Australia • Age 47
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ItTakesAllSorts @ItTakesAllSorts (4099) 10 Jan 07
I stayed at home for 9 years to give my children security and the best start in life. But straight away I have been penalised. I am not eligable for full state pension, even though I have nurtured the next generation of workers to...
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savemorethanface I do agree - I stay at home because I don't want my children to grow up in daycare. In Australia we have a parenting payment (government allowance) which is not much and cuts out when my partner earns over a certain (quite small) amount. I am also entitled to...
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aquajules4 @aquajules4 (583) 4 Jan 07
I've just started knitting again and i've decided to knit some squares that i can turn in to a blanket. so i thought that i would try some different patterns on the squares. Can anyone suggest where i can get patterns for stitches...
trenella @trenella (54) • United States 22 Dec 06
nancygibson @nancygibson (3736) • France 30 Dec 06
I was sneakily doing a bit of knitting at work at 7.30 this morning ( I was in before everyone else), and it reminded me of just how soothing I find the repetition, the counting of stitches, watching it all grow oh so steadily...
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savemorethanface I do find that - it is definitely as much about the action as the result. I find it very soothing to knit - especially when I am knitting with a fabulous feeling and coloured yarn. Blues and purples are the best I find for me. I do love the red and yellow hues...
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meeandnotyou @meeandnotyou (2549) • United States 17 Dec 06
I am forever hearing all of this advertisement about this program paying $1500 per day, this other opprotunity making $100,000 per month, etc.,etc., etc. I have did people searches on alot of these socalled internet billlionares...
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binny29 @binny29 (1527) • India 16 Jul 07
no,he/she is of no use for me !!!!! yes,i will keep loveing him/her !!!!! my love will be just a sympathy upto his/her death can't say !!!!!
nancygibson @nancygibson (3736) • France 23 Dec 06
A question for all the knitters (and I know there are loads of us here!) What are you knitting right now? I have just finished a big thick scarf for my sister in law and I'm about to start on a hat I think. If you knit and...
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nancygibson @nancygibson (3736) • France 26 Dec 06
I prefer to use pure wool whenever possible, if I am going to take time over a project I would rather use a natural fibre and I favour locally produced wool, but I also have friends who work exclusively in man made yarns. I often...
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