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Forum: Canada
Dec 7th 2004, 2:13 am
Replies: 45
Views: 1,659
Posted By farmgirl

Re: What is the temperature in your area?

regina -13 in day -20 at night
no real wind small flurries

sunday was much colder
Forum: Canada
Dec 6th 2004, 5:18 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

wondered why my ear drums were bleeding , thought that was the shania twain effect
Forum: Canada
Dec 6th 2004, 5:14 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

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if you live in canada arent you supposed to listen to country music which is usually about

going to war and getting killed/ he broke my heart / they repossessed the...
Forum: Canada
Dec 6th 2004, 4:40 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

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know what you mean , its the new subdivisions just outside of regina that you have to watch it on , they are 5 acres and all right next to each other ...
Forum: Canada
Dec 6th 2004, 4:13 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

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thanks for the web site will have a look
in canada we have 13 acres and nearesr neighbours are 1.5 miles away so we seem to be left to do what we...
Forum: Canada
Dec 6th 2004, 11:56 am
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

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do you mean which butcher ?
He was in Bloxham a small village just north of oxford

otherwise we may just go for plain pork and no seasoning at all
Forum: Canada
Dec 5th 2004, 5:29 am
Replies: 103
Views: 3,100
Posted By farmgirl

Re: About the bacon . . .

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we live on an acreage and are seriously considering having some weiners next spring to raise free range and then in the fall take them to a custom butcher so...
Forum: Canada
Dec 2nd 2004, 11:49 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Removal Company Recommendations

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we got quotes from britannia and robinsons, britannia was slow to put it in writing and it was about 30% dearer than robinsons
robinsons were...
Dec 1st 2004, 9:53 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

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to rent in sask we looked on MLS.ca and found local realtors and they told us who to rent from , beware of renting from ads in papers , Lizwil...
Nov 30th 2004, 5:07 am
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

isle of wight would be prince edward island
new brunswick and maritimes is cornwall
ontario countryside oxfordshire and cotswolds
yorkshire.........humm will have to think of that , BC? ...
Nov 30th 2004, 12:56 am
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

COOL photos you look very happy , at least here you can go to the lake at weekend , last time we tried oxford to the lake district we spent 6 hrs in a traffic jam!!!
Nov 28th 2004, 8:30 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

have a laugh this was on another forum

Only in Britain..................

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Something lighthearted for a change!

Subject: Only in Britain.....

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Nov 28th 2004, 8:27 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

Whoaaa.................. the thread was why are so many people leaving britain and this has all got a bit personal now

re education standards , i was thinking none of this matters really as the...
Forum: Canada
Nov 28th 2004, 8:12 pm
Replies: 213
Views: 20,453
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Decided not to go

sounds like they have the right idea in Australia I cant imagine anything more horrific than thinking you will get a job and then having what mrs liftman has had happen , what a terrible waste of...
Nov 28th 2004, 5:07 am
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

[kids being kids

i think this is so and am glad hes being allowed to have some fun

but he thinks he is treated more as a grownup by teachers than in uk , asked his opinion and given more...
Nov 28th 2004, 5:05 am
Replies: 94
Views: 8,292
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Why are so many people migrating from Britain?

I am not commenting here about the comparative levels of academic education between the two countries, except to say that kids appear to stay as "kids" for longer in the Canadian system, which...
Forum: Canada
Nov 28th 2004, 4:21 am
Replies: 213
Views: 20,453
Posted By farmgirl

Question Re: Decided not to go

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sorry to but in here but>>>>>>>>

dont you all think that the bottom line is a bit "buyer beware" if you are moving half way round the world wouldnt you...
Forum: Canada
Nov 26th 2004, 12:51 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 819
Posted By farmgirl

Re: car hire / insurance costs..

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FORGOT! also being rural we had to buy insurance for fire engine call out , apparently it $2000 for every 30 mins they attend and if they send several engines it adds...
Forum: Canada
Nov 26th 2004, 12:48 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 819
Posted By farmgirl

Re: car hire / insurance costs..

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bearing in mind in sask its all government owned so seems to differ
ours it a century home with field stone basement, basement, 2 floors and attic office...
Forum: Canada
Nov 23rd 2004, 2:33 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,030
Posted By farmgirl

Re: Cheap phonecalls canada to uk

what about cheap calls canada to uk?
we are stuck with sasktel which is 70 cents to uk mobiles , i have to call them for work
i swopped to sprint which was half price but they could never connect...
Forum: Canada
Nov 23rd 2004, 2:23 am
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By farmgirl

Re: How easy was it?

we did all the emmigration paper work ourselves , it took longer to get the info together than anything but that paid off later as it meant exam certs etc were all to hand for new employers and CVs...
Forum: Canada
Nov 18th 2004, 2:59 am
Replies: 13
Views: 626
Posted By farmgirl

Re: 24 hrs or time it

thats definately true we had radiators in uk and if you left the heating turned up they would go clonk clonk as heated and cooled in night and wake us up
and took ages to warm up as it had to heat...
Forum: Canada
Nov 17th 2004, 2:41 am
Replies: 13
Views: 819
Posted By farmgirl

Re: car hire / insurance costs..

different experience here in sask , we brought copy of no claims bonus
and they allowed it in full
our car insurance and road plates for a durango 5.6 engine are $900
per year for any driver and...
Forum: Canada
Nov 17th 2004, 2:34 am
Replies: 13
Views: 626
Posted By farmgirl

Re: 24 hrs or time it

would this be the same whether you had a new or old house ie better or worse insulation?
the new houses are well insulated but the century homes here in the country are not , they tend to have the...
Forum: Canada
Nov 16th 2004, 4:20 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 3,602
Posted By farmgirl

Re: uk GCSE vs Canadian high school diploma ????

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Yes he is still in a private school but its one funded by donations and the church . its Lutheran , they dont indoctrinate the kids though so it...
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