Tag Archives: alternatives

Decline in Card Making

I’ve noticed for quite a while now, and not necessarily Covid related, that the basic materials for my card making are becoming more and more scarce. This includes anything that says ‘Thinking of You’ and the 4 reels of double … Continue reading

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Keeping within budget

Well, my system works and of all the things on my list, the only thing we didn’t get today was tinned pineapple. Spending the grand total of just under £26, I bought cheese, fresh fruit and veg, baked beans, minced … Continue reading

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They come and go, and at the moment, more are going, and those coming are only temporary. Ordinarily, we would joke that it could have been something we said, but that is not the case. A lot of boats are … Continue reading

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In the Same Boat

Well, not quite. With all our DIY efforts of late, we have been doing a fair bit of shopping in the handyman store just down the road. This has several positive aspects insomuch as we can walk there for the … Continue reading

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