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Forum: Other topics 04-05-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,478
Posted By Meadbh
Goodbye

Just wanted to inform you that I am leaving this Forum. I have been a member here for close to 12 years. I appreciate the knowledge I have gained here, and the friends. However, every good thing...
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-04-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,546
Posted By Meadbh
If I booked a balcony, it would be because I...

If I booked a balcony, it would be because I wanted a balcony. I would never voluntarily choose an inside cabin. I would want at least a window. So I would say no.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-04-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
First let me state that I have a great deal of...

First let me state that I have a great deal of respect for most of the American members of this forum, as individuals.
To answer your question...
1. There have been several reports in reputable...
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-04-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
If you really want to know, wintering in Phoenix...

If you really want to know, wintering in Phoenix has become less attractive to many Canadians due to some recent changes in US immigration policy and other issues.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-04-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
Most of the Canadian snowbirds I know are very...

Most of the Canadian snowbirds I know are very well travelled.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
^^^ All very good points, Aerides!

^^^ All very good points, Aerides!
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
Yes, Canada is international. I have to declare...

Yes, Canada is international. I have to declare all my international assets on my Canadian income tax return, and they include US assets.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
My US relatives had some visitors from Ireland,...

My US relatives had some visitors from Ireland, their first trip. They offered to take the visitors sightseeing and asked what they would like to see. The answer: the Grand Canyon.

So not all...
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
Think about a transatlantic repositioning cruise....

Think about a transatlantic repositioning cruise. They are great value and very relaxing, if you have the time. Which, as a retiree, you do!
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-03-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,798
Posted By Meadbh
Cool! It does seem to be very province-specific....

Cool! It does seem to be very province-specific. Letís hope itís still around when your kids are old enough to benefit.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 114,993
Posted By Meadbh
Reminds me of my good friend and neighbour, whose...

Reminds me of my good friend and neighbour, whose daughter was into horses. They bought her a horse. Unfortunately the horse developed some rare disease and had to be euthanized. Then they bought her...
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-03-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,798
Posted By Meadbh
I would like to know about the policy that will...

I would like to know about the policy that will pay for your childrenís education if you are retired. I was not aware of that.
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-03-2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,138
Posted By Meadbh
Congratulations on having reached a state of...

Congratulations on having reached a state of equanimity.
Forum: Other topics 04-03-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 918
Posted By Meadbh
Well, this is what I see on my iPad.

Well, this is what I see on my iPad.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-03-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 8,636
Posted By Meadbh
I don’t live in the US, though I did spend 3...

I don’t live in the US, though I did spend 3 years there way back in the 1980s. I have lived and worked in 3 countries, hold 2 citizenships, and have travelled to 35 countries last time I counted. I...
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-02-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 9,424
Posted By Meadbh
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-02-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2,483
Views: 248,400
Posted By Meadbh
Yes, but thatís what Brazilian credit card...

Yes, but thatís what Brazilian credit card thieves bought after they scammed my Visa in 1997. Jewellery would be a good buy. Or cash.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-02-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2,483
Views: 248,400
Posted By Meadbh
The pizza was the test run. If they got away with...

The pizza was the test run. If they got away with the pizza, airline tickets could be next.
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-02-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,390
Posted By Meadbh
My advice would be to let the chips fall where...

My advice would be to let the chips fall where they may and if your sister complains about not being included in the will, refer her to your uncle’s lawyer, who will be able to give an objective...
Forum: Travel Information 04-02-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,227
Posted By Meadbh
Avalon told her NOT to go on this walking tour,...

Avalon told her NOT to go on this walking tour, and she read them the riot act about discrimination. She was not a nice lady!
Forum: Travel Information 04-02-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,227
Posted By Meadbh
Not Tauck, but I took a river cruise up the...

Not Tauck, but I took a river cruise up the Danube with Avalon Waterways in 2014. I loved the cruise and the service was excellent. But.....there was an American woman on the ship, travelling with a...
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-01-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 114,993
Posted By Meadbh
One of my friends installed a lift like that when...

One of my friends installed a lift like that when doing a kitchen reno. She also uses it for her Kitchenaid mixer. And she is quite petite. Well worth the money, if you have the space.
Forum: Other topics 04-01-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 27,020
Posted By Meadbh
I have one set of bamboo sheets. They have a...

I have one set of bamboo sheets. They have a small textured pattern. They wrinkle in the wash around this pattern, so if I want them to look their best, I have to iron them. Next time I will be...
Forum: Travel Information 04-01-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,778
Posted By Meadbh
Not sure you you also read the thread to think...

Not sure you you also read the thread to think Scuba is a man. She refers to ďDHĒ and her profile says she is female.
Forum: Travel Information 03-31-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,778
Posted By Meadbh
As a Canadian who has many friends who travel to...

As a Canadian who has many friends who travel to Southern California to escape winter, this made me chuckle!
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