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Old Habits

Well, yes they aren’t easy to kill, are they?

I saw someone convert a kerosene lamp into an olive oil lamp for a smokless, safer and cheaper light (and heat) alternative. 238 more words

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A broke bloke!

Two broke blokes…

It’s time to get my act together, to act my age(?) and sort out my spending habits.

Alright, so I am not totally to blame for exhausting all our savings… moving house and needing to buy furniture and white-goods is largely the cause. 1,063 more words

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ColoupPop Cosmetics Haul / Part Three

ColourPop Eyeshadows

From everything I have heard about ColourPop I have learned that their eyeshadows are the balm especially their shimmers. I picked up a few neutral colours to try out before I take the plunge and get some of their more vivid colours. 467 more words

Frugal - buying decisions

I’m interested in simplifying both what I own and what I spend, which gives me two reasons to think very carefully about anything new I purchase. 678 more words

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Frugal spend w/e 14/08/16

Out of this week’s budget of £15 (overspent by £5 last week), I have spent:

  • £1.50 – drink at knit group
  • £1.33 – letter postage…
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Part 3, project 2, exercise 2: Looking at faces - head and shoulder portrait

All websites mentioned in this post were accessed on 11 and 12 August 2016. All images shown are in the public domain.

11 August 2016. Although I had initially planned to do a self-portrait here, I decided that I would ask my husband again, sitting at the dinner table, with his head resting on his arms. 711 more words


Origin of Piggy Banks

I was looking at my bookshelf and my piggy banks caught my eye.  Then the question popped into my head.  Why pigs?


This is the result of a homonym error. 95 more words