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# 281
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Old 23-06-2012, 2:45 PM
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I have used up a tube of handcream

I bought a new body spray, a half price bottle of summer glow to replace the avon one about to run out and also succumbed to a 4 bottles of shower gel reduced to 55p from 2.20 which I like for holidays and after exercising. Ok went a bit mad on 4 but still got 4 for the price of 1. At least that's me stocked up on shower gel for quite a long time and I will not buy any more now until I'm onto the last one!
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Old 23-06-2012, 5:59 PM
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I have a confession to make ...

I just brought myself a Lush box that I promised myself after paying off my credit card this week. So I am back in game as I have 25 doubles of shampoo conditioner and loads of shower gel that I will use.
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Old 28-06-2012, 10:03 PM
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Hi all, thats a perfume sample and a lip balm used up 2 to the pot.
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Old 29-06-2012, 2:14 AM
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oh please let me join, i love using stuff up! i Used up a carmex lip balm and tharted my Mom from buying anymore laundry soap today when she has about 3 unused containers at home
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Old 29-06-2012, 6:39 AM
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oh please let me join, i love using stuff up! i Used up a carmex lip balm and tharted my Mom from buying anymore laundry soap today when she has about 3 unused containers at home
Of course you can join. Welcome NewLeaf!

Please let us know how you get on. Also some of us put a 1 in a pot each time we use something up off our banned list to spend the total on a treat at the end of the challenge.

I spent some of mine on a new pair of trainers. Good result there!
SPC no.16 2 club 66/150 20p club 30/100 50p club 20.00/50 5p 5.00/50 1 pot tin 41 NSD Apr 22/25 2014 GC 231.39/1200
crazy clothes 2014 12.50/100 clothes no spend Apr 24/30
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Old 29-06-2012, 11:09 AM
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I used up a sample of moisturiser so that's another in the pot
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Old 29-06-2012, 3:30 PM
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Ohh ok I will put a 1 in the use up pot. This is exciting. I have about 50 opi nail varnishes I may never see the end of though. I think they are multiplying!
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Old 01-07-2012, 3:36 PM
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Its been a good week used up a Body Butter, Conditioner and a Deodrant.
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Old 05-07-2012, 3:45 PM
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I used up a carmex lip balm. 1
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Old 05-07-2012, 7:08 PM
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A small eye cream and a hair product used up
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Old 17-07-2012, 5:00 PM
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I've fallen off the wagon and spent quite a few on makeup and skincare I have been in holiday mode and with 2 weeks off work with 1 week away I just couldn't resist However I did buy some lovely stuff. I am now firmly back on the wagon and shouldn't have any more blips. At least until my birthday comes round in August
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Old 18-07-2012, 8:44 PM
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We're coming up towards the end of the challenge soon - think its somewhere around the 8th August. I'll check back for the date at some point this weekend.

As for me I have used up a body lotion, deoderant, mini shampoo and body spray.

Everything is well under control and not stockpiling anything at all
SPC no.16 2 club 66/150 20p club 30/100 50p club 20.00/50 5p 5.00/50 1 pot tin 41 NSD Apr 22/25 2014 GC 231.39/1200
crazy clothes 2014 12.50/100 clothes no spend Apr 24/30
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Old 18-07-2012, 8:48 PM
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How did it go for you?

100 days start Monday 9th April and finish on 15 July

Let's see how we get on and build on our progress
Got that totally wrong then!

The challenge finished on Sunday 15th July

How did you all get on?

I did pretty well, have not stockplied anything, used up plenty, got plenty on the 1 pot which I'll continue with now the challenge is over.
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Old 19-07-2012, 2:11 PM
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Continuing the using up theme - a spray leave in conditioner and a footcream now gone!
SPC no.16 2 club 66/150 20p club 30/100 50p club 20.00/50 5p 5.00/50 1 pot tin 41 NSD Apr 22/25 2014 GC 231.39/1200
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Old 22-07-2012, 12:25 PM
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Default Joining my first challenge!!

This looks like a good one for me!! I have loads and loads of toiletries just sat in drawers and boxes so I'd like to join and have toiletries on my banned list. That and trashy magazines, I easily used to spend 5 a week on them. Gave them up for lent so heres another go at it for even longer!! I've even got a cute money box I got as a birthday present last year where my 1s will go
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100 day pot 0 - 1 debt vs 100 days 0/873.24 (started 22/07/12)
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Old 28-07-2012, 8:32 AM
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I managed to use up 13 items in this challenge but I probably bought at least another 13 when I fell off the wagon I have since hopped back on the wagon and have almost used a sample of night serum and some small pots of moisturiser are getting close

Are we having a new challenge?
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Old 29-07-2012, 4:52 PM
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Its time for me to step away from the challenge. I am doing fine now after almost 4yrs of this. I can step away and manage on my own now. I have monitered this over the last challenge and have been fine.

I hope someone else picks the baton up and keeps it going as I know how much its helped me get where I am now.

A big thank you to everyone who has joined in along the way including GRC for keeping me company on the other challenges and magni for starting it all off in the first place

Good luck one and all!
SPC no.16 2 club 66/150 20p club 30/100 50p club 20.00/50 5p 5.00/50 1 pot tin 41 NSD Apr 22/25 2014 GC 231.39/1200
crazy clothes 2014 12.50/100 clothes no spend Apr 24/30
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