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Sun 9-Dec-18
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bobbyW
East Suffolk almost near the sea and the Castle on the Hill.

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Shopping done

The Coop had some nice reductions so my seasonal shop was £17 including 2 joints of meat and 4 cans of beer, freezer full. Its the cheapest one yet....Happy days.

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Thu 20-Dec-18
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Some twit had stacked all the packs of mince pies on the empty boxes they arrived in near the main entrance, as they got damp the boxes collapsed......oh crumbs 🙂

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Thu 20-Dec-18
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Well done on your bargains.  We don't have a Co-op anymore, it closed and nothing has replaced it.

There must have been some idiot on the unpacking of the mince-pies!

I'll try that again!

Sat 22-Dec-18
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We have three Coop stores here all within 5 miles, they have the monopoly and so command the higher price although give them credit, they do support local producers, the goods are quality and we do get the share out now and again.

Venture past 10 miles and its TESCO and M&S. Break out the passport for 20 miles and it's ASDA SAINSBURYS MORRISONS ALDI and LIDL but there's no savings due to fuel cost and of course the mass of shoppers with trolley rage.

Thinking about it, my guess is the idiot packing the mince pies was a local who knew exactly what he/she was doing. We all get the chance of reduced price pies lol

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Fri 11-Jan-19
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Time to de-clutter the cupboards.
The bread maker never gets used, theres a runner bean slicer, an egg slicer,  electric egg boiler, electric wok, mother's old tefal electric carving knife circa 1975,  garlic press, hand crank mincer and a battery mini food processor that came free with something or other.
The Kenwood food processor  SWMBO wanted was used twice 10 years ago as was the electric sewing machine. 
The orange vax machine hidden away alongside the Morphy Richards steam cleaner, a VHS player and an old printer, a birds nest of cables for various things and a tent are residing in the other cupboard.
 Well..I can steam clean the kitchen if I get bored, but the other things just might come in handy......better hold on to them.................hmm whats in the loft I wonder?

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I think you have described many households! A lifetime has been spent accumulating these things!

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I have an electric steamer, liquidiser and halogen oven that don't get used....my problem is very limited worktop space, so unless gadgets are in constant use, there's no room to keep them out and they have to be stored in cupboards or in the utility room.  Out of sight, out of mind.  I'm sure there are other things too.  As for kitchen utensils, bakeware, crockery, pans etc....I was only saying to husband the other day that sorting out the kitchen cupboards is on my To Do list for the near future.

learning to love veg…..except celery :-O

Sat 12-Jan-19
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Pity we're so far apart....we could have a cottage smallholder boot sale and have one hellova party on the proceeds....but then we'd probably end up buying each others stuff 🙂

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That is why I avoid boot sales. Too much temptation for stuff I really do not need but think I do!

Maybe we could have a swop thread!

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