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  1. General Chat
    Way to go! I have a variety of liquer stocked and continue to add more once every couple of months..I'm not a drinker at all but like the fact that if I want a cocktail I can!
  2. General Chat
    Buddy needed another hoddie. I had been looking at the goodwill for one but could not find any in his size and it had turned into a need now thing so I was going to have to go retail. Even though, I had no coupons, he needed it so we head to the stores. Walmart had one pullover hoodie that...
  3. Secondhand Shopping
    Nice! That is a great friend to think of you and pass along such great wood.
  4. Secondhand Shopping
    A friend's daughter had a major growth spurt so we got hand me downs. A very sudden growth spurt too so most was still new or only worn once. After going through the bag taking what fit and what she would actually wear, Little Miss ended up with 8 short sleeve shirts 3 jackets 5 jeans 6 shorts...
  5. Frugal Living
    If you relieved a gift card for a present what would you do with it? Would you use it right away? Save it for later? Use some now and use some later? buy something special or something needed? Does it make difference on what type of store it was for on what you would do with it? Do you like...
  6. General Chat
    I am in total shock!! My ds#1 has been having health issues that caused him to go to the ER 2X within the last month. The care involved was the blood tests,urine tests, BP, 2 physical exams( $827 for one of the dr.'s so far) ,1 Xray and 2 potassium pills(both visits combined)...for a grand...
  7. Military Families
    We are suppose to get our GI bill from the army. We recieved a letter stating that if we didn't have our first payment by Dec 20 to call this number, so we did and they were not helpful at all. Now it is Jan10 and still no GI bill. Has anyone else recieved there GI bill, how long did it take to...
  8. Military Families
    I was so glad to hear from him. He said he misses home, but that it wasn't that bad. He said there is one guy in the platoon who keeps getting them in trouble and they have to do extra push ups and jumping jacks because of it, but other than that he is doing good. He did mention he was sore from...
  9. General Chat
    i got a christmas card today , inside was a 20.00 bill. thanks so much! once again you guys have been life savers, it is time for dh's med's again, and this covers the cost. thanks so much!
  10. Christmas
    worst christmas gifts? Your thoughts?
  11. General Chat
    from fellow villagers. one was a box of food. it could not have came at a better time. it will and has provided many different side dishes for us. the other was a 30 minute phone card, now i can call my sisters christmas day and not worry. thanks to all who have kept us in your thoughts and...
  12. Education
    Her official ceremony is on June 3rd! I am so proud of her! In the states it is called Eagle scout!
  13. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I was happy to see that the premium went down!! Our policy is based on a 6 month's policy. It went down $84!! I was happy to see that savings! I hope our utilities start to fall too!
  14. Education
    an engraved Medal for his musical composition at the Langley Music Festival! His piece was for two cellos and was called "working in the dark". He is 11 yr. old and has really taken off with his music writing. It has been a great year for him!
  15. General Chat
    I was so very happy today because of Ds accomplishments and so I walked to our mailbox with more happiness than trepidation (like I have been lately). I opened our group box and there were......bills plus a kEY. The key is to open the "parcel" box. I was so excited! It was from a village...
  16. General Chat
    I went to choir with my children this evening and my dd went to check our "mailbox". There was a letter addressed to our family. Inside the envelope were tickets to the Christmas Pantomime for our whole family!!!!! That is $65 worth of tickets! My children were jumping up and down, they were...
  17. Pets
    Hi, my children just recieved a red eared slider, complete with a 4 ft aquarium, filters, 2 heaters, sunlamp. sunning rock, food, vitamins, replacement filter things for the filters, feeding cages etc, etc. All for free. I couldn't say no to the children because they were soooo excited and it...
  18. FV Neighborhoods
    A very special thank-you to each and everyone of you for your ornament! It was a beautiful suprise to open my package and see each unique ornament form you my friends. I will treasure these all my life.:heartsm: :grouphug: ...and my tree will be even more special now....:) Thank-you very much...
  19. General Chat
    It is absolutley beautiful!!!! :fdance: I came home from Mathieu's report card visit with his teacher and what do I see??? A package!!!:D and inside was the quilt, a the ornaments form the ornament swap and a BEAUTIFUL clock I made by CJ's dh, which I bought for my dad! WOW! You dh has...
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