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by Cameo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 2:26 pm
Forum: Medical & Health Care
Topic: aromatherapy in bg
Replies: 11
Views: 2983

Would you have any capital that you could use to live on whilst you get set up in business. I agree with the other posters, it is hard to make a full living out here. But if you are living where there are a lot of ex pats it is possible to get a bussiness going allbeit slow but sure at first. I woul...
by Cameo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 2:09 pm
Forum: Medical & Health Care
Topic: aromatherapy in bg
Replies: 11
Views: 2983

I had a friend who started to do this once she was settled in over here, and she was getting quite a good little business up and running. Sadly her husband died suddenly and so she decided to return to the UK. But I know that most of her trade came from the Brits over here, and was intially sourced ...
by Cameo
Mon Jul 20, 2009 3:22 pm
Forum: Shops, Furnishers, Retailers & Suppliers
Topic: Solar Powered Water Fountains
Replies: 12
Views: 2711

Well ours managed 4 inches in height max, and no power behind the fountain effect. We are lucky that today its full sunshine completely, not a cloud in the sky. Just been googline overseas providers, which will probably be an option, but would like to buy one here if poss. Can I ask where you got yo...
by Cameo
Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:46 pm
Forum: Shops, Furnishers, Retailers & Suppliers
Topic: Solar Powered Water Fountains
Replies: 12
Views: 2711

Solar Powered Water Fountains

Been waiting for a solar powered fountain to arrive in the post for new water feature in garden. It arrived today and its pathetic, only squirts about 3 inches into the air. Hong Kong rubbish. Does anyone know where I can buy a solar powered fountain in Bulgaria. Have tried to look at Bricolage onli...
by Cameo
Sat Jul 18, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: Sex of Ducks
Replies: 6
Views: 1807

I googled 'how to sex a duck', and came up with the following advice. Venting Method 1. Step 1 Hold the duckling on its back with its head pointing down your wrist in your right hand and its legs up in the air pointing away from you. 2. Step 2 Expose the vent by holding the tail up with your left ha...
by Cameo
Fri Jul 10, 2009 6:23 pm
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Can you financial wizz kids decifer this please.
Replies: 7
Views: 2360

Thank you for that, much appreciated. Looks like we will all just need to 'go with the flow' until it starts to pick up again. Whenever I talk to my friends and family in UK they are all really down in the dumps with the way things are over there, its really tough for everyone at the moment. So look...
by Cameo
Fri Jul 10, 2009 5:10 pm
Forum: Media Coverage
Topic: Bulgarian Election in July 2009
Replies: 82
Views: 15391

The Bulgarians in my village are really excited about this new chap who has been elected. Apparently he is like a so called 'Robo-cop' who was once in the police force and has since he went into politics worked really hard to combat Mafia dealings, organised crime, etc. In Sofia he has made a good i...
by Cameo
Fri Jul 10, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Can you financial wizz kids decifer this please.
Replies: 7
Views: 2360

Can you financial wizz kids decifer this please.

The item below is taken off the Sofia Echo, and its talking (I think) about how Bulgarias financial status will be effected this year due to the recent election and their impact on the IMF. Its all 'double dutch' to me, so can one of you financial wizz kids who understands all this stuff please tran...
by Cameo
Thu Jul 09, 2009 5:55 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: 2009/2010 gardening - what are you planting this year?
Replies: 137
Views: 36013

I asked my Bulgarian neighbour to teach me vegetable gardening cos I knew ZILTCH. She took me under her wing and taught me everything and planted me the biggest plot of veggies you could imagine. NOT the thing for a novice gardener I can tell you. I have moaned and groaned at all the hard work of we...
by Cameo
Sun May 31, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: Medical & Health Care
Topic: Tick Warning # 2
Replies: 72
Views: 22695

We Frontline our cat regularly and so was suprised to see a tick on him the other day. It was by his ear so very easy to see and keep an eye on. I had read on here that if you smother the tick in vasaline then it bungs up its breathing hole (which apparently is in its bum! ). Anyway, got out the vas...

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