costing me around 1500-2000 dollars for my portion. Would you get a second opinion from your old dentist? I didn't leave him...
  8. General Chat
    I am making a family cookbook for my sister for a "wedding gift" should I do the recipes on pretty stationary and slipe the into page protectors in a notebook or into 4x6 photo slots in a photo album? I am torn. Thanks for your help:listen:
  9. General Chat
    Ok I'll start at the begining. We started some major projects around the house. Not smart to do more than one thing at a time but it seemed ok at the time. I redid the bathroom, Everything but the tub ( we figure we have to cut it in half and push it through the window. The bathroom was built...
  10. Health and beauty
    http://www.naturalnews.com/z023626.html Disclaimer....Countrybumpkin does not necessarily agree with all of Mike Adam's views on the Bush regime! WOW!!!!!!!! (NaturalNews) To anyone keeping count, the number of high-profile personalities and celebrities dying while under the care of...
  11. General Chat
    I have a DD7 and DS5 who are generally typical kids. DH and I feel that they should be able to chores around our house. They put their clothes away and pick up their toys, set the table and occasionally dust or vaccuum with us. I think they are also old enough to put their dirty dishes into...
  12. General Chat
    If this is more Debates and PV please feel free to move it. :) I am an able-bodied woman with an advanced degree without any children but I do care for my elderly aunt three days a week (live-in with her, all domestic chores, MD appointments, etc.). My place of employment and I have mutually...
  13. Sewing
    I needed some opinions on something and hope you all can give me an honest opinion! My youngest really would like to get an American girl doll. I decided instead of ordering one, I am going to try to find one that is really cheap or the off brand kind. She really likes the Kirsten one (the...
  14. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    If you still don't believe that there is something fishy about 9/11...watch this video. This is a video of BBC news reporting the collapse of WTC 7. The building is clearly visible, still standing, behind the reporter. If you can watch this and still believe that it was not planned or...
  15. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Ok, so here is the situation. Our CC's are paid off so we have 3 major debts. The first is what is left of DH's student loan (7500 which is a bank loan), then two of mine (15000 bank loan and a 10000 government loan). Dh's loan is on a payment plan which will have it paid in 4 years at a $90...
  16. General Chat
    Just a bit of feedback. Trying to drum up some more income since I have lost a few of my kids. What do you think of a Parents Night out thingy.. You know I pick a Friday.. say 6pm - 9pm. Offer Hotdogs (cheap) cupcakes (homemade, cheap) popcorn (cheap) and a movie. say for like $10.00 a child...
  17. General Chat
    I am going to go out of town for work. My boss has said that if I drive my own car, they will reimburse me 44.5 cents a mile, OR pay for the gas. I've already calculated the gas totals for the trip, and it comes out to about $80. If I do the miles reimbursement, I will make nearly $300 on the...
  18. Freebies
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  19. Holidays-Special Occasions-Celebrations
    I'm not looking to have my ego stroked. . . I need honest answers. This is what I"m planning for part of the "decoration" at the shower-- it's also part of my gift to Sarah and Jake. It's supposed to be a towel cake. So -- does it work? Or should I take it apart, and just give them the towels?
  20. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    here is that i'm a talker, not a writer... I am having real problems trying to type out what i'm trying to say, then it ends up sounding horrible, or doesn't make any sense. Just suck here trying to get it right... well here we go again.. I'm really trying. I type things ,then delete, then...
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