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The Pancake Incident

Over the weekend we slept in like so many do. When we finally managed to surface, we were hungry.

I wanted pancakes… right then. I mentioned ordering them from a local joint, to which the husband replied: 247 more words


Why I Don't Use Shampoo (Or Conditioner Or Shower Gel Or Detergent Or Deodorant)

By now, many people are aware of the ‘no-poo’ movement, the practice of not using shampoo. There are countless testimonials from those who’ve tried it, claiming their hair is softer, shinier and healthier as a result. 1,035 more words


Autumnal Colours and a new-look Charity Shop in Bath

Yesterday I took myself into Bath: my nearest city and favourite haunt for second-hand goodies.

I was delighted to see that the Save the Children shop… 497 more words

Charity Shops

Why you should start bringing a reusable cup to Starbucks

In 2012, Starbucks began selling a $1.00 re-usable cup that would “pay for itself” in only 10 cups of coffee. By this, they meant that for every person who brought in their own cup, they would shave 10 cents off of the price.  548 more words


How Hard Is It To Get Out Of Debt? (Post 352)

If you want to know how hard it is to get out of debt, until you try to get out of it. 409 more words

Life -- Boosting Efficiency

One of my biggest things is about efficiency. In everything I do I like to be as efficient as possible. We all like to get the most out of our money, but even when I’m playing video games I like using strategies that accomplish my goals as quickly as possible. 588 more words

Daily Dose