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    • 3forholidays
    • By 3forholidays 24th Dec 18, 6:09 PM
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    3forholidays
    * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * - It's the 2019 Christmas Chatter Thread
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    • 24th Dec 18, 6:09 PM
    * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * - It's the 2019 Christmas Chatter Thread 24th Dec 18 at 6:09 PM

    Hello and welcome to the 8th Christmas Chatter Thread.

    Itís hard to believe that another year has gone and we are almost at the big event that we have spent so long planning and preparing for! But this thread is about so much more than Christmas but about the whole year with all the ups and downs, as well as the bits in between.

    NOTE - For all new people please don't lurk, but come and join in with all the chatter. We are all a little mad (about Christmas!), but not dangerous.

    The following posts will be made up of all the links saved from last year with new ones added as we go.
    This will hopefully make it easier in October/November when we are all looking for them.

    Please let me know if any become out of date or if you would like your birthday added to the list

    Thanks to all posters on the previous threads Ė the thread is only a success because of your contributions!

    So on that note it is over to you and roll on Christmas 2019!

    Our Birthdays



    JANUARY
    Newthrift 18th
    Clumsy42 28th

    FEBRUARY
    murie 24th
    junior_j 25th

    MARCH
    vulpix 12th

    APRIL
    quidsy 23rd
    princesskitty29 29th

    MAY
    pixtotts 4th
    Opee92 13th
    Girl in a Yellow Dress 21st

    JUNE
    Nic2075 1st
    04624181 13th
    dropsofjupiter 22nd
    msgigglewick 23rd

    JULY
    mrs-moneypenny 17th
    Hanley25 19th

    AUGUST
    Treasurequeen 12th
    patentgirl 30th

    SEPTEMBER
    Spendless 28th
    whitesatin 28th

    OCTOBER
    freespirit66 1st

    NOVEMBER
    Peppapig 1st
    mrsinvisable 7th
    pinknfluffy28 28th

    DECEMBER
    FeistyFidget 14th
    3forholidays 15th
    CHRISSYG 25th !!!!!!!!
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    • Peppapig
    • By Peppapig 17th Aug 19, 4:03 PM
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    Peppapig
    VULPIX youíve definitely got your mojo back which is lovely to see. Iím sorry to hear how your SIL has deteriorated though, even when we expect it itís still so hard to see. Itís good you were able to go and visit her though.

    Welcome to the best festive thread HARIBO, four teenagers sounds expensive

    I like those snowman boxes SAMMY, thinking about who Iíve got to buy for, Iím not sure if they would work for me but Iím not ruling them out yet.

    PRINCESSKITTY, hope you enjoyed the wrapping.

    DD1 is planning our Christmas bargains mooches (Home Bargains, The Range, B&M, etc) for when the children are back at school - I canít wait. Last year we complained in The Range because they had all their Christmas decorations out and the staff were all wearing Christmas jumpers but they were playing boring lift music, no Christmas tunes at all. Itís very hard to enjoy early Christmas prep to a rubbish soundtrack. Apparently they donít play their Christmas music til December which is way too late for the serious Christmas devotee.
    It's the most wonderful timeof the year .....
    • vulpix
    • By vulpix 17th Aug 19, 4:26 PM
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    vulpix
    Hi,everybody.So good to see new people joining us and hearing all their Christmas prep.

    NICE snowman boxes. If my children EVER reproduce I will use that idea,lol.

    I love the fact that you complained about the lack of Christmas music Peppa.Mr V works in media and gets complaints even if it's December.

    Having any early 18th family bash tomorrow for DD2.Got loads to do so spent the day in the garden!

    I have sold my mini,boohoo.I have had it from new for 15 years.She runs like a dream but an electrical fault where the warning lights can't be switched off mean she won't pass an MOT. The work would cost more than she is worth. She has been a trooper and has never let me down.

    Gotta go,going to a BBQ. A friend has bought a massive hill at the back of his house!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it's at the top! It'll be freezing as well as windswept! This is the place with the hammock incident I may have told you about before! OMG also the doing the splits debacle!

    Pepsi for me.

    Vx
    • Haribo1980
    • By Haribo1980 17th Aug 19, 5:18 PM
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    Haribo1980
    Hi peppa. Thanks for the welcome. It can get ridiculous at christmas if i let it but the kids are good and know i only have so much in the purse so they have to chip in if they want a big item. My 14 year old wants an iphone 7 plus for xmas so shes saving every spare penny she can as she knows theres no way she would get it without raising at least half the money herself. My inlaws are also chipping in for this item. I just hope she realises she wont be getting another if anything should happen to it!
    • StokieBecks
    • By StokieBecks 17th Aug 19, 9:04 PM
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    StokieBecks
    No idea if these are any use to anyone but The Perfume Shop have these Ted Baker sets on offer for £9.99. The female version is a 30ml eau de toilette and a 200ml body lotion and the mens is a 30ml eau de toilette and a 200ml body wash



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