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~¤§ Lara Linga Longa §¤~

~¤§ Lara Linga Longa §¤~ Report 9 Feb 2006 07:23

Good late afternoon all welcome Diane we are a very happy chatty lot some times we even talk about genealogy and if there is anything you need help with just let's know some one here may know or at least steer you in the right direction if we don't know the answer SuzyQ thanks for the wishes for Ryan yes it does make me feel awfully old I used to say don't call me nan ok when he was about 12 and he'd say 'Why Nan' I said well when you were only at kinder it was ok but now people will think I'm old and he pipes up and says 'Well Nan you are'but he's 6ft.tall now no kidding anyone hehe Tony please give Barb a hug for me and tell her we are thinking of her Lew Lew Hope you didnt get struck by lightning I guess you are not still on line because of storm but hope its not too wild up there . Laurie will send you pm its a dumb question so don't want to say it on here mate will bye again now got to have dinner love lara

Trifley

Trifley Report 9 Feb 2006 07:29

Just before I go....how do you put 'nick names' at the top of your messages? Mine always comes out as my full name. 10 bottles of sherry on the wall, 10 bottles of sherry If one of the bottles should happen to fall....9 bottles of sherry on the wall Dianne

Lewella

Lewella Report 9 Feb 2006 07:49

I wanna know that too Dianne! Don't wanna be known by boring old married name! Lew Lew

Lewella

Lewella Report 9 Feb 2006 07:54

Just a doggone minute! How many bottles are left??? Off to the naughty corner with you! Lew Lew (this time it wasn't me Lara - honest)

Trifley

Trifley Report 9 Feb 2006 07:54

Maybe 'Linga longa' can tell us how to do it. There are some fascinating and clever names and it all adds some fun to the otherwise dull day. Dianne (aka Sherry soak)

Lewella

Lewella Report 9 Feb 2006 07:59

Perhaps we should just call you 'Wine Trifle' Lew Lew

Aussieone

Aussieone Report 9 Feb 2006 08:01

Hi Wattlers Dianna firstly welcome to this thread, your bound to get a few laughs. Now you and Lew Lew wanted to know how to change your name when you leave a message well you go into My Account Details thats on the left hand side. then you have to insert your password. After you do that it will come up with my Details. You then put whatever you want a a first name instead of your real one, then you change your last name to something. and then you save changes. Hope this helps. Susan yes diet is going along fine, gradually getting used to water but still are not drinking the amount I am supposed to but I am managing about 4 glasses so I figure 4 glasses is better than nothing. Cheers Sue

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪ Report 9 Feb 2006 08:01

Dianne and Lew Lew, Go to my account details - left of screen and enter your account (hope you remember your password :) Change your first name and surname with any combination, even a * will do. Then scroll down a short way and hit save. Don't worry about middle names or maiden names, they don't count. Lew lew, I'm not sure I should tell you this info :0 Vonny oh well, Devily got there first. Just a word of warning: please make sure that you always sign messages with your 'real' name so everyone knows it is you. There has been a lot of probs with 'incognito' and peeps are really 'not happy Jan' if you try to trick. Sorry, hope that didn't sound preachy. just don't want you to upset anyone accidently Vonny

Aussieone

Aussieone Report 9 Feb 2006 08:04

Ha Ha hello Vonny I just pipped you at the post to tell Lew Lew and Dianne how to change their name, Ooh well Im sure they will get the message lol. Cheers Sue

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪ Report 9 Feb 2006 08:07

Tassie, are you sure we should have told them???? Just think what that Lew Lew could get up to!!! Vonny

Aussieone

Aussieone Report 9 Feb 2006 08:11

Vonny yes I was having second thoughts after I typed the message he he Ooh maybe we can just go and delete the messages quickly before they see them lol. Cheers Sue

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪ Report 9 Feb 2006 08:13

:)

Trifley

Trifley Report 9 Feb 2006 08:13

What a happy, helpful lot you are! As suggested by Lew Lew and in honour of my 56th b'day present from our son I am henceforth known to the Wonderful Wattlers of Oz as.....da da...drum roll....'Wine trifle'

