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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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    • lj*
    • By lj* 12th Apr 18, 8:57 PM
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    Shop done earlier today, thankyou for the soups. There wasn't a great selection, I think someone may have got there before me!
    12 items (10 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda tesco
    1x Walkers Salt & Vinegar Crisps (6x25g) 1.65 1.00
    1x Ainsley Harriott Aromatic Thai Chicken & Lemongrass Cup Soup (69g) 1.00 0.50
    1x Metcalfe's Skinny Popcorn Cinema Sweet (70g) 1.00 1.00
    1x Tamnavulin Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky (70cl) 32.00 22.00
    2x Ainsley Harriott Broccoli & Stilton Cup Soup (72g) 2.00 1.00
    1x Walkers Prawn Cocktail Crisps (6x25g) 1.65 1.00
    1x Nescafe Gold Black Instant Coffee (200g) 4.50 4.50
    1x Nescafe Gold Blend Instant Coffee (200g) 7.49 4.50
    1x Metcalfe's Skinny Popcorn Sweet 'n Salt (80g) 1.00 1.00
    2x Ainsley Harriott Szechuan Hot & Sour Cup Soup (60g) 2.00 1.00
    Comparison total (compared products only) 54.29 37.50
    +16.79 cheaper
    • HILLBERN
    • By HILLBERN 12th Apr 18, 8:58 PM
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    No it's finished but they'd left the signs up, so they had to give me a refund for one bottle and a 2 giftcard for overcharging me.

    Sns
    Originally posted by SweetnSavvy

    first time ive been in my asda for a while and the sel on a few of the wines were still there....but I knew my store wouldn't willingly give a gift card without causing a fuss, and as I want to keep a low profile...

    I have only ever had 1 giftcard, and that I asked for, but I had to fill in my name and address, is this normal ? just wondering
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 12th Apr 18, 8:58 PM
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    edited slightly for you
    Originally posted by zippydooda
    It was a Boots link
    Hee hee they are not syn free anyway. Think about 3 syns each unless u know better

    Welcome back
    Originally posted by gocat

    Benecol Fat Free Yogurt Peach (125g pot) 1
    Benecol Fat Free Yogurt Rhubarb (125g pot) 1
    Benecol Fat Free Yogurt Strawberry (125g pot) 1
    Benecol Fat Free Yogurt Black Cherry (125g pot) 1
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    • zippydooda
    • By zippydooda 12th Apr 18, 9:01 PM
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    Now you just gone and upset TM, she was so near too!
    Originally posted by davemorton


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    will bubbs lose her crown, we will see tomorrow lol
    does anyone know when series 3 of ashes to ashes is on drama

    let me know please.
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:03 PM
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    Guess who came home without buying the soups . Need to go back out again (or am I too lazy).
    Originally posted by elainemn
    I've had a Souper evening and I'm on tick tick alert

    I came in tonight to face this.......one of the before pictures of the kitchen

    Look at the difference in the colour of the stone floor

    Bet when we go to bed tonight there will be spiders all over the place

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    • MKS
    • By MKS 12th Apr 18, 9:06 PM
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    Where the fork canel have you been??
    Originally posted by scamps1966
    Like your terminology.
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:08 PM
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    Wobble with the wine.
    Originally posted by scamps1966


    You'll have to stop drinking it scamps
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    • zippydooda
    • By zippydooda 12th Apr 18, 9:10 PM
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    3x Baxters Favourites Royal Game Soup (400g) 3.21 2.25
    1x Baxters Favourites Chicken Broth (400g) 1.07 0.75
    3x Baxters Favourites French Onion Soup (400g) 3.21 2.25
    5x Baxters Favourites Cream of Tomato (400g) 5.35 3.75
    5x Baxters Favourites Lentil & Bacon Soup (400g) 5.35 3.75
    2x Baxters Favourites Chicken & Vegetable Soup (400g) 2.14 1.50
    5x Baxters Favourites Pea & Ham Soup (400g) 5.35 3.75
    2x Baxters Favourites Potato & Leek Soup (400g) 2.14 1.50
    3x Baxters Favourites Cream of Chicken Soup (400g) 3.21 2.25
    1x Baxters Favourites Scotch Broth (400g) 1.07 0.75
    Originally posted by **Bonzo**
    11.85 apg. well done
    does anyone know when series 3 of ashes to ashes is on drama

    let me know please.
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:13 PM
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    No need i'm here but not going for them
    Originally posted by bubbs
    That's not very nice

    Welcome home bubbs.......TS has been doing a sterling job in your absence
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 12th Apr 18, 9:16 PM
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    That's not very nice

    Welcome home bubbs.......TS has been doing a sterling job in your absence
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Thanks, been here all the time just not posted, hopped , skipped and jumped a bit though
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    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:18 PM
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    Now you just gone and upset TM, she was so near too!
    Originally posted by davemorton


    Thank you izzeyb.

    I had a few 4/5 wombles to use up.

    One of several identical shops

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    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:20 PM
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    will bubbs lose her crown, we will see tomorrow lol
    Originally posted by zippydooda
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    • izzeyb
    • By izzeyb 12th Apr 18, 9:20 PM
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    11.85 apg. well done
    Originally posted by zippydooda

    was looking for the white writing
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 12th Apr 18, 9:21 PM
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    Has anyone tried the low fat lemon greek yogurts from Aldi? They are lush, fully recommend them
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    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 12th Apr 18, 9:22 PM
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    A good buy

    upload pic
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    • izzeyb
    • By izzeyb 12th Apr 18, 9:23 PM
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    Has anyone tried the low fat lemon greek yogurts from Aldi? They are lush, fully recommend them
    Originally posted by bubbs

    Yes they are, especially with a big dollop of honey in them



    which sort of defeats the low fat bit
    • Sarahdol75
    • By Sarahdol75 12th Apr 18, 9:23 PM
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    Welcome home bubbs.
    Walk 3000 miles in a year challenge 2018


    835.4 miles 21.05.18
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 12th Apr 18, 9:24 PM
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    Yes they are, especially with a big dollop of honey in them



    which sort of defeats the low fat bit
    Originally posted by izzeyb
    I dont usually like greek yoghurts but saw them recommended and tried and OMG
    Last edited by bubbs; 12-04-2018 at 9:30 PM.
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    • scamps1966
    • By scamps1966 12th Apr 18, 9:29 PM
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    You'll have to stop drinking it scamps
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    I know!! I saw you on the bench by Blackpool pier and thought you'd had enough. Your stockings were impressive!!
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 12th Apr 18, 9:31 PM
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    will bubbs lose her crown, we will see tomorrow lol
    Originally posted by zippydooda
    How on earth did I get to that level, I never chat

    I didn't like the Sainsbury's one
    Originally posted by pandoraskids
    It isn't as nice as the T or A one (suspect they are the same) but will do in an emergency!

    Has anyone tried the low fat lemon greek yogurts from Aldi? They are lush, fully recommend them
    Originally posted by bubbs
    You know those cream topped yogurt size deserts they do, think they do in vanilla and chocolate? They used to do a lemon one of those years ago, they were lovely.

    Still hunting for DVD and CD storage. Debating about under bed boxes, will have to sit down and work out how many would go in them though. It's no good having no HUKD huntress on the thread now
    Last edited by Enterprise 1701C; 12-04-2018 at 9:33 PM.
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