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    • redfox
    • By redfox 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2 6th Nov 17 at 3:30 PM
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    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Feb 18, 5:34 PM
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    S&m
    Also knicks for us the ladies
    http://www.marksandspencer.com/l/lingerie/knickers/?facetOpen=true&cachedFilters=+96+0+40+0+40&priceM in=0&priceMax=40&currentPriceMin=0&currentPriceMax =40&lastSelectedSize=&resultsPerPage=96&display=mo del&sortBy=product_price_from|0&pageChoice=1&selec tedAccordions=checkbox-12|checkbox-2000|checkbox-10|checkbox-5|checkbox-13|checkbox-11|checkbox-36

    3 4 2 less 3 & 5 is net 4 for 3 pairs
    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Feb 18, 5:36 PM
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    two days until reduced Valentine day stuff probably.
    • Picasso7
    • By Picasso7 13th Feb 18, 5:40 PM
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    Evening all
    Not caught up yet and cooking tea, so i will be back, much to the disappointment of some
    Originally posted by bubbs
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 13th Feb 18, 5:42 PM
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    Just worked out I have 133 in M&S 3 and 5s to get rid of by the end of April - we need a plan, never normally buy food in M&S and only other stuff in sale. Do the droids work on YS food? Does M&S have a food website so I could investigate prices in advance?
    Originally posted by michaels
    Butter 1.40 or 1.45 - same as the supermarkets
    ice cream - quite a lot of at RTC prices so worth having a look eg Christmas pudding flavour
    Drinks - have a look at the Christmas varieties as some of these are RTC - our store had an entire row of different versions, about 8 - these would make nice presents for later in the year

    I am hoping that the 6 meal deal comes back - side, main and a dessert, even with the 3 AP they worked out good value. The choice wont be the same next time but this is what we got. Some meals I have to make stretch to three people and quite a few things were good choices.
    I got for sides - potato croquettes and rosties as these freeze well and they area good side veg with roasts, sausages, stews, cooked breakfasts etc.
    Mains - there was a full size chicken, ham and leek pie - enough for 3 of us with plenty of veg etc. Also breaded chicken, 4 really thick ones - really one [per person was enough, good to use sliced up for fajitas so easily enough for 3.
    Desserts - full size apple and blackberry lattice pie, peach roulade - all plenty enough for 3 or 4 people. I also got the sticky toffee pudding and we had this with Carte Dor vanilla, again enough for 3.
    Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, --will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, --or to diminish something of their pains.
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 13th Feb 18, 5:43 PM
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    I am just imagining you now examining the ladies underwear section on the M&S website
    Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, --will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, --or to diminish something of their pains.
    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Feb 18, 5:46 PM
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    Teacher gifts

    http://www.marksandspencer.com/l/flowers-and-gifts/teachers-gifts?facetOpen=true&cachedFilters=+96+0+160+0+160 &priceMin=0&priceMax=160&currentPriceMin=0&current PriceMax=160&lastSelectedSize=&resultsPerPage=96&s ortBy=product_price_from|0&pageChoice=1&selectedAc cordions=checkbox-2000|checkbox-1091|checkbox-42|checkbox-30

    Towel sets

    http://www.marksandspencer.com/l/home-and-furniture/towels/?facetOpen=true&cachedFilters=+48+0+35+0+35&priceM in=0&priceMax=35&currentPriceMin=0&currentPriceMax =35&lastSelectedSize=&resultsPerPage=48&sortBy=pro duct_price_from|0&pageChoice=1&selectedAccordions= checkbox-2000|checkbox-10|checkbox-5|checkbox-12|checkbox-457
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 13th Feb 18, 5:46 PM
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    I think you need to spend at least 3.49 at underpass to get the 500 points?

