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Nov 25th 2018, 11:56 am
Replies: 25
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Posted By Lorry1

Re: Deactivating FB

I totally get it and I feel the same. As I said, I just mainly use for local groups and for my work now, and I'm happy with that. Keep in touch :)
Nov 24th 2018, 12:28 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,077
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Deactivating FB

Hello Howe, I guess I'll be contacting you on here then LOL.
I have a love/hate relationship with facebook and always have. when it started, I added everyone, but over time my friends list has...
Nov 2nd 2018, 1:47 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 778
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Dogs: Moving from Canada to the UK

Hi, we did it ourselves back in 2013 from NS to UK. We shipped back quite a large breed; Labrador/shepherd. We got advice from the airline and the vets. You have to buy a crate large enough for the...
Forum: Back Home
Oct 4th 2018, 9:52 am
Replies: 8
Views: 2,966
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Back 5 years and 3 months today!

Hi MissBetty!
CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
WOW fab news.
Hope you're still eating lots of Phish food though, it's good for the soul :)
Forum: Back Home
Oct 4th 2018, 9:50 am
Replies: 3
Views: 2,570
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Hello! A little update...

Hi Britwhore!
WOW, moving back and forth must have cost you a fortune...as well as being ultra stressful !
Sorry to hear about your doggies...but congrats on the baby :)
I hope you settle Ito UK...
Forum: Back Home
Aug 24th 2018, 9:01 am
Replies: 22
Views: 9,828
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 4 years back in England

Hi, sorry I can't remember who we used to ship. I contacted 3 companies and used the middle quote as I always do :)
Forum: Back Home
Aug 23rd 2018, 11:07 am
Replies: 13
Views: 4,179
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 5 years Britiversary!

Thanks everyone. yes, Between two worlds, please do an update :)
Forum: Back Home
Jul 29th 2018, 1:10 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 4,179
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 5 years Britiversary!

Thanks Novo. I actually just read your update and it seems all is well with you. Good luck heading to France, you're lucky you are able to. I hate all this Brexit crap. I hate that we have to give up...
Forum: Back Home
Jul 29th 2018, 10:53 am
Replies: 13
Views: 4,179
Posted By Lorry1

5 years Britiversary!

Was actually 13th July so I'm posting a bit late.

Well, hello to old and new members. I barely come on here anymore as life is just busy. Just have to say, I have absolutely no regrets returning...
Nov 14th 2017, 6:40 pm
Replies: 8,893
Views: 464,456
Posted By Lorry1

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

erm...I'm a 'UK person' and I don't give a flying **** about I'm a Celebrity or any other reality TV show. I couldn't give a damn about the presenters and their private lives either.
Nov 5th 2017, 10:09 am
Replies: 15
Views: 3,089
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Reverse culture shock

Hi Holly,

When people in the UK say....'what are you coming back for?'....'England is worse than it ever was!'....'stay where you are, you have such a great lifestyle!'....well, they have probably...
Sep 6th 2017, 4:27 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 3 weeks in NS

The shop was Avery's farm market but yes I agree it is (slightly) cheaper in the supermarkets. Either way, my statement about it being more expensive than the UK, is correct.

I do agree that the...
Sep 6th 2017, 12:34 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 2,411
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Moving Dog to UK from Canada

Hi,

Where in Canada are you?
We moved our dog from Canada to UK in 2013, so not sure how up to date this advice is but -

We were lucky our vet had done several lots of paperwork for pets...
Sep 4th 2017, 12:42 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 3 weeks in NS

Hi and thanks.
Yeah everything always works out somehow :lol:

Kids were 4 and 13 so a very difficult age to leave friends. It took her a long time to settle there, but once she did, she didn't...
Sep 2nd 2017, 9:07 am
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 3 weeks in NS

Good job, good job :thumbup:

:lol: yes it's definitely different when it's not forever!

I think seeing good friends regularly makes a difference too. I think that would not happen if you lived...
Sep 1st 2017, 4:19 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 3 weeks in NS

I totally loved seeing you too. It's funny how we are so opposite but get on so well :lol:
I look forward to seeing you next time :wub:
Sep 1st 2017, 1:34 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Lorry1

3 weeks in NS

Hi all, my family and I have just returned from a 3 week holiday in NS visiting my eldest who now lives there with her boyfriend.

For those who don't know, my family and I moved to NS in 2007 from...
Aug 8th 2017, 6:00 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,509
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Back to Canada tomorrow....

Thanks Bristol. I really knew what the UK was like but I still wanted to return :lol: I am happy here though. I appreciate things a lot more and want to see a lot more.

We may have to return to...
Aug 8th 2017, 10:39 am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,509
Posted By Lorry1

Back to Canada tomorrow....

......for 3 weeks!

We have been back in England for 4 years following 6 quite unhappy at the time years in Nova Scotia.

My eldest daughter returned there last March to be with her Canadian...
Aug 8th 2017, 9:10 am
Replies: 26
Views: 4,144
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Clotted Cream in NS!!!

yeah I use to buy that when I lived there. It was the closest thing in thickness I could find to extra thick double cream which they do here in UK.
Forum: Canada
Aug 7th 2017, 10:39 am
Replies: 231
Views: 23,107
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Six years and done

What is it with trucks anyway? I just don't see what is to like and why every bloody Canadian has one :lol:
Give me the car variety in Europe & UK anyway :thumbup:
Aug 6th 2017, 2:03 pm
Replies: 8,893
Views: 464,456
Posted By Lorry1

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

:lol:

Yeah I have to put a chair at the kitchen door (took actual door off) when I'm cooking because otherwise it becomes unbearable; Indy get out....Indy get out....Indy get out....etc....
Aug 6th 2017, 11:20 am
Replies: 8,893
Views: 464,456
Posted By Lorry1

Re: What has p*ssed you off today...part II

As long as that!? my dog wolfs his down in 0.3 seconds :lol:
Yeah I get you though. It starts with his first pee, then breakfast, then walk, then lunch. It starts again for afternoon walk, then...
Forum: Canada
Aug 4th 2017, 8:10 am
Replies: 231
Views: 23,107
Posted By Lorry1

Re: Six years and done

I wrote that myself 4 years ago :lol: was in NS for 6 years was so depressed absolutely hated it. Found it boring, done everything there was to do and nothing left to explore. Did have some great...
Forum: Back Home
Jul 27th 2017, 2:12 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 9,828
Posted By Lorry1

Re: 4 years back in England

:thumbsup: see you in a couple of weeks
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