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Baffled R Us

Shopping today has been a successful trip, but the experience a little bemusing. To clarify the title of this post, I’ll start at the end of our shopping triathlon as this was where it occurred. I was sitting in the … Continue reading

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Broke, but happy

Oh what fun, spending money! I have got so many bits and pieces ranging from a four pack of cards with butterfly cutouts on the sides, glossy papers, stickers and 3D flowers. To be honest though, the selection wasn’t as … Continue reading

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Our Shopping Trip today

We got it wrong, and paid for it dearly. Usually we are entering the first shop within half an hour of their opening time, but today we went up late and didn’t get to our first supermarket until 10.30. But … Continue reading

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We went Shopping Today

The plan was to get into town early before the rush, so we left home at 7.45, stopping off for a potty break for Maggie. We arrived at our first shop at 8.20. Plenty of places to park, no queues … Continue reading

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The Green Shoes

They were very smart green suede shoes with a modest heel and looked comfortable. They have been following me. It started in the car park when a lady walked past me to get a trolley. I was fumbling around for … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 17th June

Urgh!  Shopping in our town of choice was HORRIBLE!!! Where to start as it all went pretty downhill after we stopped for a potty break! Some guy in a council flatbed had parked across the access point to my ‘pet’ … Continue reading

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Household Budgets

Hubby was listening to something on the internet about budgets yesterday and how to adapt when income has diminished to make ends meet. As we walked Maggie for the final time last night, we agreed that although we are on … Continue reading

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I never thought I’d say it………………

But bring back the lockdown! Our field trip was a non event other than doing the first of June’s shopping early. Traffic wasn’t that bad, but the picnic area car parks were filling up, and those in the supermarket. OMG. … Continue reading

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Back to our routine

She’s back. Yep, herding us towards the door at specific times, her ladyship is back to normal. She got me up at 4.41 this morning, but that wasn’t a problem as I was awake anyway, so I donned slippers, joggers … Continue reading

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Price checked as promised

Meant to say I checked on the soup lentil pack today, and they are priced at £1.15 which is what I paid a couple of weeks ago. I checked the shelves and the most expensive was £3.25 for red lentils … Continue reading

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