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Forum: Canada
Apr 11th 2019, 1:10 am
Replies: 164
Views: 34,363
Posted By stuabroad

Re: So when does it "get better"

Been here 10 years in January...divorced my Canadian wife couple of years ago and have a 4yr old son. Stuck here also. Feel like this is a permanent situation, alleviated only by travel home at...
Nov 8th 2018, 8:54 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By stuabroad

PR CARD RENEWAL - HOW LONG TO ARRIVE IN THE MAIL ONCE SENT BY CIC?

Apparently my PR card was mailed out to me on 31st October.

Anyone else had theirs delivered recently? How long did it take once they said it was sent in the mail???

"...

We verified the...
Forum: Canniversary
Jan 15th 2018, 5:40 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,903
Posted By stuabroad

Re: 9 Years

I lost my dad at 18 so being a dad is even more important to me. My three year old is also my only blood relative alive (with the exception of my mother), so you can figure out how important he is...
Forum: Canada
Jan 12th 2018, 3:31 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Taking Two Cats to Edmonton

Right. And there's the -40c for 6 months to consider :) My two furry friends spend the summer on the balcony but i do feel bad for them stuck in all winter. At least when i go out they listen to...
Forum: Canniversary
Jan 8th 2018, 8:58 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,903
Posted By stuabroad

9 Years

Arrived 9 years ago today. It's been a helluva journey; met a girl three months after landing here with a new job. Got married three years later, had a kid and just got divorced. But proud dad of...
Nov 29th 2017, 4:02 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,388
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Returning to What You Know

All good points and as I said, i'm not isolating the Canadian aspect as the thing at fault. It coincides with being here 9 years now, missing home really for the first time in years which really...
Nov 29th 2017, 4:48 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,388
Posted By stuabroad

Returning to What You Know

Curious how many of you were married in the past to a Canadian. Then got divorced and later married an expat or ended up in a long-term relationship with an expat lol. I just did the first part and...
Jul 23rd 2017, 2:31 am
Replies: 13
Views: 781
Posted By stuabroad

Divorcing in Canada

It's shit but it's happening. Who else has married a Canadian and the relationship ended, how did you deal with it and what advice would you give.
Jan 24th 2017, 2:45 am
Replies: 111
Views: 5,720
Posted By stuabroad

Re: God save America

Agreed, as with so much of Trump, nothing is seen in action yet. The worrying part is not Trump who is just the loudmouth, i am more concerned with the people like Stephen Bannon and the advisors...
Jan 24th 2017, 2:41 am
Replies: 111
Views: 5,720
Posted By stuabroad

Re: God save America

You would be surprised how many people in rural Alberta sympathise with Trump and support his "back to basics" blue collar rhetoric, as deeply flawed as it may be. I had a fairly frosty encounter...
Forum: Canada
Jan 19th 2017, 6:57 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 7,100
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Thinking of moving

There's Spruce Grove on the West or Sherwood Park on the East. SP is by far more well developed and in SG we just got our first bus this week would you believe :eek: It's a 15 minute commute from...
Forum: Canada
Jan 18th 2017, 10:29 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 7,100
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Thinking of moving

:goodpost: the problem is when you don't have a plan lol - remember whenever you arrive in a foreign country there's a 2/3 year honeymoon period before reality sinks in.
Forum: Canada
Jan 18th 2017, 9:44 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 7,100
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Thinking of moving

Do a search of threads within the last two months and you'll see a long list of my detailed observations on why i would rather be living on the moon, than in Deadmonton, where i've been living for 8...
Forum: Canada
Dec 26th 2016, 9:19 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Going back to Edmonton.

Calling a rather large BS on that. :rofl:
Forum: Canada
Dec 15th 2016, 1:45 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Going back to Edmonton.

None taken, and you're right that's what happens to you :lol:
Forum: Canada
Dec 14th 2016, 1:05 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Forum: Canada
Dec 14th 2016, 1:01 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Going back to Edmonton.

Clearly written by someone only here for the weekend with no bloody clue what they're talking about. I mean, what a waste of a blog article. Copy random -laces and write a paragraph about them then...
Forum: Canada
Dec 14th 2016, 12:56 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Going back to Edmonton.

Sorry what has that got to do with anything, when you consider airport's are a place you visit a handful of time a year and this one is 30km south of the city? WTF does an airport extension have to...
Forum: Canada
Dec 14th 2016, 12:51 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,667
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Going back to Edmonton.

Nope, it's a shit hole - I would relocate to Calgary if it wasn't for my canadian wife refusing to move. Money isn't everything. Brain damage living here is much worse.
Forum: Canada
Nov 16th 2016, 4:46 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,068
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Transitioning from teaching in a UK secondary school to teaching elementary in Ca

Gary my wife is an Elementary School teacher, she's been teaching French immersion for 15 years. With reference to our other discussoin (lol) regarding BC vs AB - make sure you figure out where you...
Oct 30th 2016, 4:14 am
Replies: 78
Views: 3,883
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Men's health

You amuse me. Good luck with your narrow world view lol
Oct 30th 2016, 3:49 am
Replies: 78
Views: 3,883
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Men's health

AHHH Yes those two sources of unbiased Establishment rhetoric. I think you'll find that most junior doctors and GPs do NOT get taught much about natural medicine in their training. Go ask one. It's...
Oct 30th 2016, 3:34 am
Replies: 78
Views: 3,883
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Men's health

What's the confusion...? Rather than waste your money on profits for the pharmaceutical industry whilst simultaneously filling your body with man-made toxins - spend your money instead on some...
Oct 30th 2016, 3:12 am
Replies: 78
Views: 3,883
Posted By stuabroad

Re: Men's health

Whoever it was that mentioned they got a flushot, why would you do that to yourself? Seriously.
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