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Jessica
Getting aged aunts and uncles upto church
Jessica, 1 August 2022 at 18:21

HELP I have a dilemma with getting infirm relatives upto the church door, changing church is not an option and we are thinking of hiring a golf buggy for a couple of hours to ferry them up and down...

Kirsty, thursday 4-Aug-22 4 102
Kayleigh
October 2023 Brides
Kayleigh, 19 June 2022 at 16:37

I'm not sure if there's already threads for this kind of thing but I thought it would be nice for those of us getting married in the same month to chat 🥰

Forever, thursday 4-Aug-22 16 216
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Kitchen design
HappyPinkDecor4440, 27 November 2019 at 14:16

Hello everyone! I hope You’re having a good day! I am writing in purpose to hear Your thoughts and experiences about kitchen design. In that order I’ve prepared a short survey (approximately 1 minute)...

Ashley, wednesday 3-Aug-22 592
Mrs Winkle
TMI alert - bikini line wax, blisters?
Mrs Winkle, 9 May 2009 at 16:52

I've had my bikini line waxed this afternoon. It was done at a highly recommended beauticians, and actually she was great and it hurt far less than previous ones I've had. I've now got some little...

Sana, tuesday 2-Aug-22 16 9,352
Terri
Pre wedding Spa Day
Terri, 28 July 2022 at 10:19

I am getting married in October and my lovely MIL is taking me to a spa day in September. When she initially agreed the date with me I was clear of my period but a recent late period means I'll be on...

Terri, monday 1-Aug-22 5 208
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Cleaning bathrooms - dust
LittlePeanut, 21 August 2009 at 10:36

HGMD!! (Hitched get me domesticated) How do you deal with dust and stuff that always ends up in the bathroom? I find when I'm trying to clean I end up with little bits in the cloth / sponge that then...

Zoalerad, sunday 31-Jul-22 22 4,985
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moh at wedding last year - no longer friends
Emma, 26 June 2022 at 03:35

Hello just wondered if anyone else had experienced anything similar. My MOH was my friend from secondary school and so I thought was a safe bet and also one of my closest friends. A year later she had...

Emma, sunday 31-Jul-22 2 197
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NVQ vs ASET / GOAL / other distance learning qualifications. What do employers think?
Mrs Roo, 15 October 2008 at 15:13

Does anyone know how distance learning qualifications are valued by employers? I'm looking at making a total career change, and in adverts for posts similar to what I want to do (Family Outreach...

Charles, friday 29-Jul-22 1 498
Sare
Bellini..where can I get the peach bit?
Sare, 15 May 2008 at 20:54

I'm going to a friend's house for a "Cocktail Sleepover" tommorrow and I said I'd make Bellini's. I have Prosecco but I know the proper version is made with white peach puree, which I can't get hold...

Sean, friday 29-Jul-22 13 25,920
mEVY Christmas !
Christmas Movies that make you cry
mEVY Christmas !, 6 December 2008 at 14:44

I've just watched on Movies 24 a film called The Christmas Visitor. ☹️ I've bawled my eyes out and had a good nasal clearout, fabulous! So whats the Christmas movie that reduces you to a blubbering...

Kenneth, thursday 28-Jul-22 40 3,283
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Hairstyles
Chantal, 16 July 2022 at 22:06

Variety of hairstyles

Kenneth, thursday 28-Jul-22 2 59 1
Sunset21
House movers with no savings...
Sunset21, 8 April 2009 at 21:06

I'm back on the subject I was on yesterday, moving fees. We have zero savings so would have to borrow the extra for moving fees. But, the money would be added on to the mortgage amount which we...

Yousef, thursday 28-Jul-22 9 972
Doughnut
Masters degree people - failing assignments
Doughnut, 12 July 2009 at 13:13

I've looked at the marking scheme and I'm not going to pass the assignment I'm submitting today. Studying at home/ online is harder than I ever imagined and I find it very hard to learn without...

Danute, wednesday 27-Jul-22 19 5,699
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Bridesmaid and Maid of honour debate!
Sherralee, 26 July 2022 at 23:45

So one of my friends I would love to be my maid of honour or bridesmaids but i dont like how she tans herself. I dont want sound horrible but i think shes too orange and she would stand out on the...

Sherralee, tuesday 26-Jul-22 31
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Bridesmaids and maid of honour help!
Sherralee, 26 July 2022 at 23:20

So one of my friends I would love to be my maid of honour or bridesmaids but i dont like how she tans herself. I dont want sound horrible but i think shes too orange and she would stand out on the...

