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    • mansey
    • By mansey 6th Dec 17, 6:15 PM
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    Compers Challenge 2018
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    • 6th Dec 17, 6:15 PM
    Compers Challenge 2018 6th Dec 17 at 6:15 PM
    Woo that's us ready to start on January 1st 2018 folks

    Good luck to all for the Compers Challenge 2018
    (Your gonna need it)


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    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 24-01-2018 at 10:01 AM.
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
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    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 7:01 PM
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    So 41 boxes x 20 teabags per box = 820 teabags

    Divided by 365 days = 2 1/4 cups of tea per day

    Still a nice prize though
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 5th Jan 18, 7:07 PM
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    I've won some Mam milestone cards. The only thing I think I can cross off is number 22.

    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 7:37 PM
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    I've won some Mam milestone cards. The only thing I think I can cross off is number 22.
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    A challenge completed is a challenge completed Marg

    You need lessons from lucinad to make wins fit
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 5th Jan 18, 7:47 PM
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    Help please Lucinad!!!!

    Don't even knnow if I can cross off 22 (prize less than 10 as I don't think you can buy them, but similar sets sell for 12.99).

    Who would have thought that with my second win, I cannot find what to cross off?
    Last edited by Marg2k8; 05-01-2018 at 7:58 PM.

    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 5th Jan 18, 8:29 PM
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    Good plan.....but only 1 challenge a day remember? Or is the newt less strict when its a prize for him? or is it her?
    Originally posted by GPark
    The newt is all wise and the source of all knowledge. Praise be to the newt.

    And I can type !!!!
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 8:40 PM
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    Help please Lucinad!!!!

    Don't even knnow if I can cross off 22 (prize less than 10 as I don't think you can buy them, but similar sets sell for 12.99).

    Who would have thought that with my second win, I cannot find what to cross off?
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    Marg it was a FB comp cards are floppy some of the cards are pink and some are blue

    Your not trying
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 8:42 PM
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    The newt is all wise and the source of all knowledge. Praise be to the newt.

    And I can type !!!!
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    You can type what?
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 5th Jan 18, 9:08 PM
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    Marg it was a FB comp cards are floppy some of the cards are pink and some are blue

    Your not trying
    Originally posted by mansey

    I don't have FB, so didn't enter on there. and they might have bits of blue or pink on them, but they are not really one or the other. I don't know if they arre floppy or not, as I haven't opened the pack. It will be part of a gift for a baby shower.

    Hubby thinks I am really trying

    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 9:27 PM
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    I don't have FB, so didn't enter on there. and they might have bits of blue or pink on them, but they are not really one or the other. I don't know if they arre floppy or not, as I haven't opened the pack. It will be part of a gift for a baby shower.

    Hubby thinks I am really trying
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    There's just no helping some folks

    Lucinad will be along soon..........anyone else got any ideas for Margs cards?
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 9:28 PM
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    I don't have FB, so didn't enter on there. and they might have bits of blue or pink on them, but they are not really one or the other. I don't know if they arre floppy or not, as I haven't opened the pack. It will be part of a gift for a baby shower.

    Hubby thinks I am really trying
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    Was it a Twitter comp?
    Are they shiny?
    Last edited by mansey; 05-01-2018 at 9:31 PM.
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 5th Jan 18, 9:32 PM
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    Was it a Twitter comp?
    Are they shiny?
    Originally posted by mansey
    No and no.

    • 3forholidays
    • By 3forholidays 5th Jan 18, 9:44 PM
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    I've won some Mam milestone cards. The only thing I think I can cross off is number 22.
    Originally posted by Marg2k8
    Are they plastic?
    A good life is when you assume nothing, do more, need less, smile often, dream big, laugh a lot, and realise how blessed you are.

    SPC No 043
    SPC 10 - 520 SPC 11 - 955 (as at Apr'18)
    • lucinad
    • By lucinad 5th Jan 18, 9:46 PM
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    a years supply is what i would go for..... listen before you scoff, these are cards to mark milestones of the 1st year of a babys life.... a years supply of milestone cards.... this is viable i am telling you!

    looser ties:?
    something yellow.... yes there is a lot of yellow on them
    toy?... i mean anything is a toy if it is played with!
    edible.... see above! if it is eaten it is edible!?
    something pleasant to smell.... some people like the smell of cards.....are you one of those people??
    something for your pet,,,,, i know a few dogs that would love to play/eat them!
    pink
    blue
    floppy... definitely
    something for your kids bedroom

    any help???
    June wins: only connect quiz book
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 9:49 PM
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    a years supply is what i would go for..... listen before you scoff, these are cards to mark milestones of the 1st year of a babys life.... a years supply of milestone cards.... this is viable i am telling you!

    looser ties:?
    something yellow.... yes there is a lot of yellow on them
    toy?... i mean anything is a toy if it is played with!
    edible.... see above! if it is eaten it is edible!?
    something pleasant to smell.... some people like the smell of cards.....are you one of those people??
    something for your pet,,,,, i know a few dogs that would love to play/eat them!
    pink
    blue
    floppy... definitely
    something for your kids bedroom

    any help???
    Originally posted by lucinad
    I like the years supply of achievement cards, good one
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • lucinad
    • By lucinad 5th Jan 18, 9:52 PM
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    or... rhymes with tat.... flat?
    June wins: only connect quiz book
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 9:52 PM
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    Are they plastic?
    Originally posted by 3forholidays
    That's a good one too sure they will be plastic coated so they don't tear

    I am sure we have spent too many years around that lucinad wifey
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • lucinad
    • By lucinad 5th Jan 18, 9:53 PM
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    or rhymes with tat..... stat.... each milestone is a statistic....err maybe not
    June wins: only connect quiz book
    • mansey
    • By mansey 5th Jan 18, 9:56 PM
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    I can just see the Newts face reading this..........
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    !!!8213; Billy Joel

    "You are awful - but I do like you! - Mandy
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 6th Jan 18, 7:55 AM
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    Thanks for the amazing suggestions. I think I will go with the idea of a year's supply of, since they are indeed intended to be spread out throughought the first year of a baby's life.
    Last edited by Marg2k8; 06-01-2018 at 8:02 AM.

    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 6th Jan 18, 8:02 AM
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    On a separate note, I see that February's challenge is to win a C2W prize. Better get those entries in now folks if you want to cross that one off. I have entered a measly 134 C2W comps so far this year. I had better up my efforts I think.

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