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Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum Yesterday, 06:41 AM
Replies: 558
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Forum: General Chat 1 Apr 20, 06:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,026
Posted By windsor_hills
Whilst we have a 4 bed, 3 reception room house,...

Whilst we have a 4 bed, 3 reception room house, its small, so we are finding lockdown challenging with 2 adults and 2 teens where 3 of us are trying to work / study from home. Even worse though is...
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 15 Mar 20, 07:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,174
Posted By windsor_hills
DDs school football trip to Orlando at Easter is...

DDs school football trip to Orlando at Easter is obviously off. Just waiting to hear if its a complete cancel or rescheduled to later in the year / next year. Shes gutted. All the kids had been...
Forum: General Chat 15 Mar 20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,181
Posted By windsor_hills
It would depend on a number of factors for me...

It would depend on a number of factors for me. For example, If schools were still open so my child was mixing with the same children every day anyway, and assuming neither me or my child were...
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 82,813
Posted By windsor_hills
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DH is at a loss what to do now that football and F1 has been cancelled this weekend.
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 05:04 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 82,813
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Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 09:45 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,235
Posted By windsor_hills
Im not overly worried for me personally or even...

Im not overly worried for me personally or even DH and the kids. We are all reasonably fit healthy.

Im concerned about all those people with serious underlying medical conditions, including my...
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,938
Posted By windsor_hills
DD was supposed to be going to Orlando on 8th...

DD was supposed to be going to Orlando on 8th April on a school trip. Obviously government have advised against all international school trips. Now just waiting to hear from school as to whats...
Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 14 Mar 20, 09:20 AM
Replies: 558
Views: 82,813
Posted By windsor_hills
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Forum: Coronavirus Discussion Forum 9 Mar 20, 08:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,826
Posted By windsor_hills
I am beginning to doubt whether DDs school...

I am beginning to doubt whether DDs school football trip to Orlando will go ahead at Easter.

This has been in the planning since she started in year 7... shes now in year 9. I guess only time...
Forum: General Chat 24 Feb 20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 8,915
Posted By windsor_hills
I think my parents have said most of these on...

I think my parents have said most of these on this thread To me at some point 😂. Also...

You make a better door than a window

Who do you think I am, baron Rothschild?

Do you think money...
Forum: General Chat 24 Feb 20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,728
Posted By windsor_hills
Yes, it certainly beats my school trips to Eyam...

Yes, it certainly beats my school trips to Eyam and Wast Water. 😂

I did offer my services to go along and help out lol, but they werent needed ha ha.

I believe they will be training at Orlando...
Forum: General Chat 23 Feb 20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,728
Posted By windsor_hills
School trip to Florida

DD is going to play football in Orlando at Easter with the school football team. Im so jealous lol. (The going to Florida bit, not so much the playing football ha ha).

Of course, there is also a...
Forum: General Trip Planning 23 Feb 20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,367
Posted By windsor_hills
We have been to both more than once, including...

We have been to both more than once, including Mexico last year and Dom Rep in 2018. I prefer Mexico overall, probably because the hotels we have stayed at there were much better quality and its...
Forum: General Chat 20 Feb 20, 10:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,537
Posted By windsor_hills
I love our waste disposal (its an Insinkerator)...

I love our waste disposal (its an Insinkerator). Weve had it just shy of 10 years now and I would not be without it. There were a few days we couldnt use it recently, and thats when we really...
Forum: TV and Film 19 Feb 20, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By windsor_hills
Love this show. Looking forward to its return.

Love this show. Looking forward to its return.
Forum: TV and Film 19 Feb 20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 996
Posted By windsor_hills
The wait between episodes is so old school lol 😂...

The wait between episodes is so old school lol 😂 (and frustrating), but am enjoying watching this. The latest character at the end of the last episode was a surprise.
Forum: TV and Film 19 Feb 20, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By windsor_hills
Its back! We are about 4 episodes in. Who else...

Its back! We are about 4 episodes in. Who else is watching?
Forum: General Chat 19 Feb 20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,050
Posted By windsor_hills
All done

All done
Forum: General Chat 13 Feb 20, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 697
Posted By windsor_hills
Our 2 year old candy condenser dryer packed in at...

Our 2 year old candy condenser dryer packed in at the weekend 🤬. The so called 10 year parts warranty wasnt worth the paper it was written on! Big pile of junk... so dont get one of those lol. 😂
...
Forum: General Chat 10 Feb 20, 09:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,606
Posted By windsor_hills
Completed. X

Completed. X
Forum: General Chat 24 Jan 20, 07:48 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,822
Posted By windsor_hills
As this thread shows, you can spend as little or...