Sherralee, tuesday 26-Jul-22 22
Givens
i hope this is the best place to post this? Offtopic
Givens, 22 July 2022 at 14:24

I am grateful for the blessings and help from a true remarkable Spellcaster. I had a phone consultation that surpassed all of my expectations in such a miraculous way bringing back my husband into my...

Brain, tuesday 26-Jul-22 2 34 1
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Witness needed on 28-march-2022
Junaid, 12 March 2022 at 08:54

Hello, my partner and I have just given notice for our civil partnership. I saw some similar posts in here about witnesses and was wondering if someone would be able do ours?. It'll be on 28th March...

Beverly, wednesday 20-Jul-22 1 109
Alison
Address labels for invites
Alison, 17 July 2022 at 09:05

Hi everyone, I am keen to get some address labels printed for our invites. I have seen various options for designs on Etsy but, so far, I have had no luck finding a company who will print different...

Alison, sunday 17-Jul-22 32
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Winter wedding
Chantal, 16 July 2022 at 17:34

Winter themed drinks Mulled wine welcome drink Hot chocolate station after wedding breakfast

Chantal, saturday 16-Jul-22 19 1
Ms T
Landlords...prospective tenants pulling out at the last minute
Ms T, 3 December 2008 at 11:03

In the last three weeks we have accepted two offers from prospective tenants and both have fallen through at the last minute after they have been referenced checked. The letting agents have said it's...

Harry, saturday 16-Jul-22 6 2,073
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Attending a wedding
Urjeeta, 11 July 2022 at 12:44

Hi I need to attend a wedding on 16july and 23july need to put sarre and hair done

Fefed, tuesday 12-Jul-22 2 43 1
Brian
Do you play some games to relax?
Brian, 3 June 2022 at 17:59

Do you play some games to relax?What are your favorite?

Mimi, tuesday 12-Jul-22 7 147
Miata
Who is your favorite actress?
Miata, 10 July 2022 at 20:38

Well there are number of beautiful actress in Hollywood but, I find her the most attractive. Look she has the prettiest eyes ever Alexandra Daddario

Xembi, monday 11-Jul-22 34
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How to send an email to many people at once?
LaMarcus, 5 July 2022 at 09:28

How to send an email to many people at once? Maybe there are some services? Please advise me a good one.

Xembi, monday 11-Jul-22 4 70
hazel
Anyone done CIPR diploma?
hazel, 5 August 2009 at 16:26

Am looking to beef up my skills and formal comms qualifications - I have science qualifications and experience of communicating science but no formal qualifications on that side. Has anyone done the...

Semar189, monday 11-Jul-22 12 3,146
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I dont want to be her maid of honour..
HappyPinkCakes1802, 11 February 2020 at 03:56

I have a friend I have known for a number of years. We used to work together and then kept in random touch over the years since we left. Shes a lovely girl, in a lovely relationship. She asked me to...

Dima, thursday 7-Jul-22 1 1,296
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Ideal Gift for a newly wed
SunnyGreenFlowers81256, 20 January 2020 at 00:02

Hi can you make a comment of what are the best option gift that you want to received as a newly wed been thinking about it is it ok to have a Himalayan rock salts as a Gift i'm on a tight budget right...

Finn, wednesday 29-Jun-22 2 1,506
Iris
Question for primary teachers- RM maths
Iris, 22 April 2009 at 20:48

Evening. Does anyone know anything about RM maths? My son uses it at school and he loves it, he's always telling me about it. I can't find out much about it online. He thinks he's on level 3 and that...

Lominck, tuesday 28-Jun-22 2 915
Lapland2015
Open university courses - law in particular
Lapland2015, 18 October 2015 at 19:39

I am umming and ahhing about signing up to an open university course in law. I currently run a business on behalf of a large company but I do not have a degree or anything and have worked my way up....

Nathan, sunday 26-Jun-22 13 2,575
Charlotte
Rings!!!
Charlotte, 17 May 2022 at 10:26

Hello again So me and H2B get married mid July. We've had our wedding rings since before Christmas, as I'm one to get everything done with there and then so we quite literally had our rings a year...

Anonymous, sunday 26-Jun-22 22 389
Jackob
Wedding Gift Suggestions
Jackob, 19 September 2021 at 02:09

What gift should I give to my friend on his wedding? By the way he already has a baby. Should I gift something to his baby as well? Like, a baby product for his baby, and something good for him....

Lily, friday 24-Jun-22 3 94
Lily
Free wedding witness
Lily, 24 June 2022 at 23:36

I know wedding season is here, so I thought I’d offer myself as free witness for anyone in London (North, West or Central areas) who are looking for a wedding witness. I’m just starting in in event...

Lily, friday 24-Jun-22 27

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