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Age/Birthdate:
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Furbabies:
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?:
Where in Canada are you?:
Current gas prices:
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?:
What do you usually order?:
Hobbies:
Favourite hockey team:
What other boards do you visit on PO?:
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown:
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada:

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Last seen: 3 years 9 months ago
Joined: 07/26/08
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Name/Screen Name: Mara/natesangel
Age/Birthdate: 30/July 4
SO: nate
Kids Names/Ages: Jade/2 1/2 months
Furbabies: 2 Squirt and Twylight
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Edmonton
Current gas prices: 80 or 90 haven't checked recently!
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: unfortunately it's a rare treat Sad
What do you usually order?: large triple triple/hot chocolate
Hobbies: computer stuff, reading, walking, arts and crafts
Favourite hockey team: none
What other boards do you visit on PO?: April 2010
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: home to the largest shopping mall in north america and the 5th largest in the world! my favourite is the dragon, a total must see!
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: igloos are harder to build than you might think!

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Name/Screen Name: Marla/Princess&ThePea
Age/Birthdate: 35/Nov 28
SO: Mike
Kids Names/Ages: Janessa (8.5)/Culin (5 in a couple weeks)
Furbabies: Luna and Princess (outdoor bunnies)
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Northern Ontario
Current gas prices: 101.9
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Too often :oops: If I'm out I usually swing through the drive-thru... so probably 3-4 times/week, sometimes more.
What do you usually order?: Large tea w/double cream/bag out... sometimes a sour cream glazed donut
Hobbies: Do PO/FB count? LOL Reading, various crafts/sewing but haven't done much lately
Favourite hockey team: Hate hockey unless national pride is on the line (ie Olympics/World Cup/Stanley Cup) LOL If I have to pick a team it would be the Canadiens
What other boards do you visit on PO?: July 2005 and wherever else I'm needed to sticky/unsticky/etc.
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: We're the unofficial shadfly capital of Canada? OK, likely not really but for 2-3 weeks each year it sure seems like it! Lol
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: We do NOT say "aboot" unless we're talking about "a boot" and we are the home of the REAL double double! LOL

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Last seen: 3 years 10 months ago
Joined: 05/06/09
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Name/Screen Name: Erin/ekcanada
Age/Birthdate: 29, mar 30
SO: Tyler
Kids Names/Ages: Hayleigh, 13 months
Furbabies: Biggles- cat
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: WOHM married to a SAHD!
Where in Canada are you?: Calgary
Current gas prices: um, haven't got gas in awhile, i will guess 88
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: once
What do you usually order?: Large double milk
Hobbies: spending time with my family!
Favourite hockey team: Flames
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Jne 2009
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: We hosted the 88' winter olympics
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: How much green space we have (well, green in the summer anyway)

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Joined: 07/30/06
Posts: 29

Name/Screen Name: Alison/Alisontehice
Age/Birthdate: 37/June 16--I just realized I'm old
SO: Ken
Kids Names/Ages: Harris/2
Furbabies: none--DH is allergic
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Ontario - Toronto
Current gas prices: 98? I haven't been out today and it change daily
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: a couple of times
What do you usually order?: large steeped tea and TimBits for the boy
Hobbies: figure skating, cooking, baking
Favourite hockey team: Pathetically the Leafs
What other boards do you visit on PO?: May 08
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: I consider my hometown King City (ya you haven't heard of it)...trivia...hmmm...it's small and boring and lots of horse farms so at most equestrian events there's usually at least 1 person from King City.
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: We don't have to wear sweaters and parkas all the time

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Joined: 06/29/10
Posts: 151

Name/Screen Name: Nicole/mrsjohnson310
Age/Birthdate: 22
SO: Troy
Kids Names/Ages: none... yet?
Furbabies: our baby is a sweet kitty named Pearl
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: Work full time
Where in Canada are you?: Medicine Hat, Alberta
Current gas prices: No clue. I fill up less than once a month...
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: At least once, but usually more.
What do you usually order?: Large coffee, with two sweetener one milk.
Hobbies: Play street hockey/floor hockey, Ultimate frisbee, Reading, Board games.
Favourite hockey team: Vancouver Canucks
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Well I joined for the trying to conceive board, but this is where my first post is ending up. Smile
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: Canada's sunniest city! With the exception of this year... we just got over some huge flooding. (I was lucky enough to be unaffected)
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: Just how awesome we are!

