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Oct 7th 2016, 2:49 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,654
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Hurricane Matthew

My husband and I looked for hotels on Tuesday beginning at 6:00pm for several inland areas in SC and NC but every site had "there are xx hotels in this area none have availability for the dates...
Oct 6th 2016, 2:48 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,654
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Hurricane Matthew

Thank you for the kind thoughts Wintersong; they are appreciated!
Forum: USA
Sep 4th 2016, 5:15 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,245
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Where to start?!

Charlotte is in North Carolina not South Carolina. School statewide are very poor in national ranking-- it is usually SC or Mississippi that is 50th in ranking each year. Best of luck to you...
Forum: USA
Jul 19th 2016, 12:23 am
Replies: 52
Views: 3,623
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Relocation from California - where should we live? HELP!

Well I would not recommend Charleston, SC even though I was born and raised here. The airport's landing fees are some of the most expensive in the nation and those fees are tacked on to tickets...
Forum: USA
Sep 25th 2015, 10:15 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,231
Posted By Married2abrit

Smile Re: Gifts

Every time we go to visit my husband's parents my m-i-l loves for the two of us to go and have a sweet and a drink! My f-i-l won't go with her and my husband won't go as a show of solidarity, lol. ...
Aug 26th 2015, 11:50 pm
Replies: 178
Views: 9,533
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: 'Merica - now they're gunning down reporters

I totally agree about the "collateral damage" line of thought. There is a pin on Pinterest that said something to the effect of "there is no fight about gun control in America. When we as a nation...
Aug 18th 2015, 9:54 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 1,622
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Personal finance.

I haven't written a check since 2006.
Jun 20th 2015, 2:32 am
Replies: 76
Views: 2,655
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Charleston Church Massacre

Two of my co-workers lost three family members; there was a grief counselor present today. For everyone debating the "insanity defense" SC is one of the few states that has "guilty but mentally...
Forum: USA
Jun 11th 2015, 10:25 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,169
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Potential relication from UK to Charleston SC...monthly living costs

Summerville may be a bit more expensive than other areas in the tri-county area because it has the very desirable "Dorchester District II" school district. I graduated from that district. ...
May 27th 2015, 10:14 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 836
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Disability in the U.S

The disability decision is usually carried out by state gov't workers and the decision is then sent to the federal SSA field office. The official definition of "disability" for that program is that...
Jan 23rd 2015, 11:21 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: I-864 dependent question

I used to work with the elderly blind training them on adaptive aids. She can simply have the signature line folded so that it leaves a raised crease in the paper and the person uses muscle memory...
Forum: USA
Oct 28th 2014, 10:05 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 770
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Healthcare Ins. Dilemma

It depends on the emergency. In April I had a kidney stone while in Harrogate. Every doctor and nurse we asked said " this is an emergency, you won't be charged.". However the following month I...
Oct 8th 2014, 10:18 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,367
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: TSA pre check

My parents are over a certain age and get that on their boarding pass. Like you, they don't have to remove coat/shoes. Maybe you are thinking of global visa that is a fee based thing?
Sep 2nd 2014, 2:17 am
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: New bathtub ?

We had to get a new tub/shower in 2005; it's an acrylic one. The one they had to remove was a enameled cast iron one the was original to the house ( built in the 1950s). The cast iron one always...
Sep 2nd 2014, 2:10 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,264
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: IV granted despite criminal conviction/deportation

How did your father naturalize? Was he deported too ( if he was the one to bring you in illegally)? I was just very surprised that you didn't have any bumps in the road so to speak.
Forum: USA
Jul 26th 2014, 11:48 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,345
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Maintaining UK savings accounts while living in USA

Yorkieabroad,

My husband says he didn't have bonds just savings through NSI (he is 43). The letter that was sent with the check that we have to endorse specifically stated that he had to prove to...
Forum: USA
Jul 26th 2014, 12:19 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,345
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Maintaining UK savings accounts while living in USA

My husband's account has just been closed by NS&I because he is a US citizen and they stated in their letter to him (which accompanied a check for his account balance) that the cost of them reporting...
Jul 10th 2014, 1:03 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,152
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Citizenship and travelling while applying

Wouldn't your daughter get naturalized before age 18 under the umbrella of your own naturalization? I'm just wondering on that issue. My husband went through the Charleston field office for...
Jul 1st 2014, 1:54 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,099
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Le Grand Depart -- or "On Yer Bike, Luv"

My in-laws live in Harrogate and told me that the roads would be closed into town for two days due to this. When we were there in April there were pictures of bikes carved into trees near the Stray.
Forum: USA
Jun 7th 2014, 11:09 pm
Replies: 57
Views: 5,749
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Moving to USA without a job

For store managers please keep in mind that your husband will work every holiday weekend (this will be written into his contract). For example, our Memorial day sale ran from Thursday through...
May 30th 2014, 11:54 am
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: 90 days condition to Marry K1 Visa

I don't believe that you can because the reason the K1 visa was issued would then be null and void. My husband entered the US on a K1, but we've been married over eleven years now and certain things...
Apr 3rd 2014, 10:59 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 1,617
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Random questions..

Zofran is an anti-nausea drug that is not as sedating as phenergan. It is safe for very young infants to take. HTH.
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2014, 1:00 am
Replies: 66
Views: 3,474
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: Where to Move? Help?

I would not recommend Charleston. Humid as heck nine months out of the year. We still have around 10% unemployment. I have been looking for a full time job in my career field for five years now...
Feb 13th 2014, 11:08 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By Married2abrit

Re: The South in the deep freeze

We got the ice down here. Lots of branches and trees down yesterday. One of our bridges was still closed today, but it will be 60F tomorrow.
Forum: USA
Feb 11th 2014, 10:32 pm
Replies: 73
Views: 3,906
Posted By Married2abrit

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