Category Archives: shopping

What are we eating?

It’s Budget Day next week here in the UK and I wonder what our dear chancellor has up his sleeve to screw us for even more money we haven’t got. I read that there is a possibility of a Takeaway … Continue reading

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Top Brand or Substitute?

Designer clothes are one thing but some people will only use the Top Brands of household items. Personally I don’t care where I buy my groceries or toiletries as long as I get value for money and flavour accordingly for … Continue reading

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We’re almost done!

The shelving units arrived this morning whilst I was out shopping so I came home to find Hubby in the middle of the floor surrounded by packaging, bubble wrap and a hammer. You can now see the floor in the … Continue reading

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One of those days……….

It started off pretty much as normal, with Hubby awake just after five in desperate need of a drink. This cold/flu or whatever bug it was has certainly taken it out of him as he has had it way worse … Continue reading

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Shopping Aftermath

I had to chuckle today as we went shopping for basics. Such a contrast to Friday! Our intention had been to walk, but Hubby took one of his megga painkillers last night, and the effects have yet to wear off! … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday “rations”

This is the last Bank Holiday before Christmas, and the way some people are behaving beggars belief! Unlike Christmas, the shops will remain open tomorrow, but with shortened hours instead of the usual 10pm closure. Hubby discovered we were low … Continue reading

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Consumer Day

Today’s TV observation is shopping, and are multi pack purchases truly money savers? The shopper was a busy mum of 5, who admitted that she opted for multi packs for convenience, not just being in one pack instead of individuals, … Continue reading

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