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by vida.en.peru
Wed Apr 10, 2013 10:07 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1416

Re: REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!

Tiendas, pharmacies and Western Union offices, supermercados often have boards where you can hang up ads for free or a small fee. I was used to have one in my lavanderia and charged people 1 sol per add. It worked many people came to read it and many people sold their stuff or rented out their room...
by vida.en.peru
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:18 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: DVD PLAYER 50 SOLES!!! BUY TODAY OR TOMORROW...
Replies: 1
Views: 536

DVD PLAYER 50 SOLES!!! BUY TODAY OR TOMORROW...

I have a Recco DVD player. Small compact unit. Great condition, only a year old. Doesn't have the remote because our daughter broke it. That's why we're selling it for 50 soles. I attached pictures of the front & back. I'd really like to sell it by tomorrow because my daughter & I are moving...
by vida.en.peru
Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:04 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1416

Re: REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!

What are you going to do if it doesn't sell. Are you going to donate it to someone who is poor? My husband is staying in Peru when we leave. He is moving into another apartment with roommates who already have a refrigerator. If I can't sell it, he can store it until he can, but I need the money to ...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1416

REFRIGERATOR MUST SELL BY WEDNESDAY!!!

I have a Samsung refrigerator for sale that is only 1 year old. It is in excellent condition except for one little crack in one of the shelves, which doesn't affect the function of it at all! I didn't even realize it was there until a guy came to look at it trying to find something wrong with it so ...
by vida.en.peru
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Beautiful Curtains- Almost Brand New!
Replies: 0
Views: 490

Beautiful Curtains- Almost Brand New!

We have 3 curtain sets, cream colored. 2 with a nice print (1 of them is long to the floor & the other is about half way to the floor). The 3rd crem colored set is solid & matches perfectly with the others. We also have a set from our daughter bedroom that are pink Disney princess pattern th...
by vida.en.peru
Wed Apr 03, 2013 7:26 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: SAMSUNG REFRIGERATOR- VERY CLEAN!!
Replies: 1
Views: 637

Re: SAMSUNG REFRIGERATOR- VERY CLEAN!!

I will consider best offer as long as you are willing to pick it up Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning.


Thanks,

Debbie
by vida.en.peru
Tue Apr 02, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: SAMSUNG REFRIGERATOR- VERY CLEAN!!
Replies: 1
Views: 637

SAMSUNG REFRIGERATOR- VERY CLEAN!!

Samsung RT2AS Refrigerator EXCELLENT CONDITION!! (Only a year old) Still have receipt from Metro & manual. We paid 1,000 soles for it. Asking $260 or 700 soles. Like New, Extremely Clean!! Only selling back we are moving back to the US. Need it til next Tuesday April 9th so you can pick it up th...
by vida.en.peru
Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:33 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: ***MOVING SALE UPDATE***
Replies: 0
Views: 495

***MOVING SALE UPDATE***

We have still have the TV, Children's Armoire/Closet, Suitcase, Large fan, Pink Disney Princess Curtains, Small Purple Clothes Hamper & we are now selling a Samsung Refrigerator as well!! Kinnze TV- Regular TV (not LCD or plasma) excellent condition (just over 1 year old) $35 or 100 soles Childr...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 1062

Re: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE

Hello,

I need to list a correction on the price of the children's armoire. My husband had said 150 soles, but I misinterpreted it for 115 soles. So the price is 150 soles or $55. Apologies for the mistake!


Debbie
by vida.en.peru
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 1062

Re: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE

Hello all, I also have some great curtains for a little girl's bedroom. I was hoping to bring them with us to the state because they were not cheap, but I'm not even sure if I could use them over there since the windows are different. I'm attaching pics. They are pink with Disney princess imprint. I...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Mar 25, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 1062

Re: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE

HI I would be interested in buying one of the carry-on suitcases if one is still available. Do you know what volume it is? Hi Will, Only one would be able to be used a carry-on. I do still have it. I'm not sure the volume, but it is a pretty good size for a carry-on. It's not too big, but not too s...
by vida.en.peru
Thu Mar 21, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: **UPDATE** MOVING SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 1062