    Mushrooms are food of the devil so only 4 Doctors for us assuming I can get some vouchers. Filler against S - I notice you can do two free Happy Downs of each flavour on clicksnap - don't really know what to do with my stash though - perhaps put them into the DKs (13, 12, 9) pack lunches?
    Originally posted by michaels
    happy downs - use them to make jellies - melt packet jelly with boiling water and then top up with Happy Down and add some Princes canned fruit that we also got free
    Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, --will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, --or to diminish something of their pains.
    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Feb 18, 5:47 PM
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    I am just imagining you now examining the ladies underwear section on the M&S website
    Originally posted by mhoc
    Why else was I quiet for 3 minutes?


    Forgot to check, are these vouchers useable online for collection or can you order in store?
    • michaels
    • By michaels 13th Feb 18, 5:54 PM
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    Thursday I think they have the Chinese meal deal..for 10 but paying 2 in money...
    little bottles of wine under 3 or perhaps big bottle using a 3+5
    I bought clothes using 3+5 + 2 cash returned and had money on a credit note...but that was such a faff I wont do that again.
    the ap works on offer items, reduced items if its on sel but NOt ys items.
    also you can use more than 1 coke at a time
    that's what I have found in my store,
    Originally posted by HILLBERN
    Thanks - was it the return that was a faff as for us getting all the money on to store credit that could then be used against bigger transactions in the sales would be ideal...

    ...although even if the droids are half and half 3s and 5s (and I think actually they are skewed towards 3s) that would still be 16 returns of 8 items....
    Cool heads and compromise
    • michaels
    • By michaels 13th Feb 18, 6:01 PM
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    happy downs - use them to make jellies - melt packet jelly with boiling water and then top up with Happy Down and add some Princes canned fruit that we also got free
    Originally posted by mhoc
    Great - we can then serve at the kids birthday parties?
    Cool heads and compromise
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:09 PM
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    Doesnt time fly by?
    Originally posted by MKS
    Sure does
    Probably because you!!!8217;ve lost so much weight. Where are you off to?
    Originally posted by MKS
    doubt that is the reason, but been and got them redone, good job you don't have to pay again
    No where yet, just getting in before price increase in March
    Crikey 7.30am and no good mornings

    Morning all
    Originally posted by gocat
    Didn't have time too pop in this morning was at work just gone 7
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    • pippo
    • By pippo 13th Feb 18, 6:14 PM
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    Evening all
    Not caught up yet and cooking tea, so i will be back, much to the disappointment of some
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Not me.. lol
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:15 PM
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    Good morning all

    Think everyone is having a lie this morning Gocat

    Hugs to Sue and hope cjj is ok too Cjj I will message you later

    LEJC if you are lurking hope you are ok too

    Rhosy Hope all goes well at the hospital and you will hopefully not put your hand back in your letterbox but made me smile

    Bubbs your weight loss is amazing as it Di's but lets not forget our lovely tweets who has maintained her loss well

    GD is 9 today so will be off to see her later and her very expensive present How much hopefully pictures later

    Enjoy your day
    Originally posted by mrsmac10
    Thanks, and SSM ha done really well, tweets is my inspiration mainting is the hard bit and she has done remarkably well hope i can do the same
    Thanks michaels...Ill just buy one pack of those then....still a useful filler

    Ages since I shopped in T. Bet they wont accept my 6 coupons

    Fancy Sains not being cheaper on the Doctored Pizzas....that would have been another good filler

    Ill go after lunch. There might be some salad reductions
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Bet i am too late but the pitted prunes we have princes coupons for and they are also 50p off in mag
    bubbs would you like to be our resident cookery expert on slimming world here ?

