Tag Archives: headline news

Headline Catcher : 23rd January

Readers familiar with my blog know we live on a tight budget and I am Queen of the Spreadsheets. I have one for the accounts, one for the house, one for food, one for the car, one for utilities………. you … Continue reading

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Headline Say

WARNING: COVID POST: DEPRESSING I have just switched on my computer and the first headline that hits me is this: COVID: Police clash with protesters as thousands march through London against new restrictions (source) With the UK number of Covid … Continue reading

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News article: Food diary

Hubby came across this in the online news and as you all know I am very food (and money) conscious so I thought it worthy of a post. Bearing in mind the writer works full time, but from home as … Continue reading

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Headline: Kids in Care

As many of my readers are aware, I was a foster parent for four years in the 1980s. It was one of the few good things to come out of my relationship during that time. When Hubby and I got … Continue reading

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How do you see cartoons?

I like animated movies, and have The Incredibles, Despicable Me, Up, Brother Bear, and Flushed Away to name just a few. As a kid, it was Jungle Book, Peter Pan, The Aristocats, and Dumbo. I can’t watch the latter without … Continue reading

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News Headline: Lockdowns

OK, fair warning, this is a rant as my anger rises about how pathetic our politicians are. This is my five cents worth, my opinion, and I’m perfectly happy for readers sick of hearing about the virus giving this post … Continue reading

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A couple of headline snippets

As everyone in the UK is aware, trying to obtain practical PPE is difficult here. Hubby prefers FFP3 /P98 masks as it provides 98% protection against contagions, but has been unable to get any for months. The one-use disposable items … Continue reading

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Headline grabber: 18 Jan 2020

I’ve just seen this on Yahoo (link) Apart from the Andrex toilet rolls (I paid £3.75 for 9 in Tesco this month and they are actually the same price in Lidl at the moment) and Weetabix which was over £2 … Continue reading

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Headline comment: 20 sept

When I saw this headline this morning, I immediately thought of ‘Susan’, the money grabbing bride of my post Headline : Bride cancels her wedding after guests refuse to pay for it Here we go to a more practical view, though … Continue reading

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News Headline Comment: 17 Sept

Hubby loves me, as I do him. I know that. I don’t question it, it’s a given. He has a nickname for me, as I do him. That nickname is endearing and he refers to me a lot as such … Continue reading

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