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Originally Posted by Izzybee
LOL. I was thinking "hey, I live here, I think I *know* what it costs "
But I gotcha
What kills me about the States is that no one really cares about hockey! Everything is about football - like I care to see men in tights.
I sooooooo miss Hockey night in Canada Saturday nights!!
Homeschooling, Homesteading Mama to DD ('02) and DS ('04)
Originally Posted by Piglet68
Okay, Canucks...if you want to know what US Smarties are....they are "love tarts"...you know those little candies you get with the hearts on them and silly sayings like "be mine" or "you're cute"...etc...that is what Smarties are here.
|I used to be so upset as a kid that we couldn't get lucky charms, and all the marshmallow cereals they got in the US.|
|I get teased for calling an ATM a "bank machine", or asking if a store takes "Interac" (the canadian version of a debit card).|
Mom to DS(14), DS(12), DD(9), DS(6), DS (4), and DS(2)
|The cashier directed me to the machine in the hall. I said, oh, you don't take it in the store, and she looked at me like I was crazy. I think we had them in the stores before they did in the US.|
|hershey's is the worst|
Originally Posted by Izzybee
If some kid in high school is gonna be doing an essay or research paper on Don Cherry, and he types that into google, and google picks up this thread, and OMG!! Poor kid is gonna go WTH?!??
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