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Forum: USA
Dec 29th 2016, 11:00 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By toopie28

Re: Write your own living trust?

That's the name of it! Thanks I couldn't remember - knew it was zoom something. I'll research that.
Forum: USA
Dec 29th 2016, 6:45 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By toopie28

Write your own living trust?

Has anyone written their own living trust?

I have a trust that I need to override/cancel by writing a new one. But I'm finding it very expensive to go thru a lawyer.

I found a website (rocket...
Forum: The Lounge
Dec 13th 2016, 12:10 am
Replies: 5,437
Views: 471,724
Posted By toopie28

Re: The Recipe Thread

Would you mind putting recipe here? I tried one from BBC and it was crap... maybe the butter I used.
Nov 22nd 2016, 6:40 pm
Replies: 1,268
Views: 132,899
Posted By toopie28

Re: UK TV Programs

I prefer it to the first one. Love it. You really do have to pay attention tho.
Nov 9th 2016, 7:41 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

Paid all with avios. Biz class.

Just called in again today and spoke to another rep.

She said I would get all points back and just have to pay 55 + 25 (80 bucks).

I should have taken down...
Nov 9th 2016, 6:35 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

So I have a question.

I purchase a ticket with my avios miles in june FOR Xmas. BA. LAX-LHR return.

I called and made sure that IF I cancelled, I would get my money (taxes) back and also points...
Nov 2nd 2016, 5:34 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 2,465
Posted By toopie28

Re: Is there an Aldis near you?

There's one in Simi Valley (CA).

Only go in there for the chocolate - very good. Won't be going again, since I can't be trusted.
Forum: USA
Sep 20th 2016, 7:08 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,622
Posted By toopie28

Re: Best supermarkets like home in and around Thousand Oaks, CA

Well there is an Aldi in Simi Valley - about 20 mins from TO.
Not sure about the sausages but they do sell French chocs (choceur)

Then there are some Brit shops. One in TO - off Hampshire and...
Oct 13th 2015, 8:23 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,188
Posted By toopie28

Re: best vpn/dns provider??

anyone having issues with bbciplayer?

I can watch ITV but bbciplayer detects a VPN - from their site - "Disable any web accelerator or a VPN you are using. If we detect you’re using a VPN you...
Sep 9th 2015, 2:56 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,012
Posted By toopie28

Re: Hiring Casual Day Labor. ...

My neighbour directed me to a forum where all the neighbours post and I posted for help. Got tons of replies - parents offering their sons. So far I think I will go with that.
Got one gal who has 2...
Sep 8th 2015, 10:31 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,012
Posted By toopie28

Re: Hiring Casual Day Labor. ...

Yes, female.

I figured I'd pick up the wee ones so I could take 'em should something happen :). Actually thanks for the tips - I'll try movinghelp and I've also put the feeler out with my...
Sep 8th 2015, 5:57 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,012
Posted By toopie28

re: Hiring Casual Day Labor. ...

thanks! I'll try that.
Sep 8th 2015, 5:32 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,012
Posted By toopie28

re: Hiring Casual Day Labor. ...

Mmmm, true.

I tried calling local moving companies and got some ridiculous quotes.

When you say "Two guys and a truck" type places - what would be my search? Local movers?
Sep 8th 2015, 3:48 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,012
Posted By toopie28

Hiring Casual Day Labor. ...

ok, so what am I missing here.

I need some help moving stuff and I was going to go to a place I know that some guys hang out looking for work.

I was going to pick them up, take them to the...
Forum: The Lounge
Sep 3rd 2015, 9:44 pm
Replies: 8,074
Views: 644,114
Posted By toopie28

Re: Movie Reviews

Con Air was great due to one person - Steve Buscemi

"Define irony: a bunch of idiots dancing around on a plane to a song made famous by a band that died in a plane crash."
Aug 26th 2015, 10:50 pm
Aug 26th 2015, 4:42 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 709
Posted By toopie28

Charities that have auctions...

I'm looking for charities that have auctions since I want to donate a bunch (about 100) backpacks.

Or charities that need backpacks - any ideas?

None of the big ones please.
Aug 3rd 2015, 9:10 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

Great - that's what I have - Chase INK.
Aug 2nd 2015, 5:55 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

I had been trying ba for ages and then I was going to try an international number and thought - what the hey - try one more time.

One ring and it was PICKED UP! I couldn't believe it. Several...
Jul 31st 2015, 7:38 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

Sorry for the late reply - things have changed.

But going back to the original question -
How many seats are you looking to buy? - 2
Which airports are suitable ones for departing from? LAX...
Jul 24th 2015, 7:15 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 1,091,461
Posted By toopie28

Re: Traveling cheaply and well using miles and points

Ok, I have one for you.
I can get flights with my avios points to London on economy with BA.

I called and actually got hold of someone at BA and asked about flights I saw on American for Business...
Jul 15th 2015, 4:17 pm
Replies: 3,755
Views: 303,695
Posted By toopie28

Re: Tele

Yes. LOVING it! Makes me miss BE even more.

I really hope they will make another one - after the US maybe focus on Sicily.
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 7th 2015, 9:37 pm
Replies: 8,074
Views: 644,114
Posted By toopie28

Re: Movie Reviews

:thumbsup:
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 2nd 2015, 4:05 pm
Replies: 8,074
Views: 644,114
Posted By toopie28

Re: Movie Reviews

Agreed. Horrible, horrible actor.

Film was ok - I think the peeps who read the book did not care for it.

I have no idea how some of these "actors" keep getting these good roles. Barfleck's...
Jun 19th 2015, 3:49 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,171
Posted By toopie28

Re: Iphone 5 or 5c or Samsung galaxy S5

Had an iphone for about 5 yrs (first the 3 then 4g) then switched to Galaxy5 and never looked back. LOVE my galaxy. Maybe cuz it's named after my favourite chocolate but also - for me- much user...
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