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Forum: Stay at Home Parents   07-28-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,508
Posted By turkeygw
I feel the same way. I LOVE it when the kids are...

I feel the same way. I LOVE it when the kids are at school, and DP is at work. He's been working extra hours lately, but it does seem like when he's home, I actually have more to do. He wants...
Forum: Personal Growth   06-20-2010, 12:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,694
Posted By turkeygw
I know how you feel. I just came from Hershey...

I know how you feel. I just came from Hershey Park with my two daughters, m-i-l(and her ex-stepdaughter) and totally felt like the odd one of the group. Not really comfortable around people I don't...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   05-13-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,718
Posted By turkeygw
Quote: Originally Posted by AtYourCervices...

Quote:
Originally Posted by AtYourCervices http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15396365)
Well, shucks, I failed the driving...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-07-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,614
Posted By turkeygw
This is the main reason why I haven't applied...

This is the main reason why I haven't applied for fs in Nevada. We definitely qualify based on our monthly income(which is only $1400 for a family of 4), but since DP got his tax return-that amount...
Forum: California, Nevada   11-18-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By turkeygw
Thanks sooo much! I'm checking them out ASAP!...

Thanks sooo much! I'm checking them out ASAP! LOL! I hadn't expected any replies, but that was a nice change.
Forum: California, Nevada   11-18-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By turkeygw
I was just recently on the working and student...

I was just recently on the working and student parents, and came here to see if there are any moms who can give any references for sitters in nw Vegas. There is a wonderful place at my job(which...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-18-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By turkeygw
I start a new job in December, and on one hand...

I start a new job in December, and on one hand am happy about having more money for our family, being able to pay off more bills, access to health insurance, etc. I will however, miss eating...
Forum: California, Nevada   10-18-2009, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By turkeygw
Well, we've been here for over a year, and I...

Well, we've been here for over a year, and I still have not made one single friend. I mean, unless you count Ms.Ramona(my neighbor), but she's in her late 70's and has difficulty w/walking. I really...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-31-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,409
Posted By turkeygw
I have one pair of sneakers, and only bought...

I have one pair of sneakers, and only bought them because my other sneakers I'd worn for 8 years had holes in them. All three pairs of sandals are now broken, so unfortunately I'll be forced to buy...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-30-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 387
Posted By turkeygw
110 here, low humidity, but still too hot to be...

110 here, low humidity, but still too hot to be out until atleast 6pm I now prefer fall over summer.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-30-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 962
Posted By turkeygw
Quote: Originally Posted by limabean...

Quote:
Originally Posted by limabean http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14162793)
Not wanting to give your household over to...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-29-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 962
Posted By turkeygw
Thanks for all of the wonderful replies and...

Thanks for all of the wonderful replies and advice. We did stay w/his parents for a month, but under different circumstances, and not being lazy about household chores. Anyway, he's receiving money...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-28-2009, 01:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 962
Posted By turkeygw
I guess there was an altercation w/now former...

I guess there was an altercation w/now former friend, police were called.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-28-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 962
Posted By turkeygw
It's kind of complicated why he's here. A bit of...

It's kind of complicated why he's here. A bit of legal issues, and wanting to move to the area ,as well as family issues in another state all rolled into one.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-28-2009, 12:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 962
Posted By turkeygw
Anyone else going through this? A friend of my...

Anyone else going through this? A friend of my DP is here. I do feel a bit guilty though, because this guest has parents who let us stay w/them while we were going through rough financial troubles....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 3,683
Posted By turkeygw
When I tip, it's because I'm being nice. I'm...

When I tip, it's because I'm being nice. I'm really not interested in how much someone makes per hour, because a lot of delivery men don't make too much per hour, and yet are never tipped. I think...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-14-2009, 12:59 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,262
Posted By turkeygw
I feel the same way. My daughters' grandparents...

I feel the same way. My daughters' grandparents are all baby boomers, and all just as selfish as they want to be, and happen to be aries, with moons in mars(figures since most aries tend to be self...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-09-2009, 03:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By turkeygw
Quote: Originally Posted by Think of Winter...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Think of Winter http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13733399)
Just wondering, why so much? That's...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-26-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By turkeygw
I absolutely hate working, especially since I...

I absolutely hate working, especially since I have children now. I hate my current job, but like you, really can't think of another job I'd actually like. My DP is trying his absolute hardest so...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-25-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,006
Posted By turkeygw
Quote: Originally Posted by Kidzaplenty...

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Originally Posted by Kidzaplenty http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13243622)...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-24-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By turkeygw
Today has been a bad day for me. I really hate...

Today has been a bad day for me. I really hate my job, but I'm trying to stick w/it, because even though I'm still applying elsewhere-I'm not even getting any calls back for interviews. Today my...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-22-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,642
Posted By turkeygw
I've been working every single freakin weekend...

I've been working every single freakin weekend since I started my job(which I hate) 5 months ago. I would sooooo love it that place was closed for Sundays, just so I could relax w/my family. Yeah, I...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-12-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By turkeygw
Quote: Originally Posted by ShwarmaQueen...

Quote:
Originally Posted by ShwarmaQueen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13172973)
Having no predictable work schedule from...
Forum: Personal Growth   10-20-2008, 07:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By turkeygw
Mine isn't minimum wage, but quite low for this...

Mine isn't minimum wage, but quite low for this area, compared to same position at many of the casinos here. One temp agency wouldn't even hire me, because I hadn't been working for atleast a year,...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-18-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 866
Posted By turkeygw
I hate my job. Most of the people in my...

I hate my job. Most of the people in my department speak Spanish, so there is a communication problem. Of course when I was hired, no one told me this, and on the first day of orientation,...
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