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Joined: 05/27/10
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Name/Screen Name:Dana/wobbs
Age/Birthdate:30/dec11
SO:Andrew
Kids Names/Ages:Annabelle/12 weeks
Furbabies:none
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: currently on mat leave, will be returning to work
Where in Canada are you?: Calgary
Current gas prices: around 95 i think
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: i don't, but working next to a timmy's saved my life while preggo
What do you usually order?: egg salad sandwich or a cinnamin raisin bagel with herb and garlic cream cheese
Hobbies:reading, watching movies, watching mma, walking, swimming, shopping
Favourite hockey team:flames
What other boards do you visit on PO?: april 2010
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown:home of the stampede, the craziest 10 days of the year (work in cust service in calgary during stampede and find out why)
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: just how big distances are in canada

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Joined: 09/05/08
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Name/Screen Name: Andrea/buildingthedream
Age/Birthdate: 33/May 6th
SO: Colin, 35
Kids Names/Ages: Sierra-10, Cooper-14 mos.
Furbabies: Smokey, Phantom, Cupcake, and Luongo. All cats.
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Langley, B.C. (not far from Vancouver)
Current gas prices: Ugh. $116.9
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Usually never. Don't drink coffee. Only make a run for DH.
What do you usually order?: He gets an XL regular.
Hobbies: X-stitching, scrapbooking, gardening, cake decorating(which is equal parts hobby and business right now)
Favourite hockey team: Vancouver Canucks baby!! Proud season ticket holder here! And we love the WHL Vancouver Giants as well.
What other boards do you visit on PO?: April/May 2009, Single Parenting, and I lurk everywhere.
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: Langley is the horse capital of B.C. Who knew?
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: I don't know, I think the rest of the world is figuring out just how awesome we are, especially after the Olympics Smile

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Joined: 01/20/07
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Name/Screen Name: Margaret/mom2robbie
Age/Birthdate: 40/August 20th (so 41 is coming soon)
SO: Sean
Kids Names/Ages: Robbie/5
Furbabies: I am allergic
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?:I work full-time, Sean is home right now but is a full-time student
Where in Canada are you?: Edmonton
Current gas prices: hmmm... 83
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: very rarely
What do you usually order?: usually for a toasted bagel, dont drink coffee
Hobbies: reading
Favourite hockey team: Oilers but I mainly watch Jr Team Canada and Team Canada
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Depression and LDS Families
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: My hometown is Whitby, Ontaio home of Camp X, secret spy camp
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: Canada is larger then the USA and it is not always cold.

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Joined: 02/10/08
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Name/Screen Name:Karen / k_canuck
Age/Birthdate:37 / january
SO: Eric
Kids Names/Ages: Joshua / 2 months
Furbabies:none
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: sahm for now - i'll go back to work in Sept 2011
Where in Canada are you?: nowhere - i'm in switzerland now but born and raised in canada
Current gas prices: about 1,70 :eek::eek:
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: i don't remember the last time!! next time will be in sept. when we go for a visit
What do you usually order?: large, single or iced cap. timbits / cranberry bleuberry bran muffin or an apple fritter... yum...
Hobbies:knitting, scrapping, reading... none of which i have time for at the moment...
Favourite hockey team: team canada? i'm not really into hockey except for olympics or worlds
What other boards do you visit on PO?: april 2010, ttcal, anything board
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: my current home town is known for having the best italian ice cream along the lake!
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: it DOES get hot in the summer...

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Last seen: 4 years 8 months ago
Joined: 05/23/05
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Name/Screen Name: Delia/babyJtime
Age/Birthdate: 35/December 17th
SO: Sinyoung
Kids Names/Ages: Jeena/4 and Maria/1
Furbabies: Nope!
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: North Edmonton, Alberta
Current gas prices: 90.9 yesterday
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Hmm maybe 1-2 times.
What do you usually order?: Iced Cappuccino or French Vanilla Cappuccino! If my older daughter is with me, a sprinkle donut for her!
Hobbies: Organizing pictures/collages/gardening
Favourite hockey team: Umm I don't like hockey (BAD Canadian!!)
What other boards do you visit on PO?: January 2006/June 2009 and a lurker on Photography and Scrapbooking
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: I don't know much about where I'm living. We just moved here in April!
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: Canada is a big place and we don't live in igloos! Wink