**UPDATE** MOVING SALE

Hello all! I still have some items left to sell before the 2nd week of April. If interested or want to see pics call my cell 943491328 movistar or send me an email [email protected].com. Here's the list: Microwave-excellent condition (only a couple of months old) Speedy cook NEX brand-color silver gra...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Mar 10, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: MOVING SALE
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Re: MOVING SALE

I'm very sorry for the typo! I meant to write that the TV is NOT plasma or LCD. That being said, it is still a great flat screen TV for anybody who's interested. We aren't looking to sell the TV or fan right at this moment because they will still be in use until at least the end of the month. I am a...
by vida.en.peru
Sat Mar 09, 2013 7:27 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: MOVING SALE
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

Re: MOVING SALE

For anyone else interested, I am also going to be selling a microwave that is just a couple of months old (so it's in excellent condition), a blender (also excellent condition since , it not used often & less than a year old), a 20 inch flat screen TV (plasma or LCD) & a small square fan for...
by vida.en.peru
Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:31 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: MOVING SALE
Replies: 6
Views: 1334

MOVING SALE

I had an earlier post for these items, but I'm lowering the prices because I really need to sell. I'm also going to include pictures, as well as my cell phone # this time so please call me only if interested. Ellyptical/exercise bike machine 250 soles Brand new Massage table 275 soles (will include ...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Feb 10, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clean swimming pools
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

Re: Clean swimming pools

Ooooh well then this would not work for me. I'm looking for some place in Lima that I could go with my family just for a day on the weekend. Thank you guys anyway! :)
by vida.en.peru
Sat Feb 09, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clean swimming pools
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

Re: Clean swimming pools

Last friday, I went to NATURA VIVA. It's only 10 minutes drive from La Plaza de Las Armas in the city centre. It's a luxury resort with 2 huge swimming pools. One has a pool bar. There's an excellent restaurant. Sunday, it's very crowded but it's very quiet during the week. There's a parking lot fo...
by vida.en.peru
Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Exercise bike/ellyptical, massage table, armoire
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Exercise bike/ellyptical, massage table, armoire

Exercise bike/ellyptical 350 soles or best offer

Massage table 325 soles or best offer

Children's armoire (ropero) 200 or best offer.

Email me for any questions or pictures [email protected]
by vida.en.peru
Mon Feb 04, 2013 2:56 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clean swimming pools
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

Clean swimming pools

Where can I find a clean place to go swimming for the day with my family? I'm not interested in paying for a membership so it would specifically need to be a place that we can pay a fee for the day or by the hour even. I found a link here on this site, but it goes all the way back to 2009-2010. I'd ...
by vida.en.peru
Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:29 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Native English speakers to activities with children
Replies: 5
Views: 1811

Re: Native English speakers to activities with children

Hello Debbie We always answer every email, so we did with yours on July 1 and sent a request for your response on July 27: On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 6:28 PM, <[email protected].com> wrote: Hi Debbie, Did you recieve my email? Hope to hear soon from you Luzmila ----- Mensaje reenviado ----- De: <milim...
by vida.en.peru
Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Native English speakers to activities with children
Replies: 5
Views: 1811

Re: Native English speakers to activities with children

Hello,

I had sent you an email a while back. Unfortunately, I never heard from you. My email is [email protected]. I am still interested in knowing more if you would like to contact me. My name is Debbie.

Thank & Happy Holidays!
by vida.en.peru
Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:10 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clinic open on Sundays?
Replies: 6
Views: 1443

Re: Clinic open on Sundays?

You think S/. 50 is a bit steep for a private home visit? Any decent clinic is going to charge you hundreds for a consultation... I don`t think that is steep for a home visit, but I don`t necessarily need a home visit. If it would save me money, I wouldn`t mind going in person. Which clinics costs ...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Dec 09, 2012 11:49 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clinic open on Sundays?
Replies: 6
Views: 1443

Re: Clinic open on Sundays?

You do not necesarily need to go to a clinic... Dr Salamanca is a GP and makes home visits. His English is OK too. Call him on 99005166. I believe he charges S/. 50 per visit. We've used him several times in the past. Or try Clinica Americana in San Isidro or Clinic Good Hope in Miraflores. Thank y...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:32 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Clinic open on Sundays?
Replies: 6
Views: 1443

Clinic open on Sundays?