Aussieone

Aussieone Report 9 Feb 2006 08:22

Dianna oops sorry Wine trife I see you have mastered it now we just have to wait for Lew Lew Anna yes I am about , havent passed out with all the goings on of yesterday, but the eyes are a bit bad from oogling all the bodies lol. Just been doing my family history stuff with a contact I got on this site with the Hot Matches, so we was busy sending emails back and forth working out just how we was connected. Cheers Sue

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪

♫♪ Yvonne from Oz ♫♪ Report 9 Feb 2006 08:27

Congrats Dianne, Now do we shorten it -in the great Aust tradition - to Winey, Wineo, Tri, Pie or Piffle???? I vote for Piffle lol Vonny

Trifley

Trifley Report 9 Feb 2006 08:28

The DFO shops sound great but hubby & I are going to Norfolk Island in September so I am madly saving for all the duty free shopping. My husband says going to Norfolk is the only way he can get me off the computer so he can talk to me. Little does he know i intend to troll the cemetery and official records while over there in case any of my rels were naughty. It would be a change to have a convict in the family...I am getting sick & tired of finding all the rels who were born on 'the other side of the blanket'. Well I will be off now ( my sherry glass needs refilling) I will talk to you all again. 'Bye WT

Paul

Paul Report 9 Feb 2006 08:34

Looking for help in tacking down OLLEY Brain Michael born 15June 1933, Patricia Irene(nee Fleet)( married Romford Essex UK 1955 5a 1518) born 5 July Gary Brain born 18 august 1956 Kim Louise born 10 April 1959 travelled per FAIRSKY departing Southampton on 17 February 1967 under the Assisted Passage Migration Scheme Location Canberra (found this onnaa.gov.au) Then they claimed Albert Olley father and mother Neille Olley nee Chapman I am descended from the Chapmans and wish to how out what happen to the Olley side Would nice to tie loose ends & family tree so looking for family memebers bmd etc thanks not so serious Paul thanks Paul

Lewella

Lewella Report 9 Feb 2006 08:43

Who is this serious person, Paul Hardy? Whoa be tide him for venturing on this thread! Me! Who am I signing as now???

Lewella

Lewella Report 9 Feb 2006 08:45

Hey look Wine Trifle - it worked. Gee the people on this thread are very, very smart *funny noise is a sucking up sound* Lew Lew

Michael

Michael Report 9 Feb 2006 08:46

Hi Wattlers...Your friendly Geordie Wattler here. First off Tony ..My condolences mate.Had a double helping of that over Christmas..You and Barbara take care bonny lad and like all other Wattlers we are thinking of you. Laurie that sounds a good all round trip,I see you have confirmed your booking in Paris..Well I hope you enjoy it...The weather will not be what you are used. But into every life a little rain must fall... Never been to France For a hol..Last time I was there was 30 yrs ago when in the Navy. Sue..Beware of American surveys on slimming. They really want everybody to continue eating Burghers..Because if evryone stopped eating them the whole American economy would collapse. But who am I to talk I.m the original Bacon Butty man.. Lara.... is that all you think about... Footballers legs and bottoms..I can only imagine what other wattlers were thinking.... I can hear them now..By she's a lucky devil.. Me.. I much prefer watching the lasses play netball Mind you ..when I arrive next Friday I will take the place by storm..Sunken chest, bow legs, white face..NUFF SAID. Diane...don't wish for thunderstorms.I'm comming for a holiday..I'm leaving all that behind.. Sue ..Hows the weather down Tassie..not like the UK. i hope...Not to worry though..In Iceland they jump through the ice and roll in the snow. Lovely people ..and a smashing place for a holiday.. IN THE SUMMER THOUGH. Welcome to all the newcommers ..more the merrier I'm only a few monthe old myself but the rest of the folks (although a little mad) are very nice people indeed canny lad Mike