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Forum: Canada
May 22nd 2010, 3:50 am
Replies: 49
Views: 18,704
Posted By l i s a

Re: Who lives in Fall River NS - What's it like?

We've lived in Fall River for the past 2.5 years. We love it here:thumbup:

We are in Fall River Village. All of the sub divisions have different attractions. One thing I would say to be...
Forum: Canada
Nov 16th 2009, 10:29 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,237
Posted By l i s a

Re: Furniture'household stores in Halifax/NS

I bought a few bits in the UK (mostly Ikea) and shipped them in our container (knew what we needed as had already bought the house here).

Here we have mainly bought from Costco and West Art...
Forum: Canada
Jun 2nd 2009, 10:45 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By l i s a

Vacation in Cape Breton

Hi All

I am about to plan/book to take the in-laws to Cape Breton for a few days during their visit in late August. I wondered if anyone has any recommendations for must see areas and any good...
May 15th 2009, 9:27 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 2,099
Posted By l i s a

Re: To Dyson or not to Dyson?????

Love it! So, I shouldn't mention my sewing machine for Mothers Day or I would look like a real loser eh! ;)
May 15th 2009, 2:02 am
Replies: 41
Views: 2,099
Posted By l i s a

Re: To Dyson or not to Dyson?????

I say do it! You won't regret it. I only put up with and suffered with central vac for just over a year, and I finally got my Dyson (Animal) for a Valentines gift! - well after 20 years together...
Forum: Canada
Apr 29th 2009, 8:18 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,487
Posted By l i s a

Re: canadian affair can a flight be move ....

The seating plan may look empty on-line but not everyone books their seats so it is likely more full than you think.....
Forum: Canada
Apr 27th 2009, 5:22 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 2,282
Posted By l i s a

Re: Nova Scotia tv - who's best?

We use Eastlink and when they set up they installed an Eastlink Battery pack on our main fusebox. This is kept charged and you can plug a hard wire phone in to this in the event of a power outage. ...
Forum: Canada
Apr 22nd 2009, 11:41 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 2,282
Posted By l i s a

Re: Nova Scotia tv - who's best?

We have Eastlink for phone and internet and Bell for TV. We did originally have everything through Eastlink but OH is HD and pic quality mad and Eastlink didn't cut it. Bell has most HD chanels in...
Forum: Canada
Apr 12th 2009, 8:58 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 921
Posted By l i s a

Re: OH in Halifax - Advice Needed!!!

Which area are they staying in whilst they are here?
Forum: Canada
Apr 7th 2009, 9:49 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,594
Posted By l i s a

Re: any1 confirm i can leave my large wooden dog crates at YVR cargo?

Don't know about YVR but we left our large (retriever) wooden crate at Air Canada Cargo at Halifax no problem. They asked us for it actually (although we would have never fitted in the car at the...
Forum: Canada
Mar 25th 2009, 12:33 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,199
Posted By l i s a

Re: baby cafe halifax

Hi
I find Halifax and NS very baby/child friendly in general (I have a 3 yr old). The following are places we go quite regularly. There are also a couple of general family/kids info sites which may...
Dec 19th 2008, 8:38 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,422
Posted By l i s a

Re: Ice Skating....

Hi Amy

I got our skates from Sportswheels, Sackville (link below) They have second hand upstairs from $20 and you can trade in the kiddies ones when they grow out of them. Also staff were very...
Forum: Canada
Dec 2nd 2008, 6:59 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,178
Posted By l i s a

Re: Fall River

We're on Perry Lake, moved here a year ago. We find it a fantastic location for getting about, highway access and shopping. We have municipal water. The plots are a good size, averaging around 1.5...
Nov 27th 2008, 7:01 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By l i s a

Re: Reflexology in Halifax (HRM)

Thanks very much Val. Just booked an appt - hope it does the trick:thumbsup:
Nov 17th 2008, 2:21 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By l i s a

Reflexology in Halifax (HRM)

Hi

Just wondering if anyone can recommend a reflexlogist in HRM? I've had a couple of names given to me but they are not recommended from personal experience.

TIA
Lisa:)
Oct 14th 2008, 1:37 pm
Replies: 91
Views: 4,844
Posted By l i s a

Re: Fall photos time

View from the front of our house.......
Forum: Canada
Oct 7th 2008, 1:28 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,812
Posted By l i s a

Re: How Much are you Paying for Heating Oil?

We paid .96/litre a couple of weeks ago.

We took over the existing Irving account when we moved in last year but searched around for better deals once in. We found the best deal to be with the...
Forum: Canada
Sep 10th 2008, 12:46 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,157
Posted By l i s a

Re: Box descriptions by removers...

We had one box which was "odds". It was luminous yellow and was for things like sets of screws for furniture, remote controls etc....... little things that needed to be kept together so we could put...
Sep 4th 2008, 2:20 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 795
Posted By l i s a

Re: Charlottetown, PEI

We did look at changing to the Delta because BW was so bad but we couldn't justify the cost. We only had to put up for three nights.

OH has heard from work colleagues that the Rodd is good but...
Sep 4th 2008, 1:37 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By l i s a

Re: Can anyone in NS help with a cat?

Sorry, but have asked OH and apparently the two we have are enough! Good luck.
Sep 4th 2008, 1:12 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 795
Posted By l i s a

Re: Charlottetown, PEI

Not a recommendation but warning - DON'T stay at the Best Western, Grafton Street. Eeek! small dirty rooms - and we asked to move twice to get that! We were only there fro three nights - never...
Forum: Canada
Sep 3rd 2008, 11:47 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By l i s a

Re: Employment Conditions

Termination - appears to allow employer to terminate employment without "just cause" with 4 weeks notice (increasing with length of service) and employee shall have no further claims against the...
Forum: Canada
Sep 1st 2008, 9:22 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,618
Posted By l i s a

Re: Firewood in Nova Scotia

Hi Try this link for registered firewood companies in NS............

http://www.gov.ns.ca/snsmr/firewood/registrants.asp

We got ours from Good Wood Fuels and although they were saying delivery...
Forum: Canada
Aug 22nd 2008, 12:19 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,816
Posted By l i s a

Re: The jouney so far

Hope you have a great trip, I'm sure you will love it (both Toronto and NS).

I'll reply to your last PM and let you have our details etc. OH is still on for meeting about the nursing (also his...
Forum: Canada
Aug 20th 2008, 7:05 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By l i s a

Re: Fuel budget plans

Thanks for the tip Val. We've just been paying as we go for oil since we arrived in Oct07 for heat and hot water. Averaging it out over the past 9 months it's roughly $350 per month. We arrived...
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