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Last seen: 3 years 4 months ago
Joined: 05/07/08
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Name/Screen Name: Vicky / VixB
Age/Birthdate: 31 / June 16th
SO: SO? Special One? My DH is Gaetan he is 29 years old
Kids Names/Ages: Hunter / 18 months
Furbabies: none
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: High school teacher special education (on vacation now)!
Where in Canada are you?: Northern Ontario
Current gas prices: 110.9
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Used to go every morning before work and sometimes at 4 too!! But my DH bought me a Kureg Coffee Maker so now I don't go anymore...
What do you usually order?: Large, 2 milk 1 sugar
Hobbies: watching tv, reading, walking, bike riding, camping, 4wheeling, fishing, watching and playing hockey
Favourite hockey team: Calgary Flames, Go INGINLA GO!!
What other boards do you visit on PO?: December 2008 and lurking a bit everywhere...lol
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: It's called little quebec cause it's 95% french talking community (French Ontarien here!!)
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: How we are lucky to have free health care

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Last seen: 5 years 1 month ago
Joined: 06/05/10
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Name/Screen Name: Alysse/AlysseMarie
Age/Birthdate: 24/June 30th, 1986
SO: Colin, 26
Kids Names/Ages: Unknown/Due January 6th, 2011
Furbabies: Oscar (Chihuahua), Oliver (Pomeranian), Barney (Cat)
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: Working right now
Where in Canada are you?: London, Ontario (Near TO)
Current gas prices: Around $101/L
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Never!
What do you usually order?: Apple Cider, when they have it! Which is rarely!
Hobbies: Playing with the pups, relaxing, shopping
Favourite hockey team: Detroit Red Wings
What other boards do you visit on PO?: January 2011
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: Hometown is St. Thomas, ON. Train killed Jumbo the elephant. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jumbo
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: Most of us haven't been a moose, a bear or an igloo!

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Joined: 10/19/02
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Name/Screen Name: Kirsten /kirsteng
Age/Birthdate: 42/June 13
SO: Richard, 36
Kids Names/Ages: Kieren 7, Elise 5, Grady 17 months
Furbabies: Miss Olivia Golden Squeak (hamster)
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: sahm
Where in Canada are you?: Usually Ottawa, but on a posting to Santiago Chile for 3 years at present.
Current gas prices: Around $1.25/L
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: Sadly, never! ;(
What do you usually order?: Large, 2 creams 1 sugar
Hobbies: Cooking, gardening, reading, hiking, horses, camping
Favourite hockey team: I hate hockey. (blush)
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Mostly May 2009
Trivia about your hometown: Quesnel BC, home of the world's largest hockey stick (see comment 2 lines up) ha ha
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: ?? Not sure on that one...

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Last seen: 3 years 6 months ago
Joined: 01/09/10
Posts: 217

Name/Screen Name: jaimelr
Age/Birthdate: 33
SO: Chris (30)
Kids Names/Ages: Will born May 31, 2010 (4 months)
Furbabies: Scout born May 18, 2009 (lab x shepher x ridgeback - 87lbs)
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: on 1 yr maternity leave - then back f/t (or close to it) - sigh Sad
Where in Canada are you?: Victoria, BC
Current gas prices: 1.099
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: hahahah - 4+ (no drive-thru near my house or would be more!)
What do you usually order?: post pregnancy / baby = 1 large decaf, double double
Hobbies: soccer (now retired - bad knees), yard work / gardening, house projects (oh my former life without a child when I could get things done - sigh).
Favourite hockey team: Canucks I guess - regional proximity... really any Cdn team in the playoffs when the time comes
What other boards do you visit on PO?: June 2010, Cloth Diapering
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: Victoria is on the southern tip of Vancouver Island and is actually in line with Bellingham and the likes in Washington State - but no we do not use American currency (I was asked that by a guy from Bremerton who did not kwow where Vancouver Island was!)!
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada:[/QUOTE] They know we are really nice and passionate about / good at hockey - what else is there to say!

