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Most ‘exciting’ thing you have done today

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‘Exciting’ something really small and mundane - such as emptying a bottle of shower gel to, able to go into a supermarket without queuing. 

I start off with getting a hair appointment 3 weeks earlier than an appointment I booked at another HD.
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  • PyxisPyxis Forumite
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    Well, I had to go to the GP surgery for a blood test, and was a bit worried about having to be close to a hoomin bean.

    However, I got there early, there was only one person in the waiting room, and then I was called in 5 minutes before my appointment. Blood test very quick...was out again in probably 3 minutes.

    It must have been the quickest, most peaceful visit I've ever made to the surgery, so from that point of view, it was exciting!


    Oh, and it was the first time I've worn a mask sorry face-covering! 😁
    That was exciting, too!
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  • Skint_yet_AgainSkint_yet_Again Forumite
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    Walked to the park 2 mins from my house and sat on a bench in the sun ☀️ 

    Have not been able to walk for 2 weeks after twisting my ankle and haven’t been able to leave the house 
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    I ran a route I haven't run since last year, mainly because it floods in the winter, but is dry as a bone now.

    Running through the woods with just squirrels for company!!
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    We went for a walk and had a picnic in the countryside.
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    od244051 said:
    ‘Exciting’ something really small and mundane - such as emptying a bottle of shower gel to, able to go into a supermarket without queuing. 

    I start off with getting a hair appointment 3 weeks earlier than an appointment I booked at another HD.
    How did you get an appointment? I didn't think personal services have even been given a hint of a date for them to reopen

    if you lend someone £20 and never see that person again, it was probably worth it
  • colinwcolinw Forumite
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    Got 700 contacts for someone on an iphone at work that was about it :D exciting day......other than that cutting back lawn of painting a door
  • joansgirljoansgirl Forumite
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  • od244051od244051 Forumite
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    suki1964 said:
    od244051 said:
    ‘Exciting’ something really small and mundane - such as emptying a bottle of shower gel to, able to go into a supermarket without queuing. 

    I start off with getting a hair appointment 3 weeks earlier than an appointment I booked at another HD.
    How did you get an appointment? I didn't think personal services have even been given a hint of a date for them to reopen

    Many hairdressers are taking bookings now for 4th July (England) Mum has an appointment that day. 

    My regular hairdresser doesn’t have her salon phone number diverted.

    I clicked on a link on a local FB group and which then turned into a chat with another hairdresser. 

    I’m keeping the appointment for end of month just in case there’s a problem for new appointment.

    Those people that will wait til the hairdressers are reopening to book appointments they won’t get one til mid August 
  • kingfisherbluekingfisherblue Forumite
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    I was only fourth in the (socially distanced) queue at the Post Office :)
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    suki1964 said:
    od244051 said:
    ‘Exciting’ something really small and mundane - such as emptying a bottle of shower gel to, able to go into a supermarket without queuing. 

    I start off with getting a hair appointment 3 weeks earlier than an appointment I booked at another HD.
    How did you get an appointment? I didn't think personal services have even been given a hint of a date for them to reopen

    I thought they kind of had. Least in the UK.
    There was a salon group last week with 4 full-time job vacancies for back office customer care / bookers - getting ready to have phones ringing of the hook for appointments!  I imagined they preferred people from short term jobs and or unemployed in case things went belly up and didn't work out, but yes last week 4 positions were available to apply to here in an Essex town. I saw the ad and thought a few might well risk it; the industry has been closed but may come back bigger in the short term. Jobs advertised Sunday, filled by Thursday. 


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