Does anyone know of any health clinics that are open on Sundays? I was hoping to go today. I`ve been getting sick the past few days & had to work each of those days so I couldn`t make it before any closed & now I`m feeling worse than ever. I live on the Surco/Barranco border so if there any ...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Nov 18, 2012 12:00 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: What should we bring from the US?
Replies: 6
Views: 1652

Re: What should we bring from the US?

I highly recommend bringing a Magic jack to call people in the US. Best thing I brought with me! Anything electronic costs way more here unless it's a Peru made brand which could be disappointing in quality. If you have a cell phone with Verizon, it won't work here. Any other phones with sim card ca...
by vida.en.peru
Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Massage Therapists
Replies: 6
Views: 2850

Re: Massage Therapists

I am still seeking a massage therapist that would come to our place in Surquillo. My wife works long hours; would have to be late Saturday or anytime Sunday. Philip Hi Philip, I'm a massage therapist. I was working for 10 years prior to coming here to Peru. Feel free to email me at [email protected]....
by vida.en.peru
Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: trick or treating?
Replies: 2
Views: 895

trick or treating?

This is our 1st Halloween here in Peru & I'm wondering if there is any place kids can go trick or treating. We live in Barranco. I was thinking maybe in Miraflores there might be something like this?
by vida.en.peru
Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Halloween costumes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1674

Re: Halloween costumes?

Alright. I probably should have mentioned I was looking for children's costumes. I'm not sure I feel good about renting & not returning. Gamarra is a good idea. Maybe I will check that out then. Thank you all :)
by vida.en.peru
Sun Oct 07, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Halloween costumes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1674

Halloween costumes?

Are there any stores in Lima for buying Halloween costumes or do people generally just rent them?
by vida.en.peru
Sun Sep 23, 2012 8:31 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Any massage therapists out there?
Replies: 0
Views: 430

Any massage therapists out there?

I am a massage therapist & I'm looking for some tips on where to find some of the supplies I need. So if there are any massage therapists who can suggest where to buy any of this stuff, I would really appreciate it, from one professional to another. I need a bolster cushion for underneath the kn...
by vida.en.peru
Thu Aug 30, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: English Nannies and Babysitters
Replies: 2
Views: 1720

Re: English Nannies and Babysitters

I am very glad to find this! I would love a way to advertise my childcare services. I will email you directly, but here is the link to my service listing right here on Expat: http://www.expatperu.com/expatforums/viewtopic.php?f=30&t=19941 I look forward to communicating with you further. My emai...
by vida.en.peru
Thu Aug 30, 2012 11:20 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Dealing with the humidity
Replies: 17
Views: 4088

Dealing with the humidity

We just recently moved to Barranco & are really feeling the humidity. The biggest problem is trying to dry our clothes. Hanging them outside is useless & inside is not any better. Does anyone have any tips on how to deal with this problem other than buying a dehumidifier? My husband said som...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Aug 20, 2012 11:45 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: New Mexican Restaurant
Replies: 50
Views: 16335

Re: New Mexican Restaurant

My family & I went there twice already & loved it! Reminded us a lot of those great hidden gems they have in NYC :)
by vida.en.peru
Mon Aug 20, 2012 11:43 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Ricotta cheese
Replies: 13
Views: 4185

Re: Ricotta cheese

Here is my recipe for Ricotta Cheese, the only aspect that might be hard to find is the dry citric acid, I have never looked for it on Lima, so hopefully it is available. It's really easy to make at home, so I hope this helps you. Ricotta Cheese Recipe: 1 tsp. / 5 ml Citric Acid Dry 2 oz. / 60 ml W...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Aug 20, 2012 7:47 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Many household goods and furniture for sale, Surco.
Replies: 31
Views: 7776

Re: Many household goods and furniture for sale, Surco.

