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Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2014, 08:25
Replies: 89
Views: 1,583
Posted By Kalmia
I've eaten horse, both cooked and raw (as...

I've eaten horse, both cooked and raw (as sashimi). Never had the opportunity to eat squirrel though.

One of the nicest meats I've ever eaten was ostrich, again raw.
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2014, 06:39
Replies: 181
Views: 5,561
Posted By Kalmia
When I was still in England and working in a...

When I was still in England and working in a shop, we wouldn't accept Scottish 20 notes. I think I saw 2 in my four years working there. We didn't accept English 50 notes either though. Their...
Forum: Advice 21-09-2014, 07:22
Replies: 16
Views: 2,202
Posted By Kalmia
I've been teaching English in Japan for the last...

I've been teaching English in Japan for the last four years. I planned on just being here for one or two, but I love it so much that it keeps getting extended....

It is a great opportunity and you...
Forum: Mobile Phones 20-09-2014, 18:05
Replies: 185
Views: 10,077
Posted By Kalmia
I upgraded from a 4S (yeah, I know!) and I'm...

I upgraded from a 4S (yeah, I know!) and I'm pretty impressed with it. I have the 4.7 iPhone as the iPhone Plus really is too big for my liking. As this is so thin though, it seems smaller and...
Forum: Advice 15-09-2014, 08:55
Replies: 81
Views: 8,132
Posted By Kalmia
We do? I must have missed that memo... OP,...

We do? I must have missed that memo...

OP, either post a generic "thanks for your feedback and we'll take your points onboard" comment or just leave it alone. I think most people that look at...
Forum: General Discussion 13-09-2014, 05:38
Replies: 26
Views: 1,292
Posted By Kalmia
I flew on a Dreamliner a couple of weeks after it...

I flew on a Dreamliner a couple of weeks after it started flying and was mainly just doing Japanese domestic flights. Lovely plane. Shame about all of the troubles it developed later.

I don't buy...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2014, 15:15
Replies: 403
Views: 13,312
Posted By Kalmia
I have no idea whether independence is a good...

I have no idea whether independence is a good thing or a bad thing, but I don't understand how anyone can vote either way without actually fully knowing what they're voting for. Really, shouldn't...
Forum: Advice 28-08-2014, 17:24
Replies: 13
Views: 1,282
Posted By Kalmia
I don't think learning to write them is that...

I don't think learning to write them is that important. I think the only time I ever actually write anything is when I'm filling out forms as usually I just type on my phone or computer. Learning...
Forum: General Discussion 27-08-2014, 12:45
Replies: 168
Views: 8,585
Posted By Kalmia
I think that if somebody does the ice bucket...

I think that if somebody does the ice bucket challenge and decides to donate to Macmillan or any other charity than that is their choice and they're free to do so. My problem is when people donate...
Forum: General Discussion 20-08-2014, 07:11
Replies: 69
Views: 1,942
Posted By Kalmia
The place I lived before I left the UK was...

The place I lived before I left the UK was 5,100+. That's higher than I expected, actually.
Forum: Advice 12-08-2014, 15:39
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By Kalmia
No, the stores are still there. You just don't...

No, the stores are still there. You just don't see the cosplayers and Lolitas there en masse anymore unless there's a Fashion Walk planned. Blame the police for that one.



The Ghibli Museum is in...
Forum: Advice 10-08-2014, 16:59
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By Kalmia
- Is it English language friendly? Ie.. does...

- Is it English language friendly? Ie.. does public transport have english translations and can I expect people I speak to in restaurants/stores to be able to grasp what I'm saying/asking for?

The...
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2014, 08:03
Replies: 115
Views: 3,530
Posted By Kalmia
A friend of mine back in England had a tattoo...

A friend of mine back in England had a tattoo that she thought meant "follow your dreams" and was most upset when I told her that it simply meant dream. She had it lasered off in the end.

OP, it's...
Forum: Showbiz 05-08-2014, 13:38
Replies: 1,206
Views: 139,849
Posted By Kalmia
Congrats to Katie and I hope that both she and...

Congrats to Katie and I hope that both she and the baby are doing well.

Jett looks gorgeous in the photos that were posted earlier. A really happy little boy. She does produce cute kids, I'll give...
Forum: Advice 05-08-2014, 12:32
Replies: 219
Views: 13,409
Posted By Kalmia
Just speak to her about it. She probably doesn't...

Just speak to her about it. She probably doesn't even realise that it's going into your house. If she doesn't know that it's a problem, why would she stop doing it? You have to tell her, just keep...
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2014, 08:31
Replies: 56
Views: 1,358
Posted By Kalmia
City, mainly. Not right in the centre of all of...

City, mainly. Not right in the centre of all of the noise, but close enough to get there easily and benefit from the nightlife, shopping and activity.
Forum: General Discussion 31-07-2014, 12:28
Replies: 268
Views: 7,964
Posted By Kalmia
I used to work for a benefits department and it...

I used to work for a benefits department and it really wasn't as simple as just arriving in the UK, holding your hand out and getting everything paid for. There are so many hoops to jump through and...
Forum: Advice 28-07-2014, 12:47
Replies: 78
Views: 7,770
Posted By Kalmia
It is a tough situation. I can only go by what...

It is a tough situation.

I can only go by what you've written here, but from what I can see they're both to blame and both need to see things from the other perspective. Your wife does need to...
Forum: General Discussion 27-07-2014, 09:16
Replies: 140
Views: 4,604
Posted By Kalmia
35 degrees and about 80% humidity here... if it...

35 degrees and about 80% humidity here... if it dropped to 27 degrees I think I'd be getting a cardigan out.
Forum: General Discussion 25-07-2014, 14:20
Replies: 78
Views: 3,617
Posted By Kalmia
I don't think air con is the only answer but it's...

I don't think air con is the only answer but it's certainly the easiest and quickest way to cool down. It was 35 degrees here today so I was very glad of my air con!!

As for sleeping, I don't run...
Forum: Showbiz 22-07-2014, 09:14
Replies: 1,206
Views: 139,849
Posted By Kalmia
I think that when Katie gives interviews, all...

I think that when Katie gives interviews, all that runs through her mind is "what can I say this time to create the biggest headlines and most interest in me." She doesn't consider what she's...
Forum: Advice 20-07-2014, 13:37
Replies: 27
Views: 2,525
Posted By Kalmia
Me and several of my friends have this too. My...

Me and several of my friends have this too. My hair is naturally very thick and (up until my hair cut yesterday) quite long and it comes out in handfuls too. Yet it never thins, and if I actually...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2014, 14:47
Replies: 78
Views: 3,082
Posted By Kalmia
I've always had good experiences with JAL and...

I've always had good experiences with JAL and ANA. China Eastern Airlines was an interesting experience that had the in flight entertainment of a blazing row between a flight attendant and a...
Forum: Showbiz 06-07-2014, 07:42
Replies: 424
Views: 44,200
Posted By Kalmia
Not everyone reacts to sexual abuse in the same...

Not everyone reacts to sexual abuse in the same way. Some people blame themselves and try to forget it ever happened. Others report it. There really isn't a one size fits all reaction to it.

And...
Forum: Advice 05-07-2014, 17:33
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By Kalmia
If you are still receiving tax credits then your...

If you are still receiving tax credits then your regular payments will be reduced to cover it. The amount it's reduced by depends on how much you get.

If you aren't getting tax credits, then they...
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