Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: tum
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.40 seconds.
Feb 8th 2019, 2:45 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,265
Posted By tum

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

hey, so you’re an Aussie ping ponger as well, good on ya! We’re in the Netherlands at the moment, but if our son decides to go to Uni in Brissy, we’re ping ponging again. We’ll see, he’s in year 5 of...
Feb 8th 2019, 2:41 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,265
Posted By tum

Talking Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

hahaha yep, I’ll drive a ute any time, currently stuck in a 4cl economical car, very environmental friendly ;-).
Feb 8th 2019, 12:44 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,265
Posted By tum

Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

She’ll be apples, everything will be ok, she can handle it, my aunt who lives in Melbourne uses it all the time. If you are lookaing at more explanations about Dutch idiom by the way, or just phrases...
Feb 8th 2019, 6:55 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,265
Posted By tum

Wink Re: Dutch metaphors/idiom

I agree that mosr Dutchies haven’t got a clue where they originate from and their meaning (not origin) is taught at school from an early age. For me personally, I always have to chuckle when I hear...
Feb 6th 2019, 1:24 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By tum

Thumbs up Re: Renewal RRV, missing residency requirement

Thanks Rammygirl for the link. I have looked into the substantial ties part en there are a lot of things I can actually provide to substantiate our request. i don’t have any close relatives, my dad’s...
Feb 5th 2019, 1:23 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By tum

Re: Renewal RRV, missing residency requirement

Thanks for your replu. Nothing current, so no employment, offer of employment etc. I know there was an option for a year or three month valid RRV, but as the rules change regularly and so does the...
Feb 5th 2019, 10:48 am
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By tum

Smile Renewal RRV, missing residency requirement

Hi guys, been a long time since I posted, much has happened since we started this process in 2005. We have ping ponged to and from Australia 3 times for various reasons. Love, love, love the...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 8th 2012, 8:45 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

Good luck with the scan Caroline!
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 7th 2012, 4:43 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

Hahaha, NOOOOOOOOO :eek:!!!!!!!! I would never never never do that hey :rofl:. I should have left the 'mum' bit out of it ;). Ok, next try..... should have said: I always colour my own hair, so would...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 7th 2012, 3:01 am
Replies: 29
Views: 1,552
Posted By tum

Re: St. Valentine's Day 2012

Nope...nothing at all, maybe both my husband and I will get a card from our 10 year old son...he loves Valentine's day....there you go, another Hallmark card victim :rofl::rofl:, is this how we are...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 7th 2012, 2:57 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

Good on ya for buying the t-shirt! Does it look good with your new belt?
Too bad that you are in Sydney otherwise I would have coloured your hair for you, always did it for my mum :).
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 7th 2012, 1:05 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Had to laugh about the Footwear remark, but I do agree it is true in most cases :p.

Hey DC10, thanks for your reply. Thanks for your comment about crossover skills, although it does - and...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 10:03 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Ok, forgot that is the way it works.....thanks for that. There was one job that was advertised but withdrawn later (got a letter saying that 'unfortunately the job was no longer available, so that...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 9:23 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Thanks Wendy, I am reminding them :-), in a nice way, do not mind getting sympathy work and you are correct, once they get good feedback (luckily I do have a good local reference from a company I...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 7:53 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Hi Wendy, thanks, yes I did, temp jobs have been slow, but they said it is picking up and are looking for a suitable temp position. I have also said I do not mind it being a reception or admin job to...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 8:05 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

If I could afford it (hence the looking for work with great pay :rofl::thumbsup:) I would love to have fortnightly massages, and a manicure and a pedicure done too. No Botox, but a bit of lipfiller...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 7:59 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Thanks for your post :).....7 jobs I applied for are with QLD Govt. Sounds promissing :(....well at least I know what I am up for ;). Anyway....am also registered at a job agency (supposed to be a...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 4:44 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

I take off my glasses hahahahaha.;)
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 4:40 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

Aaah no living in the Netherlands then, they just banned it.....why not go for a lovely pair of jeans shorts and cotton (best absorbing) t-shirt, hair in a ponytail, thongs (yes...the ones one your...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 3:14 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

Re: What do you do to look your best :-)

:D me too, mascara and some lipstick gets me through the day. Living in the tropics I do have a nice tan....but without clothes I am 'wearing' a white t-shirt :-). Wish I was blessed with an all over...
Feb 6th 2012, 3:05 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,444
Posted By tum

Re: What sounds do you associate with Holland?

Church bells (so loud they will wake you in the morning if you're not used to them). Cows and goats. Sound of the windmills, tractors.
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 2:58 am
Replies: 59
Views: 3,527
Posted By tum

What do you do to look your best :-)

I just dyed my hair.....white (not grey!) hairs started coming through at 18......mmmhhhh 20 odd years later, pulling out isn't doable anymore as it would leave me with a bald patch in the middle...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 2:35 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,679
Posted By tum

Re: Follow up after job application

Thanks Caroline :-) will keep you posted.
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 6th 2012, 2:06 am
Replies: 49
Views: 3,642
Posted By tum

Re: Human hourglass....is this attractive?

Very strange :blink::blink:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.