March Work Lunches Challenge!

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Debt-Free Wannabe
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  • aljaalja Forumite
    832 Posts
    Ninth Anniversary Combo Breaker
    oooh might have to join this thread for April as I've just found myself a great job :)
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  • eleanor73eleanor73 Forumite
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    Part of the Furniture Combo Breaker I've been Money Tipped!
    Well done ALJA on the job!

    Last day of the month and brought in my lunch. Got a mini fish pie and salad. Didn't use my one lunch - YAY:j
    Since starting again after beanie: June 2016: Child development DVDs, Massive Attack tickets. July: Aberystwyth trip, hotmilk nightie. Aug: £10 Hipp Organic vouchers, powerpack. September: Sunglasses. October: £30 poundland vouchers.
  • aljaalja Forumite
    832 Posts
    Ninth Anniversary Combo Breaker
    thank you! hoping to get into more healthy lunch making too :)
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  • ElmerFuddElmerFudd Forumite
    444 Posts
    Packed lunch again, so every day this month!!!
    Debt at worst: £33000 (Feb 2011). Present debt: £25610 (Apr 2012)
    Lloyds old (22.4%) = 560 (Dec 2012)
  • aljaalja Forumite
    832 Posts
    Ninth Anniversary Combo Breaker
    is there an April thread? :)
    Save £6k in 2019 - £7285/£6k #83
  • Hi,
    I always take a packed lunch from home to work each day but this is more due the facty that i'm quite a fussy eater... now if i could stop buying newspapers each day?:o
    Debt at LBM 1/11/11 Total: £110,849 :eek:
    (Including £70,150 Mortgage).
    Mortgage due to finish 2026. Aiming to be debt/mortgage free 2021 :D:j
  • La_escocesaLa_escocesa Forumite
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    Part of the Furniture 1,000 Posts Name Dropper
    Hi everyone - aimed for 2 and bought 3 lunches. Not so bad. Got 'sandwich of the day' today for £1.30! Bargain!

    Looking forward to the April challenge :)
  • Made it to the end of the month with 19/19 home made lunches \o/
    ::: Total Paid Since LBM (27/05/10): £4639.85 Official Debt Gone!! :T :::
    That money talks, I don't deny, I heard it once, it said "Goodbye"
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  • kevstanleykevstanley Forumite
    180 Posts
    I managed 17/16 this month :j
    2011 wins: 2 day gym membership, film download, NETBOOK!
    Debt at LBM: [STRIKE][/STRIKE] [STRIKE]26/1/11 = £4733.26[/STRIKE] 11/6/11 = £3759.384
  • kate_pixiekate_pixie Forumite
    333 Posts
    I made it through March with a day to spare. Woo! Does anyone know where the April thread is?

    Finally a Homeowner 04.10.13 :j

    Frugal Living Challenge 2015 £958.70 / £12,000

    "So much to do, so much to see. So what's wrong with taking the back streets?"
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