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by annie_d
Sat Jun 07, 2008 6:58 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: UK emigration
Replies: 117
Views: 32601

I work with a number of people who also claim MANY benefits. Some people are very clever at that type of thing.
by annie_d
Fri May 30, 2008 11:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Big Col medical question
Replies: 15
Views: 2666

Sorry, yes. I am talking about UK. Our forms ask....what tests are you requesting? Quite simplistic.
It is all about the costing.
by annie_d
Fri May 30, 2008 8:57 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Unlocking
Replies: 9
Views: 7978

www.moneysavingexpert.com sometimes show codes for people wishing to open their phones
by annie_d
Fri May 30, 2008 8:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Big Col medical question
Replies: 15
Views: 2666

I am sorry Col, i got so caught up in my answer i forgot to send you my continued best wishes. Good for you and i hope all goes well for you and your family. I still have your number in my mobile phone for when we move, "Big Col". Caused a bit of trouble at first when my husband found it!
by annie_d
Fri May 30, 2008 8:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Big Col medical question
Replies: 15
Views: 2666

I take blood from people weekly. When I send it to the lab I ask for specific tests only. For example LFT (Liver Function Test) and I receive the results for that tests only. I imagine the whole thing comes down to money as each test costs and so unless you had sign and symptoms of a disease you wou...
by annie_d
Fri May 30, 2008 5:06 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Nightlife, Ferias & Culture
Topic: Simply Red in concert
Replies: 14
Views: 4889

I thought he had disbanded "Simpl Red" and just doing his own thing nowadays or is tis a farewell tour. I have seen Simply Red play live a few times and they have been brilliant concerts. Now for a bit of name dropping.....I actually went out for drinks a few times in my youth with Mick in Mancheste...
by annie_d
Thu May 29, 2008 9:20 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Outdoor flies!!!
Replies: 30
Views: 5696

That's it, a fan! Garlic for...hmm, mosquitos was it? I wish I had a memory.

Flies go into the pool a great deal though don't they so I can't see that their reflection worries them too much.
by annie_d
Thu May 29, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Outdoor flies!!!
Replies: 30
Views: 5696

Have you tried eating garlic capsules? I am sure i read that somewhere.
by annie_d
Wed May 28, 2008 11:01 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: any hair and skin beauty tips for living in spain!
Replies: 34
Views: 12795

i only like the ones you get with the hair dyes too Dido. You can buy them separately now in Boots, you know.
by annie_d
Mon May 26, 2008 12:09 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Visitors
Replies: 4
Views: 1152

Isn't it just like children who start school? They are exposed to new germs and contract the infections that go with them? It would be the same if you returned to England with your germs.
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 9:38 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: moving in september - Benalmadena
Replies: 47
Views: 12113

But Pete...life isn't just about that. It's about experiencing different cultures, talking to people. having new feelings, feeling uncertain, not being sure of tomorrow. A smirandamac said, if not now, when? I am supporting (emotionally) one of mine as he goes round the world, one(financially) in Lo...
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Those summer visitors....
Replies: 8
Views: 1262

Lol. I do find that children can be stubborn. the trick is to make your announcement and then never, ever catch their eye. Mine will eat rabbit and seafood when in Spain becaue i thell them that's all there is. YES....i admit it, a big part of me doing it is for my own pleasure. I have to take it wh...
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 7:55 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: moving in september - Benalmadena
Replies: 47
Views: 12113

Now, now Pete. You must be getting old and losing that va va voom younger people have. I went to Italy with nothing many, many years ago. Sometimes slept on the beach, sang in nightclubs, did all sorts of "unplanned and inadvisable" things. When the fun aspect of it all ran low, i returned to the Uk...
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 6:28 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Those summer visitors....
Replies: 8
Views: 1262

If she is hungry, she will eat.
You just need to tell her, "Things are different in Spain."
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 6:15 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Granada Moroccan quarter
Replies: 13
Views: 3135

We stayed at THE ABADIA in Granada (You can Google it) It was beautiful, clean, Moroccan, wonderful textiles, delightful courtyard The staff were so helpful. We have been back 3 further times. I would recommend this hotel to anyone. We were robbed in the Morrocan quarter by children but our lack of ...
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 6:06 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: moving in september - Benalmadena
Replies: 47
Views: 12113

Well, I think, good for you adventuregal..what have u to lose? Everyone needs some adventure in their lives and what have you got to lose?
by annie_d
Wed May 21, 2008 6:03 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: ...arrived !
Replies: 23
Views: 8984

Ohhhhhh well done! I am very, very pleased for you.
by annie_d
Mon May 19, 2008 9:57 pm
Forum: About This Forum
Topic: Private messages
Replies: 23
Views: 8586

NOOOOO Really? 2 people? What are the chances of that?
by annie_d
Mon May 19, 2008 9:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: flamingos
Replies: 21
Views: 6056

Bigger stick than what, swerve?
by annie_d
Wed May 14, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Menopause
Replies: 129
Views: 43167

Thankyou for that info Jool. Wicksey, CERTAINLY you need to keep busy to keep well. That is one of my worried when we move to Spain permanently. If I am off work here in England for more than 4 days I feel myself sinking. This thread has been a godsend. I know women have "problems" with the menopaus...