    Good Morning all and Nellie
    Originally posted by emerald21
    Hi naughty Suzie
    No thanks, its all trial and error i am afraid, dh will eat anything becuase he is starving by tea time
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:17 PM
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    Glad I didn't go straight out, postie just brought the box of Brodericks I won

    Now I really do have to face the rain
    Originally posted by Enterprise 1701C
    Well done save me one please
    Good Morning

    Rain and wind here , been out with our Poppy and most of snow washed away

    I have a 10 birthday treat from M&S free womens socks or tights up to the value of 10 use online or instore

    I will have to log in not sure if my card is stored online or not.
    I have never used it for a purchase yet

    If not will have to find the card.
    Originally posted by tweets
    Glad the snow has gone its not your birthday today is it?
    Help please

    If I order from M&S and tell DS to pick order up in store would he need proof or would order number do please ?
    Originally posted by tweets
    Sorry dont know never done anything with sparks card
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    • pippo
    • By pippo 13th Feb 18, 6:19 PM
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    Sure does

    doubt that is the reason, but been and got them redone, good job you don't have to pay again
    No where yet, just getting in before price increase in March


    Didn't have time too pop in this morning was at work just gone 7
    Originally posted by bubbs
    I read that quickly and thought you said 'Didn't have time too poop this morning'
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:21 PM
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    Hey, long time no speak. Thought I would poke my head in and say hi.
    Frankie & Bennies have unlimited pancakes today!!!
    Originally posted by jamsponge
    Hello
    Nice to see you
    Just in case anyone is short on poo. Worth looking out in other stores...

    https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/asda-shampoo-clearance-from-50p-instore-blackpool-wellbeck-2893610
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    I got some tresemme hairspray today 62p
    Hope you are ok TS?
    Good morning lovely peoples

    Hope everyone has their favourite toppings and more on their pancakes today.

    Sadly none for me as I!!!8217;m home alone





    I cannot look at one since I won the Cadbury Creme Egg Eating Contest at a rugby club, many moons ago
    Originally posted by Jeremiah T Stone
    Lovely to see you JTS
    You can make pancakes for yourself
    Spill the beans how many did you eat?
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:26 PM
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    Just found a couple more of the Coconut Toblerones in a Tesco Extra, for 75p (the ones reported on HotUKDeals back mid Jan) so surprised to still find some.

    Found them on top stock shelf in the Big Brands aisle.

    These are the large ones, 360g.

    BC ends 763570, BBE 8/9/2018

    .
    Originally posted by izzeyb
    well done, never seen them
    How is your pain? x

    Help required please

    I am trying to post a picture of our newest family member but although I have resized with tiny pic I cant upload

    The instruction on post one are not for tiny pic
    TIA
    Originally posted by mrsmac10
    I use postimage, have you tried that?
    Although im feeling carp, cough, sore throat, sniffles and feeling lethargic...I felt I need to go shoplifting today...

    First stop Argoose for the c+c lego glitch from last week.
    My local store didn't stock what I wanted so 25mile round trip so I have to make it worthwhile
    2nd stop gweggs for our free roll + drink via the code from ap
    3rd stop sd hair dye for dd 15p
    4th stop boots nail varnish and lip gloss 89p (90% off) but I didn't buy
    5th stop - I couldn't resist chocolate factory shop outlet..spent 6 of real money I forgot my mantra card
    6th stop T - and they had the mags this was the only store out of 5 that we have been to that had them...so armed with 6 coupons, 6 yogurt pkt + fillers all worked well

    thanks to whoever first posted the yogurts

    now home feeling shattered , coffee I think...anyone care to join me? but beware of my germs
    Originally posted by HILLBERN
    Not bad for feeling crap hope you soon feel better xx
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:30 PM
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    Just to let you know Bubbs, I was thinking you don't need a passport when you come and visit me in sunny hunny..
    you must be due a trip here again soon?
    Originally posted by HILLBERN
    Yes not been for ages will let you know we do
    Great - we can then serve at the kids birthday parties?
    Originally posted by michaels

    Not me.. lol
    Originally posted by pippo
    Awww thanks
    I was thinking zipster and DM, is DM on holiday?
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 13th Feb 18, 6:39 PM
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    BH, cant you find us a sada glitch please
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    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Feb 18, 6:45 PM
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    BH, cant you find us a sada glitch please
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Wish we could get something. I suppose we were spoilt with 3 4 2 and Droid, we may need patience LOL
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