Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@.

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • redfox
    • By redfox 16th Jun 16, 8:27 PM
    • 11,658Posts
    • 33,904Thanks
    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, Shop but don't drop, 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.

Page 3398
    • curl girl
    • By curl girl 13th Mar 17, 7:04 PM
    • 1,375 Posts
    • 13,751 Thanks
    curl girl
    If anyone needs face wipes this is a brill deal
    Simple Kind To Skin Cleansing Facial Wipes 25s
    Simple Kind To Skin Cleansing Facial Wipes 25s£3.2513.00p each
    Buy 1 get 1 free on selected Simple

    6
    £19.50
    BUY ONE GET ONE FREE - £6.50
    ** MULTIBUY **
    EARN 1 POINT FOR EVERY £1 SPENT
    MEMBERS ONLY 3 FOR 2 OVERLAY ON BODY AND SKIN - £6.50
    Continue ShoppingUpdate Basket
    Voucher code

    Type voucher code in here
    Enter code
    Please note that you can only use each code once.
    Accepted Payment Methods
    payment icons
    Subtotal exc. savings £19.50
    Promotional Savings- £13.00
    Points earned * 18
    Total inc. savings & redemptions £6.50
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Hi bubbs.
    I considered this shop last week, got carried away with the saving but remembered that I had seen them in Poundland so didn't bother. TM mentioned it.

    Now if it was shoes......I could use my points!!
    Last edited by curl girl; 13-03-2017 at 7:08 PM.
    curl girl with a space - even though there is no space in my cupboards!!!
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 7:08 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    Hi bubbs.
    I considered this shop last week, got carried away with the saving but remembered that I had seen them in Poundland so didn't bother.

    Now if it was shoes......I could use my points!!
    Originally posted by curl girl
    Hello
    Face cream?
    Simple Kind To Skin Vital Vitamin Day Cream SPF 15 50ml
    Simple Kind To Skin Vital Vitamin Day Cream SPF 15 50ml£4.99£3.99 per 100ml
    Buy 1 get 1 free on selected Simple
    Free Versace Fragrance when you buy 2 selected skin products

    3
    £14.97
    Versace Bright Crystal Deluxe Miniature 5ml Gwp
    Versace Bright Crystal Deluxe Miniature 5ml GwpFREE
    Free Versace Fragrance when you buy 2 selected skin products

    FREE
    BUY ANY 2 SKIN PRODUCTS GET VERSACE FRAGRANCE FREE (EXCL WIPES, LIP, SUNCARE, COTTON WOOL, TISSUES,
    MEMBERS ONLY 3 FOR 2 OVERLAY ON BODY AND SKIN - £4.99
    BUY ONE GET ONE FREE - £4.99
    ** MULTIBUY **
    FREE DELIVERY FOR REGISTERED HEALTH & BEAUTY CARD CUSTOMERS - £3.00
    EARN 1 POINT FOR EVERY £1 SPENT
    Continue ShoppingUpdate Basket
    Voucher code

    Type voucher code in here
    Enter code
    Please note that you can only use each code once.
    Accepted Payment Methods
    payment icons
    Subtotal exc. savings £14.97
    Promotional Savings- £9.98
    Delivery £3.00 FREE
    Points earned * 12
    Total inc. savings & redemptions £4.99
    * Earned points will be received once order has been dispatchedProceed to Delivery
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • curl girl
    • By curl girl 13th Mar 17, 7:10 PM
    • 1,375 Posts
    • 13,751 Thanks
    curl girl
    Thanks.
    Forgot about the free fragrance though!
    Is it available with the wipes?

    No sadly not just read your post.....
    curl girl with a space - even though there is no space in my cupboards!!!
    • curl girl
    • By curl girl 13th Mar 17, 7:13 PM
    • 1,375 Posts
    • 13,751 Thanks
    curl girl
    Surely we all have enough nivea/simple face cream from the a glitch a while back......
    curl girl with a space - even though there is no space in my cupboards!!!
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 7:13 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    Thanks.
    Forgot about the free fragrance though!
    Is it available with the wipes?

    No sadly not just read your post.....
    Originally posted by curl girl
    Yes you should get a free fragrance x
    Edit oh no you dont sorry xx
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • curl girl
    • By curl girl 13th Mar 17, 7:19 PM
    • 1,375 Posts
    • 13,751 Thanks
    curl girl
    No coffee or tea today, think it was a weekend only offer to boost sales.

    Did get some gift bags, tags/paper. About £32 worth for £3.70.
    Thanks anon. Wish I had gone earlier at the weekend though!
    curl girl with a space - even though there is no space in my cupboards!!!
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 7:26 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    I got boes of 100 clipper tea today for 87p
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • pippo
    • By pippo 13th Mar 17, 7:46 PM
    • 2,623 Posts
    • 26,594 Thanks
    pippo
    Sorry to come on here to have a moan again.

