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by swdchile
Fri Jun 22, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Help Chile! Get involved in a Good Cause
Topic: Pony Express
Replies: 18
Views: 8510

Re: Pony Express

I wonder if it would make it past customs?
But, no need because were headed to the States around the same time....Christmas right?
by swdchile
Fri Jun 22, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Help Chile! Get involved in a Good Cause
Topic: Pony Express
Replies: 18
Views: 8510

Re: Pony Express

I can vouch for El P. He's a good mate...does what he says. His last goodwill deed for me had many unforeseen tasks which he carried out without batting a lid. In a nutshell he's trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean and reverent. P.S. Hey ...
by swdchile
Fri May 11, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Help Chile! Get involved in a Good Cause
Topic: Just in case anyone wants to help
Replies: 46
Views: 10432

Re: Just in case anyone wants to help

What a remarkable recovery. I'm sure he is as grateful as the 4 street dogs I have under my care right now (not including my own). They absolutely know you've taken the time to make their lives better. You can see it in their thankful eyes and body language. It's a blessing both ways.
by swdchile
Thu May 10, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: Container shipping from Chile to the U.S.
Replies: 6
Views: 952

Re: Container shipping from Chile to the U.S.

El pescado wrote:I have found a lot on this subject but in the form of U.S. to Chile. Has anyone shipping household effects from Chile to the U.S.?
Oh no. Is change in the air?
by swdchile
Tue May 08, 2012 8:50 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: What do you like about Chile
Replies: 140
Views: 16341

Re: What do you like about Chile

@El Pescado...You know I hope better for you...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ILt3wNTZ7Q
by swdchile
Tue May 08, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Crazy Sidewalk Hole Broke My Arm
Replies: 16
Views: 1426

Re: Crazy Sidewalk Hole Broke My Arm

Cerdo...I hope it wasn't a bad break and heals quickly.
Px... your new avatar totally blows. Sorry if I hurt your feelings...right.
Lesson from this thread...You ain't in Kansas anymore.
by swdchile
Tue May 08, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Killing clover?
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: Killing clover?

Lots of attention to stopping cat calls but nothing for clover. Let's think green peeps.
by swdchile
Tue May 08, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Killing clover?
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Killing clover?

I stopped by a "boutique" lawn store to find something to kill the clover in my yard. The clover's taken over my front lawn. I was told there is nothing that targets just clover. Really? I just did this in the US 1 year ago with a clover killer and it worked great. Am I missing something in translat...
by swdchile
Mon Apr 30, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses

Toid wrote:Just a small comment, May 1 is labour day in all European countries. It has nothing to do with Communism,such ignorance.
Although I am not the originator of this list, your comment has been duly noted. Thank you for your input.
by swdchile
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:05 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses

Kicking a dead horse (or things in Chile everyone knows except me). I may be chastised for bumping this thread, but I had to get it straight in my head and documented for my and others' future use. Dang, Chileans have a lot of holidays. :shock: Bonuses for nanas: 15-20 mil for dieceocho and 1 week's...
by swdchile
Sat Apr 28, 2012 2:23 am
Forum: Help Chile! Get involved in a Good Cause
Topic: Just in case anyone wants to help
Replies: 46
Views: 10432

Re: Just in case anyone wants to help

Bless his heart and all those caring for him.
by swdchile
Mon Apr 23, 2012 3:56 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Chilean Holidays and Bonuses

My first question is whether miércoles 19/09/2012 Día de las Glorias del Ejército is ALWAYS a paid day off work even though it is not listed as irrenunciable by Px?