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    • redfox
    • By redfox 16th Jun 16, 8:27 PM
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    redfox
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread
    • #1
    • 16th Jun 16, 8:27 PM
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread 16th Jun 16 at 8:27 PM
    Welcome to a new long lasting Elite 11+ glitch and chat thread.

    Please see post number 2 for all the relevant information on the thread. Savvybuyer's excellent lists are in the subsequent posts.

    It's a great group and community so enjoy!
    Last edited by redfox; 16-06-2016 at 9:38 PM.
    I'm a Board Guide on the Quick Grabbit, Food Shopping & Groceries, Loans and Cutting Tax boards which means I'm a volunteer to help the boards run smoothly and I can move and merge threads there. Pease remember, board guides don't read every post. If you spot an illegal or inappropriate post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with this) Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.

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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 18th Oct 16, 10:17 PM
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    bubbs
    That's the one....I was trying to be tactful
    Originally posted by HILLBERN
    Im never tactful
    Ours just has a little switch
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Mine has a brick under the front wheel
    Oh no, thats sad.
    What has happened to his son?


    Thanks pippo, thats very kind.



    Bless you TM, thank you. I am walking around with a permanent smile on my face, I must look like a complete loon!! I still can't really believe its happened, but so glad it has.
    Originally posted by Ladyshopper
    His son is still in hospital , i have been to see him today, he was allowed out for the funeral though last thursday, he is just waiting for a care package
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • Ladyshopper
    • By Ladyshopper 18th Oct 16, 10:18 PM
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    Ladyshopper
    It's funny you should say that.....I was just saying to bubbs the other day

    "That Ladyshopper is going around with a permanent smile on her face. She looks like a complete loon"




    All the best
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    • Ladyshopper
    • By Ladyshopper 18th Oct 16, 10:20 PM
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    Ladyshopper
    Im never tactful

    Mine has a brick under the front wheel


    His son is still in hospital , i have been to see him today, he was allowed out for the funeral though last thursday, he is just waiting for a care package
    Originally posted by bubbs
    What a horrible situation. Its lovely of you to go and visit him.

    Right I am off to bed. Thanks for all the lovely comments, I really appreciate them. Never in a million years did I expect this to happen, been single so long I thought I was destined to be a lonely old woman with 50 cats for company!

    I will try and get back on soon, but life has all just gone a bit crazy right now, in the best possible way.
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 18th Oct 16, 10:29 PM
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    bubbs
    What a horrible situation. Its lovely of you to go and visit him.

    Right I am off to bed. Thanks for all the lovely comments, I really appreciate them. Never in a million years did I expect this to happen, been single so long I thought I was destined to be a lonely old woman with 50 cats for company!

    I will try and get back on soon, but life has all just gone a bit crazy right now, in the best possible way.
    Originally posted by Ladyshopper
    I go very week, going again Friday
    Enjoy and behave
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • Picasso7
    • By Picasso7 18th Oct 16, 10:33 PM
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    Picasso7
    Afternoon

    Yes .Muller should be ok 11+1.

    It was mentioned yesterday that options 4 for £1 in asda and tesco.
    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/4-for-pound100/ls87280

    The salted caramel one is not included in the offer on a.com but if it is in the 4 for £1 in store it should glitch.

    You could try 3 of the others and one salted caramel or 4 salted caramel.
    If the salted caramel is a trigger then it would return 70p on a £1 spend .Making 4 for 30p.
    Originally posted by savvy sal
    Don't try this people. The salted caramel does get picked up in the APG but the T offer does not. I stupidly did not check the T site and because the Praline is not sold at T, according to APG, it shows the higher price for the options. Also stupidly believed My S that the parmesan wouldn't compare. I think I am losing my touch! Still got an APG, though only for £2.41. Was glad to test, though, Savvy Sal. It's not often I help out like this so glad to take my turn.

    Mind you, if you want the options sachets, and if you pick ones which T sells , they are good fillers.