    I read some of the adversities that many of you have to deal with and feel such empathy with you, but haven't got the words or energy to express how much I sympathise.

    The situation with Mum seems to be deteriorating. She is in constant pain and becoming less mobile, is very unsteady on her feet and won't leave the house. Totally refuses to try a wheelchair and wouldn't even attempt to cross the front door with a Physio from the Falls Clinic.

    Her memory is rapidly declining and she is having difficulty finding the words she wants to say.
    Yesterday she asked me to get "the 4 fruits from the cocktail dish" but couldn't say where I was to find them. Turned out she actually meant the punnet of nectarines from the fridge.

    She also got very angry with me for making her "think" about paperwork I had spent hours working on (through the night) at home; after she asked me to explain what I had managed to sort out.

    I always thought I would be able to cope with a physical decline, but to see her loosing her ability to think and function is so hard and I really don't know were to turn or what to do for the best. Except I will breath my last breath before I consider a Care Home.
    Originally posted by Saversue
    Hi Sue, your mam may not (or may) need a care home eventually, but you need support and help now. Contact your local authority and ask for a carer's assessment - this doesn't mean 'doing' things to mam, but may offer you some help and or support.
    Toiletries/cosmetics In 25 Out 28 - cost £2.65
    Clothes etc In 3 Out 22
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 7:52 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    Quiet here tonight
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • hampydoodums
    • By hampydoodums 13th Mar 17, 8:00 PM
    • 2,929 Posts
    • 42,618 Thanks
    hampydoodums
    I got boes of 100 clipper tea today for 87p
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Hiya bubbs

    So did I, the ones in the black box with the orange sides, also got boxes of Typhoo 240's for £1.25
    Nanny to 2 Cherubs
    • Sunshinemummy
    • By Sunshinemummy 13th Mar 17, 8:00 PM
    • 14,206 Posts
    • 176,204 Thanks
    Sunshinemummy
    mhoc.... all I can say is kids... who would have them!

    Try to relax and enjoy the birthday/wedding x

    Sent errant son to me, I will clip him around the ear.... in fact just let me know where the wedding is and I will knee cap him!!!

    Sue, I agree with pippo about considering a home.

    If it was up to me I would have my mum in a home. 4 out of the 5 siblings thinks that this is needed, but 1 doesn't ... so the farce continues.
    Accumulative cost of having adult child in 2017.
    January - One day off work for OH to take him to an exam as car broken - 40 mile round journey. Different car £450.
    • Sunshinemummy
    • By Sunshinemummy 13th Mar 17, 8:01 PM
    • 14,206 Posts
    • 176,204 Thanks
    Sunshinemummy
    Quiet here tonight
    Originally posted by bubbs
    No fear, I am here!!!
    Accumulative cost of having adult child in 2017.
    January - One day off work for OH to take him to an exam as car broken - 40 mile round journey. Different car £450.
    • hampydoodums
    • By hampydoodums 13th Mar 17, 8:02 PM
    • 2,929 Posts
    • 42,618 Thanks
    hampydoodums
    I'm just wondering, back in the day weren't we ordering stuff we knew was RTC instore but showing full price on line (like the clipper) and getting great substitutes for the RTC price? Is this still the case does anyone know?
    Nanny to 2 Cherubs
    • hampydoodums
    • By hampydoodums 13th Mar 17, 8:04 PM
    • 2,929 Posts
    • 42,618 Thanks
    hampydoodums
    bubbs, thanks for the heads up on the tea and coffee btw. Think my ex netto only reduced their stock today
    Nanny to 2 Cherubs
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 8:04 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    Hiya bubbs

    So did I, the ones in the black box with the orange sides, also got boxes of Typhoo 240's for £1.25
    Originally posted by hampydoodums
    Hi
    Yes same as me, no typhoo left, oh dd get some loo rolls too
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Mar 17, 8:05 PM
    • 27,468 Posts
    • 400,806 Thanks
    tweets
    Quiet here tonight
    Originally posted by bubbs

    Watching



    And



    With


    Lost 3st-1.5lb
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 8:05 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    No fear, I am here!!!
    Originally posted by Sunshinemummy
    End of the peace
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 8:06 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    bubbs, thanks for the heads up on the tea and coffee btw. Think my ex netto only reduced their stock today
    Originally posted by hampydoodums
    Your welcome, it was only by chance i saw it
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 8:06 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    I'm just wondering, back in the day weren't we ordering stuff we knew was RTC instore but showing full price on line (like the clipper) and getting great substitutes for the RTC price? Is this still the case does anyone know?
    Originally posted by hampydoodums
    Noooooooooooooo
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Mar 17, 8:07 PM
    • 45,998 Posts
    • 545,656 Thanks
    bubbs
    Watching



    And



    With


    Originally posted by tweets
    Tell the story in pics
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15

    -1 stone 1lb
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

200Posts Today

1,204Users online

Martin's Twitter