Tag Archives: opinions

Saturday Swapit #15

Welcome to Saturday Swapit, a place to share success stories and perhaps those not quite successful as well as thoughts and ideas on the subject of food and diets. The idea is to hopefully provide support to others whose original … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different…………

I’m talking about shampoo. Gone are the days of dry, normal and greasy choices. Even the medicated stuff has strings attached. There is just so much on the market, when all I want to do is wash my hair and … Continue reading

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A Bitter Pill perhaps

These past few days have seen me checking out a few things in readiness for this post. You might like to have a recap of the latter part on Monday’s post to get an idea. I know I prattle on … Continue reading

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Monday Peeve: 26th July

Paula’s Monday Peeve gives us the chance to whinge and rant about something that really pisses us off. Today we had a classic. I often moan about our doctors surgery here and how service and healthcare is seriously lacking, so … Continue reading

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Laughter Lines……. Life from the Tail End

Laughter Lines, Life from the Tail End by Sue Vincent. ISBN 9781910478097 I finished reading this last night, and it was a real treat. It was Sue’s recent blog entry ‘Brunch’ that triggered me into ordering this book, mostly in … Continue reading

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Lockdown savings

There was a rather interesting headline on Yahoo today, and you know me, anything to save a few bob (source) Woman who saved £10,000 during first two lockdowns shares her tips for stashing the cash My five eggs worth says … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights: #51 etiquette

Dr Tanya of Salted Caramel is hosting the Blogging Insights series. You can find out more and respond to the questions by clicking here This week, Dr Tanya says: A couple of weeks ago, for Blogging Insights # 49, I … Continue reading

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5 Things 28th July

Dr Tanya over at Salted Caramel is our host for this series. https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2020/07/28/5-qualities-you-admire-in-others/ The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I … Continue reading

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A Budget Post (non governmental)

Warning: Long Post: get yourself a cuppa and some biscuits. Coronavirus: Poorest forced to borrow more to get through crisis The above headline caught my eye this morning (link) and although it doesn’t actually say how many people were included in … Continue reading

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Relax……………… don’t do it!!

WARNING:  CORONAVIRUS RELATED Boris Johnson has outlined his ‘road map’ to relaxing the lockdown in the UK, and quite honestly, as far as we’re concerned, the brown stuff is now hyperactive and our anxiety levels are off the charts. We … Continue reading

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