    17 items (8 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda tesco
    1x ASDA Extra Special Parmigiano Reggiano (170G) £2.50 £3.00
    1x Options Belgian Chocolate (11G) £0.25 £0.40
    1x ASDA Chosen By You Sardines in Brine (120G) £0.40 £0.40
    1x Options Belgian Chocolate Salted Caramel (11G) £0.25 £0.40
    1x Options Belgian Choc Praline (11G) £0.25 N/A
    1x ASDA Chosen By You Sardines in Tomato Sauce (120G) £0.40£0.40
    10x Muller Corner Red Cherry Yogurt (150G) £5.50 £3.00
    1x Options White Choc (11G) £0.25 £0.40
    1x Muller Corner Strawberry Yogurt (150G) £0.55 £0.55
    Comparison total (compared products only) £10.10 £8.55

    +£1.55 cheaper
    • Picasso7
    • By Picasso7 18th Oct 16, 10:35 PM
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    I tried the cashpoint for the shake and shake fries....Not at my Sada....just shows ProActiv is on promotion..Anyone else found them yet...
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    Not me. I tried tonight but got the same message as you.
    • curlgirl
    • By curlgirl 18th Oct 16, 11:06 PM
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    curlgirl
    31 JF instock
    Originally posted by bubbs
    thanks I've just ordered a couple
    • hornetgirl
    • By hornetgirl 18th Oct 16, 11:28 PM
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    hornetgirl
    Fab news ladyshopper

    We had a lovely evening out, then got home to find DH had secretly recorded the One Show for me because Donny was on it
    Unity is strength...Knowledge is power...Attitude is everything

    MF 30 June 2010
    • hornetgirl
    • By hornetgirl 18th Oct 16, 11:31 PM
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    hornetgirl
    For TS:

    When temptation comes a knocking
    Just remember that you're frocking.
    Bring to mind this little verse -
    and keep your money in your purse!
    Unity is strength...Knowledge is power...Attitude is everything

    MF 30 June 2010
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 19th Oct 16, 12:00 AM
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    davemorton
    May find it a little harder to spend a tenner here.

    Free Food,Drink,with lidl scratch cards £10.00

    http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/free-food-drink-with-lidl-scratch-cards-10-2530606
    • izzeyb
    • By izzeyb 19th Oct 16, 1:23 AM
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    izzeyb
    Morning.

    The multi buy looks to be ending today on the Sharwoods Sauces/Noodles 2 for £3.00

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound350/ls87589

    Best comparison on the Indian Sauces v Tesco - £3.68 v £1.74.
    (Korma/Tikka Masala/Jalfrezi/Rogan Josh/Bhuna/Balti/Butter Chicken/Madras).

    Good comparison on the Noodles v Waitrose - £3.42 v £2.00.

    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661179_1828600.html


    Also ending the Coke Cans 2 for £5.00 cans - £6.94 v £5.00

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/ls86060

    Most compare to Tesco, Morries and Waitrose (not all against Waitrose)

    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661185_1353850.html


    And various items multi offer but no great comparisons.

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound400/ls87533

    Heinz Beans x 4 - £4.50 v £4.00 v Tesco
    Napolina Chopped/Plum Tomatoes x 4 - £4.50 v £4.00 Tesco or Morries and
    Giant Green Sweetcorn x 4 - £4.88 v £4.00 v Sainsbobs or Morries

    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661183_1793825.html


    Need to recheck later in case unit prices are lowered.
    Last edited by izzeyb; 19-10-2016 at 2:47 AM.
    N1LDA
    • Chrisv
    • By Chrisv 19th Oct 16, 2:55 AM
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    Chrisv
    Morning.

    The multi buy looks to be ending today on the Sharwoods Sauces/Noodles 2 for £3.00

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound350/ls87589

    Best comparison on the Indian Sauces v Tesco - £3.68 v £1.74. £2.11 apg on a £3 spend, just under 45p each.