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Last seen: 4 years 4 months ago
Joined: 09/13/06
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Name/Screen Name: Julie/*JuLiE*
Age/Birthdate: 28/Feb 01
DH: Nathan, 28
Kids Names/Ages: Olivia, 3yrs. Noah, 1.5yrs
Furbabies: None
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM. Dh and I own two businesses. (a construction company and an architectual moulding company)
Where in Canada are you?: Ontario
Current gas prices: all depends on the area 106.1 in the City, 103.1 in a nearby city...
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: None- I don't like the taste of their coffee since having kids.... strange, huh?
What do you usually order?: If I do go, usually a tea.
Hobbies: Singing, dancing, volleyball, going to the beach, reading, taking care of my beautiful family.
Favourite hockey team: I don't watch hockey.
What other boards do you visit on PO?: July 2007, April 2009, Pregnancy and Infant Loss (2 miscarriages in 2006 (Jan/Mar), 1 miscarriage Oct 11, 2010)
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: Not sure if there is anything exciting about a town with 300 people in it LOL.
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: Our decent healthcare plan. (Like we don't have to worry about the thousands of dollars spent when we give birth to our kids- that's cool). Except it needs to cover dental.

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Joined: 04/21/06
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Name/Screen Name: Lonegirl
Age/Birthdate: 38-Oct 30, 1972
SO:Sky
Kids Names/Ages: Tyr 3 (will be 4 on the 17th of Nov!)
Furbabies: Mr Meowsers, Kitty
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?:I work out of house part time (vet tech) and we own our own business too
Where in Canada are you?: We have a place in Toronto and in Sault Ste Marie (hometown)
Current gas prices: about 105
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: I don't do coffee so it is very rare...
What do you usually order?: sm hot chocolate
Hobbies: reading, photography, drawing, crafts, working out, DS and DH
Favourite hockey team: whichever team my cousin Matt D'Agostini is on (currently St Louis)
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Nov 06-very quiet now as most of us are on Facebook now

A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: The loonie was designed there (a large Loonie is at the entrance of town)

Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: It doesn't generally snow in September...lol I have to teach people in Toronto of this of Northern Ontario

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Joined: 01/12/09
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Name/Screen Name: Kim aka Mama22girls
Age/Birthdate: 34 April 27th
SO: DH Chris
Kids Names/Ages: Claire 4 1/2 (Aug 06) Addison (Addi) 2 (Nov 08)
Furbabies: Chuck (Black Lab) Argyle (grey tabby) Peewee (trouble making black cat Wink
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: SAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Ontario
Current gas prices: 112 ish
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: 6 plus lol well DH brings it home when he walks the dog
What do you usually order?: lrg regular
Hobbies: crochet/knitting scrapbooking
Favourite hockey team: Leafs
What other boards do you visit on PO?: Nov 08
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: have to come back to this one
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: No I do not know your cousin, yes he may live in Ontario.. but no I dont know him. I don't say aboot or Eh and Tim Hortons trumps Dunkin Donuts any day

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Last seen: 4 years 7 months ago
Joined: 08/21/04
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Name/Screen Name: Tanya/scarecrow
Age/Birthdate: 41/April 23
SO: Mark
Kids Names/Ages: Cole/2 (almost 3)
Furbabies: 2 cats - Mabel & bob
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: WOHM
Where in Canada are you?: Ontario
Current gas prices: 126
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: almost never (once every 3 months maybe)
What do you usually order?: Boston Cream doughnut or hot chocolate
Hobbies: dancing, singing, playing in a band, musical theatre, scrapbooking, jewellery making (not that I have time for any of it)
Favourite hockey team: I don't like hockey but stand behind the home team
What other boards do you visit on PO?: May 2008
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown:
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: It's a great place to live and bring up your kids!

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Joined: 01/13/10
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Elizabeth/yellow.rose.of.canada
Age/Birthdate: 27/ October 31
SO: Trevor
Kids Names/Ages: Aidan/4, Ainsley/10 months, baby #3, due January 14, 12!
Furbabies: sadly, none.
SAHM/WOHM/etc.?: WAHM
Where in Canada are you?: Dawson Creek, BC
Current gas prices: 1.33
How often do you go to Tim Hortons in a week?: probably four, gotta cut back now.
What do you usually order?: Large mocha iced capp.
Hobbies: singing, playing piano, reading, sewing, playing volleyball, writing/blogging
Favourite hockey team: Go Canucks!!!!!
What other boards do you visit on PO?: June 2010, January 2012, Sewing Corner
A piece of trivia/something interesting about your hometown: We're "mile zero" of the Alaska highway.
Something you wish the rest of the world knew about Canada: hmmm... I'm kind of an outsider because I'm American married to a Canadian, so the thing I'd want Americans to know is healthcare works much better this way.