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A Thought

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Rip-off!

I used the Coinstar machine in our local Sainsburys a few days ago with about £11 worth of 1p’s, 2p’s and 5p’s. My voucher showed £10.15 to turn Into cash or spend In store after taking their fee of £1.12. … Continue reading

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So true!

I don’t normally copy other peoples posts, but I saw this comment by Steven Parker on Facebook and thought it was worth repeating it. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Labour invest in infrastructure, Tories sell it off and drive up debt with excessive borrowing … Continue reading

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I’m a private person

I am one of those people who like to lead an organised life. Before I even get out of bed I look in my Filofax to see what the agenda is for that day and then plan my chores around … Continue reading

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Visitors

I just hate it when the doorbell rings and I open the door and there stands Mr and Mrs Acquaintance, with the their little horrors they fondly call ‘the kids’. “Hello, we were just passing (not really) and thought we … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving?

I had an online “flyer” from Ocado supermarket showing all the goodies we can buy for a Super Thanksgiving Day! I know that many years ago we adopted the Colonial version of Hallowe’en and it’s took off in a big … Continue reading

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Silly headline

I saw this today in one of those adverts that try to capture your interest (and your money?) by making exaggerated claims, and entice you to at least have a look. “People are left stunned by this New Laser Eye … Continue reading

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Quickie Salad

Looking in the fridge for a chocolate mousse that I knew was in there somewhere, I noticed that some of the fresh stuff was not looking as fresh as it should be. I fetched out all the sad looking salad … Continue reading

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Where did the railings go?

This vault is the final resting place place of three brothers who were killed in World War I. Two were killed in the Battle of the Somme, France, in 1916. The younger brother was killed on the Western Front around … Continue reading

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So true.

I have seen this many times on Facebook and it is so true, I think it deserves another airing. I don’t think this conversation actually took place at the checkout, it was written later, probably inspired by the checkout girls … Continue reading

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