    (Korma/Tikka Masala/Jalfrezi/Rogan Josh/Bhuna/Balti/Butter Chicken/Madras).

    Good comparison on the Noodles v Waitrose - £3.42 v £2.00. £1.62 apg on a £3 spend, 69p each.


    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661179_1828600.html


    Also ending the Coke Cans 2 for £5.00 cans - £6.94 v £5.00 £2.44 apg on a £5 spend, £1.28 a pack.
    Edit - Price has dropped to £2.50 each!

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound350/ls86060

    Most compare to Tesco, Morries and Waitrose (not all against Waitrose)

    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661185_1353850.html


    And various items multi offer but no great comparisons.

    https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound400/ls87533

    Heinz Beans x 4 - £4.50 v £4.00 v Tesco
    Napolina Chopped/Plum Tomatoes x 4 - £4.50 v £4.00 Tesco or Morries and
    Giant Green Sweetcorn x 4 - £4.88 v £4.00 v Sainsbobs or Morries

    http://www.mysupermarket.co.uk/asda/bundle/661183_1793825.html


    Need to recheck later in case unit prices are lowered.
    Originally posted by izzeyb
    Thanks izzeyb
    Last edited by Chrisv; 19-10-2016 at 10:53 AM.
    Not wanting something is as good as possessing it – Donald Horban
    • diluvsdiscounts
    • By diluvsdiscounts 19th Oct 16, 6:47 AM
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    diluvsdiscounts
    For TS:

    When temptation comes a knocking
    Just remember that you're frocking.
    Bring to mind this little verse -
    and keep your money in your purse!
    Originally posted by hornetgirl
    I love this quote
    I am still amazed at how easy this has been although if a big glitch came along I'd have to partake
    Another nsd yesterday and another planned for me today. My total increased slightly on Monday because dh took Dd to ALDI and picked up some milk, eggs and leeks. Last night I made potato and leek soup and I decided not to blitz it because it looked so good......and it was delicious even if I do say so myself.
    So another day of painting today for me. It's definitely helping to keep me out of mischief
    I wouldn't mind a bit of a glitch the last couple of weeks have been quite interesting I like something to keep me going
    SPC9# 517 target £365. £692 SPC10 #. Target £365
    The wisdom you seek is already within you.
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 6:54 AM
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    bubbs
    Morning all
    Its pitch black out
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 7:01 AM
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    bubbs
    Black and Decker 80 pc drill bit and screwdriver set £12.99 @ Homebase
    http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/black-decker-80-pc-drill-screwdriver-set-12-99-homebase-2530635
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 7:03 AM
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    bubbs
    GH MUMM Cordon Rouge Champagne £20.00 at Sainsburys instore / online
    http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/gh-mumm-cordon-rouge-champagne-20-00-sainsburys-instore-online-2530578
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 7:04 AM
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    bubbs
    mason jugs with lids 25p @ Morrisons
    http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/mason-jugs-with-lids-25p-morrisons-2530566
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 7:05 AM
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    bubbs
    Cornetto Caramel Pack of 6 Only £1.00 @ Heron Foods
    http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/cornetto-caramel-pack-6-only-1-heron-foods-2530576
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 19th Oct 16, 7:11 AM
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    bubbs
    Morning Zag
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
    FOR ALL YOU MOANERS , LOOSE GRAPES, MUSHROOM DOES NOT COUNT ON APG DO NOT BUY AS FILLER
    Happy now?
    • mrsmac10
    • By mrsmac10 19th Oct 16, 7:18 AM
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    mrsmac10
    Good morning all


    Ladyshopper Glad the holiday was good and had a fab outcome Enjoy


    Thanks to Izzyb and ChrisV for the updates


    Enjoy whatever you do I am hoping that I may be on my scheduled time for work rather than working later tonight
    Loved the Frocky challenge I will do this again in the New Year
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