As this thread shows, you can spend as little or as much as you want to. Just depends on what you feel comfortable doing, and what you can afford. When we bought DDs last year, the average price in...
Forum: General Chat 16 Jan 20, 07:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,544
Posted By windsor_hills
DD had a maths tutor last year to help in the run...

DD had a maths tutor last year to help in the run up to her GCSEs. I asked at her school for any recommendations and actually one of the teachers put themselves forward. This worked really well as...
Forum: General Chat 16 Jan 20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,633
Posted By windsor_hills
My friend is a driving instructor and posted this...

My friend is a driving instructor and posted this just the other day...

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How accurate this is I dont know.
Forum: General Chat 2 Jan 20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By windsor_hills
It wasnt working for me the other day either

It wasnt working for me the other day either
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 7 Dec 19, 04:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 871
Posted By windsor_hills
Thanks everyone. The mud house recommendation was...

Thanks everyone. The mud house recommendation was included in the 3 for 18 offer at Morrisons, so I went with that and a couple of others that were included in the offer. Just need some nibbles now...
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 6 Dec 19, 07:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 871
Posted By windsor_hills
I was hoping to keep it to 10 or under per...

I was hoping to keep it to 10 or under per bottle.
Forum: General Chat 5 Dec 19, 11:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By windsor_hills
The culprit was actually a light fitting in the...

The culprit was actually a light fitting in the hallway, that was somehow affecting the lights in the living room (but was still working). Thankfully All sorted now. Thanks everyone.
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating 5 Dec 19, 11:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 871
Posted By windsor_hills
Wine recommendations

I would like to make my own wine tasting gift hamper for a colleague. I am a complete wine Neanderthal though as I dont drink the stuff myself, so am completely lost as to what to include. Please...
Forum: General Chat 28 Nov 19, 07:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,361
Posted By windsor_hills
Ours was a new build when we moved in about 17...

Ours was a new build when we moved in about 17 years ago and we bought it before it was built. It is very overlooked. When we first moved in I hated it, especially having moved from a house that was...
Forum: General Chat 25 Nov 19, 11:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,342
Posted By windsor_hills
We have just paid ours off... feels a bit surreal...

We have just paid ours off... feels a bit surreal to be honest. Probably will only sink in over the next few months when the direct debit no longer comes out. I just paid the final balance via online...
Forum: General Chat 19 Nov 19, 07:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By windsor_hills
Thanks everyone. Weve tried brand new...

Thanks everyone.

Weve tried brand new bulbs, but still not working. Electrician is coming on Sunday, fingers crossed 🤞
Forum: General Chat 18 Nov 19, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By windsor_hills
Problem with lights

We are, of course, going to get a qualified electrician, but we are perplexed by a problem with our living room lights, and wondered if anyone had any suggestions please.

Our living room has 4...
Forum: General Chat 13 Nov 19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,352
Posted By windsor_hills
Large parts of my town have flooded, including...

Large parts of my town have flooded, including pretty much a whole village a few miles from me. Its absolutely heartbreaking for those directly affected. The army are now here, and we are all...
Forum: General Chat 2 Nov 19, 04:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,355
Posted By windsor_hills
Our dentist referred both my DDs early last year...

Our dentist referred both my DDs early last year to the orthodontist. They had their initial assessment around May last year to see if they were eligible for NHS treatment. We were told at that point...
Forum: TV and Film 28 Oct 19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,281
Posted By windsor_hills
Watched both seasons, and still cant decide if I...

Watched both seasons, and still cant decide if I like it lol. I must do to watch both seasons, but some parts literally have me cringing 😬
Forum: TV and Film 28 Oct 19, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By windsor_hills
Didnt float our boat to be honest. We thought it...

Didnt float our boat to be honest. We thought it was predictable. Glad the rest of you enjoyed it. Clearly just us that didnt lol.
Forum: General Chat 27 Oct 19, 07:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,553
Posted By windsor_hills
Ive used keep calling before. IVe used it via...

Ive used keep calling before. IVe used it via villa or hotel wifi in Florida, turkey and Egypt, or I think they even give toll free numbers to call first in addition to the internet option - not...
Forum: General Chat 25 Oct 19, 06:45 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,860
Posted By windsor_hills
Youngest DD got chicken pox whilst we were in...

Youngest DD got chicken pox whilst we were in Florida. Smack bang in the middle of our 2 weeks. We saw a nurse at the pharmacy about a day or two before we flew home ...cant remember if it was...
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 07:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,465
Posted By windsor_hills
Havent had to change any yet, but lets put it...

Havent had to change any yet, but lets put it this way, when they do need changing then only DH can do it!

To install it in the first place was a bit fiddly, and needed a long ladder from the...
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