Hi, I know this listing has been up a while, but I am wondering if the Side tables or Wooden table/TV stand are still available? If they are, could you please send me pics? My email is [email protected]
Thanks!
by vida.en.peru
Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bikram yoga
Replies: 1
Views: 1178

Bikram yoga

Does anyone know of any places with Bikram yoga? I'm moving to Barranco this week & I came across a location that says they offer Bikram, but it was an old listing without a phone number. If anyone knows more info, I'm curious how much it costs per class or if they have some kind of package deal...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:16 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Experienced mom looking for a childcare position
Replies: 0
Views: 585

Experienced mom looking for a childcare position

I am looking for a position in childcare whether in a school or daycare. I have many years of experience with children from infant-10 yrs old. I'm CPR certified with great references. I am also a natural born American citizen so I would be open to teaching children English. If you or anyone you know...
by vida.en.peru
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Experienced mom offering reliable & trustworthy childcare
Replies: 0
Views: 838

Experienced mom offering reliable & trustworthy childcare

If you or anyone you know are looking for a childcare provider feel free to contact me. I am a 30 yr old mother of a 3 yr old. I am looking for a position in childcare either in my home or yours full or part time. I have many years of experience with babysitting, as well as being a nanny & worki...
by vida.en.peru
Sat Aug 11, 2012 8:47 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?
Replies: 17
Views: 3472

Re: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?

I was looking around mercadolibre today & found what I was looking for, a multi-functional piece of cardio equipment. A new one $720, used $500. I'm thinking new would be worth the extra amount since I won't truly know the condition & how the used one was dealt with. I am a little wary thoug...
by vida.en.peru
Sat Aug 11, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?
Replies: 17
Views: 3472

Re: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?

Surely if you look in cheaper gyms you can find between S/. 75 to S/. 100 a month, and workout all you want. If you buy a second hand, or new for $300 then it won't last you six months doing serious exercise, while in a gym you would spend less and have more machines to work out. It also stimulates...
by vida.en.peru
Fri Aug 10, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?
Replies: 17
Views: 3472

Re: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?

Thanks for the tips! I didn't think of newspaper for that & forgot about mercadolibre. I'm definitely going to check them out.
by vida.en.peru
Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?
Replies: 17
Views: 3472

Cheap/reasonably priced exercise equipment for home?

I want to start getting into to shape, but I'm hoping to start working soon & don't know if I'll have time to head to a gym. I don't want to waste money on a membership that I won't get my moneys worth out of. Can anyone tell me where I can find a cardio exercise machine, like an ellyptical or b...
by vida.en.peru
Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:10 am
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Looking for a roomate?
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Re: Looking for a roomate?

Thanks to everyone interested! He actually found a roommate through someone he works with after all.
by vida.en.peru
Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:13 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: READ BEFORE POSTING
Replies: 4
Views: 5007

Re: READ BEFORE POSTING

Hi Kelly, I have a question for you...I am moving to Barranco & I want to find work in childcare, whether in my home or elsewhere not too far like Miraflores. I wanted to post someone here in the forum to hopefully find an opportunity, but I'm not sure whether to post in jobs or services section...
by vida.en.peru
Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:53 am
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Appliances and Bunk Beds
Replies: 1
Views: 788

Re: Appliances and Bunk Beds

Do you have a pic of the bunk beds? And does it include mattresses?
by vida.en.peru
Sun Aug 05, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Looking for a roomate?
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Re: Looking for a roomate?

I guess I wasn't clear enough. He doesn't have an apt. He's looking for someone who already have one & needs a roomate or someone who wants to find an apt together to share. Preferably in Surco, Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro, San Borja, Jesus Maria, Lince areas. Price around $200 per month.
by vida.en.peru
Sat Aug 04, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Roommates / Rooms for Rent
Topic: Looking for a roomate?
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Looking for a roomate?

I am looking for a roommate for someone. He is a 33 yrs old male who is working & in school as well. He needs a place or someone who is looking to find an apt to rent together by the end of August. This would most likely be for about a year. He has stove, refrigerator & washer, as well as co...
by vida.en.peru
Sat Jul 28, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Fireworks for the holiday today?
Replies: 1
Views: 556

Fireworks for the holiday today?

I was wondering if anyone knows of nice displays of fireworks today. We don't want to go anywhere fancy, but would really like to take our 3 year old to see some nice fireworks. Any suggestions would be much appreciated...
by vida.en.peru
Mon Jul 02, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Yup...Another Moving Sale***REDUCED PRICES***
Replies: 24
Views: 4467

Re: Yup...Another Moving Sale

Mabron wrote:Desk & Chair
225 soles with chair


I will let my husband know. Also, are there by chance any drawers? I can't tell if there is anything on the other side. Where are you located? You can also email me [email protected]

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