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Oct 20th 2013, 7:46 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,564
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Aaaarrgh!!

Hey Siouxie, Ailsa told me it might be snowing here in Hamilton by the end of the week. Sorry :-(

...personally, I can't wait :eek:
Oct 20th 2013, 7:40 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,461
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: CANADA IS NOT THE UK!

:goodpost: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

I have been so close to leaving this forum because of the whiners and abusers. So many people have spoken to me outside of BE and said they went on here once but...
Oct 19th 2013, 8:17 am
Replies: 58
Views: 3,388
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: I find this sticker offensive.

Getting back on topic...

So this lady is basically saying "I'm English and proud!"

...and they want to take her licence away?

I'm confused. If she is English, and working in England, then...
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2013, 3:08 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 3,250
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Moving to ON. Teenage daughter with braces

wow, sounds like you'd be cheaper sending your daughter back to the UK every 6 weeks to get them adjusted!

(do the maths) lol
Forum: Canada
Oct 18th 2013, 2:55 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,978
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Voltage convertor for selected items

We bought a couple of good voltage convertors as soon as we got here from http://www.voltageconverters.ca/

You can choose the wattage you need. The higher the wattage the more the cost. Things...
Oct 10th 2013, 3:18 pm
Replies: 5,684
Views: 486,077
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Post The Latest Picture You Have Taken

I have no idea, but fairly sure you would break your back if you tried to lift it alone. I'm sure I'll calm down in a year or two with the Canadian stereotypes ;-)

....but hopefully not :-)
Oct 10th 2013, 2:31 pm
Replies: 5,684
Views: 486,077
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Post The Latest Picture You Have Taken

So I picked up a pumpkin for halloween...

http://www.carartz.com/other/canada/1.jpg
Oct 10th 2013, 2:07 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: planning move to Ontario

Hey Stuart, welcome to the forum.

We applied for PR, but moved over on a TWP 3 months before it was through, so no problem selling up and moving over.

Depending on your finances, you might just...
Sep 29th 2013, 10:26 pm
Replies: 5,684
Views: 486,077
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Post The Latest Picture You Have Taken

Nice!

I was planning to do that too, lol.

Our leafs are still green :-(
Forum: Canada
Sep 23rd 2013, 3:56 am
Replies: 16
Views: 4,110
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Upgrade to Club Class with Canadian Affair

We went for it for our emigration journey. We figured on the grand scheme of things, the upgrade price was a drop in the ocean.

And it was well worth it imo!

More space, both for legs and for...
Forum: Canada
Sep 14th 2013, 5:45 pm
Replies: 96
Views: 10,343
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: BC, Quebec, or stay in UK

Hey Jim, I feel your pain, lol.

In our case, we had a LOT of pull to Canada, but the weather is a HUGE one for us.

Not just because we get to see the day ball almost every day, but because of...
Sep 14th 2013, 5:19 pm
Replies: 5,684
Views: 486,077
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Post The Latest Picture You Have Taken

Love that last picture oink
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 11th 2013, 4:42 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,464
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Six months livin the dream

Hey future neighbour!

Anything I can do to help, give me a shout.

We love it here, couldn't have a chosen a better place to settle, for us anyway.
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 10th 2013, 4:33 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,464
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Six months livin the dream

Hey Novo, jobs just get in the way of fun time.

That's why I married a beautiful hard working career woman.

Now who's sniggering ;-)
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 10th 2013, 4:01 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,464
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Six months livin the dream

Yeah, and remove that huge pile of crap from your garden!!!, lol
Forum: Canniversary
Sep 9th 2013, 5:59 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,464
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Six months livin the dream

Wow!, six months already!

And I've maybe posted on here three times since we landed, lol.

I had a day of reflection today.
I awoke to a gorgeous blue sky (as usual), got a travel-cup full of...
Forum: Canada
Sep 6th 2013, 4:29 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,060
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Is it a pipe dream?

We moved over 6 months ago. I'm 45, wife is a lot younger ;-)

Canada is everything we wanted and more. When I was a kid I always dreamed of living in the USA (too much American TV I guess) but as...
Forum: Canada
Sep 2nd 2013, 5:47 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,560
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: X Box 360: UK to Canada

I got a second hand power brick from New 2 U in Hamilton for $10. Works great.

But, I want to get GTA5 in a couple of weeks, so I either have to buy a new xbox, steal the kids new xbox, or get a...
Forum: Canada
Aug 31st 2013, 6:09 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,348
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: recommend removals Montreal to Toronto

Yeah, I see a lot of wrongfull too usage too, and there's more than two to's too ;-)
Aug 30th 2013, 5:14 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,369
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Landed as PR today

Sounds about right to me. Stamp with a hand written number on it. After a year and a half and a LOT of money, you'd expect a bit more, maybe a ticker-tape parade etc, lol.

We didn't get a "welcome...
Aug 24th 2013, 1:44 am
Replies: 58
Views: 3,253
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Brad Manning gets 35 years

I believe if you join your country's national forces, you have a duty to follow orders and keep your trap shut, point your gun where you are told to, and kill whatever needs killing.

I don't...
Aug 23rd 2013, 2:05 am
Replies: 58
Views: 3,253
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Brad Manning gets 35 years

Thanks JB.

I don't even need to read anything else to make the decision that he should rot in jail. Treason, end of.
Aug 21st 2013, 11:55 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 3,253
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Brad Manning gets 35 years

Who's Brad Manning?
Aug 14th 2013, 6:29 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,419
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Fruitcake test (UKIP)

You scored 70 out of a possible 100

I regret to say that the British public are not yet ready for your far-sighted opinions. Please reapply for 2019
Aug 6th 2013, 6:33 am
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By Dave n Ailsa

Re: Where to start on moving :-) help

I'm so excited for you guys!

As has been said, it's a long daunting process, and can get quite frustrating, even depressing at times, but holy crap, it's been worth it for us, lol.

Since Steve...
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