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Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 5:22 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

don't respond to my posts then and do something more constructive with your time
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 4:51 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 4:42 pm
Replies: 506
Views: 49,260
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Moving back to UK

fair enough dear, I wish you all the best
Jan 14th 2010, 4:16 pm
Replies: 123
Views: 8,062
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Things you have done in Canada that you would never have done back home....

owned 2 houses - rented one out lived in the other,
snowblow our 400' drive,
ride on a lawn mower to cut 3 acres of lawn,
own 2 goats
put up an electric fence
play pool on our pool table in the...
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 4:03 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

well you lived in London, they're known not to be as friendly as us northerners haha another generalisation
as for all your expletives well really you need to look closely inside your soul if you...
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 3:01 pm
Replies: 506
Views: 49,260
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Moving back to UK

money isn't everything think very carefully before splitting family generations, it's been heartbreaking for us. we're so homesick and returning in July after 5 years here
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 1:13 pm
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

look who's talking you're really generalizing.
as for what I have said it is what I have experienced and the OP wanted honest opinions so he could make up his mind. I really wish we'd been properly...
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 1:05 am
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

Totally agree.
please think very carefully and on that tick list of pros and cons put grandparents and friends at the top of the list - something money can't buy.
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 1:03 am
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

<<snip>>
humans are not the same the world over - why don't you live amongst the Afghanistans and find out?
As for your spelling - it needs a lot of work.
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 12:38 am
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

I don't know where you lived in the UK but it has the quaintest scenery especially the Lake District where I'm from.
Also, people are definitely definitely definitely NOT the same the world over-...
Forum: Canada
Jan 14th 2010, 12:36 am
Replies: 190
Views: 11,894
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: I know its negative but.....

we came to Canada from NW England in 2005, for the "lifestyle" and have been extremely disappointed.
While Canadians are polite with excuse mes and pleases and thank yous they are not too friendly....
Jan 13th 2010, 5:05 pm
Replies: 473
Views: 24,895
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Poor England

oops I meant Britatin - I know he was born in Scotland
Jan 13th 2010, 3:12 pm
Replies: 473
Views: 24,895
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Poor England

I do not care where he lived - MY POINT is that England is "GREAT" and has had wonderful inventors and just because Alexander Bell emigrated does not mean that he is from the continent of america....
Jan 13th 2010, 2:32 pm
Replies: 473
Views: 24,895
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Poor England

he was scottish by birth - it doesn't make him Canadian being a Canadian Citizen <<snip>>. I have dual citizenships British and Canadian, but I was NOT born in...
Forum: Canada
Jan 12th 2010, 11:52 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 3,204
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Last few days in UK getting hard

we left the ukin June 2005, kids settled well in school, husband got a decent local job, I am a foster Mum we got our dual citizenship in May 2009. Unfortunately our parents are now too ill to be...
Jan 12th 2010, 11:30 pm
Replies: 473
Views: 24,895
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Poor England

I agree with you
People seem to think that because Britain is filled with old ruins and castles that the technology is left in the Roman times. In fact they are one of the most advanced countires...
Jan 12th 2010, 12:10 am
Replies: 78
Views: 14,629
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Anyone returned home from Canada

Small world in some ways -I'm from Penrith do you know Shap has the highest open air pool in the Uk and we've swum in the outdoor pool in Haltwhistle? Quaint border town. I moved to Norham, nr...
Jan 12th 2010, 12:07 am
Replies: 78
Views: 14,629
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Anyone returned home from Canada

thank you so much, Peter,we shall look in to them.
What do you think of Blighty after being in another country for so long?
we're returning to be nearer family - especially as my Step Dad's been...
Jan 11th 2010, 7:41 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 14,629
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Anyone returned home from Canada

Hi Gilsland, that's near Brampton isn't it?
we've been in Ontario for almost 5 years and are in our 40s with a teenage son and teenage daughter - lovely kids and a 13 yr old lab who we hope will be...
Forum: Canada
Jan 11th 2010, 6:53 pm
Replies: 506
Views: 49,260
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Moving back to UK

chocolate's another one!!!!
we have never really settled, we find it too different plus we're thinking about being there in the Uk for our aging parents who we intended sponsoring to Ontario, but...
Forum: Canada
Jan 11th 2010, 6:45 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 1,765
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: Booked our flights!!! :) (plus info about transporting pets)

£502 for how many cats that's brilliant. who was the pet agent and did you fly with Thomas cook?
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 9th 2010, 9:46 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,612
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: The King is dead long live the King

oh I am sorry it didn't come across that way in writing, I truly am sorry
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 9th 2010, 7:10 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,612
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: The King is dead long live the King

thank you for being kinder than that rude idiot gruffbrown
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 9th 2010, 6:54 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 2,612
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: The King is dead long live the King

obnoxious and insensitive aren't you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!????????????
Jan 8th 2010, 9:39 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,875
Posted By jan the piglet

Re: ELVIS PRESLEY's 75th BIRTHDAY

thank you - thank you very much
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