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Forum: USA
Mar 30th 2006, 11:32 pm
Replies: 57
Views: 3,816
Posted By thing1

Re: Alarm Clock Etiquette

Jenney,

I had my husband read your initial post and asked him if it reminded him of anyone. LOL He said, "No."

Before we went to bed, we went through our usual setting his and her alarm clock...
Forum: USA
Feb 25th 2006, 5:34 pm
Replies: 104
Views: 3,515
Posted By thing1

Re: World Market

When we lived in Grand Rapids, MI we had at least a couple World Markets handy. When we moved to Columbia, MO, we had to drive two hours to St. Louis to find a World Market. We recently moved to...
Forum: USA
Feb 20th 2006, 7:19 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By thing1

Re: Brits In Kalamazoo/michigan??????

I have a good friend (UKC) in Kalamazoo. She could tell you about the Brits in the area. She isn't a member of BE so why don't you e-mail me privately and I can tell you how to contact her.

When...
Forum: USA
Jan 20th 2006, 4:26 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 636
Posted By thing1

Re: Vegetarian dining in chain restaurants

We have a Chipotle here in Columbia, MO and my hubby and I tried it for the first time recently. It was okay....miles better than Taco Hell...er Bell...but still not nearly as good as Qdoba. I did...
Forum: USA
Jan 20th 2006, 2:17 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 636
Posted By thing1

Re: Vegetarian dining in chain restaurants

I am a vegetarian as well, but I love tofu and am NOT vegan. I still eat dairy products and eggs.

Traveling has proven to be difficult for me when wanting to go with fast food. Usually, I...
Forum: USA
Jan 20th 2006, 3:22 am
Forum: USA
Jan 19th 2006, 5:28 pm
Replies: 151
Views: 5,100
Posted By thing1

Re: California here we come!

Florida is definitely on the bottom of my list of places I would ever want to live. The humidity and large amounts of bugs (cockroaches the size of small airplanes, sand fleas, mosquitos, etc) are...
Forum: USA
Jan 15th 2006, 1:40 am
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By thing1

I must confess...

...when i come here and see a little lock thingy on a thread, i just can't help myself, i just HAVE to click on the thread and read what all the fuss was about that got it locked in the first place....
Forum: USA
Dec 16th 2005, 2:23 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 1,964
Posted By thing1

Re: Apprentice

hispanics and asians are considered "minority" as well, but I didn't see any of them at Randall's table. :rolleyes:
Forum: USA
Dec 16th 2005, 2:16 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 1,964
Posted By thing1

Re: Apprentice

I was thinking the same thing. I said outloud to my husband what a complete ass Randall was for not wanting to share the limelight when I saw that moment last night.

But it has been my belief all...
Forum: USA
Dec 13th 2005, 1:12 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,087
Posted By thing1

Re: V.Long Message - Help Desperately Needed

I am a certified professional nanny and have 11 years experience.

I don't mean to judge your friend, but it sounds to me like she is getting what she is paying for. 2 Filipinas and 2 au-pairs...
Dec 7th 2005, 12:19 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By thing1

Re: Weird things on Atty filings also

I was always taught in school that "and" should only be used to represent the decimal point in the number when writing out numbers into word form. I always write it out like: Five hundred, fifty...
Forum: USA
Dec 4th 2005, 2:02 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By thing1

Re: For Those Who Thought Colin Firth was a Period Actor...

Colin Firth is no stranger to nudity. He bares all in "The Hour of the Pig" (aka The Advocate) as well. It's actually a really good film...and not just because CF bares all. :D
Nov 28th 2005, 11:24 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By thing1

Nov 28th 2005, 11:23 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By thing1

Re: Update: 10 year GC arrived

Thanks. I'm not quite sure how we got so lucky, but I am glad we did. It seemed like there were several fast approvals of I-751s so I was hoping we would catch that wave...and thankfully, it seems...
Nov 28th 2005, 11:16 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By thing1

Re: Update: 10 year GC arrived

Yes, I-751 is what I am talking about. It was for my husband, which I failed to mention. We were very happy that we didn't have to wait the one to two years we thought we would have to wait for...
Nov 28th 2005, 6:54 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By thing1

Update: 10 year GC arrived

Lifting Conditions Timeline

CIS Office______________Nebraska Service Center
Date Filed______________2005-09-10
NOA Date______________2005-09-12
Decision Date___________2005-10-27
Bio....
Nov 26th 2005, 12:45 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Posted By thing1

Re: I-751 Filing Question . . .

Personally, I would wait until the 28th to sign, date and send. Do you really want to chance your application being returned to you due to early filing?
Forum: USA
Nov 23rd 2005, 6:30 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By thing1

Re: Tesco coming to the US?

I'm no where near a Meijer now either...but my hope is that if Meijer and Tesco join forces, they will become not just a regional chain, but a national one. After all, they are trying to compete...
Forum: USA
Nov 23rd 2005, 6:19 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,901
Posted By thing1

Tesco coming to the US?

Those who live near a Meijer or are familiar with Meijer will be interested in the below linked story.

http://video.woodtv.com/index.php?video_id=1824

Reuters article...
Forum: USA
Nov 23rd 2005, 1:45 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,235
Posted By thing1

Re: Most Dangerous Cities USA

what no one seems to have to mentioned is the fact that these ratings (and the census) are speaking strickly of the CITY population and not the 'burbs...aka metropolitan area. To most from Michigan,...
Nov 16th 2005, 5:29 am
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By thing1

Re: Which is better for I-751 proof?

Thing2 and I sent copies of actual bank statements....an assortment covering the two year period But I don't know whether or not one way is more correct than the other.

Here is a list of what we...
Forum: USA
Nov 7th 2005, 12:53 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 475
Posted By thing1

Re: Pet friendly hotel/motel chains?

I was looking into Extended Stay America's because we are getting ready to move (again) and was considering the possibility of having to stay at a hotel for a bit until we find an apartment. There...
Forum: USA
Nov 5th 2005, 3:22 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,262
Posted By thing1

Re: THANK YOU - for lingo

You have to be signed into your account. Once you click on the bit that fatbrit pointed out, there should be:

O Normal Call Connection Speed uses less of your broadband connection for phone...
Forum: USA
Nov 5th 2005, 3:50 am
Replies: 29
Views: 1,262
Posted By thing1

Re: THANK YOU - for lingo

Hi Elaine,

I just wanted to mention that we had our landline phone number ported over to our Lingo service. What I didn't realize at the time was once they finished with the porting I still had...
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