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    • mansey
    • By mansey 4th Dec 16, 8:50 PM
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    50 Challenges 2017
    • #1
    • 4th Dec 16, 8:50 PM
    50 Challenges 2017 4th Dec 16 at 8:50 PM
    NO MORE NAMES All 50 places have now been taken

    Good Luck all

    Last edited by mansey; 16-12-2016 at 10:46 PM.
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
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    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 17th Apr 17, 3:32 PM
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    That may have been the newt's Halloween costume ...
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • mansey
    • By mansey 17th Apr 17, 3:35 PM
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    That may have been the newt's Halloween costume ...
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    Too funny
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • fraserbooks
    • By fraserbooks 18th Apr 17, 12:32 PM
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    I won a jar of chutney in a facebook competition so I am crossing off J. Does the newt think that guessing the number of mini eggs in an empty chutney jar counts as effort?
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 18th Apr 17, 12:38 PM
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    I won a jar of chutney in a facebook competition so I am crossing off J. Does the newt think that guessing the number of mini eggs in an empty chutney jar counts as effort?
    Originally posted by fraserbooks
    No the newt doesn't think guessing is "effort". If you had calculated the number of eggs based on the volume of the jar and the size of the eggs that is effort.

    (I think the newt feels she has to say no as somebody mentioning no names *cough* Mansey *cough* said she was too soft)
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • mansey
    • By mansey 18th Apr 17, 1:05 PM
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    No the newt doesn't think guessing is "effort". If you had calculated the number of eggs based on the volume of the jar and the size of the eggs that is effort.

    (I think the newt feels she has to say no as somebody mentioning no names *cough* Mansey *cough* said she was too soft)
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    Is that what you did fraserbooks?
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 4:14 PM
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    mmm wine
    [QUOTE=mansey;72413590]

    *looks reprovingly" yes I do mean you ...

    I blame.............anyone but me
    Probably Mrs Wine or Mrs Whip

    don't blame me!! was you leading me astray! or perhaps it was the wine i was drinking...
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 4:15 PM
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    got my missguided parcel today! i think i like everything
    • mansey
    • By mansey 18th Apr 17, 5:19 PM
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    got my missguided parcel today! i think i like everything
    Originally posted by mmm wine
    We need proof

    Wearing and sharing is caring
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 5:34 PM
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    mmm wine
    We need proof

    Wearing and sharing is caring
    Originally posted by mansey
    okay, hang on......
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 5:43 PM
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    mmm wine



    my new socks! You like??
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 18th Apr 17, 6:41 PM
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    my new socks! You like??
    Originally posted by mmm wine
    Nice the newt has a similar pair but smaller...
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • lucinad
    • By lucinad 18th Apr 17, 7:03 PM
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    ha ha, did you spent all 100 on socks then?
    50 challenge letters: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
    October wins: mustard goodies, cake & bake show tickets, honeybun cakes
    • mansey
    • By mansey 18th Apr 17, 7:08 PM
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    my new socks! You like??
    Originally posted by mmm wine
    Very cool
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • mansey
    • By mansey 18th Apr 17, 7:15 PM
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    I just saw the jammies, flat shoes and knickers too.

    Well if you can call them knickers, I would call them cheese cutter wires, you just can't un-see somethings you know.

    Forget about the wearing and sharing and caring my eyes burn already

    Are you embarrassed yet
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 8:20 PM
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    ha ha, did you spent all 100 on socks then?
    Originally posted by lucinad
    no, i got shoes, pj's and knickers too!! pmsl

    Last edited by mmm wine; 18-04-2017 at 8:35 PM.
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 8:21 PM
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    mmm wine
    I just saw the jammies, flat shoes and knickers too.

    Well if you can call them knickers, I would call them cheese cutter wires, you just can't un-see somethings you know.

    Forget about the wearing and sharing and caring my eyes burn already

    Are you embarrassed yet
    Originally posted by mansey
    hahaha noooo, takes a lot to embarrass me!
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 18th Apr 17, 8:42 PM
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    no, i got shoes, pj's and knickers too!! pmsl
    Originally posted by mmm wine
    Funny enough the newt has knickers like that too...


    but smaller
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • mmm wine
    • By mmm wine 18th Apr 17, 9:28 PM
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    mmm wine
    Funny enough the newt has knickers like that too...


    but smaller
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    pmsl
    • pate-ci0
    • By pate-ci0 19th Apr 17, 10:05 AM
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    For the first time in a long, long time, no comps yesterday; was off shooting otters in Argyll. So will tick that off - a bit ambivalent about it, natch, but at least gain a tick. And before anyone goes off the deep end, consider the meaning of shooting.
    • Ms Dee
    • By Ms Dee 19th Apr 17, 11:28 AM
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    Ms Dee
    Dorset Tea growing kits.
    Still some left, anyone who needs an April win as only 1000.
    or D, T, G or K.
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5634672
    Thank you to everyone who posts competitions and good luck to everyone who enters.

    50 Challenges 2017 - 44/50
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